May 18
16:00-21:00 Registration of conference participants
18:00-20:00 Motor-boating through the Black Sea coast
May 19
08:30-10:00 Registration of conference participants
10:00-10:30 Opening of the conference, welcoming speech of organizers and sponsors
Session 1. Current conditions and medium-term prospects of the grain market
10:30-10:55 Grain market in the period of continuing world economy stagnation
Zsolt Vinze, Deputy Vice-President of the company R.J.O'Brien Commercial Ag & Energy Division
10:55-11:00 Questions
11:00-11:25 Prospects of the Russian grain market in the season of 2010/11 MY
Vitaliy Shamaev, General Director of the company Agrospeaker
11:25-11:30 Questions
11:30-11:55 Condition and forecast of development of the Ukrainian grain market
Anastasia Ivasenko, Analyst of APK-Inform Agency
11:55-12:00 Questions
12:00-12:30 Coffee-break
12:30-14:00 Round table discussion "Value added tax compensation payment and formation of prices for the harvest-2010"
Heads of various departments of the Ministry of Agrarian Policy of Ukraine, the Ministry of Finances, the State Tax Administration of Ukraine, representatives of branch associations, conference participants take part in the discussion
14:00-15:00 Lunch break
Session 2. Terms of the further development of the grain market
15:00-15:20 Growth of investment attractiveness of enterprises of the grain complex: issues and reality
Ekaterina Vasina, Head of the sector of ratings of enterprises of the agro industrial complex of the agency Credit-Rating
15:20-15:25 Questions
15:25-15:45 Climate and weather as a limiting factor of taking of strategic decisions in the agrarian sector
Tatyana Adamenko, Head of the department of agricultural meteorology of Ukrainian Hydrometeorological center
15:45-15:50 Questions
15:50-16:10 Terms of participation of Ukrainian grain companies in the World Food Programme of the UN
Roberto Marchetti, Head of the International Food procurement Unit of the United Nations World Food Programme
16:10-16:15 Questions
16:15-16:35 Advanced grain processing - chance for increasing of profitability of grain processors
Alexei Ablayev, President of Russian National Biofuels Association
16:35-16:40 Questions
16:40-17:00 Agricultural insurance in Ukraine: when the event to become the standard, but not conformance exception?
Maxim Shylov, General Director of the Agency of development of insurance technologies (АРТ-Strakhovanie)
17:00-17:05 Questions
17:05-17:25 Markets of malting barley of Russia and Ukraine
Sergey Goncharov, General Director of SААТЕN-UNION Rus Ltd.
17:25-17:30 Questions
18:30-21:30 Evening gala program
May 20
Session 3. Technologies and infrastructure of the grain market
10:00-10:25 Tendencies of the world flour milling market
Rainer Friedrich, Head of the department of flour milling and groats technical equipment of Buhler
10:25-10:30 Questions
10:30-10:50 Condition and prospects of the market of flour, groats and mixed fodder in Ukraine
Anna Burka, Analyst of APK-Inform Agency
10:50-10:55 Questions
10:55-11:05 Determination of technological parameters of flour and dough
Natalya Grunewald, Director of the state center of certification and expert examination of grains and by-products
11:05-11:10 Questions
11:10-11:30 On realization of investment projects of launching of grain complexes
Valeriy Voinichenko, Ministry of Transport and Communication of Ukraine
11:30-11:35 Questions
11:35-11:55 Condition and dynamics of development of grain river and sea terminals in Ukraine
Shane Knutson, the company Ag Growth International
11:55-12:00 Questions
12:00-12:20 Modern technologies of grain transportation
Adrian Spar, Regional manager of sales of the company Buhler
12:20-12:25 Questions
12:25-12:50 Coffee-break
12:50-14:00 Round table discussion "Peculiarities of grain trading with the countries of ME&NA region"
Representatives of the Main inspection of certification and qualitative estimation of agricultural products of the Ministry of Agrarian Policy of Ukraine, surveyor and fumigation companies, trading companies of Egypt, Lebanon, Syria, Turkey, conference participants take part in the discussion
14:00-14:15 Summing up of the conference work and the official closing of the conference

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