Project Development & Finance

  • Infra Finance Breakfast Club

    27 Oct 2017
    New York

    The Infra Finance Breakfast Club held a panel session entitled “Autonomous and Connected Vehicles – Implications and Opportunities for the Infra Investor,” which took place at Shearman & Sterling’s New York office on October 27, 2017. Counsel Paul Epstein (New York-Project Development & Finance) moderated the session. Paul also gave opening remarks in which he highlighted key drivers of the increased global interest in autonomous vehicles (or AVs), including advances in technology, changes in demographic attitudes, the expanding market for electric vehicles and an increased focus on connectivity (or Internet of Things (IoT)) in the auto industry.

  • MEED: Transforming Power Conference 2017

    16 Oct 2017

    Counsel Brendan Hundt (Saudi Arabia-Project Development & Finance) spoke at the MEED: Transforming Power Conference on October 16 at the Serdaal Ballroom, Westin Mina Seyahi in Dubai. Brendan discussed new financing structures for Middle East power projects on The Future of Energy Finance panel. 

  • US-Africa Business Summit

    16 Jul 2017
    Washington DC
    Counsel Kimberly Heimert (Washington, D.C.-Project Development & Finance), moderated a panel of industry leaders at the Corporate Council on Africa’s U.S.-Africa Business Summit on July 16, focusing on African Integrated Regional Infrastructure Projects.
  • 2017 African Energy Forum (AEF)

    7-9 Jun 2017

    Partner Nicholas Buckworth (London-Project Development & Finance), head of the firm's Africa Group, spoke at the 2017 African Energy Forum (AEF), held from June 7-9 in Copenhagen. During the conference, he led the session on “The Future of Coal and Nuclear in Africa.”

  • Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation Special Institute Conference

    26 Apr 2017
    Quito, Ecuador

    Partner Cynthia Urda Kassis (New York-Project Development & Finance), alongside partner Manuel Orillac (New York-Capital Markets) and of counsel Danforth Newcomb (New York-Litigation) presented at the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation Special Institute on International Mining and Oil & Gas Law, Development, and Investment in Quito, Ecuador on April 26, 2017.

  • Corporate Law at an International Law Firm: Developing a Global Practice

    8 Feb 2017
    Durham, NC

    Shearman & Sterling sponsored a panel at Duke University titled “Corporate Law at an International Law Firm: Developing a Global Practice.”

  • American Exploration & Mining Association Conference

    8 Dec 2016
    Partner Cynthia Urda Kassis (New York-Project Development & Finance) presented on “Financing Mining Projects: Is There a New Normal?” at the American Exploration & Mining Association’s (AEMA) 122nd Annual Meeting, Exposition & Short Courses, in Reno on December 8, 2016.
  • Mines & Money Conference London

    29 Nov 2016
    Partner Cynthia Urda Kassis (New York-Project Development & Finance) joined the Women in Mining UK Panel on “Market Developments in Acquisition and Development Finance” at the Mines & Money Conference in London on November 29, 2016.

  • Mining & Investment Latin America Summit

    24-25 Oct 2016
    New York
    Patricia Hammes (New York-Project Development & Finance) joined a panel on “What Are Investment, Commercial and Development Banks Focusing on to Support Mining Companies in Latin America?” at the Mining & Investment Latin America Summit in Lima.
  • P3 Breakfast Club

    19 Oct 2016
    New York City

    Counsel Paul Epstein (New York-Project Development & Finance) moderated a breakfast panel of the P3 Breakfast Club entitled “The U.S. Water Sector and Private Sector Investment” on October 19, 2016.


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