Tuesday 14 October 2008

18:00 – 21:00

Pre-conference cocktail reception and registration
One of the many great networking opportunities to meet fellow logistics professionals and exchange business ideas in a relaxed setting.

Wednesday 15 October 2008

08:00
Registration

09:00
Session 1
State of the Industry

Is the automotive logistics industry in Turkey in good shape? EU standards and legislation are discussed to assess whether the Turkish automotive logistics sector on the right road to development

  • Özlem Gülsen, General Secretary, TAYSAD (Association of Automotive Parts and Components Manufacturers)

  • Professor Doctor Ercan Tezer, Secretary General, Automotive Manufacturers' Association (OSD)

  • Talat Yazicioglu, Logistics Manager, Celik Motor (Kia – Lada – Coopertire)


10:30
Coffee

11:00
Session 2

Development of the logistics network
Developing the logistics network Exploring improvements to ports, rail, roads, to aid Turkish logistics efforts

  • Dr Metin Türkay, Associate Professor of Industrial Engineering, Koç University

  • Professor Doctor Mehmet Tanyas, President, Logistics Association

  • Christian Zbylut, CEO Eastern Europe/Russia/Central Asia, GEFCO Õsterreich Business Unit

12:30
Lunch

14:00
Session 3

Evolution of the LSPs
Understanding how LSPs are improving their services to meet the needs of a developing automotive sector
Moderator: Ayhan Turkmen, General Manager, T&T Partners

  • Dr Jõrg Nienhaus, Department Manager Logistics, Bosch Turkey

  • Sadik Baydere, Director and Board Member, Business Development, Barsan Global Logistics

  • Ali Sener, Head of Automotive and Industry Sectors, DHL Exel Supply Chain Turkey


15:30
Coffee

16:00
Session 4

What's happening in Turkey
Experts discuss the latest developments in the finished vehicle logistics sector, and explore logistics within Turkey

  • Ozgur Kalelioglu, Director, Port Services Group, Arkas Holding

  • Onur Yalçin, Outbound Logistics Manager, TOFA (Türk Otomobil Fabrikalarý)

17:30 – 21:30
Gala dinner

This prestigious event is your chance to further acquaint yourself in a relaxed environment with fellow delegates and existing or potential customers. It's the perfect way to form those all-important long-term business relationships.

Thursday 16 October 2008

08:30
Registration

Session 5
09:00

Imports and exports – an overview
Understanding the issues involved in importing to and exporting from Turkey
Moderator: Peter Menzel, General Manager, “K” Line (Europe)

  • Konstantin Skovoroda, General Director, RTL (Russian Transport Lines)

  • Markos Vassilikos, Deputy General Manager, Neptune Lines Shipping & Managing Enterprises

  • Lutz Quietmeyer, Head, Outbound Forecasting and Capacity Management, Renault

10:30
Coffee

11:00
Session 6

Material flow and supply chain management
The importance of packaging, plant management and supply chain processes in improving logistics management is discussed

  • Cengiz Kabatepe, Assistant General Manager, Ford Otomotiv

  • Murat Gokhan Ofluoglu, Country/General Manager (Turkey), LINPAC Allibert

  • Baris Melek Doǧan, Purchasing and Logistics Manager, Avon Automotive

12:30
Lunch

14:00
ROUNDTABLES

Introducing a new feature for Automotive Logistics Turkey – a super-interactive roundtable session gives you the chance to discuss the burning issues with your peers before reporting back to the audience.

15:30
Coffee

 

16:00
Session 8
What the carmakers want
Your chance to ask the carmakers the questions

  • Emin Atac, General Manager, Purchasing, Toyota Motor Europe

  • Altan Aytaç, Supply Chain Director, TOFAS (Türk Otomobil Fabrikalarý)


17:30
Conference ends

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