Conference Schedule

One full day, Friday the 23rd November.

08:15 AM

Registration and morning coffee

08:45 AM

Opening remarks

Laurent Billès-Garabédian

Managing Partner, Le BIPE - BDO Advisory, France

08:50 AM

Breakfast Meeting
Keynote Speaker - Olympics Infrasture market opportunities

Nicolas Ferrand

Head of SOLIDEO - Olympics Infrasture Contractor
15' for Q&A with the audience

09:35 AM

Conference programme

Pascal Marlier

Partner at Le BIPE - BDO Advisory

09:40 AM

European macroeconomic outlook

Valérie Plagnol / Renaud Muller

Economists at Le BIPE - BDO Advisory

10:15 AM

European construction market outlook to 2021

Pascal Marlier,

Partner, Le BIPE - BDO Advisory, France

10:40 AM

Coffee break

11:00 AM


Youssef Yacoubi

Senior Manager, Le BIPE - BDO Advisory, France

11:25 AM

The Greater Paris area development : what opportunities and what new requirements for the construction markets?

Jacques Godron

President of Business Club of Greater Paris

11:50 AM

Announcement of next EUROCONSTRUCT Conference

12:00 AM


13:15 AM

Netherlands and Belgium

Jean-Pierre Libaert

Representative, AQUIEC-VKEBI, Belgium

13:40 PM

Germany, Austria and Switzerland

Julia Bachtroegler

Researcher / Structural Change and Regional Development, WIFO, Austria

14:05 PM

United Kingdom and Ireland

James Hastings

Head of Construction Futures, EXPERIAN, United Kingdom

14:30 PM

Coffee break

14:50 PM

Italy, Spain and Portugal

Antonio Coimbra

Managing Director, TECNINVEST, Portugal

15:15 AM

Sweden, Denmark, Norway and Finland

Nejra Macic

Chief Economist, PROGNOSESENTERET AS, Norway

15:40 PM

Poland, Hungary, Czech Republic and Slovakia

Janos Gaspar

Executive Director, BUILDECON, Hungary

16:05 PM

Closing session

Pascal Le Merrer

CEO, Le BIPE - BDO Advisory, France

16:10 PM

Farewell drink

Guest speakers

From both public and private sectors

Nicolas FERRAND 

General Manager of the Olympic Delivery Authority of Paris 2024, SOLIDEO

Jacques GODRON

President of Business Club of "Grand Paris"


Be a part of this great event

Premium package

2200excluding VAT

  • Programme attendance
  • Summary report
  • Country report
  • Conference presentations

Additional delegate(s)

800excluding VAT

  • Programme attendance
  • Summary report
  • Conference presentations

Stunning venues along the Seine

Visit of the World famous
Roland Garros Stadium construction site

NB: the number of available places is limited *


In partnership with the French Tennis Federation (FFT), the organizers of the EUROCONSTRUCT conference in Paris invite you to visit the modernization work of the grounds of the legendary Roland Garros stadium. Vinci Construction France (project contractor), with the FFT, will present the technical issues of the project.

*For safety reasons, the places available for the visit are limited. Priority will be given to the first confirmed participants of the conference who register for the site visit.


  • Roland Garros Stadium
    51 Boulevard d'Auteuil,
    92100 Boulogne-Billancourt
    The meeting point and the logistical arrangements will be specified by e-mail to the participants.
  • Subway lines 9 and 10 Michel-Ange Molitor

  • Bus lines 22, 32, 52,
    62, 72, 123, PC1, 260

  • Parking Parking Porte d'Auteuil

acces map


Thursday 22nd, November 2018, from 3:30 p.m to 5:30 p.m
Please be at the meeting point at 3:15 pm

Duration of the visit: about 1 hour

Historic place

The legendary Roland Garros stadium, inaugurated in 1928, is currently undergoing its fourth extension / modernization phase, which will require an investment € 350 million. After the works, the stadium grounds will host the tennis events of the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Paris 2024.

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Le Jardin d'Acclimatation

A place lost in time and nature


The conference will take place at le Jardin d'Acclimatation, a natural enchanted parisian escape. It brings together 18 hectares of embellished nature that change over the seasons.


  • l'Orangerie - Jardin d'acclimatation
    Entrance: Entrée Sablons

    Rue du Bois de Boulogne, 75116 Paris
  • Subway line 1 Les Sablons

  • Le Petit Train du Jardin

  • Bus lines 43, 73, 82,
    93, PC1, 174, 244

  • INDIGO Palais des Congrès


Friday, 23th November at the l'Orangerie building. Welcome at 8:15 a.m.
Morning coffee
Conference starts at 8:45 a.m.

More details

Historic place

Le Jardin d'Acclimatation was created 150 years ago and was fully renovated this year. Since 2006, it hosts the famous Fondation d'entreprise Louis Vuitton building where artistic exhibitions are regulary organised.

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La Maison des Polytechniciens

A place in the heart of Paris steeped in history

The Gala dinner

The Gala dinner will be held in a prestigious and sumptuous place: the Polytechnique Alumni's house. This tercentenary hotel welcomed several political and artistic organisations over the centuries. We are waiting for you to share a convivial moment in the luxurious and gilded lounges.


    12 rue de Poitiers, 75007 Paris
  • Subway line 12, station Solférino

  • Line C, station Musée d'Orsay

  • Lines n°63, 69, 83, 84 et 94

  • Parking Montalembert,
    9 rue Montalembert

Access map


The Gala dinner*, will start at 7:30 p.m., on Thursday 22nd, November 2018.

*Included in the conference packages

Historic place

The hotel de Poulpry, also known as "Maison des X", located in the historical and very famous Saint-Germain-des-Prés district, is currently the Polytechnique Alumni's house, the most prestigious engineering school in France. Its lounges feature moldings and gilding. They are contemporary expressions of French elegance.

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