2013 Edition


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

  • 09:30 am - 10:30 am : Keynote of the Day

    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

    Theme: Delivering better service, reduced costs and increased innovation through vested ® outsourcing

    • Mr. Andrew Downard, MD, AD Supply Chain Group Pvt. Ltd.
  • 11:00 am - 11:30 am : Tea / Coffee & Networking Break

  • 11:30 am - 01:00 pm : Supply Chain Leader's Track

    Topic: Built to Last Supply Chain : Fast, Streamlined, Customized

    • Mr. P. John Winnie, Director - Value Chain, GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Products Ltd.
    • Mr. Satish Karunakaran, Sr. VP - Planning & Supply Chain, Madura Fashion & Lifestyle
    • Mr. S K Tyagi, Director - SCM, Raymond Ltd.
    • Mr. Pramod Sant, VP - SCM, Siemens Ltd.
    • Mr. Rajeev Mehta, Executive President - Business Development, Ultratech Cement Ltd.
    • Mr. Tej Nirmal Singh, Director - Supply Chain, Ericsson India Pvt. Ltd.
  • 01:00 pm - 2:00 pm : Lunch & Networking Break

  • 02:00 pm - 3:45 pm : Pharma Supply Chain Officer's Track

    Theme: Optimising Global Supply Chain Operations with Critical Process Improvements, Mindset Changes and Huge Cost - Savings

    • Mr. Andrew J Clark, MD, Logistics Help (Moderator)
    • Mr. S G Rao, Head - SCM, Novartis India Ltd.
    • Mr. Manas Sahoo, VP - Supply Chain, Logistics & Customer Service, Fresenius Kabi India Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. Sandeep Kumar, Associate Director - Supply Chain, Johnson & Johnson Ltd.
    • Mr. Thomas Lobo, Director - Global External Supply - India Region, Pfizer Pharmaceuticals India Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. Avinash Talwar, Director - SCM, Strategic & Plant Purchase, Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd.
  • 03:45 pm - 04:15 pm : Tea / Coffee & Networking Break

  • 04:15 pm - 06:00 pm : "View from the Boardroom" Track

    Theme: The New, New Thing : The Next Steps of Leadership

    • Mr. Andrew Downard, MD, AD Supply Chain Group Pty Ltd. (Moderator)
    • Mr. Percy Avari, Regional Manager - South Asia, Aramex International
    • Mr. Devdip Purkayastha, President, CHEP India Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. Pirojshaw Sarkari, CEO, Mahindra Logistics Ltd.
    • Mr. Subhasis Ghosh, MD, APM Terminals India Pvt. Ltd., AP Moller Maersk Group
    • Mr. Shubhendu Das, COO, Schenker India Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. Srinivas Sattiraju, CEO, DelEx Cargo India Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. R. S. Subramanian, Country Manager - India, DHL Express India Pvt. Ltd.
  • 07:00 pm onwards : 7th Express, Logistics & Supply Chain Awards 2013

Day 2 - 27th Sept 2013

  • 08:00 am - 09:30 am : Registration with Tea / Coffee

  • 09:30 am - 10:30 am : Keynote of the day

    Theme: High Performance Warehousing : Secrets of accelerating your warehouse

    • Mr. Andrew J Clark, MD, Logistics Help
  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am : Tea / Coffee & Networking Break

  • 11:00 am - 01:00 pm : Supply Chain Officer's Track

    Track A - Theme: Designing a World-Class Supply Chain : Balancing Risks and Opportunities

    • Mr. Suneel Aiyar, Partner, Leapridge Management Consulting (Moderator)
    • Mr. Jayanty Sastry, Director - Logistics, ACC Ltd.
    • Mr. Karuna S Pande, Director - Supply Chain, SABMiller India Ltd.
    • Mr. Lakshman Rao, Director - Supply Chain, Nike India Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. Pradip Saha, Associate Director and Head - Material & Sourcing, Colgate Palmolive (India) Ltd.
    • Mr. S K Krishnan, VP - Demand Chain (Automotive Division), Mahindra & Mahindra India
    • Mr. Piyush Chaturvedi, Sr. VP - Logistics, Reliance Infrastructure Ltd.
    • Mr. Arun Banavali, VP - Sourcing & Supply Chain, Hindustan Construction Co. Ltd.
    • Mr. Keshav Kotwal, VP & HOD - Supply Chain, L & T Power
  • 01:00 pm - 02:00 pm : Lunch & Networking Break

  • 02:00 pm - 03:45 pm : Auto Supply Chain Track

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

    • Mr. Ramki Ramakrishnan, Director - Demand Chain, Asia, SKF India Ltd. (Moderator)
    • Mr. Anand Maithani, Head - Logistics and SCM, Apollo Tyres Ltd.
    • Mr. Anand Venkateswaran, Sr. GM - Sales Logistics (Outbound), Hyundai Motors India Ltd.
    • Mr. Achal Paliwal, Head - Logistics and Exports, Honda Cars India Ltd.
    • Mr. Rajesh Gupta, Sr. GM - Planning & Logistics, JK Tyres & Industries Ltd.
  • 03:45 pm - 04:15 pm Tea / Coffee & Networking Break

  • 11:00 am - 01:00 pm : Workshop by

    Track B - Theme: Conducting a Vested® Assessment and Gap Analysis on Your Deals

    • Mr. Andrew Downard, MD, AD Supply Chain Group Pty Ltd.
  • 01:00 pm - 01:45 pm : Lunch & Networking Break

  • 01:45 pm - 02:45 pm : Technology Innovation Track

    Theme: Leverage Smart Technologies to Achieve Significant and Measurable Cost Savings, Cycle Time Compression and Accuracy through the Supply Chain

    • Mr. Ravi Begur, CIO, Mahindra Logistics Ltd. (Moderator)
    • Mr. Ajit Kolhe, GM - IT Supply Chain and Operations Management, Greaves Cotton Ltd.
    • Mr. Abhijit Gokhale, GM, New Age Software & Solutions India Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. Monish Darda, CTO, Icertis
    • Mr. Yogesh Dhingra, Finance Director & COO, Blue Dart Express Ltd.
  • 02:45 pm - 03:45pm : PE Interactive Track

    Theme - Mergers & Acquisitions-How to Benefit from the Reality of Industry Consolidation

    • Mr. Darius Pandole, Partner, New Silk Route Advisors Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. Mohit Khullar, Director, Equirus Capital Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. Vinod Giri, Director, IDFC Pvt. Equity Co. Ltd.
    • Mr. Rajesh Srivastava, Chairman & MD, Rabo Equity Advisors Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. Vivek N. Joshi, Associate Director, Kotak Investment Advisors Ltd.
  • 03:45 pm - 04:15 pm : Tea / Coffee & Networking Break

  • 04:15 pm - 05:45 pm : 'View From The Boardroom' Track

    Theme: Supply Chain of the Future-Adding Rocket Fuel to your Supply Chain Journey

    • Mr. Rob O'Byrne, Founder and CEO, Logistics Bureau Group (Moderator)
    • Mr. Suunil Dabral, Country Head - India, Schaefer Systems International Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. Jasjit Sethi, CEO, TCI Supply Chain Solutions
    • Ms. Chitra Shinde, Board Member & President, Gati-Kintetsu Express Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. Manu R. Bhalla, Director & Global Head - Contract Logistics & Supply Chain, Freight Systems (India) Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. Hitendra Chaturvedi, Founder & MD, Reverse Logistics Company Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. Samir Bodas, CEO, Icertis
  • 05:45 pm : Conference Adjourns