Agenda

The Economic Times Supply Chain Management & Logistics Summit 2017

16th June 2017 | The Leela, Mumbai

09:30 - 10:00 Registration & Networking
10:00 - 10:05 Opening Remarks by ET Edge
  Archana Tiwari Nayudu, Head Content, ET Edge
10:05 - 10:10 Welcome Address
  R.S. Subramanian, SVP & Country Manager, DHL Express India
10:10 - 10:25 Gateway to the Future: Big 4 @ the Fore
  Manish Saigal, Managing Director, Alvarez & Marsal
10:25 - 10:40 Guest of Honour Address: Ease of doing business - the importance of efficient transport systems
  Malini Shankar, Director General of Shipping, Government of India
10:40 - 10:45 Setting the Context
  Raju Sakthivel, Additional Commissioner of Service Tax, Central Board of Excise & Customs, Mumbai
10:45 - 11:45 Impact Session: GST - The Harbinger of change for SCM & the Indian Economy
  Amit Dawar, Director – Value Added Services, DHL Global Forwarding India
  Arjun Varma, Supply Chain Director for India Subcontinent, Nivea India
  Deven Pabaru, Chief Strategy & Implementation Officer, Stellar Value Chain
  Procyon Mukherjee, Chief Procurement Officer, Lafarge Holcim
  Ramesh Agarwal,Chairman, Agarwal Packers and Movers 
Panel Chair Raju Sakthivel, Additional Commissioner of Service Tax, Central Board of Excise & Customs, Mumbai
11:45 - 12:00 Tea/Coffee & Networking
12:00 - 12:45 Panel Discussion: Economic Corridors: Collaborating & Converging with the Global Opportunities
  Adesh Sharma, Managing Director, Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India
  Anil Diggikar, Chairman, JNPT
  Atul Kulkarni, Advisor (International Projects), Indian Ports Association, Ministry of Shipping
  Manoj Kothari, Head – Sourcing (International Strategic Sourcing), Godrej Consumer Products
Panel Chair Shankar Shinde, Vice Chairman, Federation of Freight Forwarder's Association in India
12:45 - 13:30 Lunch & Networking
13:30 - 14:30 Inclusive Session – Profit Protection Plan in Supply Chain
  Pinak Kulkarni, Speaker Coach, Spark
14:30 - 15:10 Spotlight Talk on Skilling the SCM now and in Future
  Arif Siddiqui, Founder & CEO, Coign Consulting
  Dhanasekar B, Head – Standards & Quality, Logistics Sector Skill Council
  Prasad S R Akshintala, Vice President – Food Business Supply Chain Customer Account Management, Future Supply Chain Solutions
  Samir Shah, Chairman, Federation of Freight Forwarder's Association on India
  Vikas Sharma, Head Supply Chain, Pepperfry.com
15:10 - 15:30 Ahead of the Curve: Compelling Customer Case Study
  Prashant Saran, Director Supply Chain, India, Amazon
15:30 - 15:45 Tea/Coffee & Networking
15:45 - 16:45 Panel Discussion: Evolution of the Warehousing Sector in India and its Future
  Aditya Gupta, Business Head, DIESL 3PL Division, TVS Logistics Services 
  Amit Malakar, Head - Business Development, Stellar Value Chain
  Anil Shipley, President & Head Supply Chain, Bajaj Electricals
  Jagadeesh Kunchey, Vice President - Supply Chain & Logistics, ITC 
  Rajesh Mehta, Executive Director, Liladhar Pasoo
  Tridiv Sethi, Chief Customer Officer, DHL Supply Chain India 
Panel Chair Ravind Mithe, Partner, Management Consulting – Strategy and Operations, KPMG 
16:45 - 17:30 Spotlight Talk on Future of Logistics: Five Technologies that will Self-Orchestrate the Supply Chain
  Dr Ravi Prakash Mathur, Senior Director Supply Chain - Head of Logistics ,Central Planning and Corporate Sourcing, Dr. Reddy's Laboratories
  Kausalya Nandakumar, CEO, Smartshift
  Mahesh Khetan, Asst Vice President - Supply Chain Management, Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail
  Parag Risbud, Digital Strategy Lead, GBS, IBM India 
  Pramod Sant, Vice President - Head of Import Export and Export Control and Customs, Siemens
  Sunil Kumar, Director, SCM EDGE Cloud Applications, Oracle India
  Virendra Singh, Senior Director, Head of Supply Chain, Johnson & Johnson
17:30 Close of Conference