INTERNATIONAL LOGISTICS CONFERENCE AND B2B MEETING IN MERSIN / TURKEY








MERSİN-TARSUS ORGANIZED INDUSTRIAL ZONE


MERSİN FREE TRADE ZONE


ÇUKUROVA DEVELOPMET AGENCY


MEDITERRANEAN EXPORTER UNIONS GENERAL SECRETARIAT MERSIN


MERSIN INTERNATIONAL PORT

MERSİN INTERNATIONAL LOGISTICS CONFERENCE PROGRAMME

10th of October 2013

Conferances and B2B Event will be take place “Yenişehir Fuar Merkezi”

Moderator: Mr. Josef Atat, President of Mersin Logistics Platform or Prof Dr. Okan TUNA, Dokuz Eylül University

11:00 Opening and Welcome Speeches

Mr.Şerafettin AŞUT, President of the Mersin Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Mr.Hasan Basri GÜZELOĞLU, Governor of Mersin

Mr.Zafer ÇAĞLAYAN, Minister of Economic Affairs of Turkey

 

Euro-Mediterranean Logistics Business Opportunities

 

11:30  The Dutch logistics cluster policy. Mr. Erwin VAN DONK, Chief Representative,

Netherlands Business Support Office (part of the Netherlands Ministry of Economics);

Managing Director, Expertise Center for Transport & Logistics.

12:00 Turkey Logistics Policy and Logistics Business Opportunities (Port, Airport and Other), Mr.Suha GÜÇSAV Akfen Holding-CEO

12:30 Lunch at Aşina Restaurant

Best Practices on Logistics Clusters from EU

14:00 European logistics clusters and experiences from The Netherlands/Belgium, Germany, Spain and Sweden/Denmark by SoCool@EU partners (HOLM, ALIA, ULUND and DINALOG)

Logistics industrial Experiences from Europe

14:45 Logistics business opportunities between Europe and the Eastern part of the Mediterranean seen from an industry perspective VP/ CEO / SCM Director, leading global logistics company (TBC)

15:10 Rail freight Infrastructure Development & Investment – Opportunities and Risks - Mr.Udo Sauerbrey , Managing Director Railistics GmbH”

15:30 Coffee Break

The SoCool@EU Project

16:45 The SoCool@EU project and the mentoring activities towards Mersin. Meng Lu, Dutch Institute for Advanced Logistics (Dinalog), The Netherlands

17:00 Coffee Break

B2B Matchmaking Event

17:10 Introduction to B2B Matchmaking by Jan Boyesen, Maritime Development Center of Europe

19:00 Visit to Mersin International Port (Mandatory confirmation of attendance)

20:00 Dinner for all participants (Marina Iskele - Adnan Menderes Bulvarı Yenişehir/Mersin)

Conferances and B2B Event will be take place “Yenişehir Fuar Merkezi”

Addresses:  Yenişehir Fuar Merkezi

                      Akkent Mah Yenişehir/MERSİN