TRANSLOG Connect Congress - The leading transport, logistics and supply chain management congress for Central and Eastern Europe
13 November 2013 - Budapest
TRANSLOG Connect Congress, taking place on 27-28 November 2013 in Budapest, Hungary for the third time, offers exclusivity, most up-to-date market insights, pre-scheduled business meetings and superb networking opportunities for Central and Eastern European businesses in the Logistics, Transportation and Supply Chain Management sector.
The event will bring together more than 500 senior decision makers, with the highest quality conference programme covering the most up-to-date market insights into the areas of Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Production, IT, Transportation and Warehouse Management related topics, with an overview of the Central Eastern European market and the main Trends and Impacts on Logistics and Supply Chain Management.
The congress will be chaired by Professor Dr. habil. Sebastian Kummer, Head of the Institute of Transport and Logistics at the Vienna University of Economics and Business and Board Member of the Austrian Logistics Association (BVL).
The programme will showcase top-class presentations by well-known industry experts of leading international companies, such as Stefan Putzlocher, Director Logistics at Mercedes-Benz Manufacturing Hungary, Bernard Lefevre, Head of CEEMEA Logistics Purchases at P&G, Tom Tillemans, Head of Logistics Excellence at H.J. Heinz Supply Chain Europe, David Gaal, Head of HR Adriatic Region at Nestlé and Andrzej Michalak, Logistics Operations Manager for Eastern Europe, Turkey & Russia at Delphi, just to mention a few.
Top logistics service providers including Gebrüder Weiss, CHEP, DB Schenker, DSV, FedEx, Manhattan Associates, Port of Rotterdam, Norbert Dentressangle and Linde Material Handling will meet with key decision makers to present their latest products and services and find solutions and answers to today’s most pressing business challenges in the industry, reducing the amount of time required by senior management to reach future purchasing decisions.
This year participants have the exclusive opportunity to take part in specially organised plant visits to the Audi plant in Győr and the ZWACK Unicum plant in Budapest.
The first Central Eastern European Logistics and Supply Chain Excellence Award, that recognises the most innovative logistics and supply chain management improvements will be handed over by Alfonz Antoni, Vice-President of the European Logistics Association (ELA) at the Award Ceremony & Cocktail Reception on the first day of TRANSLOG Connect Congress taking place at the *****Corinthia Grand Hotel Royal in Budapest.
The event is supported by all major associations and has extensive media coverage throughout Europe.
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