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From Innovation to Action

This year’s agenda will focus on moving from innovation to action - demonstrating how innovative technologies are actually being used by industry leaders to improve business performance. 

8:45 am Opening Keynote: John Fay, CEO INTTRA
It is time to stop talking about innovative technologies and to start putting them to use in order to drive value for your business today.

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Space will be limited at this C-Level event 

9:00 am Executive Panel moderated by Inna Kuznetsova, President and COO, INTTRA

The Path to an Intelligent Supply Chain in Ocean Shipping
Digitalization, information sharing and connected planning processes are making a truly intelligent supply chain both possible and feasible. In this session our panel of senior industry executives will explore the steps required to make an intelligent supply chain a reality.

Guest Panel Members will include:
Alexander Cohrs, Head of Digital Communication Kuehne + Nagel
Andre Simha, CIO MSC
Eric Caen, Chief Digital Officer CMA 

10:40 am Guest Keynote: Fox Chu, McKinsey & Company

Container Shipping, the Next 50 Years
Fox Chu, Partner at McKinsey, will share the results of a recent study that explains how the container shipping industry needs to re-invent itself for the digital age.

11:20 am Technology Panel moderated by Peter Spellman, CTO, INTTRA

Turning Innovation to Action in the Container Shipping Industry
The industry is awash with proofs of concept utilizing exciting new technologies like blockchain, the internet of things, and artificial intelligence. But how do you move beyond a POC to a scalable solution that can bring tremendous business impact? And how do we address the industry-wide challenges that are holding us back from achieving the vision of an intelligent supply chain?

Guest panel members will include:
Dr. Eva Savelsberg, SVP INFORM
Johnson Leung, CEO 300 Cubits 
Martin Gnass, Managing Director IT, Hapag Lloyd
Troels Stavring, CEO Twill

12:30 pm Lunch and Networking

1:30 pm Shipper Breakout Panel Session moderated by Philly Teixeira, President of EMEA Region, INTTRA

Digital Transformations in Ocean Container Shipping
Innovation has become a buzz word increasingly used in the shipping industry but often these “innovations” don’t yield game changing results. What are the really impactful digital innovations that are driving transformation in global ocean freight shipping? And how do you ensure your organization generates exceptional ROI from your innovation investments? 

Guest panel members will include:
Ian Kerr, CEO Bolero
Iddo Amitai, CEO Amital
Jacques Delort, CIO Traxens
Dr-Ing. Rolf Schröder, Inbound Logistics Daimler AG
Dr. Tobias Riege, CEO Riege Software

1:30 pm Carrier Breakout Panel Session moderated by Greg White, Corporate Strategy, INTTRA

New developments in land side container management and port optimization

This panel of Carriers, Ports, and Tech Providers will address digital strategies being deployed today to enhance container management visibility, share best practices and lessons learned, and discuss new innovations on the horizon.

Guest panel members will include:
Don Miller, VP Globe Tracker
Joyce Bliek Director Digital Business Solutions Port of Rotterdam 
Luc De Clerck, CEO and CoFounder Avantida 
Marc Beerlandt, CEO MSC Belgium

2:30 pm Short Break and Networking

3:00 pm Guest Keynote: Dr. Fabian Engels Senior Partner and Co-Head Shipping Practice of Roland Berger

Seizing the Opportunity in Today's Ocean Freight Marketplace

Dr. Fabian Engels will provide a comprehensive view of the changes and opportunities facing the ocean shipping industry today, from corporate strategy and technology developments to new entrants coming into the marketplace. Dr Engels will discuss opportunities that have arisen as a result of the dramatic changes that we are experiencing.

Guest panel members will include:
David Nothacker, CEO Sennder
Daniel Koch, Head of Connected Services Scania
Michael Pradel, Managing Director Region Europe Hapag Lloyd  

4:00 pm INTTRA Keynote: Karim Jumma Interim Chief Product Officer, INTTRA 

INTTRA Product Innovation: From Ideas to Action

INTTRA's product leader shares whats on the horizon at INTTRA with key product initiatives and new developments. 

4:45 pm Closing Comments by Inna Kuznetsova President and COO, INTTRA

10:15 Break

5:00 pm Cocktail Reception and Hors d'oeurves

Hotel Accommodations

For hotel booking, please contact the SOFITEL Hamburg Alter Wall.  Please use the contact information below.

SOFITEL Hamburg Alter Wall

Tel: 0049 (0)40 369 50 2916



8:30 am Antitrust & Competition Compliance: Ashley Craig, Legal Counsel,
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