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2018 Conference Agenda

Senior Management Symposium (Day 1)
Tuesday, 4 September 2018
8:50 am – 1:00 pm


* The conference is conducted in English

8:30 am – 8:50 am   Registration
8:50 am – 9:00 am   Opening Remarks by Moderator
Jonathan Roberts, Partner, Pryor Roberts Communications, UK
9:00 am – 9:30 am   At yet another crossroads: Turkey’s path in uncharted roads
Soli Özel, Professor, Kadir Has University, Turkey
9:30 am – 10:00 am   Turkey: Economic Outlook & Balance of Risks
Seda Guler Mert, Deputy Chief Economist, Garanti Bank, Turkey
10:00 am – 10:30 am   Tissue Market Dynamics With Focus On The MENA Region Incl. Turkey
Bodo Kottwitz, Principal, Bkay Tissue, Germany
10:30 am – 11:00 am   Coffee Break
11:00 am – 11:40 am   Executive Panel Discussion On Tissue Market Dynamics

Lütfi Aydin, Global Tissue Director, Hayat Kimya, Turkey
Erdem Ülkümen, Plants Director, Eczacıbaşı Tüketim Ürünleri, Turkey
Ibrahim Gökce, Production Director, Aktül Kağıt, Turkey

Alp Öğücü, General Manager, Lila Group, Turkey
11:40 am – 12:05 pm   Winning In West Africa: Critical Success Factors & Insights For Foreign Companies
Clarence Nartey, Country Director, Invest in Africa (Ghana), Ghana
12:05 pm – 12:30 pm   Benefits Of New Products And Innovations
Pirkko Petäjä, Principal & Mikko Helin, Principal, Pöyry Management Consulting Oy, Finland
12:30 pm -1:00 pm   Discussing Unmet Potential in Retail Tissue in the Middle East and North Africa: Growth, Trends, Risks and Opportunities
Mike Kruiniger, Analyst, Euromonitor, UK & Caglar Altunel, Analyst, Euromonitor, Turkey
1:00 pm   Closing Remarks