Automotive Manufacturing Solutions

Tuesday 14th June 2011

18:00 – 21:00
Pre-conference cocktail reception and registration
A chance to be introduced and get to know the people with whom you will be talking to during the conference.             


Wednesday 15th June 2011

08:00 – 09:00

09:00 – 10:30
Session 1

State of the Industry
As Russia returns to form, how will the market adapt this year? What is the economic forecast and in which ways will business change?
Jan Bures, Head of Group Service Division, Volkswagen Group Russia
John Mylonas, Chief Executive Officer and General Director, MYLA Motors
Alexey Serezhenkin, Deputy Executive Director, Association of Russian Automakers (OAR)
Maxim Akimov, Vice Governor, Kaluga Region

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee hosted by

11:00 – 12:30
Session 2

Suppliers' Supply Chain
This session will look at the longer supply chain and global versus local sourcing strategies in the Russian market.
Peter Layer, Head of Purchasing and Supply Chain, General Motors Russia and CIS
Igor Matrosov, Supply Chain Manager, Stavrovo Automotive Systems, Inergy Automotive
Marc Breneisser, General Director, STS Logistics
German Suvorov, Sales and Marketing Manager, GEFCO Russia

12:30 – 14:00

Lunch hosted by

14:00 – 15:30

Session 3
A close up on Customs
Without a clear and transparent procedure, is there a way for logistics operators to avoid the 'customs risk' and successfully scale the confusing regulations that are still vastly impacting on the automotive logistics market in Russia? This session will re-open the discussion on the code and seek to clarify the new process.
Wilhelmina Shavshina, Head of Foreign Trade Regulation, PhD in LawDLA Piper
Harry Doms, Logistics Director EMEA and APAC, Tesla Motors
Igor Aluchine, Customs Department Manager, GEFCO Russia
Alexander Rogan, Managing Director, Priority Freight CIS

15:30 – 16:00

Coffee hosted by 

16:00 – 17:30

Session 4
Managing capacity
Is steep recovery speeding ahead of the ability to forecast capacity demand, and is port and rail investment the key to improving this shortfall and cope with increasing volumes? This session will look to explore the current climate and ask what can and will be done. 
Jean-Philippe Jouandin, Supply Chain Director, Renault Russia
Fumitaka Kawashima, Senior Director of Sales, Logistics and Dealer Development, Toyota Motor Russia
Vladimir Chernichkin, Sales Director, TransContainer

17:30 – 21:30

Gala dinner: River Palace Cruise

Thursday 16th June 2011

08:30 – 09:00

09:00 – 10:30
Session 5a

Service parts logistics
The service parts industry in Russia faces a different set of challenges than in its neighbouring Western Europe. This workshop will examine these differences and offer a review and examination of efficiency in the supply chain.
Anna Blumkina, Spare Parts and Accessories Director, Renault Russia
Anna Klinskova, Sales and Marketing Director, Kuehne + Nagel
Michael Hess, Director of International Business Development, Tablogix

Session 5b

Moving vehicles in Russia
An in-depth look at road versus rail, damage control, and capacity issues. The workshop will explore the changing priorities.

Ekaterina Makarytcheva, Head of Logistics, Citroën, Peugeot Citroën Russia with Irina Akmeeva, Damage specialist at Peugeot Citroën Russia
Alexey Tenkov, Head of Forecast, Logistics and DIstribution, General Motors CIS
Anna Vorobjeva, Logistics Director, MAN Russia
Alberto Picco,
Sales Director, Rolfo

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee hosted by

11:00 – 12:30
Session 6a

Materials handling and packaging
How to choose the right solution for automotive parts logistics.
Harry Doms, Logistics Director EMEA and APAC, Tesla Motors
Michael Kutin, Automotive Sales Director Russia, Schoeller Arca Systems
Stanislav Morozov, Customs Department Manager, GEFCO Russia

Session 6b

Planning the right import and export logistics
The Russian market grew significantly in 2010 and so did the ports. Looking specifically at port capacity, this session will explore new practices.
Moderator: Ivan Karasev
Yury Kotsur, Head of Logistics, Peugoet, Peugeot Citroën Russia
Olga Valieva, Senior Manager Logistics Vehicles, Toyota Motor Russia
Alexander Goloviznin, Deputy General Director – Port Business, Ust Luga Company
Hanne Lumme, Vice President, Head of Unit Marketing and Sales, Finnlines

12:30 – 14:00

14:00 – 15:00
Session 7

The prime opportunity to discuss with your peers the main challenges of the coming year.

15:00 – 15:30

Coffee hosted by

15:30 – 16:00
Session 8

Making it happen
A not to be missed opportunity to have a real impact on the future of your industry. A chance to ask the questions, or offer advice on long term strategies of the government, the carmakers, the suppliers and of course the logistics service providers.

16:00 – 17:00

Coffee hosted by