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YugTrans – Black Sea & Caspian
International Transport Forum
April 2 - 3, 2020
Gelendzhik, Russia
REGISTRATION
The 16th Black Sea & Caspian International Transport Forum YugTrans
will be held in Gelendzhik at five-star Kempinski Grand Hotel
on April 2 - 3, 2020

The event will include the business part of the program, gala dinner, a professional sightseeing tour of transport infrastructure facilities, visitor attractions of the Black Sea region and Business & Gastronomy program - a shirt-sleeve meeting with tasting of local specialties
The conference is aimed primarily at port businesses, charterers, railway businesses, freight forwarders, chartering brokers and marine agents. We also invite Russian and foreign ship owners, representatives of freight carriers, traders, bunkering and stevedoring companies, surveyors, insurers, bankers, marine lawyers and other professionals who are interested in business development at the Black Sea, Azov Sea and Caspian Sea regions.


Simultaneous interpretation will be provided in English and Russian
Speakers
Roman Antipov
Technical Director
DeloPorts
Alla Skantseva
Head of the North Caucasian Territorial Center
Center of Corporate Transportation Services
of Russian Railways
Sergey Petridi
First Deputy Head
Novorossiysk Customs
Igor Pavensky
Director of Strategic
Marketing Department
Rusagrotrans
Lyudmila Simonova
Managing Partner
M.A. Research
Alexey Garmash
General Director
Novomorsnab

Alexander Goloviznin
Director of Logistics
and Analytical Research
Morstroytechnology
Joseph Crowley
Director External Relations
APM Terminals
Poti Sea Port
Eugene Karpachev
Deputy Director for capital construction and repair
Azov-Black Sea Basin Branch of the Rosmorport
Kirill Nikoda
Senior Analyst
Center for Economic Forecasting
Gazprombank
Alena Zyabkina
President
Сargo Owners Partnership
in Railway Transport
Alexander Kulikov
General Director
Sea Lines
We invite you to take part in
the 16th Black Sea & Caspian
International Transport Forum YugTrans!
Preliminary Program
April 2, 2020
Forum 1st day
09:00 – 10:00
Registration and communication of participants,
media accreditation
Welcome tea, coffee.
Meetings and negotiations at Connecting Lounge
Congress hall of Kempinski Grand Hotel Gelendzhik
10:00 – 10:10
Forum opening
10:10 – 12:30
Main discussion session
"The Azov Sea, Black Sea and Caspian Sea regions: from geopolitics to economics"
Issues for discussion:
  • Analysis of cargo flows in the Black Sea, Azov Sea and the Caspian Sea regions: recent trends
  • The impact of sanctions on business in the Black Sea, Azov Sea and the Caspian Sea basins: features of interaction and solutions
  • Potential for the international trade and economic cooperation
  • Expected redistribution of cargo traffic in the ports of the Black Sea and Azov Sea basin
  • The future of small ports of the Black Sea and Azov Sea basin after the commissioning of the main facilities of the port of Taman
  • The "One Belt, One Road" initiative: geopolitical reality and interfacing with the EAEU
  • Main barriers of the international transport corridor North - South, results and prospects of pilot projects
  • Integrated development of the Southern macroregion of Russia: new projects
  • Investment attractiveness of the Black Sea and Azov Sea region and the potential for the implementation of concession and public-private projects
  • Port capacities of the Russian coast: opportunities and needs
  • Transport infrastructure modernization and introduction of new technologies
  • Simplified customs passage: opportunities and prospects
12:30 – 14:00
Lunch
Informal communication
14:00 – 17:30
Discussion session
"Cargo turnover in the Azov Sea, Black Sea and Caspian Sea regions: development in collaboration"
Issues for discussion:
  • International competition and partnership in the Black Sea, Azov Sea and the Caspian Sea regions
  • Integration of Russian port facilities in global and Eurasian transport and logistics chains
  • Principles of port-oriented logistics
  • Analysis of the current situation in the freight market of the Black Sea, Azov Sea and the Caspian Sea regions
  • Comparison of price conditions for transportation along the main routes through the Black Sea: cases of transport companies
  • Risks for cargo owners and logistics companies under sanctions
  • Strategies of specialized terminals development
  • Export of grain cargo: current state and forecast
  • The growth potential of mineral fertilizer transshipment
  • Synchronization of port and railway infrastructure development programs
  • Ways to increase the capacity of railway approaches to ports
  • Today's challenges for containerization
  • Quality of transport services for cargo owners in the region
17:30 – 17:45
Summary of the results of the Forum first day
17:45 – 19:00
Meetings and negotiations at Connecting Lounge
Free time. Informal communication.
19:00
Evening party - Black Sea Gala Dinner
Establishing informal contacts among the participants
April 03, 2020
Forum 2nd day
10:00 – 13:00
Sightseeing programme
Visits to transportation facilities:
the modern container terminal NUTEP and the deep-water grain terminal KSK of the holding company DeloPorts
& City tour
13:00 – 16:00
Business & Gastronomy
Business & Gastronomy is a networking program by ICF - International Conferences with a tasting of local specialities
Participants will plunge into the unique atmosphere of the Black Sea gastronomic traditions creating ideal conditions for business meetings and informal negotiations
Terms and Conditions
Registration
FEE
  • Registration fee – 880 euros
Discounts
  • If two or more representatives from one company are registered – 15%
  • For all permanent participants of the meetings of International Conferences – 10%
  • We can consider the individual conditions of participation for the group of participants from one company
Forum fee includes
  • Participation in all events of the Forum (by the program);
  • Coffee-breaks;
  • Lunches;
  • Forum materials (a participant's portfolio with all the information about the Forum, the Catalogue of the participants – contacts included);
  • The layout of brief information about a company – including the logo – in the Forum Catalogue and on the Forum site;
  • Gala Dinner;
  • Forum materials in electronic form in the closed section of the Forum's site (available on request): the Catalogue of the participants, the photo gallery, presentations of reports, media facts on the Forum, etc.;
  • Excursion programs.

Accommodation and additional cost are NOT included to the participation fee.
Publicity opportunities
  • Remote participation (placement the information about a company in the catalogue and attachment of advertising materials to a participant's portfolio) – 360 euros
  • Promotional materials in participant's portfolio – 320 euros
  • Placement of a full-colour advertising page (А4 sizes) in the Forum catalogue – 240 euros
  • Placement of the logo on the full-color ribbons of the Forum participants – 1200 euros
  • Forum materials on CD/DVD or access to the forum materials in the electronic form – 130 euros
  • Placement the mobile banner (1 x 2 m) at the Forum venue – 320 euros

We can offer special participation in the Forum on individual conditions.

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Venue
Gelendzhik, Russia
Kempinski Grand Hotel Gelendzhik
Congress Hall
Gelendzhik (Russian: Геленджи́к) is a resort town in Krasnodar Krai, Russia, located on the Gelendzhik Bay of the Black Sea. It is located near Novorossiysk - the city, which has one of the largest ports in Russia.
The venue of the Black Sea & Caspian International Transport Forum YugTrans —
is the five-star Kempinski Grand Gelendzhik Hotel.
Located on Cape Tolstyi with stunning views over Gelendzhik Bay and the Black Sea
Organizing Committee
Conference registration and other issues
ICF - International Conferences
+7 (495) 646-01-51, ext. 40 (English speaking)
+7 (812) 448-08-48, ext. 40 (English speaking)
info@icf.events
Svetlana Barsukova
Participation and Sponsorship
sales@icf.events
Aishe Yanikova
Speakers and Governments
aishe@icf.events
Svetlana Tsyrkunova
Media Relations
pr@icf.events
REGISTRATION
The 16th Black Sea & Caspian
International Transport Forum YugTrans!
By submitting your personal data through this form, I consent to their further processing and storage in accordance with the Federal Law of the Russian Federation N152-FZ "On Personal Data"