PROGRAMME OF THE FORUM
UKRAINE-TURKEY BUSINESS COOPERATION

 November 29-30, 2017

 Dnipro, Ukraine

 

November 29, 2017
Arrival of delegations to Zaporizhia, transfer to the Dnipro, accommodation in the hotel, short rest
14:00 – 16:00 Visit to the industrial park of the city of Dnipro
Visit to the metallurgical enterprise INTERPIPE (metallurgy)
Visit to Tatra-Yug (Yuzhmash, machine building)
Visit to the Agrosoyuz Company (agribusiness)
November 30, 2017
08:30 – 09:00 Registration, coffee break
09:00 – 10:30 Plenary Session 1:  
  1.  Welcoming address by the Mayor of Dnipro
B. Filatov, Dnipro City Mayor
  2.  The Embassy of the Republic of Turkey in Ukraine
Y.Tezel, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Turkey in Ukraine
  3.  Presentation of the Dnipro Development Agency
V. Panchenko, director of the Dnipro Development Agency
  4.  Industrial package of reforms
V. Galasyuk, People’s Deputy, Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Committee on Industrial Policy and Entrepreneurship
  5.  Prospects for concluding a free trade agreement between Ukraine and the Republic of Turkey
N. Mykolska, Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Trade – Trade Representative of Ukraine
  6.  Innovation and investment policy of Ukraine
M. Titarchuk, Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Trade
7.  International Union of Businessmen of Ukraine and Turkey (TUID)
Burak Pehlivan, Chairman
  8. East Marmara Development Agency for Kocaeli Region, Turkey (MARKA)
H. Unsal, Head of International Cooperation
9. Statements by the representatives of the Republic of Turkey
10:30 – 10:45 Coffee break
10:45 – 12:30 Plenary Session 2: 
1.  Business conditions and investment opportunities of the city of Dnipro
Deputy mayor of the city of Dnipro
2.  Development of trade and investment between companies of the city of Dnipro and Turkey
V. Yuzba, Deputy Chairman of the Council of Entrepreneurs at the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine
3.   Presentation of the project of creation of the industrial park “INDUSTRIAL FORPOST” in the city of Dnipro
Olena Ivanitskaya, Project Director, Dnipro Development Agency
4.   Turkish investors in Ukraine
Representatives of Turkish Companies and Associations in Ukraine
5.   Investment development in Ukraine / Investment opportunities of the city of Dnipro
Daniel Bilak, Head of Investment Attraction and Support Office
6.   Practical aspects of foreign economic activity in Ukraine: tax, customs and investment legislation of Ukraine
Business Development Director of BDO
7.   Practical aspects of doing business in Ukraine: Tax and investment legislation of Ukraine
Representative of EBA
8.   Rules and possibilities of customs clearance of export and import – practical aspects
Representative of the customs brokerage company
9.   Presentation of the Space cluster of the city of Dnipro
Maxim Tkachenko, Space cluster
10.  Light industry: a case for creating special clothing and personal protective equipment in the city of Dnipro
Director of BIKO company
11.  Possibilities of cooperation in mechanical engineering and metal working
Director of the engineering company
12.  Mechanical engineering: an example from business practice
Director of Locarus Ukraine, Denis Podolyan
13.  Export and import lending opportunities
(OTP Bank, Ukreximbank, Raiffeisenbank, Privatbank)
14.  Potential trade and economic cooperation opportunities between Ukraine and Turkey
Representatives of Turkish companies from the Republic of Turkey
13:30 – 16:00 Panel meetings streams:

  1. MARKA and the Dnipro Development Agency;
  2. CCI of the Kocaeli region, CI of the city of Istanbul, Dnipropetrovsk Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  3. Industrial park of the city of Dnipro, representatives of the industrial parks of the Republic of Turkey
  4. Metallurgy and metal working (Interpipe and representatives of Turkish companies)
  5. Machine-building (Tatra-Yug, Locarus Ukraine, Dniprovazhmash, DMKD, Umanfermmash, and others and representatives of Turkish companies)
  6. Agro-sector (Agrosoyuz Corporation, SVIP Corporation, DIP-Agro, Agroexpert-Dnepr, Sigma, MKK Ekaterinoslavsky, Agrofim n.a. Gorky and others, and representatives of Turkish companies)
  7. Light Industry (Representatives of Business Associations and Light Industry Enterprises of Ukraine and the Republic of Turkey)
  8. Chemical industry (Representatives of business associations and enterprises of the chemical industry of Ukraine and the Republic of Turkey)
  9. Space industry (Representatives of business associations and producers of Ukraine and the Republic of Turkey)
  10. Consulting companies (Representatives of Ukraine and the Republic of Turkey)
16:00 – 18:00 Visits to the enterprises of the city of Dnipro