LOGY Conference 2023 program

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Thursday 9 February 2023

8:00 Registration & Coffee

9:00 LOGY Conference Opening

Your hosts Taru Lindeman and Antti Kojola

9:10 Opening Words
Janne Lehtimäki, Chairman, Finnish Purchasing and Logistics Association LOGY ry

9:20 Europe's security of supply situation and critical connections
Mika Aaltola, Director, Foreign Policy Institute

9:50 From Covid to war - procurement management in the 2020s
Jari Voutilainen, procurement and logistics director, Metsä Group

10:25 Why the future requires companies to be cunning and adaptable?
Sanna Suvanto-Harsaae, influencer in economic

11:00 Coffee & Networking Break

11:20 Panel Discussion: From management change to change management

The world around us is changing at an accelerating pace and no industry is immune from change. The decision-making panel discusses how to lead the change in a controlled manner. How to anticipate future changes? And how to ensure the organization's agility and resilience in changes and, above all, how to guide the change in the desired direction?

  • Erik Söderholm, Managing Director, Port of Turku Ltd
  • Antti Tiitola, entrepreneur, Konsulantti Oy
  • Nina Anttila, supply chain manager Verkkokauppa.com
  • Mika Tanner, Managing Director, SAP Finland

12:30 Lunch

13:30-15:30 Afternoon Breakout Sessions 

Track A: Logistics & SCM

13.30 Opening, Mia Jyrkänkallio, Key Account Manager, DHL Freight
13.35 Minna Väisänen, Director, Logistics, Digital Transformation, Valmet Oyj
14.10 Pertti Peussa, Principal Scientist, VTT Technical Research Center of Finland
14.45 Jean-Louis Guelton, Head of Site Supply Chain UCB

Track B: Procurement

13.30 Opening, Teemu Marttinen, Partner Zeal Sourcing
13.35 Yaron Nadbornik, director of procurement services, Retta
14.10 Kimmo Kilpeläinen, consultant, Midagon
14.45 From managing the purchasing function to managing the supply chain
Mika Lahti, Head of Supply Operations, Caverion Group

Track C: Intralogistics

13.30 Opening, Jukka Heinonen, CEO, Toyota Material Handling
13.35 Tuukka Turunen, Production Director Inex Partners Oy
14.10 The key to flexible automation is system design
Wilco van de Veerdonk, Director Benelux, Nordics and Central Europe, Vanderlande Industries
14.45 Modern internal logistics as part of production renewal: Case Wärtsilä & DHL Supply Chain
- Mika Harjamäki, Senior Project Manager, Wärtsilä
- Ari Mäkelä, General Manager, Material Management, Wärtsilä
- Ilkka Marja-aho, Business Development Director,

15:30 Coffee & Networking Break

16:00 The Awarding Ceremony for LOGY's 2023 prizes

16.35 Greetings from CSCMP
Mark S. Baxa, President & CEO, CSCMP

16.45 IFPSM greeting

17:00 Aiming for success
Emma Kimiläinen
, racing driver, entrepreneur

17:30 Closing words

17:30 Bus transfer from the Finlandia Hall to harbour