Yesim Elhan-Kayalar

Advisor, Office of the Chief Economist
Asian Development Bank

Yesim Elhan-Kayalar has over 30 years of work experience in development sector and academia in 27 countries. She has worked at national and regional levels to create long-term development solutions in finance and infrastructure sectors. Currently, she develops policy and knowledge solutions for high impact development assistance in Asia and the Pacific.


Investment in Port Terminals
Wednesday 19th May 2021, 3:30PM – 4:45PM BST
The discussion of emerging technologies and the adoption of automation equipment are nothing without the discussion of the business case. This session will discuss where investment dollars should be allocated to get the best return in the terminal, and how to source the funding for projects. Why should technology solutions be included in the planning phase of infrastructure projects and what are the potential benefits?