19.09.2023, Tuesday


Official opening ceremony
- State Secretary of the Ministry of Transport: Constantin Gabriel Bunduc
- General Secretary of CCIR: Ovidiu Silaghi
- President of the Freight Forwarders Association of Romania (USER): Marius Cae.

Continuing vocational training in transport and forwarding
(Conference held in Romanian)

12:00 – 12:15

Why participate in USER freight forwarding courses?
(Conference held in Romanian)
Iuliana Badea - Secretary General of the Freight Forwarders Association of Romania (USER)

12:15 – 12:30

Testimonial from a USER trainee
(Conference held in Romanian)
Elena Mihăiță, Omnia Plast SRL

12:30 – 12:45

The importance of continuous professional development in the dispatcher - dispatcher - driver relationship
(Conference held in Romanian)
Dan Mărgărit - IFPTR Manager and lecturer of the Freight Forwarders Association of Romania (USER)

12:45 – 13:00

The contribution of university education to the training of shipping and logistics specialists
(Conference held in Romanian)
Anamaria Ilie - Ș.l.dr.ing. Faculty of Transport - Department of Transport, Traffic and Logistics - National University of Science and Technology POLITEHNICA BUCUREȘTI

13:00 – 13:30

Discussion panel

13:30 – 13:45

Coffee break

Intermodal transport - Challenges and opportunities
(Conference held in Romanian)

13:45 – 14:00

The need to develop a strategy for intermodal transport in Romania
(Conference held in Romanian)
Iuliana Badea - Secretary General Union of the Freight Forwarders Association of Romania (USER)

14:00 – 14:15

Logistics challenges and how to adapt in changing Romanian market
Davor Sertic, CEO Unit Cargo

14:15– 14:30

ILR Logistica Romania - Port Trimodal - High Performance Green Port Giurgiu
(Conference held in Romanian)
Marian Bujor - Regional manager ILR Logistica Romania

14:30 – 14:45

Containerised inland waterway transport
(Conference held in Romanian)
Ovidiu Papiniu - Managing director, Ihorks Shipping and Trading

14:45 – 15:00

To be confirmed
(Conference held in Romanian)
Claudiu Staicu, Director general Direcția Generală Proiecte Europene Transport – Ministerul Transporturilor și Infrastructurii

15:00 – 15:15

Current situation in the Port of Constanța
(Conference held in Romanian)
Alexandru Belu, Expert Portul Constanța

15:15 – 15:30

Cost savings using AI and digitisation
(Conference held in Romanian)
Robert Stănciulescu - Smart business advisor, fondator, Logistic Specialist

15:30 -16:00

Discussion panel
Moderator: Diana Ionescu

20.09.2023, Wednesday

Air Cargo Connect - the prospects of the aviation transport market
(Conference held in English)

- What is happening in 2023 for air freight
- International trends and statistics impacting local markets
- How does the international political situation affect the performance of Romanian businesses?
- Digitalisation - the challenge for carriers in 2023

10.00 - 10.30

Introduction. Opportunities and challenges for the air transport market
(Conference held in Romanian)
Bogdan Spiridon - Owner, Europrim Anca Soroiu - Business Development Manager, Europrim

10.30 - 10.45

Loredana Ristache - Cargo Marketing & Sales Manager, TAROM

10.45 - 11.00

Nicoleta Mosoia- Country Manager, Kales Airline Services, representative Swiss WorldCargo

11.00 - 11.15

Alattin BİLMEZ - Cargo Manager Romania & Moldova, Turkish Cargo

11.15 - 11.30

Dragos Stefanescu - General Manager, Global Airline Services, representative DHL AVIATION si EL-AL AIRLINES

11.30 - 11.45

Q&A session

11.45 - 12.00

Coffe break

12.00 - 13.30


14:00 – 14:30

Together we make road transport better – Vision of Eurowag Group!
(Conference held in Romanian)
Victor Ion - Country Manager, EuroWag

14:30 – 14:50

Wascosa flex freight system® - Maximum flexibility thanks to modular solutions for freight wagons
Nucu Morar - Agent Romania, Bulgaria and Serbia Wascosa

21.09.2023, Thursday

11:00 – 11:10

Unseen dangers... still
(Conference held in Romanian)
Radu Borcescu - redactor- sef ZIUA CARGO
- An analysis of the impact of changes in the transport and logistics market on four fronts - technology, customers, employees, climate.
- Guest presentations

11:10 – 11:30

Market dynamics and transport market forecasts for 2024
Impact of technology on the development of the transport market

(Conference held in Romanian)
Gabriel Sirbu - Chief Executive Officer / Region Leader at Trans.eu Global

11:30 – 11:50

Discussion panel

11:50 - 12:00

The evolution of payment behaviour in transport and the importance of the transition to the use of technology
(Conference held in Romanian)
Stefan Ilie - Director at Transcash.eu

12:00 - 12:20

Discussion panel

12:20 – 12:30

The use of advertising channels and their impact on the evolution of the company
(Conference held in Romanian)
Gellert Fekete - Business Development Manager at Trans.eu Global

12:30 – 13:00

Discussion panel
Moderator - Radu Borcescu