Preliminary program of the Conference

May 20
14:00-17:00 Registration of conference delegates
17:00-21:30 Excursion program to the Institute of grapes and vine "Magarach"
May 21
08:30-09:30 Registration of conference delegates
09:30-09:45 Opening of the conference, welcome speech of organizers, official persons and the general sponsor
Session 1. Grain market in the terms of global economic changes
09:45-10:15 Global market of grains: conditions, tendencies, prospects
Keith Flury, leading analyst of the agency F.O Licht
10:15-10:20 Questions
10:20-10:40 Russian market of grains: conditions and forecast for 2009/10 MY
Vladimir Petrichenko, director of WJ ProZerno
10:40-10:45 Questions
10:45-11:05 Prospects of development of Kazakh grain market
Anna Buts, director of the department of plant growing of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Kazakhstan
11:05-11:10 Questions
11:10-11:30 Influence of the world economic recession on development of food markets
Michael Solov'ev, vice-chairman of the board of the investment commercial bank "Russian Investment Alliance"
11:30-11:35 Questions
11:35-12:00 Coffee-break
Session 2. Prospects of free trading operations with grains between Ukraine and the ЕU
12:00-12:15 Position of the European Union: importer of grains from the Black Sea region or its competitor on the foreign markets
Hesus Maria Fernandes, Zeleny Informacion y Mercado S.L.
12:15-12:30 Possible approaches of the European Union to inclusion of grains to the free trade area with Ukraine
Peter Talks, consultant of FАО of the United Nations
12:30-13:30 Discussion within the given subject
The following conference participants take part in the discussion:
- Mikhail Rudenko, director of department of the Ministry of Agrarian Policy of Ukraine
- Vladimir Klimenko, President of the Ukrainian Grain Association
- Sergey Stoyanov, General Director of the Ukrainian Agrarian Confederation
- Viktor Andrievskiy, Director of the Institute for agrarian markets development
- Dmitriy Prikhodko, economist of the Centre of Investments of FАО of the United Nations
- Emmanuel Hidier, economist of the Centre of Investments of FАО of the United Nations
13:30-14:45 Lunch break
Session 3. Infrastructure of the market of grains
14:45-15:05 Investment attractiveness of companies of the grain complex
Ekaterina Vasina, Credit-Rating
15:05-15:10 Questions
15:10-15:30 Hedging of agricultural risks: European experience
Olena Pastarnak, Offre & Demande Agricole
15:30-15:35 Questions
15:35-15:55 Credit insurance of export-import activity and legal method of risk controlling in the agro industrial sector at the territory of Ukraine
Ekaterina Kardash, head of the international department, INTEGRITES
15:55-16:00 Questions
16:00-16:20 Enforcement of the Arbitration award of GAFTA in Ukraine and Russia: is it so easy?
Andrew Аstapov, managing partner of Аstapov Lawyers
16:20-16:25 Questions
16:25-16:45 Forecast of development of the freight market
Valeriy Voynichenko, Financial Director of the company BONITO SHIPPING LTD
16:45-16:50 Questions
16:50-17:05 Presentation of technologies and equipment of the company Schmidt-Seeger
Alexander Ocheretniy, Director of the representative office of the company Schmidt-Seeger GmbH in the Eastern Europe
17:05-17:10 Questions
17:10-17:30 Traditional and innovative methods of storing grain in the conditions of various regions of the CIS countries
Daniel Donner, vice-president of Ag Growth Industries
Victoria Umin, chief executive of Ag Growth Industries
17:30-17:35 Questions
17:35-17:55 Ways of increasing of yield characteristics and improving of grain safety during storing
Leonid Fadeev, director of "Spetselevatormelmash"
17:55-18:00 Questions
18:00-18:15 Close of the day one
19:00-22:00 Gala dinner
May 22
Session 4. Ukrainian grain market: conditions, tendencies, forecasts
09:30-09:50 Preliminary results of 2008/09 grain MY
Sergey Melnik, Deputy Minister of Agrarian Policy of Ukraine
09:50-10:00 Questions
10:00-10:20 Sowing campaign under harvest in 2009. The complex estimation from APK-Inform Agency
Julia Trautskaya, expert of АPК-Inform Agency
10:20-10:25 Questions
10:25-10:45 Ukrainian grain market in 2009/10 МY
Anastasia Ivasenko, analyst of АPК-Inform Agency
10:45-10:50 Questions
10:50-11:20 Coffee-break
11:20-11:40 Estimation of the prospects of the harvest 2009 quality
Edward Ershov, expert of SGS-Ukraine
11:40-11:45 Questions
11:45-12:05 Influence of the change of wheat standard on forming of grain quality map for the harvest-2009
Vasiliy Melnik, Head of the State inspection of quality of agricultural products and monitoring of the markets
12:05-12:10 Questions
12:10-12:30 Prospects of the growth of precision of estimates with development of satellite monitoring in Ukraine and forecast of winter grain harvest in 2009
Tatyana Adamenko, Head of the department of agro meteorology of Ukrainian hydro meteorological centre
12:30-12:35 Questions
12:35-12:55 Limiting factors and risks of effective grain production in Ukraine
Alex Lissitsа, president of Ukrainian club of agrarian business
12:55-13:00 Questions
13:00-13:20 Prospects of realization of the program "Grains-2015"
Vladimir Klimenko, President of the Ukrainian Grain Association
13:20-13:30 Questions
13:30-14:40 Lunch break
Session 5. Estimation of prospects of the market of grain by-products
14:40-15:00 World experience of grain by-products trading
Eugene Gan, Director of the Eurasian department of the Association of flour millers
15:00-15:05 Questions
15:05-15:25 Prospects of Ukrainian market of flour and groats
Rodion Rybсhinsky, editor-in-chief of the periodical "Storage and grain processing"
15:25-15:30 Questions
15:30-15:50 Market of mixed fodder: hostage or engine of cattle breeding industry?
Anna Burka, analyst of АPК-Inform Agency
15:50-15:55 Questions
15:55-16:15 Problems of worsening of grain quality in storing conditions and influence on grain by-products quality
Anatoliy Yakovenko, Odessa national academy of food technologies
16:15-16:20 Questions
16:20-17:40 Round table discussions "Ukrainian maize on the markets of the North Africa: problems and solutions"
17:40-18:00 Summing-up and finishing of the work of the conference