Scientific Program

Friday, 24 November 2017, Hall Olympia B

 

09:00-09:30 Registration
   
09:30-10:15 Conference Opening
   
  Welcome Addresses

Apostolos Tzitzikostas*, Governor of the Region of Central Macedonia

Yiannis Boutaris*, Mayor of Thessaloniki

Prof. Periklis Mitkas*, Rector, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

Athanassios Savvakis, President, Federation of Industries of Northern Greece (F.I.N.G.)

Kyriakos Loufakis, President, Greek International Business Association (S.E.V.E.)

Kostis Kaggelidis, President, SEPVE

Prof. Panagiotis Ketikidis, Member of the Board, Alexander Innovation Zone

Nikolaos Rodopoulos*, President of the Board, EEL

   
10:15-10:30 OPENING SPEECH
  Digital Supply Chains: Challenges for Greece

Prof. Dimitriοs Vlachos

President organizing committee, Professor AUTh, President EELBE

   
10:30-11:00 KEYNOTE SPEECH
  The Port of Thessaloniki as a Major Intermodal Hub – Trends and Challenges

Sotiris Theofanis

Coordinator and Authorized Representative, DIEP GmbH – Terminal Link SAS – BELTERRA Ltd Consortium

   
11:00-11:30 Coffee Break
   
11:30-13:00 TRANSPORT INFRASTRUCTURES, LOGISTICS AND NEW TECHNOLOGIES
  Moderator: Apostolos Bizakis

CEO TREDIT Α.Ε. – Engineering Consultants, Vice President of Finance EELBE

   
  § Achieving a Pan European Platform on Logistics services

Lina Konstantinopoulou     

Head of Transport & Logistics, ERTICO

 

§ New Technologies for intermodal freight flows management

Apostolos Bizakis

CEO, TREDIT S.A. Engineering Consultants

 

§ International Trade, Shipping and Logistics: Challenges for the Future

Prof. Evaggelos Sambrakos

Professor University of Piraeus

 

§ National Strategy for Logistics

Ioannis Siamas

Member of the National Council of Development for the Supply Chain, Ministry of Infrastructure, Transport and Networks

   
13:00-13:30 KEYNOTE SPEECH
  How Technology is Innovating the Oil and Gas Sector Logistics

Dr Spyros Kiartzis

Director of Renewable Energy Sources and New Technologies, Hellenic Petroleum S.A.

   
13:30-14:15 Break – Light Lunch
   
14:15-16:30 BEST PRACTICES AND TRENDS IN LOGISTICS
  Moderator: Spyridon Ignatiadis

General Director SEVE, Vice President of Public Relations EELBE

   
  § Supply chains is transformed into value chain in Masoutis S.A.

Christos Karaisaridis

Head Logistics, Masoutis S.A.

 

§  Pursuing productivity in a changing world

Fredrik Johansson 

Head of Sales, ΑΒΒ Ports

 

§  Applied safe transport practices for dangerous goods in Hellas Gold S.A.

George Karcas

Marketing Manager, Hellas Gold S.A.

 

§ The Role of 3PL Businesses in the Supply Chain. The challenges of today

Dimitris Karagiannis

3PL Business Unit Director, SARMED S.A.

 

§ Supply Chain Efficiency through Information Management

Garyfallos Gianakoudis

Head of Logistics, ALUMIL Group

 

§  Measuring effiency of pharmaceutical supply chain

Pantelis Kontoris

Supply Chain Manager, Vianex S.A.

 

§ Optimizing Logistics Operations: the case of Stomana Industry

Vasilis Kanankis

Supply Chain Manager, Sidenor S.A.

   
16:30-17:30 RESEARCH DEVELOPMENTS IN SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT
  Moderator: Dr Dimitris Tsitsamis

Vice President, EELBE                                                                 

   
  § Logimatic: Smart Port Vehicle Management

Dr Dimitris Tsitsamis

Vice President, EELBE

 

§ Autonomous Vehicles and Logistics Applications in Supply Chains

Dimitris Bechtsis

Laboratory of Statistics and Quantitative Analysis Methods, School of Mechanical Engineering AUTh

 

§ AEOLIX: The first harmonised platform for logistics information sharing in Europe

TBA

Hellenic Institute of Transport, CERTH


 

Saturday, 25 November 2017, Hall Olympia B

 

09:30–10:45 RESEARCH DEVELOPMENTS IN SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT
  Moderator: Prof. Dimitris Folinas

Associate professor, Department of Logistics, ΤΕΙ of Central Macedonia

Member of the Management Board, EELBE

   
  § The Prospects of the International Logistics Development in the Formation of the Maritime Silk Road Economic Belt

Volka Yakavenka

Researcher, Laboratory of Statistics and Quantitative Analysis Methods, School of Mechanical Engineering AUTh

 

§ Organizing of a warehouse and catering system in Ho.Re.Ca business with the aim to facilitate Urban Freight Transport: the case of Thessaloniki

Panagiotis Dikaios, Evaggelos Genitsaris, Afroditi Stamelou, Aristotelis Naniopoulos

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

 

§ A risk management modelling approach in a maritime security supply chain

Prof. Christos Douligeris

Department of Informatics, University of Piraeus

 

§ Operations Center for Providing Humanitarian Assistance

Prof. Dimitris Folinas

Associate professor, Department of Logistics, ΤΕΙ of Central Macedonia

 Member of the Management Board, GASCM

     
10:45-12:30 AGROLOGISTICS
  Moderator: Prof. Dimitris Aidonis

Assistant Professor, Department of Logistics, ΤΕΙ of Central Macedonia

Vice President, EELBE

   
  § Information and Robotics Technologies for Agri-Logistics

Dr Dionysis Bochtis

Director, Institute for Bio-Economy and Agri-Technology, CERTH

 

§ The supply Chain of Agrifood Sector

Anna Maria Giantsi

President, Institute of Agricultural Sciences

 

§ Supply Chain Management at ThesGala

Kyriakos Katsaros

Stores Manager, ThesGala

 

§ AGROGATE.GR – An innovative B2B export platform for greek foods

Babis Filadarlis                                                

Export Support & Development Division, GAIA EPICHEIREIN S.A.

 

§ Traceability of fresh fruits and vegetables: From theory to practice

Prof. Nikos Tsotsolas

Assistant professor, University of Piraeus, Co-founder of KalaΘος platform

   
12:30-13:00 Coffee Break
   
13:00-14:30 ROUND TABLE: LOGISTICS AND DEVELOPMENT: THESSALONIKI, A NODE FOR FUTURE DEVELOPMENTS
  Moderator: Dimitris Diamantidis

Journalist

   
  With the participation of:

 

Kyriakos Loufakis

President, SEVE

Georgia Ayfantopoulou

CEO, Technology Park od Thessaloniki

Prof. Dimitrios Vlachos

Professor AUTh, President EELBE

Apostolos Bizakis

CEO TREDIT Α.Ε. – Engineering Consultants

   
14:30-15:00 CLOSING OF THE CONFERENCE