ZURICH, 20-21 JUNE, 2022



  • 08:00 Registration & Welcome Coffee
  • 09:00 Welcome message

    Bernard Schopfer, Founder MaxComm Communication & SCLC Organiser

  • 09:05 Introduction

    Aleksandr Sidorec, Advisory Partner at Cognizant, SCLC Master of Ceremony

  • 09:10 Canton of Zurich as a Global Supply Chain Hub

    Fabian Streiff, Head of Business & Economic Development, Canton of Zurich

  • 09:30 Topical presentation (reserved)
  • 09:50 IoT Enabled Manufacturing Excellence

    Carlos Javaroni, Vice President Industrial IoT Solutions, Schneider Electric

  • 10:10 Robotics in Logistics – applications in eCommerce, Fulfilment, Post & Parcel

    Julian Broecheler, Global Portfolio Manager CSSR, Consumer Segments & Service Robotics, ABB Robotics

  • 10:30 COFFEE BREAK
  • 11:00 Journey Towards Smart Factories: Points to Consider

    Simon Ulmann, VP Operations & Supply Chain A IMEA, Henkel

  • 11:20 Agile transformation of supply chain organisation

    Winfried Rockensteiner, Global VP Divisional Logistics Bosch Powertrain Solutions, Robert Bosch

  • 11:40 Panel discussion: The changing role of supply chain leader

    The session is moderated by Victor Graf Dijon von Monteton, Partner & Managing Director, Kearney


    Frank Baur, COO, Onshore Wind International, GE Renewables Energy         

    Frank Cervi, SVP Strategy & Transformation, Mondelēz International         

    Wiebke Dittert, Head of Supply Chain, V-ZUG AG

    Thierry Dulong, VP Supply Chain Management, Hitachi Zosen Inova

  • 13:40 Sustainability Transformation as the next Disruption of Global Supply Chains

    Dr. Philip Wessely, Partner, Kearney

  • 14:00 Smart-touch S&OP: fact or fiction

    Freek Aertsen, Adjunct professor, Academic Director of Operations and Supply Chain Management, TIAS School for Business and Society

    Freek will present the first learnings and best practices of a study among multinationals on getting more digital in Sales And Operations Planning.  

  • 14:20 Supply Chain Resilience – at the right cost and effort through visibility

    Pierre-François Kaltenbach, Senior Managing Director, Accenture Supply Chain & Operations

    Disruption is the new normal. Under these circumstances, to build a resilient and at the same time more cost effective supply chain, intelligent visibility is necessary. In this presentation we will bring to life the Supply Chain capability required to create focused supply chain resilience to help to maintain revenue, profit, and share price performance during periods of disruption.

  • 14:40 AI-enabled demand forecasting

    Ruchica Sachdeva, Senior Executive, Global Head of Data & Analytics, Coca-Cola Hellenic

  • 15:00 Resilient Supply Chain Planning in a Disruptive World

    Martin Klausner, Head of Solution Advisory, Digital Supply Chain Management CEE, CH & CIS, SAP

    For companies relying on global supply chains, the pandemic was a wake-up call and has shown that companies that invest in resilient supply chain planning software outperform those that do not.
    In his presentation, Martin Klausner will focus on building resilient and stable supply chains through creating an integrated, intelligent planning environment.

  • 15:20 How Bristol Myers Squibb Reimagined Forecasting and Planning

    Panagiotis Nikitiadis, Director Global Demand Consolidation and Performance Management, Bristol Myers Squibb

  • 15:40 COFFEE BREAK
  • 16:10 Factory of the Future: getting the basics right

    Taoufik Arif, MD Supply Chain Digital Transformation – Global Product Owner, Johnson & Johnson

  • 16:30 Deglobalisation of Manufacturing - Regional Centricity at Lexmark

    Patrick Carminati, Head of Sourcing & Manufacturing EMEA, Lexmark

  • 16:50 Connecting all value streams through Integrated Business Planning

    Gerard Couderc, Global Integrated Business Planning and Data Analytics Director, Resideo

    Philipp Aschhoff, Sales Lead DACH, o9 Solutions

    To meet the vision of a connected world Resideo embarked on a journey of going beyond Integrated Business Planning with the ambition to create a Digital Brain that connects all value streams of Resideo, leveraging technology.

  • 17:10 Panel discussion: Risk Management During Uncertain Times

    The session is moderated by Matthew Spooner, Supply Chain Thought Leader and Former Head of Planning at ABB


    Francesco Lucchetta, Director Procurement & Supply, Pentair

    Dr. Rainer Baumann, Group COO, Migros

    Pierre-François Kaltenbach, Senior Managing Director, Accenture Supply Chain & Operations

    Eladio Robles, Global Head Supply Chain Management – Crop Protection, Syngenta

  • 18:00 Networking Drinks Reception



  • 08:30 Morning coffee & Networking time
  • 09:00 Welcome and opening remarks
  • 09:10 Logistics 4.0: challenges and opportunities

    Katharina Luban, Professor, OST – Eastern Switzerland University of Applied Sciences

  • 09:30 Control Towers in Logistics

    Alexander Scheld, Global Head of Logistics, Holcim

  • 09:50 Driving Innovation & Customer Experience through ecosystems and partnerships

    Rohit Ghan, Head – Transportation & Logistics Industry, Tata Consultancy Services Switzerland

    Uwe Schumacher, Head – Growth & Business Strategy for TTH, Tata Consultancy Services EU & UK

  • 10:10 Digital Twin in Supply Chain Management

    Rainer Deutschmann, Head Corporate Security & Traffic, Migros

  • 10:30 COFFEE BREAK
  • 11:00 Circularity aspects of sustainable supply chains

    Christian Haltiner, Managing Director Switzerland, Dassault Systèmes

    Thomas Laarz, Logistics Solution Strategy, Dassault Systèmes

  • 11:20 Panel discussion: Driving Change in Logistics


    Peter Matthiesen, Senior Director, Head of Innovation & Engagement Services, DSV

    Sebastien Durbec, Sales Director, Tata Consultancy Services Switzerland

  • 13:40 Joy to go through digitalization and operational excellence

    Alex Bolinelli, Group Director Operations Excellence, Selecta Group

  • 14:00 Enabling resilient and sustainable operations with SAP Intelligent Asset and Field Service Management

    Frank Seither, Senior Business Architect for Digital Supply Chain & IoT, SAP

    Maximize productivity, improve operational safety, and reduce maintenance costs with SAP Intelligent Asset Management, a suite of solutions that brings collaborative asset intelligence to maintenance and service operations for all involved stakeholders.

  • 14:20 Transforming service for an omnichannel world

    Brian White, Head of Supply Chain Management, Swarovski

  • 14:40 Panel Discussion: Navigating uncertain future in logistics operations


    Thomas Hofmeyer, Head of Logistics & Trade Compliance, Tecan

    Christian Haltiner, Managing Director, Dassault Systèmes Switzerland

    Alvaro Amo, Vice President Global Logistics, Hexagon Geosystems