Tuesday, 19 April 2016
18:00 – 21:00
Pre-conference drinks reception
A great chance to get together with fellow delegates, in a relaxed atmosphere, before the formal conference days. Bring lots of business cards!
Wednesday, 20 April 2016
08:00 – 09:00
Registration and welcome coffee
09:00 – 10:15
Session 1: The Silk Road ahead
This session discusses the high level plans, visions and strategies for the Chinese automotive and logistics industries.
What is China’s role on the global stage?
The strategic positioning of Chengdu.
Cai Jin Vice President CFLP
Shen Jinjun Chairman China Automobile Dealers Association
Chen Zhongwei Director Chengdu Economic and Technological Development Zone
11:00 – 12:15
Session 2: Linking China to the rest of the world
Is China the most global automotive region, with parts and cars moving to and from China.
David Zhang Director Integrated Supply Chain, Asia Pacific Delphi
Magnus Ödling Director, Inbound Logistics APAC Volvo Cars
Sharon Gray Global Director, Automotive Key Accounts Chep Automotive & Industrial
Sales Director China GEFCO
Network Sales Steering Director GEFCO
12:15 – 14:00
14:00 – 15:15
Session 3: Automation, innovation and globalization
Vehicle makers and logistics service providers discuss the impact of automation and innovation on automotive logistics in China.
Xu Guangqing Managing Director Logistics Engineering & Ops SAIC GM
Ge XiaoQing General Manager Kingfour Marine
Feng Hanping Chief Technology Officer Careland
16:00 – 17:30
Session 4: China manufacturing 4.0
The impact of Internet of Things and the intelligence use of big data on Chinese automotive
Rui Zhu Director Supply Chain Chery Jaguar Land Rover
17:30 – 21:00
Thursday, 21 April 2016
08:30 – 09:00
Registration and coffee
09:00 – 10:15
Session 5A: World class vehicle logistics
How transportation quality, visibility and automation will take vehicle logistics to the next level.
Al Cardona Head Finished Vehicle Logistics & Customs BMW China
Bill Pawluk Chairman & CEO CTM/Lohr
Zhai Xuehun CEO Beijing Chinaway Technologies Co.,Ltd(G7)
Session 5B: China Automotive Import and Export Logistics
What this means for the automotive and logistics industry.
Wu Songquan Director, Auto Industry Policy Research Section China Automotive Technology and Research Centre
Gao Feng President, General Manager China Railway Special Cargo Automobile Logistics
Representative from Chengdu Economic & Technological Development Zone
11:00 – 12:15
Session 6A: The increasing importance of the suppliers supply chain
More of the responsibility for automotive logistics is now with the tier suppliers, as is the risk. The need to be global and local.
Andreas Subbe Director Logistics SCMA Asia Pacific Continental Automotive
Dr. Martin Lockstrom APAC Head of Purchasing Excellence DSM
Jason Zhu Logistics & Materials Director, China Lear Corporation
Christopher Tiffany Regional Vertical Lead, Automotive APAC DSV
Session 6B: China Automotive Import and Export Logistics
Regulations and strategies for Chinas increasing world trade.
Liu Dawei Marketing director Beijing Changjiu Logistics co. Ltd
Yang Ming International Company General manager Chang’an Minsheng APLL Logistics
14:00 – 15:15
Session 7A: The After-sales and Service parts supply chain
Manufacturing supplies the vehicles, sales and marketing sells them but is is the service parts industry that keeps the customers coming back. This session discusses the vital role that logistics plays.
Wang Gencai Chief of Service Part logistics section Dongfeng Nissan SCM Dept.
Abraham Yue Parts Department Manager Scania Sales
Sean Shen Vertical Market Manager, Automotive, Greater China Geodis
Lemon Liu Aftersales Director Renault China
Session 7B: China Automotive Import and Export Logistics
A panel of leading experts – vehicle makers and logistics service providers – discuss the isses that affect international logistics, to and from China.
Rider Liu Head of Commercial China Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics
Volkswagen, BMW, Volvo, Porsche, Tesla, SAIC Import and Export, FAW Import and Export , Zhengzhou Yutong, BYD
15:45 – 16:45
Session 8: 20/20 Vision
A high level panel discusses the major themes to emerge from the conference and aims to identify future actions for the development of the Chinese automotive logistics industry.
Managing Director Logistics Engineering & Ops SAIC GM
Deputy Director Material Planning & Logistics Chang An Ford
Director Logistics SCMA Asia Pacific Continental Automotive