Stephanie Kam is an attorney at Nossaman LLP, the law firm that has played a leading role in almost every major, innovatively financed U.S. transportation infrastructure project. Ms. Kam has represented public agencies around the world using design-build, build-operate-transfer, and design-build-finance-operate-maintain project delivery, including the North-South Commuter Railway in the Philippines, Tanzania Standard Gauge Railway under construction, California High-Speed Rail, Metro Gold Line extension in Los Angeles, and MicroTransit Pilot Project in Los Angeles. Ms. Kam obtained her Juris Doctor from Osgoode Hall Law School in Canada, with a concentration in International, Comparative and Transnational Law, and is tetra-qualified (Ontario, New York, California and England & Wales).
- June 11: Contracting for innovative transport services
Procurement and Contracting for InnovationSummary of the speech for Summit website (max. 900 characters incl. spaces)
This session will explore several procurement and contracting techniques that promote innovation during the design, construction and operational phases of a public transit project using real-life examples. Structuring procurement and contracting in a certain fashion, the art in public transport, encourages developers to incorporate the best available technology, infrastructure designs and service delivery methods, leading the way to generating enhanced delivery benefits.