PROGRAMME & SPEAKERS

TRANSLOG Connect Congress each year brings you an overview of the Central Eastern European trends and impacts on Logistics, Transportation and Supply Chain Management.

We are currently working on the 2018 agenda which will be published in June 2018.


TOPICS & PRESENTERS IN 2017:

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KEYNOTE PRESENTATION

Mercedes of Service – How Logistics enables and fulfils disruptive business models

Stefan Putzlocher
Stefan Putzlocher

Head of Global Warehouse and Facility Planning, Global Service and Parts (GSP)


Stefan Putzlocher

Mercedes of Service – How Logistics enables and fulfils disruptive business models


• Take a ride on a customer journey – let the vision become reality!

• Creating powerful global Multi-Hub Networks

• How digitalisation supports the new global business models

• Practical examples

PRESENTATION

Opportunities for 3D printing in your future supply chain

Peter Pirklbauer
Peter Pirklbauer

Innovation Manager


Peter Pirklbauer

Opportunities for 3D printing in your future supply chain


• Activities & Trends worldwide (selection)

• Metals & Plastics: Machines, Materials/Processes – the key enablers

• Flying parts and demonstrator activities

• Generative Design - Nature as a blueprint

KEYNOTE PRESENTATION

Will Innovations disrupt your Supply Chain?

Prof. Sebastian Kummer
Prof. Sebastian Kummer

Head of the Institute of Transport and Logistics


Prof. Sebastian Kummer

Will Innovations disrupt your Supply Chain?


• Logistics and Innovation a contradiction

• Supply Chain start-ups: hype or hybris?

• How to trigger and evaluate innovations

• Homo Logisticus or where do we find digital and logistics natives

KEYNOTE PRESENTATION

“gKNi” Global Kuehne + Nagel Indicators: The materialization of Big Data”

Joao Monteiro
Joao Monteiro

Managing Director, LogIndex AG a subsidiary of Kuehne + Nagel


Joao Monteiro

“gKNi” Global Kuehne + Nagel Indicators: The materialization of Big Data”


• “gKNi” stands for “Global Kuehne + Nagel Indicators” and provides estimates for key economic figures.

• The presentation will demonstrate how Kuehne + Nagel is using technology to extract and process large amounts of data from the transportation of goods to monitor operations and anticipate the future, as well as to create new digital services.

• gKNi delivers early insights into the very recent past, the present and the very near future of economic development up to 55 days earlier than other estimates on trade related indicators.

• This innovative data product is an initiative of the company’s venture platform utilizing in-house developed technology to combine big data with data-mining, automation and predictive analytics.

• gKNi is an example of Kuehne + Nagel's digital evolution: Kuehne + Nagel's core competence, innovation mindset and market intelligence are key factors to develop pioneering digital products that bring additional value to its customers.

CASE STUDY

Digitalization as key trend within current market conditions

László Galuska
László Galuska

Member of Jabil Procurement group


László Galuska

Digitalization as key trend within current market conditions


• Digitalization within Jabil:

   - Importance within Customer relationships and Supply-chain management

   - Company's capability

• Value add for digitalization as case study with Customer / Supply-base management

• Digitalization summary and future foot-print

CASE STUDY

Customer Segmentation – How to adjust your strategy to the dramatically & very fast changing customer expectations?

Gökhan Çakmak
Gökhan Çakmak

Global Logistics Director


Gökhan Çakmak

Customer Segmentation – How to adjust your strategy to the dramatically & very fast changing customer expectations?


• Post-apocalyptic world after e-Commerce revolution: Managing and meeting customer expectations

• Circular Economy, Bimodal Supply Chains and Crowd Sourcing: Challenge or Opportunity?

• Adjusting Logistics Strategies based on customer segmentation

• Last mile of the supply chain sitting at the heart of collaborative customer relationships

CASE STUDY

Closer to customer - Customer centricity & Customer centric procurement

Danijel Banek
Danijel Banek

Executive Director Central Purchasing


Danijel Banek

Closer to customer - Customer centricity & Customer centric procurement


• Customer centricity & Customer centric procurement

• How can procurement help its organizations to become customer-centric?

• Why procurement needs to transform itself to become customer-centric and how to understand the needs of customers?

• Is procurement ready for this shift from price centricity to customer centricity and what are the preconditions for this change?

CASE STUDY

Supply chain customer management: segmentation based collaboration strategy

Michał Naworski
Michał Naworski

Supply Chain Customers & Distribution Manager North Eastern Europe


Michał Naworski

Supply chain customer management: segmentation based collaboration strategy


• Collaboration – does it really add value?

• Are you prepared to collaborate? Internal readiness check

• One size does not fit all – segmentation is fundamental

• Customer collaboration strategy and toolbox

CASE STUDY

The power of the 3PL - shipper relationship 

Arkadiusz Glinka
Arkadiusz Glinka

Director of Transportation Eastern Europe


Arkadiusz Glinka

The power of the 3PL - shipper relationship 


• The advantage of doing business with a third party logistics (3PL) provider, with global, and regional scale, and solutions

• People, process and technology as key factors for getting the most out of your logistics and supply chain

• Accelerating your advantage with managed spend, improved efficiency, managed risk and managed change

• Driving the industry forward by investing in the future challenges of the supply chain and logistics

CASE STUDY

Outside-in Talent Acquisition - The Digital Way

Zdravka Demeter Bubalo
Zdravka Demeter Bubalo

HR Vice President


Zdravka Demeter Bubalo

Outside-in Talent Acquisition - The Digital Way


• Labour market challenges put MOL in growing competition for attracting and recruiting talents

• Building employee experience early on is increasingly important in order to stay on top of competition

• Digital transformation is key in successful talent acquisition, development and retention

• MOL Group’s award winning Talent Acquisition platforms Freshhh and Growww celebrate 10th anniversary, while Female Engineers MOL Programme is a new and niche platform

PRESENTATION

Honeywell is building a smarter, safer and more sustainable world

Erdwin van Turenhout
Erdwin van Turenhout

Managing and Regional Director


Erdwin van Turenhout

Honeywell is building a smarter, safer and more sustainable world


Honeywell Safety and Productivity Solutions provide scanning and mobile computers, warehouse automation, and printing and media solutions that improve enterprise and workflow performance, increase worker productivity, and enrich operational intelligence with data-driven insights. Honeywell also provides personal protective equipment to enhance workplace safety.

• Honeywell provides Connected Solutions to increase Safety, Visibility and Productivity.

• These trends and solutions presented will cover:

  - Connected Building

  - Connected Plant

  - Connected Supply Chain

  - Connected Worker

PRESENTATION

WINNING PROJECT OF THE MANUFACTURER & SOLUTION PROVIDER CATEGORY

Apply for the 6th Logistics & Supply Chain Management Excellent Award!


MORE ABOUT THE AWARD
Winners Project Presentations of the Manufacturer & Solution Provider Category

The winners will have the unique chance to put their most outstanding products, services or best practices in the spotlight, by presenting their projects to an audience of over 500 logistics and supply chain management professionals and senior decision makers from over 30 countries aiming to raise their visibility on the professional horizon.

The organiser - TEG The Events Group - is supporting the winning projects with additional PR activities via more than 40 local and international media partners as well as associations highlighting the best innovations in each category.

PANEL DISCUSSION

HOW TO PREPARE THE UNIQUE LOGISTICS SET UP TO COVER ALL CUSTOMER DEMANDS?

  • Quality, Speed and Price - Today’s customers demanding all 3 – How to respond?
  • What is the best procurement value preposition for your organization?
  • Strategic alliances to develop Omni-channel strategies
  • Role of service provides to support Omni-channel logistics
  • Mastering Returns Management – to Include Returns as Part of Distribution Strategy and “Not a compulsory Add-On”
Bogdan Gavaneci
Bogdan Gavaneci

Logistics Director


Bogdan Gavaneci
Gábor Kiss
Gábor Kiss

Head of Supply Chain


Gábor Kiss
Bart Stegeman
Bart Stegeman

Supply Chain Manager


Bart Stegeman

PLANT EXCURSIONS

Explore the enchanting world of factories as a TRANSLOG VIP visitor! Each year, participants of TRANSLOG Connect are given a  unique chance to visit and experience various manufacturing and logistics facilities of market-leading organisations. Based on last year’s successes we kept this  tradition alive.

Attendees could choose from three plants in 2017. The fully automated facility of Bridgestone in Tatabánya certainly impressed the audience from a  technological point of view. However, for those who were more interested in a more traditional approach, the two Hungarian beverage manufacturers Zwack Unicum Distillery and Dreher Breweries were ideal options for a plant excursion, included with product tasting.

21st NOVEMBER 2017 | 12:00

Excursion to the Bridgestone Plant & Warehouse in Tatabánya

Excursion to the Bridgestone Plant & Warehouse in Tatabánya


Visitors of TRANSLOG 2017 will also have the opportunity to get an inside look at Dreher Breweries. The 1,5 hours Brewery Tour includes an introduction about the history of beer and Dreher Breweries, a visit of the Museum, the Brew House, part of the fermentation building and the packaging and bottling department of the Brewery and finishes with a beer tasting opportunity.

Dreher Breweries is the subsidiary of one of the largest global beer company, Asahi Group Holdings Ltd and part of the Asahi Breweries Europe Ltd. Thanks to more than one and a half centuries of brewing experience, technological improvements, and excellent brands that satisfy a wide variety of consumer expectations, Dreher Breweries is one of the dominant players in the Hungarian beer market.

TRANSFER: The bus will leave in front of the Corinthia Hotel on 21st of November at 12:00 noon and will return after the visit at approximately 5:00 pm.

23rd NOVEMBER 2017 | 16:00

Excursion to the Zwack Unicum Distillery and Cellar in Budapest

Excursion to the Zwack Unicum Distillery and Cellar in Budapest


Visitors will also have the opportunity to visit the old distillery and cellar of the world famous Hungarian Zwack Unicum - a liqueur distilled from over forty herbs from all over the world.

Furthermore the tour includes a short film about the history of the Zwack family and the distillery and offers a tasting opportunity on tap from one of the 500 casks in the cellar which extend over 2,500 square meters underneath the distillery.

The tour is limited for 30 delegates only and available on a first come first serve complimentary basis on the 23rd of November from 4:30-6:00 pm.

TRANSFER: The bus will leave in front of the Corinthia Hotel on 23rd of November at 4:00 pm and will return after the visit at approximately 6:30 pm.

23rd NOVEMBER 2017 | 16:15

Excursion to the Dreher Breweries in Budapest

Excursion to the Dreher Breweries in Budapest


Visitors of TRANSLOG 2017 will also have the opportunity to get an inside look at Dreher Breweries. The 1,5 hours Brewery Tour includes an introduction about the history of beer and Dreher Breweries, a visit of the Museum, the Brew House, part of the fermentation building and the packaging and bottling department of the Brewery and finishes with a beer tasting opportunity.

The tour is limited for 30 delegates only and available on a first come first serve complimentary basis on the 23rd of November from 5:00-6:30 pm.

Dreher Breweries is the subsidiary of one of the largest global beer company, Asahi Group Holdings Ltd and part of the Asahi Breweries Europe Ltd. Thanks to more than one and a half centuries of brewing experience, technological improvements, and excellent brands that satisfy a wide variety of consumer expectations, Dreher Breweries is one of the dominant players in the Hungarian beer market. The activities and administration of Dreher Breweries are characterized by the commitment to quality and environmental protection, also the key principles of transparency, fair market competition, and social responsibility, making it worthy of the name of the Hungarian brewing industry's founder.

As a responsible company Dreher Breweries operates according to the principles of sustainable development. It was the first in the Hungarian beer industry to implement and integrate ISO 14001 with ISO 9001:2000 quality assurance and HACCP food safety system. For the company, sustainable development, and therefore environmental protection and social responsibility are of key importance, which is why the company continuously makes improvements in these fields.

TRANSFER: The bus will leave in front of the Corinthia Hotel on 23rd of November at 4:15 pm and will return after the visit at approximately 7:00 pm.