V4+ LOGISTICS FORUM
V4+ Logistics Forum
Due to last year’s great success, the V4 Logistical Forum will be organized this year again. The event, organized in cooperation with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, has the goal of creating a platform where the logistics professionals of participating countries can conduct dialogues about the industry’s technological advances, latest trends, challenges and its future.
This year, Austria and Germany will also be represented, alongside the Visegrad Group countries.
At the FIA European Truck Race Championship’s 0. day event a one day long professional conference will be organized; after the opening speech of Szijjártó Péter, the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, the governmental members of the participating countries will discuss the current state of the trucking industry, followed by panel discussions and later, in the afternoon, a competition between startups working on innovative logistical solutions. The startups will compete in front of a panel of judges lead by Dr. Palkovics László, Minister of Innovation and Technology.
General Director of the Section of road traffic and roads at the Ministry of Transport and Construction of the Slovak Republic
First Deputy Minister of Transport of the Czech Republic
Chairman of the Transport and Logistics Division in the Austrian Economic Chamber
Karl-Uwe Bütof, Head of Department “Innovation and Markets” in the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Innovation, Digitalization and Energy of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia.
CEO of ČESMAD BOHEMIA, z.s.
President of the Regional Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Katowice
Executive Advisor at Mercuri Urval Austria
CEO of Metrans /Danubia/ a.s.
Advisor to the board of the Raben Group
Member of the Board at Rail Cargo Austria AG
State Secretary of the Ministry for Innovation and Technology, Hungary
Moderator of the 2nd Panel Discussion
Project leader of the logistics centre and container terminal in Zalaegerszeg
Moderator of the 3rd Panel Discussion
|2||Welcome Address | Péter Szijjártó Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Hungary||09:00-09:20|
|3||Keynote speech | Andrzej Adamczyk Minister of Infrastructure, Poland||09:20-09:35|
|4||1st Panel Discussion | „The challenges faces by the region’s freight transportation companies and governmental responses to them”
- European Union toll systems harmonization
- Governmental road network development
- Human resource issues for logistics
Moderator - László Mosóczi | State Secretary of the Ministry for Innovation and Technology, Hungary
|6||2nd Panel Discussion | „Possibilities for the reduction of truck driver deficits in individual countries”
Moderator - Balázs Weingartner, State Secretary of the Ministry for Innovation and Technology, Hungary
|7||3rd Panel Discussion | „Multimodal development and vision in logistics with respect to the climate goals”
Moderator - György Firbás | Project leader of the logistics centre and container terminal in Zalaegerszeg
“Pitch your business” | „Smart-solutions in logistics”
Welcoming remarks | Dr. László György State Secretary for economic strategy and regulation at the Ministry for Innovation and Technology, Hungary
Shell Hungary Ltd. | Speech by the representative of the main sponsor company
|10||Startup competition | 6 startups from 6 countries compete for the prize, jury chairman: Balázs Weingartner State Secretary for Sustainability at the Ministry for Innovation and Technology, Hungary||13:50-14:50|
|11||Award ceremony | the grand prize presented by the jury chairman and the main sponsor, the special award to be presented by Balázs Hendrich, CEO of HEPA Hungarian Export Promotion Agency Nonprofit Ltd.||14:50-15:00|
Hungaroring utca 10, 2146
2146 Mogyoród, Hungaroring utca 10.