programma

CONFERENCE AGENDA “Black Sea Grain: Trade Must Go On”
20April
  1. 08.30 – 15.00 Registration
  2. 09.00 – 9.45 Morning Coffee

  3. 9.45 – 12.30 Session 1:“Global Agricultural Market: Growth Factors. Increased competition”

    Welcoming speech - Jean-Paul Piotrowski, Chairman of the Board, Credit Agricole Bank
    Moderator - Matt Ammermann, INTL FCStone, USA

    • Impact of global factors on Black Sea agri production
    • Sergey Feofilov - UkrAgroConsult, Ukraine

    • EU: Grain market outlook
    • Magnus Kellermann - BayWa, Germany

    • USA: Increasing competitiveness on the global agri market
    • Karen Braun - Thomson Reuters, USA

    • South America: Crop production and exports outlook
    • Marcos Rubin - Agroconsult, Brazil

  4. 12.30 – 14.00 Lunch Buffet

  5. 14.00 – 15.50 Session 2:“Growing Markets and Demand for Agri Commodities”

    Moderator - Bohdan Chomiak, UkrAgroConsult, Ukraine

    • Going East: The Markets of Asia
    • Eric Trachtenberg - McLarty Associates, USA

    • South Africa : Grain production and import. Opportunity for Ukrainian agri exports
    • Raymond Ramjiawan - RJ Shipping, South Africa

    • Features of grain trading with countries of Africa, Middle East and South-East Asia
    • Oleg Levchenko - OLAM, Ukraine

    • Iranian grain market. Features and trends
    • Aleksandr Petrushko - Association “Ukraine-Middle East”

  6. 16.00 – 17.00 Discussion Panel: “Global agri market: who is the first to leave?”

    Moderator - Sergey Feofilov, UkrAgroConsult, Ukraine

    Aleksey Plotnikov - Honored Economist of Ukraine, Dr. of Economics

    Ton Huls - MRIYA Agro Holding, Ukraine

    Alexandr Yanchuk - Agrobonus, Ukraine

    Oleg Levchenko - Olam, Ukraine

    Rafael Goroyan - Prometey Group, Ukraine

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  8. 17.00 – 18.00 Networking & Cocktail show (Zoloti Vorota Hall)
  9. 18.00 Gala Dinner hosted by UkrAgroConsult (Grand Ballroom)
 
21April
  1. 09.30 – 10.30 Registration
  2. 09.30 – 10.30 Morning Coffee

  3. 10.30 - 12.30 Session 1: “Transformation of Ukrainian Grain and Oilseeds Markets”

    Moderator - Jean-Jacques Herve, Credit Agricole, Ukraine

    • Drivers of Ukrainian agri market under conditions of the Black Sea region
    • Elizaveta Malyshko - UkrAgroConsult, Ukraine

      Yulia Garkavenko - UkrAgroConsult, Ukraine

    • Climatic risks mitigation and strategies for agri production
    • Tatyana Adamenko - Hydrometeorological Center of Ukraine

    • Improving efficiency of agricultural enterprises with Microsoft information technologies
    • Rose Chalmers - Scalable Data Systems, UK

    • Tax reform and its effect on competitiveness of Ukrainian agri products
    • Oleg Chayka - KPMG, Ukraine

    • Ukraine. Pulses exports potential
    • Antonina Sklyarenko - Ukraine Pulses Association

  4. 12.30 – 14.00 Lunch Buffet

  5. 14.00 - 16.30 Session 2: “Black Sea Grain: Export potential, Quality, Logistics”

    Moderator - Elena Derevyanko, Ukrainian PR League

    • Russia: Outlook for grain production and exports in 2016
    • Dmitry Rylko - IKAR, Russia

    • Grain market data availability in Kazakhstan and mid-term market perspective
    • Azamat Shamsiev - EBRD, Kazakhstan

    • Quality as a competitive factor of Black Sea grains
    • Gennadiy Shulga - SGS Group, Switzerland

    • Realizing export potential of Black Sea countries in terms of logistics development
    • Svetlana Malysh - UkrAgroConsult, Ukraine

  6. 16:30 Closing Cocktail hosted by UkrAgroConsult

Registration