Istanbul PPPCoE organized Turkey-Ukraine PPP Working Committee’s PPP Training and Workshop in cooperation with Republic of Turkey Ministry of Economy and Turkish Contractors Association (TMB) along with CARF-Boğaziçi University between 19–22 September, 2017 in Istanbul.

The 4-day training and workshop program was held exclusively for Ukrainian Bureaucrats. Representatives from the following Authorities were present: Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine, Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine, Ministry of Health of Ukraine and Ministry of Finance of Ukraine. The Deputy Minister of Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine and the Deputy Minister of Ministry of Health of Ukraine, as well as the Head of Department of Directorate General of Free Zones, Overseas Investment and Services of Republic of Turkey Ministry or Economy attended the Training and Workshop program as well.

Istanbul PPPCoE’s experienced and professional team gave insight on PPP implementation, PPP legislation, Financing, Alternative Financing Methods, Contract Management, Negotiation, Risks and Turkish Case Studies. Along with the theoretical and practical knowledge exchange a welcoming and networking dinner was organized at Conrad Istanbul Bosphorus. At the dinner Ukrainian and Turkish governmental representatives met private sector representatives. The dinner was an excellent platform to enhance once network, form collaborations, partnerships and new businesses. The training program also included site visits such as the 3rd bridge, Eurasia Tunnel and the 3rd Airport. The training and workshop program was finalized with a certification ceremony. The organizers and the Ukrainian Delegation had a chance to take everlasting photos of memory at the end of the program. Besides, the Ukraine Participants joined the organized cultural tour of Istanbul. Both parties promised to have a close and strong collaboration in the future.