08:30 am
Registration & Tea / Coffee
09:45 am
Lamp Lighting Ceremony & Welcome Note
10:00 am
Keynote of the Day

Theme : Optimizing Idea to Performance Cycle with Global Manufacturing Best Practices

  • Mr. Ashutosh Apte, Director – Discrete Industry, Industry Value Engineering, SAP India
10.45 Am
Tea / Coffee & Networking Break
11.15 Am
Panel Discussion

Theme : Industry 4.0 - Vision & the New Rules of Leadership

  • Mr. Ryan Viegas, VP - Supply Chain & Procurement, Watson / Actavis India (Moderator)
  • Mr. Pramod Sant, VP - Head of Import Export and Export Control & Customs, Siemens Ltd.
  • Ms. Arti Vazirani, Global Supply Chain Design Authority Manager, Syngenta India Ltd.
  • Mr. Amit Kumar Ghosh, Head - Manufacturing, Britannia Industries Ltd.
  • Mr. Asit Sinha, India Head, Manufacturing & Distribution Industries, Sales, Enterprise Services, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
  • Mr. Prashant Wath, VP - Manufacturing, Kokuyo Camlin Ltd.
  • Mr. Devdip Purkayastha, President, CHEP India Pvt. Ltd.
12:45 Pm
Lunch & Networking Break
01.45 Pm
Panel Discussion

Theme : What Must Procurement do to Remain a Viable and Sustainable Business Function

  • Mr. Ramesh Krishnamurthy, Procurement Director - South Asia, Hindustan Unilever Ltd. (Moderator)
  • Mr. Seshnath Chauhan, Director - Global API & RM Sourcing (SCM), Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd.
  • Mr. Ajith Gopinath, Sector Lead - Indirect Materials & Services Procurement, Mondelez India Foods Ltd.
  • Mr. Vikrant Tyagi, GM - Supply Planning and Logistics, Schneider Electric India Pvt. Ltd.
  • Mr. Rajeev Budhiraja, VP - Procurement, Maruti Suzuki
  • Mr. Venkatesh Kulkarni, VP - Central Procurement, Reliance Infrastructure Ltd.
  • Mr. Sandeep Dandekar, EVP - Procurement & Materials Management Procurement & Asset Management, Netmagic
03:00 Pm
Individual Presentation

Theme : Empowering Manufacturers with Big Data Analytics

  • Ms. Lavanya Uppala, Practice Head, Data Analytics Division, Robert Bosch Engineering and Business Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
03.25 Pm
Deep Dives

Each round table would have theme and delegates can choose to join in one of the 5 interactive themed tables. These discussions would be chaired by a moderator who would drive the entire discussion. You need to choose the round table you wish to join at the time of discussion.


  1. Table 01

    Impactful Customer Collaboration : The Key to Inventory Optimization across Multi - tier Supply Chains
  2. Table 02

    Attracting New Millennial to Manufacturing - Honing the Manufacturing Leadership Skills of Tomorrow
  3. Table 03

    Manufacturing 4.0 will it Reshape the Business of Manufacturing
  4. Table 04

    Return - Refurbish - Resell : Maximizing Value from Reverse Logistics Chain - Leveraging After - Sales Service to Gain Competitive Advantage
  5. Table 05

    Reducing Cost through Optimisation of 'SHARED SERVICES' for Cost Effectiveness in Warehouse and Transport Operations


04.30 Pm
Tea / Coffee & Networking Breaks
04.45 Pm
Panel Discussion

The Art of Supply Chain: Creative Solutions for the Next Generation - Part 1

  • Mr. Procyon Mukherjee, President & Head of Central Logistics Function, Hindalco Industries Ltd. (Moderator)
  • Mr. Vivek Sarbhai, Director Integrated Business Planning APAC & CS&L India, Mondelez Asia Pacific Pte Ltd.
  • Mr. Hardik Shah, Director - Supply Chain, Cummins India Ltd.
  • Mr. Ashith B. Hegde, Managing Director, Asia Pacific, Arkieva
  • Mr. Jasjit Sethi, Chief Executive Officer, TCI Supply Chain Solutions
  • Mr. PV Sheshadri, COO - Contract Logistics Biz and Procurement, Future Supply Chain Solutions Ltd.
  • Mr. Jayanta Roychoudhuri, Head - SCM, Tata Hitachi Construction Machinery Company Ltd.
07.00 Pm
Onwards - 5th Manufacturing Supply Chain Excellence Awards 2016


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