INTERNATIONAL FORUM OF HOME APPLIANCES MANUFACTURERS AND SUPPLIERS IN EUROPE

20th May 2015

FABRYKA WEŁNY HOTEL, ul. ZAMKOWA 2, PABIANICE

CONFERENCE AGENDA

10.30 - 11.00  Registration of participants

11.00 - 11.05  Conference opening

Moderator: Igor Sokołowski, TVP Info

11.05 - 11.25  Opening speechLogistics in the service of household appliances: what kind of logistic solutions contribute to the development of the household appliance industry

Michael Müller, CEO, Müller – Die lila Logistik; Tomasz Sadzyński, President of the Board, Lodz Special Economic Zone

11.25 – 12.05 A changing world of logistics and supply chain services: What it means to the white goods Industry?

Presentation: Prof. Peter Klaus, , D.B.A./Boston University

12.05 - 12.25 Facts, politics, money.

Presentation: Andrzej Sadowski, President, Adam Smith Center

12.25 - 13.05 Situation on the global markets and its influence on the household appliance industry.

Panel discussion: Sławomir Majman, President of Management Board, Polish Information and Foreign Investment (PAIiIZ); Wojciech Konecki, Chief Executive Oficer of CECED Polska, Fabio Pommella, Site Industrial Director & President of Management Board, Indesit Company Poland;  Bartosz Jeziorański, Managing Director,  Haier Poland; Piotr Ambrozowicz, CEO, Otto Polska; Andrzej Sadowski, President, Adam Smith Center

Moderator: Paweł Panczyj, Managing Director, ABSL

13.05 - 13.25 Coffee break

13.25 - 13.50 How does the e-commerce revolutionize the (Polish) market of home appliances?

Presentation: Jan Karasek, Partner, KPMG

13.50 - 14.15  What are the changes that the dynamic development of e-commerce imposes on in the supply chain?

Presentation: Jos Marinus, Vice President, European Logistics Association

14.15 - 15.00 Cheap, safe and easy – effective methods of packing household appliances.

Panel discussion: Konrad Kołodziejski, CEO, Schaumaplast-Organika; Janusz Bielówka, Director of Operations, Müller - Die lila Logistik Polska; Dariusz Pyś, Senior Specialist, COBRO - Research Institute of Packaging; Arkadiusz Dopierała, Warehousing Manager East Europe North; Electrolux Poland; Grzegorz Bielnik, Director, DS Smith Packaging; Andrzej Rosik, Managing Director, United Packaging

Moderator: Igor Sokołowski, TVP Info

15.00 - 15.40  Lunch break

15.40 - 16.00 Review of investment projects in the Łódzkie Province.

Presentation: Tomasz Sadzyński, Chairman of Lodz Special Economic Zone

16.00 - 17.00 A new impulse: what investments are likely to stimulate the local household appliance market?

Panel discussion: Witold Stępień, Marshal of the Lodz Region; Hanna Zdanowska, Mayor of Lodz; Prof. Piotr Kula, Vice-Rector for the Innovation; Technical University in Lodz; Tomasz Grzelak, Chairman, Hatrans Logistics; Konrad Pokutycki, Chairman of the Board, BSH Household Appliances; Zygmunt Łopalewski, Spokesman, Indesit; Tomasz Sadzyński, Chairman of Lodz Special Economic Zone; Michał Sikora, Land, Technical & Special Economic Zone Consultant, Industrial Department, Cushman & Wakefield

Moderator: Marcin Kwintkiewicz, Spokesman , Lodz Special Economic Zone

17.00 - 17.20 Summary – What contributes to a further development of the Polish household appliance industry?

Moderator: Igor Sokołowski, TVP Info & Marcin Kwintkiewicz, Spokesman , Lodz Special Economic Zone

18.00 VIP GALA

21st May 2015

09.00 - 12.00 BEST PRACTICE VISIT in INDESIT FACTORY in LODZ
(Shuttle transport starts at 9.00 o'clock from the Hotel Parking)