ХІІІ International Conference “Black Sea Grain - 2016”
April 20-21, 2016, Kiev, InterContinental
 
 

Agenda

 

AGENDA

Place and Date:  Аpril 17-18, 2013   Ukraine, Kiev, InterContinental Hotel

 

April 17, 2013

Conference Centre, InterContinental Hotel, - 2 Floor    Address: 2A, Velyka Zhytomyrska Street

 

9.00 a.m. 5.00 p.m. Registration

10.00 a.m. 11.30 a.m.

Discussion Panel: Ukrainian Agricultural Export and Global Food Security
        Moderator: Sergey Feofilov , Director General, UkrAgroConsult

•  Ukrainian Grain Market: Recent Trends and Prospects
         
Elizaveta Malyshko, Analyst, UkrAgroConsult
•  Scenarios of Black Sea oilseeds market development
        
  Yulia Garkavenko , Analyst, UkrAgroConsult
•  Drought in the Black Sea region. Its effect on ag output, exports, pricing
          Еlena Loshkareva , Analyst, UkrAgroConsult    
•  Field Inspection -2013: winter crops condition and the 2013 crop estimation
         
Мark Lindeman,  FAS, USDA

Sponsor : UkrAgroConsult Company

 

11.30 a.m. Independent view

            •    Global financial crisis. Impact on investments in the agricultural sector
                   
Ronald Huisman, Professor of Finance, Kyiv-Mohyla Business School

12.30 p.m. 2.00 p.m.  LUNCH

 

2.00 p.m. 4.00 p.m.

Discussion Panel: Black Sea Region. Development of Export Logistics
        Moderator: Igor Pavenskiy, RusAgroTrans, Russia

•   Ukraine: Trends in rail transportation of grain
         
Svetlana Malysh , Analyst, UkrAgroConsult    
•   Railway logistics and its role in Black Sea ag exports
        
  Igor Pavenskiy, RusAgroTrans, Russia

•   The role of Dnieper river in the context of Ukraine's grain logistics
        
  Andrey Pisarenko , Ukrrichflot

•   Reform of Ukrainian ports and its impact on export logistics in the Black Sea region. Will grain handling in ports be available to exporters?
         
Andrey Selyutin,  Arzinger, Ukraine
•   Global logistics and Black Sea ag exports: how to improve food security?
         
Laslo Sabov ,  Director, Botrans Inspection Services (BSSS Group), Еgypt

 

4.00 p.m. 5.30 p.m.

Discussion Panel: Investments in Ukrainian Agricultural sector and Food Industry
        Moderator: Jean-Jacques Herve, Credit Agricole Bank in Ukraine

•   How to encourage investments in the agriculture of Ukraine?
        
  Elena Voloshina , Head of Representative Office, IFC

•   Ukrainian agri holdings: Sources and effectiveness of investments in 2012/13
         
Alex Morgun , Analyst, UkrAgroConsult   
•   Modern financial instruments of agricultural enterprises
           Aleksandr Plotnikov, Arzinger, Ukraine
•   Land as a key asset for effective agribusiness in the Black Sea region
           Nikolay Orlov,  OMP Law firm, Ukraine
 

6.00 p.m. Welcoming Party GLENCORE and SERNA
           Ballroom, InterContinental Hotel, - 2 Floor

 

April 18, 2013

Conference Centre, InterContinental Hotel, - 2 Floor    Address: 2A, Velyka Zhytomyrska Street

 

8.30 a.m. 10.00 a.m. Registration

09.30 a.m. Conference Opening

Session1:    Black Sea Region: Export Forever!
        Moderator: Sergey Feofilov , Director General, UkrAgroConsult

•  Global food market: the latest tendencies
       
William Wilson , Professor, North Dakota State University (USA)   
•  Black Sea Grain: Export expansion, new markets, 2000-2013. Outlook for 2014.
      
  Sergey Feofilov , Director General, UkrAgroConsult
•  Russia: Grain production and export prospects
        Dmitry Rylko, IKAR (Russia)   
•  Kazakhstan as a key player in the grain market of Central Asia
       
Еvgeniy Gan,  President of Grain Processors and Bakers Union of Kazakhstan

 12.30 p.m. 2.00 p.m.  LUNCH

 

Session 2:  Key global agricultural regions: Investments. Competition. Outlook
        Moderator: Leonid Kozachenko, Ukrainian Agrarian Confederation

•  Ukraine and Global Food Security
       
Leonid Kozachenko, Ukrainian Agrarian Confederation
•  Global ag market: Trends in investment policies
        Bohdan Chomiak,  Director on Strategic Planning, UkrAgroConsult
•   The Egyptian Agricultural Commodities Market: An Outline
        Amr Kassem, East Med Commodities Trading LLC, Egypt  

4.00 p.m. 4.45 p.m.  Coffee Break

•   Grain and oilseed market of China. Rise in import demand. Market volatility
       
Renault Quach , Dongling Grain & Oil Co Ltd, China    
•   South America: Weather Factor. Production. Exports
      
   Anne Frick - Jefferies Bache, USA

 

 

6.00 p.m.  Drinks & Networking
             Hall of the Conference center, - 2 Floor

7.00 p.m.  Gala Dinner hosted by UkrAgroConsult
            Grand Ballroom, InterContinental Hotel, - 2 Floor

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