Master Development P3’s: A View to the Future

As public entities explore the utilization of Public-Private Partnerships for their Social Infrastructure needs, the fit of P3’s for Master Development Projects stands out.  The P3 delivery method helps public entities bundle multiple buildings, parking and related facilities into a single large project, utilizing economies of scale and the expertise and financing of private developers to help make such projects a reality.  A panel of private and public experts will discuss case studies of Master Development P3 projects currently underway in several states, including a Master Development P3 Project at the University of Kansas and the Long Beach Civic Center P3 Project in California.  The discussion will explore why and how the P3 method is being utilized for these transformative projects, including the financial, risk sharing and life cycle energy efficiency incentives for same.


  • William Eliopoulos, Partner and Co-Chair P3/Design-Build Infrastructure Practice Group, Rutan & Tucker, LLP
  • Orion Fulton, Senior Manager, Transaction Advice, ARUP
  • Shannan Nelson, Assistant Vice Provost, Business Operations, University of Kansas
  • Geoffrey Stricker, Managing Director, Edgemoor Infrastructure & Real Estate