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Breakfast Seminar: Lao PDR: A Power Project Nirvana?, Bangkok, Thailand

When: 23 September 2015

Where: Bangkok, Thailand

The “Lao PDR: A Power Project Nirvana?” aimed to share insights gained from our indepth experience in the Mekong region, ASEAN, South Asia, and beyond. 

Audray Souche, Deputy Head Regional Energy, Mining and Infrastructure Practice Group, Walter Heiser, Senior Counsel, Lao PDR, Duangkamol Ingkapattanakul, Senior Legal Adviser, Thailand, and a guest speaker explored power projects, trends, and challenges in the Lao PDR.


  • Historical perspective – 20 years of Lao hydropower  development. General trends in the Government of the Lao PDR’s policies and key Lao law issues; 
  • From MoU to operations: Lao law perspectives on the development process;
  • Common traps, pitfalls and solutions;
  • Case study – Feedback from a Developer; and 
  • Q&A/ Discussion.

Event Details:

Time: 8:00am – 10:00am (registration and breakfast starts at 7:30am)

Venue: Dusit Thani Hotel Bangkok, 946 Rama IV Road, Bangkok 10500