Day 1 - October 6
  Arrival of the congress participants, hotel accommodation ("Rus'" hotel and other hotels of Kiev)
15:00-18:00 Preliminary registration at "Rus'" hotel
18:00-20:30 Welcoming cocktail in honor of the conference participants
Day 2 - October 7
08:30-10:00 Registration of the participants (Rus' hotel)
10:00-10:30 Opening of the Congress
Welcome speeches from official persons, sponsors and organizers
Session 1. Global factors of the grain market development
10:30-11:00 Ukraine in the context of the world grain market: today and tomorrow
Viktor Slauta, Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine
11:00-11:10 Questions
11:10-11:40 Long-term forecasting of the situation on the global grain market (2011-2020)
William Meyers, Co-Director of the agri-food research institute of the University of Missouri - FAPRI
11:40-11:50 Questions
11:50-12:20 Coffee Break
12:20-12:50 Space monitoring of the climate and forecasting of grain losses: global and regional approach
Felix Kogan, Leading expert of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration in USA (NOAA)
12:50-13:00 Questions
13:00-13:20 Forecast of the world trade till 2020: prospects for the Black Sea countries
Olga Liefert, International grain analyst, Economic Research Service of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
13:20-13:30 Questions
13:30-13:50 Medium-term forecasts of development in the global freight market
Speaker agreed
13:50-14:00 Questions
14:00-15:15 Lunch
Session 2. Trends and aspects of the Ukrainian grain market
15:15-15:40 Government policy in the grain market
Nikolay Prisyazhnyuk, Minister of Agricultural policy of Ukraine
15:40-15:50 Questions
15:50-16:10 Investment prospects of Ukrainian agricultural market development in the medium-term prospects
Peter Bryde, EBRD's Deputy Director for Agribusiness
16:10-16:20 Questions
16:20-16:40 The overview of the present situation on the grain market of Ukraine and forecasts for 2011/12 MY
Anastasiya Ivasenko, Grain analyst of APK-Inform Agency
16:40-16:50 Questions
16:50-17:00 Summing up the first day of the conference
17:15-18:30 Speakers' press conference
19:30-22:00 Evening gala program
Day 3 - October 8
09:00-09:30 Registration of the participants (Rus' hotel)
Session 3. Terms for effective regulations of the grain market
09:30-10:00 Macro-economic aspects for development of Ukrainian Agrarian Market
Leonid Kazachenko, President of Ukrainian Agrarian Confederation
10:00-10:10 Questions
10:10-10:30 Price risk management using derivative financial instruments (derivatives)
Jeffry Kuijpers, CME Group
10:30-10:40 Questions
10:40-11:00 An effective agricultural producer - the base of effective grain business
Speaker agreed
11:00-11:10 Questions
11:10-11:30 Trading - as the main implement motivation for grain producing in Ukraine
Vladimir Klimenko, President of Ukrainian Grain Association
11:30-11:40 Questions
11:40-12:00 Coffee Break
12:00-12:20 Tendency of development of grain logistics and transport infrastructure in Ukraine
Aleksey Vadaturskiy, General Director of Nibulon Ltd.
12:20-12:30 Questions
12:30-12:50 Innovation solutuions in the grain infrastructure development area
Daniel Donner , Vice-President, Victoria Umin, International Account Executive,
Ag Growth International
12:50-13:00 Questions
13:00-13:20 Russian grain market:summing up the present-day situation and medium-term prospects
Andrey Sizov, General Director of "SovEcon"
13:20-13:30 Questions
13:30-13:50 Development tendencies of grain bio-technologies
Speaker agreed
13:50-14:00 Questions
14:00-14:20 Investments and agribusiness financing instruments
Representative of Investment Fund of Macquarie Group
14:20-14:30 Questions
14:30-14:50 Summing up the conference's work
15:30-16:00 Wine and brie session