2014 Edition


Day 1 - 24th Sept 2014

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

  • 09:25 am - 09:30 am : Lamp Lighting Ceremony & Welcome note

  • 09:30 am - 10:45 am : Keynote of the day

    Theme: How should Supply Chain Adapt with Changing Times and the Future

    • Mr. Piotr Polak, CEO, Chartered Institute of Co-operation, Poland
  • 10:45 am - 11:15 am : Tea / Coffee & Networking Break

  • 11:15 am - 01:00 pm : Supply Chain Leader's Track

    Topic: Adapting the Supply Chain to Suit a New Paradigm: The Balance of Cost Pressure and Long Term Business Strategy

    • Mr. Pramod Sant, VP - Supply Chain, Siemens India (Moderator)
    • Mr. Pradip Saha, Associate Director & Head - Material & Sourcing, Colgate Palmolive (India) Ltd.
    • Mr. Laxmana Murthy, Group India Logistics VP, Legrand India Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. Mani V G S, Director - Customer Logistics, Nokia India Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. Chetan Kumria, VP - Supply Chain, Pernod Ricard India Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. S K Krishnan, VP - Demand Chain Management (Automotive Division), Mahindra & Mahindra India
    • Mr. Rajeev Manwani, Director External Supply - Nutrition Category, GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Products Ltd.
  • 01:00 pm - 2:00 pm : Lunch & Networking Break

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

    Theme: The Future of Supply Chain Strategy and the Role of the CSCO : Game Changers, Disruptive Technology and the Next Generation of SCM

    • Mr. Monish Darda, Co-Founder & CTO, ICERTIS (Moderator)
    • Mr. Ryan Viegas, VP - Supply Chain & Procurement, Watson Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    • Mr. Mukund Prasad, Director & Group CIO, Welspun Group
    • Mr. Pankaj Bhargava, Chief Information Officer, Pidilite Industries Ltd.
    • Mr. Thomas Lobo, Dean, St. John Institute of Management & Research
    • Mr. Rakesh Shah, Director - SCM, Merck Serono
  • 03:45 pm - 04:15 pm : Tea / Coffee & Networking Break

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

    Theme: The New Supply Chain Agenda : The 5 Steps that Drive Real Value

    • Mr. Devdip Purkayastha, President, CHEP India Pvt. Ltd. (Moderator)
    • Mr. Srinivas Sattiraju, CEO, DelEx Cargo India Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. R S Subramanian, Country Manager, DHL Express India Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. Mahendra Agarwal, MD & CEO, Gati Ltd.
    • Mr. Ajit Jangle, Group - COO, Allcargo Logistics Ltd.
    • Mr. R Shankar, CEO, TVS Logistics Services Ltd.
    • Mr. R K Sreedhar, MD and CFO, APM Terminals India Pvt. Ltd.
  • 07.00 pm onwards : 8th Express, Logistics & Supply Chain Awards 2014

Day 2 - 25th Sept 2014

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

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

  • Theme: Gearing up for Foreign Investments

    • Mr. Charles - Antoine Gondrand, Managing Partner, LoGon Investments Gmbh
  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am : Tea / Coffee & Networking Break

  • 11:00 am - 01:00 pm : Transformation Leadership Track

    Theme: Leadership by Supply Chain : Myth, Reality or Work in Progress?

    • Mr. Bhartendu Narera, Deputy Director - Logistics & Business Process Simplification, Samsonite South Asia Pvt. Ltd. (Moderator)
    • Mr. Jayanty Sastry, Director - Logistics, ACC Ltd.
    • Mr. Sunil Mahajan, Sr. VP - Purchase & Logistics, Lafarge India Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. A D Banerjee, GM - Supply Chain (Parts), Tata Motors Ltd.
    • Mr. Swapn Malpani, Executive VP - Supply Chain, Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    • Mr. Anil Chinnabhandar, VP - Supply Chain, Landmark Group
    • Mr. Rajesh Nigam, DGM (S&D), Eastern Region, Indian Oil Corporation Ltd.
  • 01:00 pm - 02:00 pm : Lunch & Networking Break

  • 02:00 pm - 03:00 pm : Supply Chain Officer's Track

    Theme: How to Optimise Transportation and Logistics Networks - Understanding Supply Chain Continuity

    • Mr. Rajeev Mehta, Executive President - Business Development, Ultratech Cement Ltd. (Moderator)
    • Mr. G. Kannan, Head - Logistics, Larsen & Toubro Ltd.
    • Mr. Ramesh Krishnan, Head - Supply Chain Operation, Sahara Q Shop
    • Mr. Rajesh Mohata, VP - Commercial, Hindustan Zinc Ltd.
    • Mr. Soham K Mehta, Technical Architect, The Logic Factory
  • 03:00 pm - 04:00 pm : Women in Supply Chain Track

    Theme: Bridging the Gap-Eliminating Gender Bias in SCM to Optimize your Organization's Performance

    • Mr. Suneel Aiyar, Co-Founder, neuQuo (Moderator)
    • Ms. Arti Vazirani, Global Supply Chain Design Authority Manager, Syngenta India Ltd.
    • Ms. Sunila Yadav, MD, Anil Mantra Logistix Pvt. Ltd.
    • Ms. Divya Jain, CEO, Safeducate Institute of Learning
  • 04:00 pm - 04:20 pm Tea / Coffee & Networking Break

  • 04:20 am - 04:30 pm : Speech by

    • Mr. Rajan Babu B, Governing Body Member, HOD-Department of Shipping & Logistics, St. Britto's College
  • 04:30 pm - 06:00 pm : 'View From The Boardroom' Track

    Theme: Looking to the Future in a 'Global' Environment : Building a Globally Connected Local Supply Chain

    • Mr. Manu Bhalla, Director & Global Head - Contract Logistics & Supply Chain, Freight Systems Group (Moderator)
    • Mr. S.A. Mohan, CEO, Maini Materials Movement Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. Suunil Dabral, Country Head - India, Schaefer Systems International Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. Piotr Polak, CEO, Chartered Institute of Co-operation, Poland
    • Mr. PC Sharma, President and CEO, TCI XPS
  • 05:45 pm : Conference Adjourns