Russian Automotive Forum

The premier international gathering for the Russian automotive industry

19 - 20 March 2019

Radisson Royal Hotel, Moscow, Russia

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Russian Automotive Forum is supported by the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Russian Federation

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RUSSIAN AUTOMOTIVE FORUM AWARDS

As part of RAF, once again we hosted the Russian Automotive Forum Awards!

Congratulations to 2018 winners!
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KEY FORUM SPEAKERS 2019

Denis Chirkov, Alliance Localization Director, AVTOVAZ RENAULT NISSAN PURCHASING ORGANIZATION
Denis Chirkov

Alliance Localization Director

AVTOVAZ RENAULT NISSAN PURCHASING ORGANIZATION

Nikolay Khodosevich, Purchasing Vice President, Ford Sollers Holding
Nikolay Khodosevich

Purchasing Vice President

Ford Sollers Holding

Vladimir Dlugokansky, Deputy director on localization, Avtotor Holding
Vladimir Dlugokansky

Deputy director on localization

Avtotor Holding

Alexey Bakulin, CEO, Bakulin Motors Grupp
Alexey Bakulin

CEO

Bakulin Motors Grupp

Ashot Arutyunyan, Marketing & Advertising Director, KAMAZ
Ashot Arutyunyan

Marketing & Advertising Director

KAMAZ

Stanislav Babitskiy, General Director, Grupo Antolin San Petersburgo
Stanislav Babitskiy

General Director

Grupo Antolin San Petersburgo

Igor Gun, General Director,  BelMag
Igor Gun

General Director

BelMag

Yulia Guseva, Managing Director, Gestamp Russia
Yulia Guseva

Managing Director

Gestamp Russia

Lukasz Babuska,  Operational Director, Faurecia Russia
Lukasz Babuska

Operational Director

Faurecia Russia

Alexander Gurko, president, GLONASS UNION
Alexander Gurko

president

GLONASS UNION

Andrey Antipov, purchasing director, BOSCH Group RU
Andrey Antipov

purchasing director

BOSCH Group RU

Maksim Kuzmin, Head of Vendor development, CUMMINS KAMA
Maksim Kuzmin

Head of Vendor development

CUMMINS KAMA

Dmitry Smirnov, Purchasing Director, DAIMLER KAMAZ RUS
Dmitry Smirnov

Purchasing Director

DAIMLER KAMAZ RUS

Oxana Karakhova, Chief Financial Officer, DAIMLER KAMAZ RUS
Oxana Karakhova

Chief Financial Officer

DAIMLER KAMAZ RUS

Vakhtang Partsvania, Sustainability and Government Relations Director, Scania Rus
Vakhtang Partsvania

Sustainability and Government Relations Director

Scania Rus

Tatyana  Arabadji, General Director, Russian Automotive Market Research
Tatyana Arabadji

General Director

Russian Automotive Market Research

Orhan Sabuncu, Chairman, Uludag Automotive Industry Exporters' Association
Orhan Sabuncu

Chairman

Uludag Automotive Industry Exporters' Association

Alexey Zelenskiy, Head of Production Procurement, DIAMLER KAMAZ RUS
Alexey Zelenskiy

Head of Production Procurement

DIAMLER KAMAZ RUS

Tatiana Hristova, Associate Director – EMEA Vehicle Forecast, IHS Global GmbH
Tatiana Hristova

Associate Director – EMEA Vehicle Forecast

IHS Global GmbH

Sergey Udalov, Executive Director, AUTOSTAT analytic agency
Sergey Udalov

Executive Director

AUTOSTAT analytic agency

Wilhelmina Shavshina, Legal Director, Head of Foreign Trade Regulation, DLA Piper
Wilhelmina Shavshina

Legal Director, Head of Foreign Trade Regulation

DLA Piper

Roman Gan, General Manager, Peterform
Roman Gan

General Manager

Peterform

Victoria Sinichkina, Director, Advisory, Automotive, PwC Russia
Victoria Sinichkina

Director, Advisory, Automotive

PwC Russia

Ruslan Fokin, Production Purchasing Manager, ZF KAMA GmbH
Ruslan Fokin

Production Purchasing Manager

ZF KAMA GmbH

Ecevit Oktem, General Director, Coskunoz Alabuga
Ecevit Oktem

General Director

Coskunoz Alabuga

Maksim Zalyvskii, Country Manager, Russia,  item Industrietechnik GmbH
Maksim Zalyvskii

Country Manager, Russia

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Boriss Danilevics, Shipping Logistics Sales manager Baltics, Russia & CIS, Stena Line
Boriss Danilevics

Shipping Logistics Sales manager Baltics, Russia & CIS

Stena Line

Sergey Milek, Chief Executive Officer, Standartplast
Sergey Milek

Chief Executive Officer

Standartplast

Ekaterina Smirnova, Director of Development of compound materials for the auto industry, POLYPLASTIC
Ekaterina Smirnova

Director of Development of compound materials for the auto industry

POLYPLASTIC

WHY RAF IS A MUST-ATTEND EVENT:

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Among companies, which attended RAF in 2018:

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Sponsors 2019

Review of Russian Automotive Forum 2018

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SIGNING OF MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING BETWEEN AVTOVAZ GROUP AND YANDEX

Within the Forum’s framework, AVTOVAZ and Yandex concluded a Memorandum of Intent and will jointly develop multimedia systems of a new generation, including information, entertainment and navigation services.

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INDUSTRY OVERVIEW: ANALYTICAL INSIGHTS

IHS Global GmbH, Russian Automotive Market Research, AUTOSTAT analytic agency, DLA Piper, Industrial Development Fund, KPMG Russia and CIS

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EXPORT OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE RUSSIAN AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY

This session was a continuation of the discussion that started at RAF 2016. This year we looked at the practical aspects of organising export and what progress has been made by the industry in general, and some companies in particular. The case studies presented by our speakers were of great value to the audience.

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INSIGHTS FROM PURCHASING DIRECTORS

The session covered purchasing strategies and suppliers’ selection criteria from VOLKSWAGEN Group Rus, Ford Sollers Holding, AVTOVAZ RENAULT NISSAN PURCHASING ORGANIZATION, PCMA Rus, Avtotor Holding, Magna Automotive Rus, Faurecia Russia Division, CUMMINS KAMA.


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ONE-TO-ONE MEETINGS

with purchasing directors from OEMs & Tier 1 suppliers from Ford Sollers Holding, Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Rus, GAZ Group, Avtotor Holding, PEUGEOT CITROËN RUS, PCMA Rus, Magna Automotive Rus, Faurecia Russia Division, CUMMINS KAMA and AVTOVAZ RENAULT NISSAN PURCHASING ORGANIZATION, were the most popular networking format and unique to our event.  RAF prides itself on delivering 300+ meetings which yield new contacts, business partnerships and contracts.
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