Intelligent, Informed, Precise - Building a Effective Cold Chain Strategy June 2018, The Westin Garden City, Mumbai

Temperature Control Logistics, Quality & Security Practices For Your Commercial Supply Chains

Your #1 summit in India for logistics, quality and security of temperature sensitive products returns in 2017! Join us and 175+ participants for the 6th edition, bringing together key industry experts in our day long program. The Summit is thoughtfully designed to cover your biggest challenges and showcase newest trends for temperature controlled supply chains in India and beyond.

At the Cold Chain Strategy Summit 2017, you will have plenty of opportunities to network with peers and solution providers, while joining discussions on key regulatory, quality, logistics, supply chain security and packaging issues. Join us to benchmark with industry leaders and sharpen Strategy to increase your company's productivity while ensuring quality, compliance and supply chain integrity.

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Agenda21st June 2017

  • 21 Jun08:00 am - 09:25 am

    Registration with Tea / Coffee

  • 21 Jun09:25 am - 09:30 am

    Lamp Lighting Ceremony & Welcome Note

  • 21 Jun09:45 am - 11:15 am

    Panel Discussion Track

    State of Indian Cold Chain Industry: Building A Quality Temperature Controlled Supply Chain

  • 21 Jun11:15 am - 11:35 pm

    Individual Presentation

    Initiatives by Government of India for Development of Cold Chain & Mega Food Parks

  • 21 Jun11:35 am - 12:00 pm

    Tea / Coffee & Networking Break

  • 21 Jun12:00 pm - 12:20 pm

    Individual Presentation

    New Initiative by MIAL for Pharma and Other Cold Chain Products at Mumbai Airport

    21 Jun12:20 pm - 12:40 pm

    Leveraging Analytics In Cold Chain

    21 Jun12:40 pm - 01:00 pm

    Recent Trends in Refrigeration Technology

  • 21 Jun01:00 pm - 01:45 pm

    Lunch & Networking Break

  • 21 Jun01:45 pm - 03:45 pm

    Panel Discussion Track

    Theme: Ensuring Quality throughout the Product Supply Chain - From Manufacturer to Customer Quality Control in Emerging Markets and Global Supply Chains

  • 21 Jun03:45 pm - 04:05 pm

    Individual Presentation

    Challenges in Cold Chain Management for Fruit & Vegetable Supplies

  • 21 Jun04:05 pm - 04:25 pm

    Individual Presentation

    Last Mile Distribution: Re-Engineering Your Supply Chain Whilst Maintaining Compliance and Operational Excellence

  • 21 Jun04:25 pm - 04:40 pm

    Tea / Coffee & Networking Break

  • 21 Jun04:40 pm - 06:30 pm

    Panel Discussion Track

    Theme: Achieving End-To-End Visibility with Strategic Engagement across the Supply Chain

  • 21 Jun06.45 pm Onwards


Jury Members 2017 

Mr. Somnath Chatterjee

Head - Procurement & Logistics
ITC Ltd.

Mr. Prashant Sharma

President – Operations
Zydus Cadila Healthcare Ltd.

Mr. Surendra Deodhar

Head - Materials Management
Reliance Life Sciences Pvt. Ltd.

Mr. Prasad Joglekar

Sr. VP - SCM
Jubilant Life Sciences Ltd.

Mr. Shubhendu Das

Hellman Logistics, India

Mr. Manu Bhalla

Director & Global Head - Contract Logistics & Supply Chain
Freight Systems Group

Mr. Ryan Viegas

Head - APAC Logistics
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.

Mr. Jasjit Sethi

TCI Supply Chain Solutions

Mr. Pramod Sant

VP - Head - Import Export & Export Control and Customs
Siemens Ltd.

Mr. Anshuman Singh

Founder & CEO
Stellar Value Chains Solutions Pvt. Ltd.

Mr. Suunil Dabral

Country Head - India
Schaefer Systems International Pvt. Ltd.

Mr. Srinivas Sattiraju

DelEx Cargo India Pvt. Ltd.

Mr. Sreedhar Kanboina

Director - Procurement, India, APAC & Japan IT functional leader
MSD Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd.

Mr. Dharmesh Srivastava

VP - Supply Chain & Purchase
Agro Tech Foods Ltd.

Mr. Rahul Agarwal

Kool-Ex Cold Chain Ltd.

Mr. Rakesh Suri

Global Head - Ocean Freight
Expo Freight Pvt. Ltd.

Mr. Amit Taparia

VP - Supply Chain & IT
Nagarjuna Agrichem Ltd.

Mr. Prasad Shidhaye

Director - Regional Operations Development
Johnson & Johnson Medical India

Mr. Jagadeesh Kunchey

VP - Supply Chain & Logistics
ITC Ltd.

Mr. Sujoy Guha

CriticaLog India Pvt. Ltd.

Mr. Vinodkumar Nair

Head Procurement & Supply Chain
Essel Propack Ltd.

Mr. Vinay Phatak

Head Quality - South Asia
Bayer Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd.

Dr. R. Arunachalam

ProConnect Supply Chain Solutions Ltd.

Mr. Rakesh Shah

Director - APAC (Sub Region II), India & Frontier Market Supply Network Operations
Merck Ltd.

Mr. Hemant Athavale

Director - Sourcing & Supply Chain
SI Group Pvt. Ltd. (India)

Mr. Mahendra Kumar Narayanan

Director – Procurement Established Pharmaceutical Division
Abbott Healthcare Pvt. Ltd.

Mr. Vishal Dhawan

VP, ASEAN & India
JDA Software

Mr. Quraish Baldiwala

Director & Head - India Supply Chain
Abbott Laboratories: Abbott Nutrition (India)

Mr. P V Sheshadri

Future Supply Chain Solutions Ltd.

Speakers 2017 

Nandkumar Kulkarni

Mondelez India Foods Ltd.

Director - Manufacturing and Supply Chain

Manish Gupta

DFV (JV of Deepak Fertilisers & Petrochemicals Ltd.)

AVP - Domestic Sales - Farm Produce Business

Mihir Mohanta

Mother Dairy Fruit & Vegetable Pvt. Ltd.

GM - SC & Procurement & Head – SCM, Horticulture SBU

Pradeep Sharma

Sun Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd.

GM- Supply Chain (API)

Tapan Shah

Unosource Pharma Ltd.

Head - Supply Chain (Commercial & International Logistics)

Srinivas Iyer

Abbott Nutrition

Associate Director - Supply Chain

Rahul Agarwal

Kool-Ex Cold Chain Ltd.


Vikas Upadhyay

Carrier India

Associate Segment Marketing Head - Non Food Retail & Key Accounts (Asia)

Sophia Lily

Piramal Enterprises Ltd.

Head - Quality, API and Nutrition

Prasad S R Akshintala

Future Supply Chain Solutions Ltd.

VP - Food Business Supply Chain, Customer Account Management

Ryan Viegas

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.

Head - Logistics - APAC

Varun Tandon

Tableau Software

Solution Consultant

Arjun Nayar

Novire Technologies

Product Manager

Sujay Salvi

SIRO Clinpharm Pvt. Ltd.

Head - Clinical Trial Supplies Mgt. (CTSM)

Baasit Shukri

Hindustan Unilever Ltd.

National Cold Chain Manager – Ice Cream Division

Nitin Puri

Yes Bank

Sr. President & Country Head- Food & Agri Strategic Advisory & Research

Jasjit Sethi

TCI Supply Chain Solutions


Shampayan Ghosh

Mother Dairy Fruit & Vegetable Pvt. Ltd.

GM - Commercial & Logistics

Manoj Singh

Mumbai International Airport Pvt. Ltd. - GVK

Sr. VP & Head - Cargo & Express

Anand Sen

Future Supply Chain Solutions Ltd.

Business Head - Temperature Controlled Logistics

Vishnu Sasidharan

Pluss Advanced Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

VP - New Product Initiatives

Tushar Jani

SCA Group OF Companies


Saikat Sarkar

Future Consumer Enterprise Ltd.

COE – Bakery & Fresh

Viney Khunger

Carrier Commercial Refrigeration India


Anjul Manchanda

Arctic Refrigeration Pvt. Ltd.


Amrinder Singh

Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd.

Associate Director - SCM

Shashank Joshi

Vista Processed Foods Pvt. Ltd.

Head - Pan India Quality Assurance

Rajesh Kaushik

Transasia Bio Medicals Ltd.

VP - Supply Chain

Atul Holkar

RJ Corp

Senior VP, Merchandising & Supply Chain Management

Award Winners

Operational Excellence in Cold Chain - Pharma

Best Temperature Control Cold Chain Project

Innovative Cold Chain Technology of the Year

Cold Chain Rising Star of the Year

Operational Excellence in Cold Chain Warehousing

Best Cold Chain Innovation Project of the Year

Best Quality & Risk Management Project of the Year

Best Ready to Use Fully Refrigerated Container Vehicle Manufacturer of the Year

Best Cold Chain Packaging Partner of the Year

Best Fresh Horticulture Produce Cold Chain Solution of the Year

Best Air Conditioning Innovation / Product of the Year

Best Integration Services for Air Conditioning & Refrigeration in the Cold Chain Industry

Best Cold Chain 3PL 'Rising Star' of the Year

Best Cold Chain 3PL Service Provider of the Year

Exemplary Leadership Award in Cold Chain Industry

Cold Chain Team of the Year

Best Processed Food Cold Chain Solution of the Year

Best HVAC & R Project Implementation of the Year

Best Green Cold Chain Solution of the Year

Best Cold Chain Tracking System of the Year

Best Data Acquisition & Transmission Systems in the Cold Chain Industry

Operational Excellence in Cold Chain Material Handling

Achievement in Continuous Improvement

Best Reefer Service Provider of the Year

Customer's Choice Award for Best-in-Class Service

Best Cold Chain Cargo Terminal of the Year

Best Cold Chain Logistics Service Provider of the Year

Cold Chain Personality of the Year

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