2015 Edition


Day 1 - 29th Sept 2015

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

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

  • 09:30 am - 10:15 am : Keynote of the day

    Theme: Supply Chain Innovation-Opportunity & Challenge

    • Dr. David Gonsalvez, CEO & Rector, Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation (MISI)
  • 10:15 am - 10:45 am : Logistics Industry Standardisation

    • Mr. Devdip Purkayastha, President, CHEP India Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. K.V. Mahidhar, Executive Director, Institute of Logistics, Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)
  • 10:45 am - 11:15 am : Tea / Coffee & Networking Break

  • 11:15 am - 01:00 pm : Supply Chain Strategy Track

    Theme: Elevating the Role of the Customer in End-to-End Supply Chain Strategy-Designing and Operating Customer-Focused Dynamic Supply Chains

    • Ms. Veena Sharma, Director | Financial Advisory, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu India Pvt. Ltd. (Moderator)
    • Mr. Nikhil Kush, Supply Chain Strategy Leader South Asia, E I Dupont India Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. Devadas Nair, Customer Care Associate & Head - Supply Chain and Mission Control, Shoppers' Stop Ltd.
    • Mr. Somnath Das, Head - Supply Chain, Marico Ltd.
    • Mr. Devendra Rawat, Asst. Directior - Supply Planning, Pepsi Foods Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. Avinash Kant Kumar, Exec. VP - Supply Chain, Jubilant Foodworks Ltd.
    • Mr. K Shridhar, Head - SCM, L&T Construction Solar Division
    • Mr. Pradip Saha, Asst. Directior & Head - Material & Sourcing, Colgate Palmolive (India) Ltd.
    • Mr. Udit Kumar, Division Head - SCM, Honda Cars India Ltd.
    • Sri. P. Umapathy, DGM (S&D), Indian Oil Corporation Ltd.
  • 01:00 pm - 02:00 pm : Lunch & Networking Break

  • 02:00 pm - 03:00 pm : Women in Supply Chain Track

    Theme: The Leadership Development Plan: Honing Talent Management for Women to Prosper

    • Ms. Sharmila H. Amin, MD - South Asia India, Bertling Logistics India Pvt. Ltd. (Moderator)
    • Ms. Pankhuri Sakhuja, AVP - Operations, Jabong.com
    • Ms. Bhairavi Jani, Executive Director, SCA Group of Company
    • Ms. Geeta Uppal, VP - Head - Ocean Freight, Reliance Industries Ltd.
    • Ms. Sarini Sachdeva, CEO, Aardour Worldwide Logistics India Pvt. Ltd.
  • 03:00 pm - 04:00 pm : Supply Chain Officer's Track

    Theme: Beyond the Silo into a Fully Functioning Increasingly Customer Facing Corporate Asset

    • Mr. Ryan Viegas, VP - Supply Chain & Procurement, Actavis India (Moderator)
    • Mr. Deepak Sharma, VP - Supply Chain, Indus Towers Ltd.
    • Mr. Anand Kulkarni, Sr. VP - SCM, KEC International Ltd.
    • Mr. Niju Ponnappan, Director - SCM, BD India
    • Mr. Jayant Kamat, Head - Operations India & ASEAN, Foseco India Ltd.
    • Mr. Vineet Mehrotra, MD, Fonty Supply Chain Solutions
    • Mr. Jayanta Roychoudhuri, Head - SCM, Tata Hitachi Construction Machinery Co. Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. Arjun Varma, Director - Supply Chain, Nivea India Ltd.
    • Mr. Thomas Lobo, Dean, St. John Institute of Management & Research
  • 04:00 pm - 04:30 pm : Tea / Coffee & Networking Break

  • 04:30 pm - 06:00 pm : "View from the Boardroom" Track

    Theme: Supply Chain 'Thought Leadership' Through-Innovation, Design Thinking, Alignment

    • Mr. Devdip Purkayastha, President, CHEP India Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. Srinivas Sattiraju, CEO, DelEx Cargo India Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. R S Subramanian, SVP & Country Manager, DHL Express India Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. Abhik Mitra, MD & CEO, Startrek Logistics Pvt. Ltd.
    • Mr. Shivalik Prasad, Executive Director, MapmyIndia
    • Mr. Jasjit Sethi, CEO, TCI Supply Chain Solutions
    • Mr. Anshuman Singh, MD & CEO, Future Supply Chains Ltd.
    • Mr. Rubal Jain, MD, Safexpress Pvt. Ltd.
  • 07:00 pm onwards : 9th Express, Logistics & Supply Chain Awards 2015

Day 2 - 30th Sept 2015

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

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

    Theme: Recent Advances in Logistics Theory and Practice - How Can We Create A Better Tomorrow?

    • Prof. LIM Yun Fong, Associate Professor of Operations Management, Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University
  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am : Tea / Coffee & Networking Break

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

    Theme: Future Gazing : The Integrated Supply Chain, A Transformational Journey

    • Procyon Mukherjee, President & Head - Central Logistics Function, Hindalco Industries Ltd. (Moderator)
    • Gangadhar Rout, Head - Logistics, Essar Steel India Ltd.
    • Pramod Sant, VP Head - Import Export and Export Control & Customs, Siemens Ltd.
    • Bhartendu Narera, Deputy Director - Logistics & Business Process Simplification, Samsonite South Asia Pvt. Ltd.
    • Hemant Jog, VP - Manufacturing Operations, NRB Bearings Ltd.
    • Tapas R Lenka, Principal Consultant & Head - Ecommerce and SCM, Cybage Software
    • Mandar Athalekar, Leader - Global Trade Strategy, South Asia, Thomson Reuters
  • 01:00 pm - 02:00 pm : Lunch & Networking Break

  • 02:00 pm - 03:15 pm : Emerging Themes for PE Investment Track

    Theme: Laboratories for Innovation : Current Trends and Identifying Emerging Themes for PE Investment

    • Ajay Garg, Founder & MD, Equirus Capital Pvt. Ltd. (Moderator)
    • Vibhav Parikh, Director, Standard Chartered Pvt. Equity
    • Mangesh Pathak, Partner (Logistics), Ambit Corporate Finance Pvt. Ltd.
    • Prayag Mohanty, Associate, IvyCap Ventures Advisors Pvt. Ltd.
  • 03:15 pm - 04:30 pm : Supply Chain Career & Talent Management Track

    Theme: Supply Chain & You - Career Paths, Talent Management & Rising up the Ranks

    • Dr. David Gonsalvez, CEO & Rector, Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation (MISI) (Moderator)
    • Mr. Devjit Sarkar, VP - Sourcing, Supply Chain & Sales Planning, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. - Truck and Bus Division
    • Mr. Vaidhyanathan C, Group Head - Corporate Logistics, Contracts, Tata Power Company Ltd.
    • Mr. Rajeev Mehta, Head - Petchem (Logistics), Reliance Industries Ltd.
    • Mr. Prasad Joglekar, Sr. VP - SCM, Jubilant Life Sciences Ltd.
    • Mr. Chetan Kumria, VP - Supply Chain, Pernod Ricard India Ltd.
    • Mr. Anil Chinnabhandar, VP - Supply Chain, Lifestyle International Pvt. Ltd. (Max Retail Division)
    • Dr. D.Y. Patil, Director, Bharati Vidyapeeth's Institute of Management Studies & Research
    • Mr. Harish Bhatia, CEO, Kamikaze B2B Media
  • 04:30 pm : Tea / Coffee & Networking Break

  • 05:30 pm : Conference Adjourns