2013 Edition : FMCG Supply Chain Forum


Day 1 - 26th Sept 2013

  • 08:00 am - 09:25 am : Registration with Tea/Coffee

  • 09:25 am - 09:30 am : Lamp Lighting Ceremony & Welcome Note by the Chairperson of the Forum

  • 09:30 am - 10:30 am : Keynote of the day (Main Ballroom)

    Theme : Supply Chain impact on the bottom line? The top 3 levers!

    • Mr. Rob O’Byrne, Founder and CEO, Logistics Bureau Group
  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am : Keynote of the day (Main Ballroom)

    Theme: Delivering Better Service, Reduced Costs and Increased Innovation Through Vested® Outsourcing.

    • Mr. Andrew Downard, MD, AD Supply Chain Group Pty Ltd.
  • 11:00 am - 11:15 am : Tea / Coffee & Networking Break

  • 11:15 am - 12:45 pm : Panel Discussion Session

    Theme: Create a Distinctive Competitive Strategy through Supply Chain Segmentation - Segment and Align the End to End Supply Chain Design to better Satisfy Consumer and Market Needs

    • Mr. Jasjit Sethi, CEO, TCI Supply Chain Solutions (Moderator)
    • Mr. Jagadeesh Kunchey, Head - Logistics, ITC Ltd.
    • Mr. Arvind Sharma, VP - SCM, Barista Coffee Company Ltd.
    • Mr. Anirban Basu, VP - Supply Chain, PepsiCo India Holdings Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. Arjun Varma, Director - Supply Chain, Nivea India Ltd.
  • 12:15 pm - 12:25 pm : Individual Presentation

    Collaboration-The Next Wave of Supply Chain Innovation

    • Mr. Raj Saxena, VP & Founder, Enterpriseforce
  • 12:25 pm - 12:50 pm : Individual Presentation

    Key strategies to design a demand - driven supply chain

    • Mr. Lakshman Rao, Director - Logistics, Nike India Pvt. Ltd.
  • 12:50 pm - 01:15 pm : Individual Presentation

    Evolution of Consumer Centric Supply Chain - Reaching the customers

    • Mr. Samir Chaturvedi, Head - Distribution & Logistics, Amway India Enterprises Pvt. Ltd.
  • 01:15 pm - 02:00 pm : Lunch & Networking Break

  • 02:00 pm - 02:25 pm : Individual Presentation

    Omnichannel evolution - Growing your supply chain to meet future consumers' expectations.

    • Mr. Bharat Ramanath, Founder & Partner, OptionThree Consulting Pvt. Ltd.
  • 02:25 pm - 02:50 pm : Individual Presentation

    Transportation Analytics: Insights to supply chain execution excellence

    • Mr. Niranjan Umarane, Director - Product Management, ICERTIS
  • 02:50 pm - 03:15 pm : Individual Presentation

    Warehouse management strategies to ensure on-time order fulfilment

    • Mr. Vikas C Jain, GM - Supply Chain, Reliance Retail Ltd.
  • 03:15 pm - 03:45 pm : Individual Presentation

    Supply chain risk mitigation - Achieve agility, security and profitability

    • Mr. Pradip Saha, Asst. Director And Head - Material & Sourcing, Colgate Palmolive (India) Ltd.
  • 03:45 pm - 04:15 pm : Tea / Coffee & Networking Break

  • 04:15 pm - 06:00 pm : Panel Discussion Session

    Theme: Building Effective Collaborative Partnerships

    • Dr. R. Arunachalam, GM - Supply Chain Biz. Initiatives, ProConnect Supply Chain Solutions Ltd. (Moderator)
    • Mr. Devadas C Nair, HOD - Distribution & Logistics, Shopper's Stop Ltd.
    • Mr. Jayesh Patel, CFO & Head - Logistics, Globus Stores Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. Sunit Mukherji, Asst. VP - Supply Chain Planning, Cadbury India
    • Mr. Samir Chaturvedi, Head - Distribution & Logistics, Amway India Enterprises Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. Nikhil Parambath, Sales Director, Edge Applications - APAC, Oracle
  • 06.00pm : Conference adjourns