Immediate Past President,
Malaysian Water Association (MWA)
Plenary Session 2
11:30 - 13:00 (GMT+8)
Post Pandemic: Public-Private Partnerships for Water Infrastructures
In this session, we will see the Chief Economic Advisor for Salcon Engineering Berhad, Dato’ Dr. Tan Yew Chong, sharing his experience and expertise within the scope of Public Private Partnership (PPP) in Malaysia. Due to the impact of Covid-19 Pandemic, using PPP model for water and wastewater infrastructure development could reduce the financial burden of the government. The content of this presentation covers the concept and model of PPP; the structure of PPP and its achievements; PPP for water and waste water services, issues and challenges, and the way forward. In addition, this paper intends to share the success stories of Salcon Berhad and how does the company plays a significant role as an integrated service provider in water and waste water services, particularly in water projects investment via PPP model.