Simultaneous translation for all keynotes and the panel discussion available.


 08.00 - 09.00

Registration, Check-in & Networking

CongressPark Wolfsburg, Heinrich-Heine-Straße, 38440 Wolfsburg


09.00 - 09.10

Opening Address

Prof. Dr. Johannes Walther, CEO, IPM AG


09.10 - 09.30

Digital Future of Automotive Logistics

Thomas Zerchnel, Head of Group Logistics, Volkswagen AG

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09.30 - 09.50

Zero Impact Factory - a Vision?

Dr. Liendel Chang, Head of Production Environment, Volkswagen AG

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09.50 - 10.20

Coffee Break


10.20 - 13.40
(including coffee break)

Workshops & Discussion & Exhibition Tour

 
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Workshop 1a: Artificial Intelligence
How will it effect the cooperation between process partners in the future?

This workshop will be held in English.

Moderator: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Elmar Bräkling, Hochschule Koblenz
Arvin Arora, Founder and CEO, Agile IT Management
Anoop Nannra
, Head of Blockchain Initiative, Cisco Systems, Inc.
Sören Stade,
Head of Digitalization Transportation Network, Volkswagen AG

 
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Workshop 2a: Digital Transformation
How much added value is generated in the different steps of the logistics process chain?

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Stölzle, Universität St. Gallen
Dr. Ansgar Hermes
, Senior Manager Digitization Container Management, Volkswagen AG
Robert Kotschy, Project Manager, COGLAS GmbH
Dr. Jan-Philip Menke, Senior Solution Consultant, Anaplan Germany GmbH
Dr. Tobias Schulz, Pre-Sales Consultant, Dassault Systemes Deutschland GmbH
Michael Wack, Geschäftsführender Gesellschafter, IdentPro GmbH

 
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Workshop 3a: Autonomous Fleet, Platform providers
How roles will change and which new business models will occur in future logistics?

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Alexander Tsipoulanidis, HWR Berlin
Sven Besecke
, Head of Concepts Transport and Container Network, Volkswagen AG
Matthieu Ebert, Projectmanager Sales, Blue Inductive GmbH
Ersan Günes, Managing Director und Co-Founder, Quantitec GmbH
Daniel Hellmeister, Sales - KAM, Bosch Rexroth AG
Wolfgang Höltgen, Co-Founder, Director, GreyOrange

 
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Workshop 4a: Compliance with the paris Convention
How does it effect logistics and their players?

Moderator: Prof. Karl-Heinz Lüke, Ostfalia University of Applied Sciences
André Beuchold, CFO, FRAMO GmbH
Marc Issel
, Vehicle Logistics Services and Simulation, Volkswagen AG
Marc Schmitt, CEO and Co-Founder, Evertracker GmbH
Björn Tiemann, Konrad Zippel Spediteur GmbH & Co. KG

 
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Panel Discussion
Appearance or reality - is digitalization hyped?

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Stephan M. Wagner, ETH Zürich
Ralf Bechmann
, Partner bei EY Advisory Services, Ernst & Young GmbH Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft
Michael Matthesius, Head of Division Automation Products and Solutions, Weidmüller Interface GmbH & Co. KG
Simon Motter
, Senior Director Logistics Ingolstadt, AUDI AG
Matthias Riedel, Head of Presales for IOT & Digital Sipply Chain Germany, SAP Deutschland SE&Co. KG

 

Guided tours through the exhibition


13.40 - 14.40

Lunch Break in the Exhibition


14.40 - 15.00

Realizing the Potential of the Digitalized Supply Chain

Dr. Markus Voss, Global CIO & COO DHL Supply Chain, DHL

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15.00 - 15.20

Megatrends in automotive logistics - the perspective of top decision-makers

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Stölzle, Managing Director, Institut für Supply Chain Management Universität St. Gallen

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15.20 - 15.40

Coffee Break & visit of the exhibition


15.40 - 19.00

Workshops & Guided Exhibition Tour

 
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Workshop 1B: Artificial Intelligence
How will it effect the cooperation between process partners in the future?

Moderator: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Elmar Bräkling, Hochschule Koblenz
Christian Hemming, Technical Director EMEA, ORBIS GmbH
Clemens Kirner, CEO & Founder, INS Insider Navigation Systems GmbH
Jan Wipke, Head of Smart Production Labs, Volkswagen AG

 
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Workshop 2B: Digital Transformation
How much added value is generated in the different steps of the logistics process chain?

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Stölzle, Universität St. Gallen
Martin Gaese
, Account Executive, Celonis SE
Mirko Goeres
, Coordination VR/AR Logistics, AUDI AG
Volker Sorhage, Sales Specialist IoE Solutions, Cisco Systems GmbH
Teja Washausen, Partner, Unity AG
Dr. Ludwig Zink, Head of Customer Innovation, BT Germany

 
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Workshop 3B: Autonomous Fleet, Platform providers
How roles will change and which new business models will occur in future logistics?

This workshop will be held in English.

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Alexander Tsipoulandis, HWR Berlin
Hartmut Haubrich, Director Vehicle Logistics Systems, INFORM GmbH
Renatas Slenderis, CEO-Founder, SIA Fracht
Dr. Gerhard Nowak, Partner/Vice President, PwC Strategy& (Germany) GmbH
Jörg Schuberth, Logistics Project Manager, Volkswagen Konzernlogistik GmbH

 
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Workshop 4B: Compliance with the paris Convention
How does it effect logistics and their players?

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Karl-Heinz Lüke, Ostfalia University of Applied Sciences
Dr. Sven Eichhorn, Fördertechnik, LiGenium GmbH
Dr. Max Gath, CEO, XTL Kommunikationssysteme GmbH
Daniele Saba
, Senior Manager Green Logistics, Volkswagen Konzernlogistik GmbH & Co. OHG
Stephan Schablinski, VP GoGreen DHL Supply Chain, DHL

 

Guided tours through the exhibition


19:00

Get-together in the exhibition