INTERNATIONAL FORUM OF HOME APPLIANCES MANUFACTURERS AND SUPPLIERS IN EUROPE

Day 1, May 16, 2017

 10.30 - 11.00               Registration

11.00 Piotr Kraśko – Moderator of the WGC-5

11.00 - 11.20

Opening of the conference 
Michael Müller, CEO, Müller - Die lila Logistik

11.20 - 11.25 Welcome speech ŁSSE
Marek Michalik, President, Łódz Special Economic Zone
Wojciech Rosicki, Deputy Mayor, City of Lodz
11.25 - 11.40 The newest data in home appliances industry - Poland and Europe
Presentation
: Wojciech Konecki, General Director, CECED Poland 
11.40 - 12.10

Domestic Appliances around the globe – A healthy market with attractive opportunities
Presentation: Anton Eckl, Lead of International Key Account Management for clients from the Domestic Appliances Industry
at GfK Retail and Technology

12.10 - 12.40

Consumers’ impact at Home Appliances sector: Not your daddy's business model.
Not even yours. Someone else's.
Presentation & Discussion

Wojciech Ławniczak, CEO, Very Human Services / Service Design Polska
Ralph Talmont, Curator and Team Leader of TEDx Warsaw, Senior TEDx Ambassador for Eastern Europe, Brighton-based Elevater Agency, StreamOnline.co.

12.40 - 13.00

Networking Coffee Break

13.00 - 13.40

Challenges for European and worldwide market.  Cooperation, competition and mutual dependency.
Panel discussion: 
Moderator: Piotr Kraśko, Moderator of the WGC
Amit Lath, Director, Indo-British Trade Council (IBTC)
Jan Štern, Managing director, Gorenje Polska
Antonino Mafodda, Director, Italian Trade Agency

13.40 - 14.00

Form Products to Platforms - how „Internet of Things“ will change customer behavior and force manufactures
to rethink their business models 
Presentation: 
Simon Löbel, Founder Loebel Digital GmbH

14.00 - 14.20 Networking Coffee Break

14.20 - 14.35

Development of e-commerce and its impact on the industrial market
Presentation: Joanna Sinkiewicz, Director: Head of Key Clients, & Tenant Representation at Cushman & Wakefield

14.35 - 15.15

Changing market needs and new challenges for the logistics services.
Panel discussion
Moderator: Artur Olejniczak, Business coach, lecturer at Poznan School of Logistics , Institute of Logistics and Warehousing
Michał Sikora, Land, Technical & Special Economic Zone Consultant Industrial Department, Cushman & Wakefield
Anna Wiosna, Deputy Commercial Director, UNIBEP S.A
Tomasz Łukaszek, Product Manager, Emtor 

15.15 - 15.55

Lunch

15.55 - 16.35

Science + Business = Science Fiction ? Science and business cooperation in home appliances sector.
Panel discussion:
Moderator: Tomasz Bogołębski, journalist
Marek Michalik, President of the Board in Lodz Special Economic Zone
Rector Professor Sławomir Wiak Ph.D., D.Sc, Lodz University of Technology
Artur Salon, Director of Development Center Laundry Care Lodz, BSH
Piotr Dardziński, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Science and Higher Education
Zygmunt Łopalewski, Government Relations Manager East Cluster at Whirlpool Corporation - EMEA Region

16.35 - 16.50 OTTO Best Match - matching candidates to positions system in production and logistics
Presentation: Frank van Gool, Founder & CEO, OTTO Work Force
16.50 - 17.05 Consumers of tomorrow: millennials buy home appliances product
Presentation: Izabela Bernau-Ławniczak, Very human Services
17.05 - 17.20 The power of new technologies: sixth sense live
Presentation: Krzysztof Sobula, Marketing Director, Whirlpool Poland 
17.20 - 17.35 Networking Coffee Break

17.35 - 18.20

Home Appliances suppliers: reaching market ways
Panel Discussion
Moderator: Artur Olejniczak, Business coach, lecturer at Poznan School of Logistics , Institute of Logistics and Warehousing
Krzysztof Rudzki, RnD Division Senior Manager, Poland Tokai Okaya Manufacturing
Aleksander Tyszkiewicz, General Manager, Sirmax
Michał Karczewski, Sales Director - Industrial Market, Lohmann Polska

18.20 - 18.30 Summary of the conference
Michael Müller, CEO, Müller – Die lila Logistik AG
19.30

VIP Gala

Day 2, May 17, 2017

09.00 - 11.00                           Visit in DELL Lodz factory