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JUNE 4, 2019 (San Diego, CA)

P3C Media is excited to announce the 2019 keynote speakers for the P3 Airport Summit taking place this July 22-23 in San Diego. This year’s program examines current trends in airport project delivery, while reviewing contract structures, facility types and financing mechanisms being used in today’s market. In its third year, the Summit is designed to help airport executives plan and procure successful capital initiatives, find industry best practices in selecting and negotiating with prospective partners, and take steps to ensure project success. Over 1,000 airport and industry professionals worldwide will be attending.

For the 2019 Summit we are proud to announce that along with the Honorable Joe Hockey, Ambassador of Australia to the United States, two senior leaders from the U.S. Department of Transportation have been confirmed as keynote speakers for the P3 Airport Summit. The Summit is honored to have Dan DeBono, Chief Infrastructure Funding Officer & Deputy Assistant Secretary for Transportation Policy; and Kirk Shaffer, Associate Administrator for Airports, both presenting keynotes in this year’s program.

Over two days, more than 150 leading practitioners will be presenting firsthand observations of airport P3 projects of all sizes from in different markets. The agenda will include sessions dedicated to:

  • Assessing the Feasibility of a P3 Project – What Type of Projects are Best Served by P3s
  • Identifying the Merits and Risks of P3 Structures
  • Common Pitfalls in P3 Transactions
  • How to Score, Select and Negotiate with Prospective Partners
  • Coordinating Internal and External Stakeholders to Optimize P3 Delivery
  • Meeting Deferred O&M Challenges: How Major Maintenance, Repair and Replacement Should be Considered when Evaluating a P3
  • Options for Small and Medium Hub Airports Seeking Partnerships
  • Aligning Owner, Airline and Developer Perspectives
  • Financing Solutions and Value Propositions Under the P3 Model
  • Latest Innovations and Life-Cycle Efficiencies in P3 Delivery
  • And more

“The P3 Airport Summit is an information driven, networking focused forum designed for attendees to understand the application of alternative project delivery for airport project development. This year’s program provides attendees the tools and best practices needed to meet complex project delivery goals by – while providing unparalleled networking opportunities to connect with other owners and industry leaders,” says Eric Iravani, Executive Director of the P3 Airport Summit.

The P3 Airport Summit is where the market comes to learn, discuss and share evolving concepts and state-of-the-art techniques in delivering airport partnerships. This year’s Summit will cover many recent examples of P3 airport transactions in the U.S. and abroad; examine airport infrastructure challenges faced nationwide; and how innovations in project delivery, procurement, life-cycle asset management, and technology can help solve them.

To view a full list of participating organizations and the full agenda with session descriptions please visit here:


About P3C Media, LLC
P3C Media organizes multiple public infrastructure delivery events including The Public-Private Partnership Conference & Expo (P3C), The P3 Water Summit, The P3 Airport Summit, The P3 Higher Education Summit, and The P3 Federal Conference.