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CONFERENCE AGENDA “Black Sea Grain: Wind of Change”
5April
  1. 08.30 – 15.00 Registration
  2. 09.00 – 09.45 Morning Coffee

  3. 09.45

    Conference opening - Sergey Feofilov, Director General,UkrAgroConsult

    Welcoming speech - Elena Kovalyova, Dep.Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine

    Welcoming speech - Leonid Kozachenko, People's Deputy, Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine

    Welcoming speech - Jean-Paul Piotrowski, Chairman of the Board, Credit Agricole Bank

  4. 10.00 – 12.30 Session 1:«Major Regions of Agri Production. Trends and Development»
    Moderator - Bohdan Chomiak, UkrAgroConsult, Ukraine
    • Regional competition. Aiming at maximum effectiveness
    • Sergey Feofilov - UkrAgroConsult, Ukraine

    • Low prices and high supplies: Tendencies of the global grain market
    • Philippe Chalmin - Economist, France

    • Buyer vs supplier: Changing preferences of the main grain importers
    • Andrea Cagnolati - Grain Services, Italy

    • Overview of funding sources for agricultural sector. Financial proposal from Credit Agricole Bank
    • Oleksiy Stupak - Credit Agricole Bank, Ukraine

  5. 12.30 – 14.00 Lunch Buffet

  6. 14.00 Session 2:«New Leaders of the World Grain Market»
    Moderator - Matt Ammermann, INTLFCStone Financial Inc.
    • South America: New highs in production and exports
    • Leandro Pierbattisti - Federation of Elevators Association, Argentina

    • Triumph of the Black Sea region: For how long?
    • Elizaveta Malyshko - UkrAgroConsult, Ukraine

    • Russia in the global grain arena. Prospects of 2017/18
    • Dmitry Rylko - IKAR, Russia

    • Promising markets of Asia and Africa - focus of suppliers
    • Wayne Gordon - UBS, Singapore

  7. 16.00 – 17.00 Discussion Panel: «Ukraine’s Agri Sector in 2017: Investments Deficit despite High Returns»
  8. Moderator - Sergey Feofilov, UkrAgroConsult, Ukraine

    Natalia Porvina - Credit Agricole Bank, Ukraine

    Alexander Gavriliuk - KPMG, Ukraine

    Alexander Skurla - Strategic Advisory Group for Support of Ukrainian Reforms, Cabinet of Ministers, Ukraine

    Sergey Ushakov - Association of Farmers and Private landowners of Dnepropetrovsk region

  9. 17.00 – 18.00 Drinks&Networking;
  10. 18.00 Gala Dinner
 
6April
  1. 09.30 – 10.30 Registration&Coffee;

  2. 10.30 Session 1: «Black Sea Region under Conditions of Mounting Grain Stocks»
    Moderator - Alexander Gavriliuk - KPMG, Ukraine
    • Dynamics and outlook for change in grain quality. Comparison by regions
    • Gennadiy Shulga - SGS, Switzerland

    • Kazakhstan: agribusiness transformation within current challenges
    • Viktor Aslanov - Grain&Oilseeds; Kazakhstan

    • Winter grain conditions and 2017 crop production forecast for Ukraine and Russia
    • Mark Lindeman - USDA, USA

    • Global weather changes: for harm or benefit?
    • Tatyana Adamenko - Ukrainian Hydrometeorological Center

  3. 12.30 – 14.00 Lunch Buffet

  4. 14.00 Discussion Panel: «Upgrading logistics system as a factor of regional competitiveness»
    Moderator - Natalia Kruti, PromGruz, Ukraine
  5. Vladimir Osadchuk - Cofco Agri, Ukraine

    Igor Pavenskiy - RusAgroTrans, Russia

    Leandro Pierbattisti - Federation of Elevators Association, Argentina

    Suncica Savovic - Serbia Grains Association, Serbia

  6. 15.30 Discussion Panel: «Wind of Change in the Global Market. Quo Vadis?»
  7. Moderator - Nikolay Gorbachov, New World Grain (Soufflet Group), Ukraine

    Elena Voloshyna - IFC, Ukraine

    Sergey Feofilov - UkrAgroConsult, Ukraine

    Volodymyr Lapa - State Service of Ukraine on Food Safety and Consumers Protection

    Jean-Jacques Herve - French-Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce

    Conclusions and Recommendations

  8. 16:30 Closing Cocktail
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