Warehousing & Cold Chain Summit 2017
27th & 28th April, BITEC, Bangkok, Thailand
“New Business, New Markets: The Way Forward for Warehousing & Cold Chain Business”
Day one: 27th April
1000 Registration & Coffee
1045 Opening remarks by conference moderator
1100 Keynote address: Supply Chain landscape in ASEAN region
With the growing consumer demand and expectations, evaluate the current size, growth and opportunities in supply chain sector in ASEAN
Mr. Nyoman Pujawan, Ph.D, CSCP, Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember, President, Indonesian Supply Chain and Logistics Institute (ISLI)
1145 An Overview of ever changing Inter ASEAN trade and its impact on warehousing and supply chain.
Trade among ASEAN countries is growing at a fast pace and in more number of products over the years. How the trade impacts the warehousing and supply chain business?
Mr. Watcharapoj Sapsanguanboon, Ph.D., CSCP, SCOR-P, King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi
1230 Networking Lunch Break & Exhibition Visit
1400 The Robust Retail Sector: Challenges & Opportunities
Retail sector has emerged as one of the growing business line for supply chain companies. What are the common challenges faced by the service providers in meeting client’s expectations? What are the emerging opportunities in the sector to add to your bottom line?
Mr. Kevin Burrell, Chief Executive Officer, DHL Supply Chain (Thailand) Limited
1430 Online-Retail: Future of Your Business
Every stakeholder in the entire value chain of distribution has its future stored in ‘E-Commerce’ business. With several retail chains going online and launch of Big Daddies of online retail in the region, the way business is done is set to change. How ready are you to adapt to this demand? What are the absolute kisses & misses to be kept in mind while serving this high demand clientele?
Mr. Charles Brewer, Chief Executive Officer, DHL eCommerce
Mr. Sebastian Häbler, Director Logistics & Supply Chain Management, Leschaco (Thailand) Ltd
Mr. ThanawatThaiyoo, Vice President – Logisticss & Distribution, Central Food Retail Co., Ltd.
1530 Networking Tea/Coffee Break
1600 Presentation for 30 Minutes
Mr. Anshul Singhal, CEO, Embassy Industrial Parks Pvt Ltd
1630 To lower energy costs in cold store facility through thin-film solar radiation barrier.
Mr. Punsa Roengpithya, Managing Director, EcoCOOL Saves Energy Ltd (ESE)
1730 Close of Conference Day 1
Day Two: 28th April
1000 Registration & Coffee
1030 Opening remarks by conference moderator
1040 Monitoring Solutions: A Case Study in Improving Compliance, Operational Efficiency and Providing Full Visibility in the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain
Supply chain for special products need special care. Logistics is very critical for pharmaceuticals. Explore the best practices and modern solutions to carry out supply chain business in the sector.
Mr. Rahul Agarwal, Director, Kool-Ex Cold Chain Limited
1130 Presentation 30 Minutes
Speaker from Re>Pal
1200 Networking Lunch Break& Exhibition Visit
1345 Get-Set-Automate: With new business sectors, automating operations is the most crucial aspect
Demand to automate the distribution centre and supply chain operations is all time high. From palette handling to a parcel pick & place, the business has come forward a long way. The pressure of time and quality has boosted the demand of automation in operations. Explore the latest cutting edge technology to save time, money and energy while executing distribution of one and all products.
1415 Meeting Challenges of Final distribution (warehouse to stores): A very sensitive stage of the Cold Chain.
Transport of frozen and chilled products from Distribution Centres to Stores is an important part of the cold chain. There is a need to provide a simple and efficient solution to transport products at controlled temperature. What are the ways for major supermarket chain, convenience stores, food wholesalers to save energy and costs?
Mr. Low Wei Tun, General Manager, Olivo Cold Logistics
1500 Networking Tea/Coffee Break
1530 Start Up Workshop for Cold Chain Business
There are several investors and business houses looking to invest in Cold Chain business in ASEAN region. Lets address them by exploring the profitable business model to set up cold chain operations.
Mr. Chris Catto-Smith, Managing Director & Principal Consultant at Freshport Asia
1700 Close of Conference Day 2
Note: Simultaneous translation is available from English to Thai and vice versa