2012 Edition : Auto Supply Chain Forum


Day 2 - 28th Sept 2012

  • 09:00 am - 09:50 am : Registration with Tea /Coffee

  • 09:50 am - 10:00 am : Welcome note by

    • Mr. Jasjit Sethi, CEO, TCI Supply Chain Solutions Ltd.
  • 10:00 am - 11:30 am : Panel Discussion Sessions

    Lean Supply Chain - Weighing Cost vs. Strategy in the Auto Supply Chain

    • Mr. Jasjit Sethi, CEO, TCI Supply Chain Solutions Ltd. (Moderator)
    • Mr. Ramki Ramakrishnan, Director - Purchasing and Demand Chain, SKF Asia
    • Mr. Srinivasan Sarangapani, GM - SCM, Timken India Ltd.
    • Mr. R Hari Kumar, GM - Supply Chain, Maruti Suzuki India Ltd.
    • Mr. S. K. Krishnan, VP (Demand Chain Management), Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (Automotive Division)
    • Mr. Manu R. Bhalla, Director & Global Head - Contract Logistics & Supply Chain, Freight Systems (India) Pvt. Ltd.
  • 11:30 am - 11:50 am : Tea / Coffee & Networking Break

  • 11:50 am - 04:50 pm : Individual Presentation

  • 11:50 am - 12:15 pm : Topic: Supply Chain Capacity - Strategic Desire for Business Growth

    • Mr. Swithun Manoharan, VP - Supply Chain & Strategic Sourcing, Tractors and Farm Equipment Ltd.
  • 12:15 pm - 12:40 pm : Topic: Building an Agile & Customer Centric Supply Chain

    • Mr. S. K. Krishnan, VP (Demand Chain Management), Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (Automotive Division)
  • 12:40 pm - 1:05 pm : Topic: Lean Logistics

    • Mr. Rajnikant Sharma, Associate VP - SCM, Hero Motocorp Ltd.
  • 01:05 pm - 01:45 pm : Lunch & Networking Break

  • 01:45 pm - 02:10 pm : Topic: Redesigning the Supply Chain Strategy to address the Distribution Challenges in India

    • Mr. Vijay Kumar V, Sr. GM, Demand Planning & Logistics, Automotive Aftermarket, Bosch Ltd.
  • 02:10 pm - 03:10 pm : Topic: What ails the Indian Auto Supply Chain and the way forward

    • Mr. Kiran Kothekar, Founder Director, Vector Consulting
  • 03:10 pm - 03:35 pm : Topic: Optimising Supply Chain Flexibility & Visibility to better manage uncertainty in Volatile Market

    • Mr. Anand Maithani, Head - Supply Chain, India Office, Apollo Tyres
  • 03:35 pm - 04:00 pm : Topic: Role of Technology in Indian Logistics Management

    • Mr. Ravi Begur, Head - IT & Sustainability, Mahindra Logistics Ltd.
  • 04:00 pm - 04:25 pm : Tea / Coffee & Networking Break

  • 04:25 pm - 04:50 pm : Topic: Role of Technology in "Agility, Adaptability & Alignment" of SCM.

    • Mr. Abhay Singh, VP - SCM, Subros Ltd.
  • 04:50 pm - 06:15 pm : Panel Discussion Sessions

    Redesigning your Supply Chain Strategy to address distribution challenges in India

    • Mr. Kiran Kothekar, Founder Director, Vector Consulting (Moderator)
    • Mr. Amit Banerjee, GM - Supply Chain (Parts), Tata Motors Ltd.
    • Mr. Anand Maithani, Head - Supply Chain, India Office, Apollo Tyres
    • Mr. Vijay Kumar V., Sr. GM, Demand Planning & Logistics, Automotive Aftermarket, Bosch Ltd.
    • Mr. Abhay Singh, VP - SCM, Subros Ltd.
  • 06:15 pm : Conference Adjourns