Program of 5th International Black Sea Container Summit
Program of the 5th International Black Sea Container Summit
September 15-16, 2011
Venue: ‘Odessa’ Hotel,
6-a, Primorskaya Str., Odessa, Ukraine
(near the passenger terminal of Odessa port)
14 September, Wednesday.
17.00 – 19.00 Participants of the summit come together making acquaintance with Brooklyn-Kiev Container Terminal in Odessa Merchant Sea Port. Buffet. (calling together in Primorskiy Blvd., near Duke monument)
15 September, Thursday.
8.00—9.00 Registration of participants, ‘Odessa’ Hotel
9.00—9.20 Opening of the summit. Greetings from Ukrainian governmental bodies, leaders of the industry and regional authorities, organizers and sponsors.
9.20—11.20 First session. Moderator – Cergey Nikulin, Director of ‘ChernomorNIIproject’ Institute.
‘Policy of the Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine aimed at the development of container carriages via Ukrainian ports’
Vladimir SEVRYUKOV, Director of the State Department for Maritime Policy of Ukrainian Ministry of Infrastructure
‘How to succeed in the competition between terminal operators. Experience of HPC Hamburg’
Klaus Schmoeker, Director General of ‘HPC Hamburg’, President of ‘HPC Ukraine’
‘Impact of world tendencies on the development of container business in the Eastern Mediterranean and Black Sea market of carriages’
Ben Hackett, the Principal of Hackett Associates
‘Topical issues of implementation of transshipment regulations and free practice in Ukrainian ports’
Yuriy Vaskov, First Deputy Director of Odessa MSP
‘Shipping lines: competition and partnership. New tendencies in market strategy’
Jesper Pedersen, Director General of ‘Maersk Line Ukraine’
11.20—11.40 Coffee break
11.40—13.20 Second session. Moderator – ………………………………………………………………………………….
‘Novations in customs legislation and practices aimed at improvement of container carriages via Ukrainian ports’
Sergey Kuts, Deputy Director of ‘Yuzhnaya’ Customs House
‘Georgian market of container carriages: prospects for development’
Joseph Crowley, Director General of APM Terminals Poti
‘Competition of Black Sea terminal operators in the post-crisis period’
Gennadiy Skvortsov, President of ‘Ukrport’ Association
‘Prospects for port reform in Ukraine’
Artur Nitsevich, Director of ‘International Law Offices’
‘In the mirror of Black Sea container terminals rating’
Konstantyn Ilnitskiy, Editor-in-Chief of ‘Ports of Ukraine’ and ‘BlackSeaLines’ journals
On completion of the second session (before lunch) there will be the rewarding ceremony where the companies – leaders of Black Sea container terminals rating 2010 (container turnover and growth rates) will be endowed with ‘Awards of Recognition’
13.35-14.05 Press conference (in the conference hall)
14.30—16.00 Third session. Moderator – Iosif Tokman, Executive Director of BASPA
‘Rail container carriages in Ukraine: problems and solutions’
Ilya Levitskiy, Senior Adviser to General Director of ‘Ukrzaliznytsya’
‘Constantza port: fight for leadership in the Black Sea container market’
A representative of Romanian Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure
‘Container market of Russia on the rise’
Olga Denshchikova, Director on Marketing of ‘National Container Company’
‘Information support of transshipment and carriage of container cargoes’
Elena Grebenshchikova, Director General of ‘SOLVO’ Company
‘Transport policy of Turkey in respect of container carriages via Turkish ports’
Irfan Bilgin, Secretary General of Port Operators Association of Turkey ‘TURKLIM’
16.00—16.20 Coffee break
16.20—18.00 Fourth session. Moderator – Konstantin Ilnitskiy, Director of ‘Ports of Ukraine’ Publishing House
‘Container carriages on the Danube and their prospects’
Edgar Martin, Director of ‘Infospectrum Central & Eastern Europe’ Company
‘Container carriages between Black and Baltic Seas
Yaanus Paas, Chair of the Board of ‘EBP Cargo’ JSC
Lithuania as a distributional hub for goods carried to the countries of Central and Western Europe through the transport corridor ‘East-West II’
Stasis Gudvalis, Director on Cargo Carriages of Lithuanian Railway
‘Prospects for containerization of Ukrainian export cargoes’
Andrey Sokolov, Analyst of ‘Informall’ Company
19.00 Gala Dinner at the restaurant of ‘Londonskaya’ Hotel (Primorskiy Blvd. 11).
16 September, Friday
9.00— Boarding the busses. (calling together in Primorskiy Blvd., near Duke monument)
10.00—12.00 — Tour (with buffet) about the water area of Ilyichevsk MSP incl. visiting the container terminals of ‘Big Odessa’ and the presentation of a new container terminal of Ilyichevsk Sea Fishery Port (500,000 TEUs).
13.00—15.00 — Lunch in Ilyichevsk (‘Leo’ Restaurant, 11-в, Parkovaya Str.). Opportunity to have a rest on the beach.
Return to Odessa.