IP Engenharia integrates International Conference


Organized by the New Silk Road Friends Association (NSRFA) in cooperation with ISEG -School of Economics and Management from the University of Lisbon, this conference, held at ISEG's premises on 23 March, sought to explain and discuss various issues related with the ambitious project, launched in 2013 by the President of China, named "One Belt One Road Initiative and 21st Century Maritime Silk Road."

The conference was supported by the Secretary of State for Internationalization, Eurico Brilhante Dias, and was attended by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Augusto Santos Silva, the Ambassador of China in Lisbon, Cai Run, and the President of the NSRFA General Assembly, Choi Man Hin.

IP Engenharia was represented by the Managing Director, Amílcar Monteiro, who was a member of the round table dedicated to the theme "How Portuguese and Chinese companies can engage in projects in Portugal and other Portuguese Speaking Countries in Africa, Asia and South America".

IPE's intervention focused on cooperation between Portuguese and Chinese companies to develop sustainable projects in the Portuguese-speaking African countries (in fact and not only in theory), taking as an example the recent IPE partnerships with some of the largest Chinese companies from the infrastructure sector, and the mutual advantages.