20-21 JUNE, 2022



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

    Bernard Schopfer, Founder MaxComm Communication & SCLC Organiser

  • 09:05 Introduction

    Aleksandrs Sidorecs, 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 Distribution Networks: Addressing the Value Leakages

    Aleksis Plamse, Director, Transformation and Business Development, Wella Company

  • 09:50 IoT Enabled Manufacturing Excellence

    Carlos Javaroni, Vice President Industrial IoT Solutions, Schneider Electric

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

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

  • 10:30 COFFEE BREAK
  • 11:00 Sustainability Transformation as the next Disruption of Global Supply Chains

    Dr. Philip Wessely, Partner, Kearney

  • 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

  • 13:30 Journey Towards Smart Factories: Points to Consider

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

  • 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

    John Crowley, Director Strategic Supply Chain Resilience, Aptiv

    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

    Ruchika Sachdeva, Senior Executive, Global Head of Data & Analytics, Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company

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

    Deniz Colakkol, Specialised Sales, Digital Supply Chain, 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, Deniz 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, Group Sourcing Leader, 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

    Siddharth Pandey, Vice President – Supply Chain Analytics, Global Head – Transport Analytics Center (TAC), 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

    Taherah Kuhl, VP Global Business Services – Logistics, Dassault Systèmes 

    Hubert Lange, Industry Solution Expert, Dassault Systèmes

  • 11:20 Panel discussion: Driving Change in Logistics

    Session is moderated by Richard Watts, Director, HR Maritime


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

    Sebastien Durbec, Sales Director, Tata Consultancy Services Switzerland

    Eric Ballot, Professor of Supply Chain & Logistics, Director of the Physical Internet Chair, MINES-ParisTech

    Maximilian Schaefer, Co-Founder & Managing Director, InstaFreight GmbH

  • 13:40 Value creation 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

    The session is moderated by Eric Ballot, Professor of Supply Chain & Logistics, Director of the Physical Internet Chair, MINES-ParisTech


    Thomas Hofmeyer, Head of Logistics & Trade Compliance, Tecan

    Taherah Kuhl, VP Global Business Services – Logistics, Dassault Systèmes 

    Alvaro Amo, Vice President Global Logistics, Hexagon Geosystems

    Val Petursson, Senior Director Global Transportation, Teva Pharmaceuticals

  • 15:40 End of Conference