Bača Radomír | Sales Manager TSL Division OLTIS Group
He graduated in Economics-Business. In the past, he worked as a sales representative at Česká spořitelna. He has 15 years of experience as a sales representative of CID International, a.s., which closely cooperates with OLTIS Group in its IT solutions. It secures the Czech and Slovak markets. It mainly focuses on the field of transport, forwarding and storage.
Baláž Martin | Senior Vice President and Country Manager for the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary, Prologis
As senior vice president and country manager of Prologis for the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary, Martin Baláž is responsible for the entire Czech, Slovak and Hungarian portfolio of the company. He manages its investment projects and oversees rental activities in individual parks. He oversees all Prologis leasing and construction activities in the countries, as well as the company's property management and project management activities.
He joined Prologis in 2014 as senior manager for leasing and development for the Czech Republic and Slovakia. Before that, he worked as an associate partner at Cushman & Wakefield, where he led the industrial and retail space department in Slovakia and the industrial real estate department in the Czech Republic.
Brklová Morvay Lucie | Logistics Manager, Kiekert-CS
Lucie has been working at Kiekert-CS since 2008, when she headed the supply chain department for Ford, Volvo and Jaguar customers and the first section dedicated to the production of intelligent security locking systems for electric cars. She currently holds the position of strategic director of logistics with a global reach to the entire Kiekert group. In the years 2012-2021, Lucie built and managed internal and external logistics at Kiekert-CS, and in September 2022 she took up a newly created position with the task of improving the company's internal processes worldwide and devoting herself to the preparation and implementation of long-term tasks such as sustainability product and processes. She is an active member of the Czech Logistics Association.
Budzel Marián | Sales & Customer Relations Director CZ/SK Raben
Marián Budzel has been working in the field of logistics for more than 18 years. In Raben Logistics Czech he holds the position of Sales & Customer Relations Director for the Czech and Slovak Republic. He graduated from the Technical University in Ostrava, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering. He speaks fluently English and Polish.
Cihlářová Pavla | Director GS1 Czech Republic
Pavla Cihlářová studied the Prague University of Economics and Business. Having graduated, she worked as a mathematical analyst and an IT specialist in PORS Praha. At the beginning of the 1990s she was one of the first experts who had the opportunity to gain both theoretical and practical experience in the field of EDI within the Czech-German cooperation projects. She applied this experience as an EDI manager when she worked for EAN Czech Republic; she joined the organization in 1995. The Association EAN Czech Republic was later transformed into GS1 Czech Republic and Pavla Cihlářová became its director in 2006. In her position she has been supporting the dialogue between business partners mainly in the field of retail, FMCG and logistics for many years. She ranks among the leading promoters of standardization, electronization and digitalization. Pavla is a member of the GS1 in Europe Regional Executive Committee.
Devečka Pavel | Technical Advisor, PYRONOVA
Pavel Devečka is a qualified civil engineer with 20 years of experience in the field of active fire protection. He started as a designer of stable fire-fighting equipment and over the years worked his way up to the position of technical director of an international company. He worked as the director of development and education for three years. He now applies the acquired theoretical and practical experience in the field of fire protection as a technical consultant and helps customers create sophisticated technical solutions tailored to their needs.
Doboš Vladimír | Hafen Hamburg Marketing e.V, Representative Office Prague
After graduating from the University of Economics Prague in 1982, he joined the maritime department in Čechofracht. Then he worked at various positions in Čechofracht. From 1990 to 1992 he worked at the maritime department of the first private forwarding company in Czechoslovakia – LEP International, from 1992 to 2000 he was an executive director at the company specialized in providing comprehensive forwarding and logistics services – DM Express. Since 2001, he is a representative of Hafen Hamburg Marketing in Prague for the Czech Republic and the Slovak Republic.
Dostál Filip | Head of Business Development, GasNet
After studying at the Faculty of Economics and Administration Hogeschool van Utrecht in the Netherlands and at the University of Hradec Králové, he obtained a master's degree in finance at the University of Economics in Prague. He held a number of managerial positions, mainly in transport and logistics, for example as regional logistics manager of Holcim Eastern Europe. Since 2017, he has worked as the head of the Business Development department at innogy. He currently holds the same position in the GasNet group, which is the largest Czech gas distributor.
Dravecký André | Founder - Ringil
Ringil is a modular solution for manufacturing companies to manage their logistics. In addition to Ringil, in the past he founded the startup Shipvio, which became an important player in the logistics field in CEE. He has been involved in logistics from an early age, thanks to his family. André is also an advisor to the Minister of Transport.
Havelková Adéla | Inbound Team Leader, NOTINO
Adéla Havelková has been working for more than 15 years in logistics and supply chain in trading and manufacturing companies (NOTINO, IFE-CR, ENERGO-PRO). Currently in the position of Inbound Team Leader at NOTINO. The inbound department is part of the Transport department and is in charge of the complete B2B customs and transport agenda.
Hirš Jan | Tribe Lead Industry 4.0, T-Mobile Czech Republic
Jan Hirš has been working in telecommunications for more than 20 years. He currently works in the position of Tribe Lead Industry 4.0, where he focuses on the implementation of private 5G networks and solutions using their unique properties, especially in industry and logistics. He is also responsible for the "Centre of Excellence Industry 4.0" within Deutsche Telekom Europe.
Hohm Stefan | Chief Development Officer skupiny Dachser
Stefan Hohm started working at Dachser as early as 1992 during his studies at the Baden-Württemberg Cooperative State University (DHBW). After completing his studies, he started his career as a consultant for the development of warehouse systems in Munich, where he worked for 6 years. In 2004, he became Branch Manager of the German branch of Dachser Erfurt, and in 2008 he moved to Hof, Germany, to the position of General Manager of the logistics center there, which also serves customers in the western part of the Czech Republic. During his career, he completed an MBA. Since 2016, Stefan Hohm has been working at the headquarters in Kempten, Germany, first in the position of Corporate Director, Corporate Solutions, Research & Development and from 2021 as a member of the board of directors in the position of Chief Development Officer. He is responsible for research and development projects of the entire Dachser Group and their implementation in logistics practice.
Hrbáček Jan | Manufacturing Engineering Manager EMEA, KION Supply Chain Solutions Czech
Jan Hrbáček is a graduate of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering at the University of West Bohemia in Pilsen. Since 2018, he has been an employee of KION Group, where he started as a technical engineer. Under the banner of the company Dematic, belonging to the KION group, he participated in the development of technological innovations in the field of conveyor systems. He has been leading the Industrial Engineering department since 2019 and has held the position of Senior Technical Manager at KION Supply Chain Solutions Czech s.r.o. for the past two years in Stříbro.
Hrbáčková Gabriela | Managing Director, Hofmann Personal Česká republika
Gabriela Hrbáčková has more than 19 years of experience in the field of personnel services and management. She currently works as the director of the HR company Hofmann Personal, where she is responsible for strategic clients, overall strategy and company development. Gabriela is also actively involved in several important organizations. She is the vice-president of the management committee of the Association for Foreign Investments (AFI), the vice-president of the Association of Personnel Service Providers and a member of the board of directors of the Association of Small and Medium Enterprises of the Czech Republic. Through its efforts in the field of legislation, it tries to bring about positive changes and contribute to the development of the given sector.
Hynková Naděžda | Business Development Manager CZ&SK, ZF Group Commercial Vehicle Solutions, Transics International BV
Naďa joined ZF CVS (Commercial Vehicle Solutions, Transics International BV) in autumn 2021 and she is responsible for the sale of ZF/Transics brand products and services in the Czech Republic/SK. For almost 20 years, she worked at CCS Czech company for payment cards, s.r.o. (Fleetcor division) where she worked in several business positions, including managerial ones, and thus gained key experience in the field of fuel cards, telematics, tolls and management of the KAM and Acquisitions department. She participated in the expansion of services and products, including the launch of partner cooperation in the field of top-up cards and employee programs. She also has a year of experience in the health sector, where she represented the private clinic Iscara.
Janatová Zuzana | Business Development Manager Hydrogen for Mobility, CZ, SK & HU, AIR PRODUCTS
Zuzana Janatová has been working at Air Products since 2005. During her 18 years of experience in the industry, she worked in various positions in the large-capacity industrial gases and marketing division, among others. Since 2020, she has been responsible for market development in the field of hydrogen mobility and hydrogen infrastructure in the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary. She studied economics at the J.E. Purkyně University in Ústí nad Labem.
Jirásek Petr | Electromobility Key Account Manager, Volvo Group Czech Republic
Petr Jirásek works at Volvo Group Czech Republic as Electromobility Key Account. 10 years of experience in trucks - electromobility specialist at Volvo Trucks from 2021.
Jirsák Petr | University of Economics, Prague
Ing. Petr Jirsák, Ph.D., graduated from the Faculty of Business Administration of the University of Economics in Prague with specialisation in business economics and management and secondary specialisation in logistics – international transport and forwarding. He is a co-author of several books and many expert articles in professional journals/popular magazines and scientific journals. Aside from being a speaker on international conferences he teaches at the University of Economics and at Jönköping International Business School, Sweden. He combines his scientific, research and teaching activities with consultancy in the field of supply chain management, while focusing mainly on demand prediction, material planning, warehousing, distribution strategies and, last but not least, on supply chain automation and digitalisation.
Kačírková Kateřina | Sales Manager, MD logistika
Kateřina Kačírková works at MD logistika as a sales manager. She is involved mainly in communication with existing and prospect clients, and she is in charge of negotiation of transport, warehousing and valued added services contracts. She joined the company in 2009; before that she worked for several logistic and retail companies in the field of food products sales and distribution (Findus CR a.s., Teekanne s.r.o., Transkam spol.s.r.o.).
Kamola Marcin | Commercial Manager, Baltic Hub
Marcin Kamola, Commercial Manager, Baltic Hub. At Baltic Hub from 2012; responsible for responsible for the company’s relationships with all existing or potential customers including sales pipeline and sales development of new products. During his career in Baltic Hub he was also active in development of intermodal services as well as marketing, customer service and communications. Before joining Baltic Hub, Marcin was working in the railway industry. Graduate of University of Gdańsk and the University of Warsaw.
Klouček Martin | Business Director at DIGITECH
He works as a sales director at the company DIGITECH, which brings customers a software solution for planning and optimizing PLANTOUR routes. He participates in the expansion of PLANTOUR on the Czech and Slovak markets. It is an active business partner to existing and potential clients of PLANTOUR, which are production, distribution companies and carriers. He actively participates in the creation and development of the offer portfolio. With his more than 15 years of experience in IT and logistics, he contributes to ensuring and increasing the satisfaction of PLANTOUR customers.
Kodada Jan | Director of Sales and Marketing, Gebrüder Weiss Czech Republic
In 2007, he completed his master's degree at the Czech Technical University in Prague at the Faculty of Transport. Six years later, he successfully completed his doctoral studies at the same university and faculty. He has been in the field of logistics for more than 25 years. He worked in various management positions at MTC and Lagermax. Currently, he has been working at Gebrüder Weiss for 15 years, currently as a procurator, director of business and marketing of Gebrüder Weiss Czech Republic.
Kopeček Karel | Country Business Manager, Bridgestone Mobility Solutions
Karel Kopeček graduated from the Prague University of Economics and Business, majoring in International Trade. He worked as the sales manager for BP CR and later as the sales and marketing manager in Berendsen CR and then as a representative of Transics for the CR and Slovakia. He currently holds the position of Country Business Manager at Bridgestone Mobility Solutions.
Koubek Martin | Director Silk Road, METRANS
Martin Koubek has been a logistic professional for more than 20 years. He has been an air and sea managing director for offices in Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland and Germany. Later, he was manager and cluster director of a shipping line for the region Central and Eastern Europe. Currently, he is member of the board of CL EUROPORT and Head of Silk Road at METRANS Headquarters in Prague.
Královič Peter | Lean Manufacturing Coordinator, BOGE Elastmetall Slovakia
Peter Královič has been working at BOGE Elastmetall Trnava for 13 years, of which 11 years in the position of coordinator for lean production. He is responsible for optimizing production and logistics processes. As part of his job, he improves information and material flows. Organizes and leads various trainings and improvement teams focused on process improvement through various lean manufacturing tools such as VSM, SMED, 5S, etc.
Kropáč Roman | Business Development Manager, ICZ
Roman Kropáč has been in the IT field for over 25 years, 10 years with a focus on information security. It helps ICZ customers build resilient systems that protect their assets in a dynamic cyberspace.
Kučerová Ivana | D-PLOY
Ivana has been working for D-Ploy since September 2018. Before that she worked as a Senior Key Account and Project Manager in Ranstadt, where she was in charge of existing clients management and business development throughout the Czech Republic, as well as preparation of business analyses for new investors entering the market, and solution proposals, including concrete steps: what to do, and how to approach the human potential.
Kurtulus Alparslan | Vice President Global Strategic Alliances & Partnerships, Triomobil
Alparslan Kurtuluş graduated from University of Istanbul, Faculty of Business Administration in 1989. After graduation he worked for many international / multinational companies in various sectors. He is working on IoT solutions during the last 20 years of his international experience. He joined Triomobil in 2021 as VP Sales and Business Development for Eastern Europe, CIS, Middle East and Africa Regions. After one year of successful time in this position, at the beginning of 2023 he was appointed to a VP Global Strategic Alliances & Partnerships where he develops and manages all business partner ecosystems of Triomobil INC.
Kvapilík Marek | Senior Account Manager, GX Solutions Bohemia
Marek Kvapilík has been working at GX Solutions Bohemia for more than seven years, of which he has held the position of Senior Account Manager for the last five years. It deals not only with sales, but also with comprehensive consultations and proposals for our telematics solutions and security systems. Its main business territory is the South Moravian and Zlín regions, as well as some VIP clients throughout the Czech Republic. He studied Geoinformatics at the Palacký University in Olomouc and previously worked at companies such as Microsoft and Nokia.
Leibrandt Martin | Head of Marketing, Baumann Paletten
Martin Leibrandt has more than 30 years of experience in international logistics, including 15 years in leading positions at well-known companies and associations in the field of load carriers. Since 2022, Martin Leibrandt has been working as Head of Marketing at Baumann Paletten in Garching / Munich, where he, together with his team, is responsible for the REFRESH of the traditional brand EUR in Oval. "The open Euro pallet exchange pool as a result of the development of a standardized load carrier is one of the greatest achievements in logistics," said Martin Leibrandt recently on the sidelines of the "Back to normal" event in Prague. Martin Leibrandt has lived in his adopted country, the Czech Republic, for many years.
Ludvik Milan | Country Manager, ZETES Czech Republic
Milan LUDVIK graduated from the Czech Technical University in Prague and he has been engaged in the field of automatic identification for 22 years. He works as the Country Manager for the Czech Republic in ZETES, a part of the multinational Panasonic corporation providing complex process optimisation solutions along the supply chain. These solutions include Packaging Execution, Logistic Execution, Proof Of Delivery and Direct Store Delivery, Field Service, In-Store Management and Track&Trace solutions ensuring full trackability and traceability.
Matyjaszek Jarosław | Managing Director at ORTEC Central & Eastern Europe
Jarosław Matyjaszek, Master of Logistics and Transport, currently working as a Managing Director at ORTEC Central & Eastern Europe. He said of himself: "I am 44 years old, married and have two sons. My hobby is aviation, and I currently have a drone pilot license, but my personal goal is to get a pilot's license. I worked for companies such as DHL, Wincanton and FM Logistics where I had the opportunity to build my experience in transport development and operational management in CEE countries. I have been working at ORTEC for over 10 years from our local office in Warsaw, Poland. I am currently responsible for managing operations in Central and Eastern Europe, focusing on business development and project management for our clients in the Retail, Oil & Gas, Transport and Logistics industries. I believe that there is a huge potential for solutions provided by ORTEC on the European market. After a significant increase in transportation costs and continuous resource challenges, innovative optimization solutions are becoming more and more interesting for various organizations in the region, especially for retail, logistics and e-commerce."
Miekley Ulrike | Executive Director Business Development, Fiege
Executive Director of Business Development & Sales at Fiege headquarters since November 2022. Her expertise lies in particular in Business Strategy, Project & Change Management as well as in Team & Operational Leadership. Ulrike describes herself as vision-driven, a strategic thinker and communicative conversationalist. She achieves her strategic goals through innovative and creative approaches.
Morávek Jakub | Senior Business Development Manager, FM Logistic
Jakub Morávek is a graduate of the University of Economics in Prague. Between 2014 and 2018, he worked at the logistics company VPS Logistics, s.r.o. in the sales department, where he worked his way up to a leading position within a short period of time. In 2018, he joined the multinational corporate company FM Logistic as the youngest sales representative. After being nominated for the talent program, he used the opportunity to gain theoretical and practical experience with the preparation and subsequent implementation of logistics orders abroad. He later applied this knowledge to his current position, where he is responsible for managing business activities throughout the Czech Republic and reports directly to top management. Currently, he is also dedicated to the development of green logistics and, in cooperation with our partners, oversees the implementation of these principles throughout the supply chain.
Motan Pavel | Managing Director, K2 atmitec
Pavel Motan has been helping with the digital transformation of medium and large enterprises in the Czech Republic and Slovakia for over 25 years. During his career, he has participated in the analysis, implementation and subsequent development of the K2 ERP system in many companies, e.g. in the GIENGER, KOH-I-NOOR HOLDING, Stoklasa textile haberdashery and the PILANA organization.
He is the CEO of K2 atmitec s.r.o. and co-owner of the K2 group, which is behind the development and distribution of business software - primarily the K2 ERP system and the K2 e-shop.
Ondráček Lukáš | Country Manager CZ / SK, DKV Mobility
Lukáš Ondráček was appointed the head of the Czech and Slovak branch of DKV Mobility at the end of 2018. Before that he worked for Trost Auto Service Technik from 2004, where he became the executive director in 2011, being in charge of successful development of wholesale of spare parts for both commercial and passenger vehicles sold to more than 2,000 clients in the Czech Republic. He started as a diagnostic tools and garage equipment specialist in the company. As a DKV Mobility management team member he is responsible for continuous market share increasing and successful fleet client market entry. He graduated from the Czech University of Life Sciences in Prague with specialisation in road transport.
Osička Pavel | Business Manager Linde Material Handling Czech Republic
Pavel Osička is a successful and creative sales director of Linde MH CR, who for more than 19 years has intensively participated in the development of the sales department, setting up business processes, building a successful team and creating a unique comprehensive offer of products and services of this company. His approach to solutions for customers is based on the premise that modern times support the development of individuality, which is also reflected in the desire of today's demanding customers to have the most original and effective solutions possible. He is a member of organizations such as the Czech Logistics Association, the Union of Modern Energy and the Alliance for Energy Self-sufficiency. He considers his greatest achievements to be: MALL.CZ – the first largest e-commerce warehouse in the Czech Republic and the EU; MAKRO – pilot European project of Makro storage within the EU; KARLOVARIAN MINERAL WATERS – e-mobility for handling technology within the EU; DEK a.s. – participation in the expansion of the largest supplier of building materials for the Czech Republic and Slovakia; ABB – optimization of handling and storage within the Czech Republic.
Palek Jan | Country Manager for the Czech Republic and Slovakia at GLP
Jan Palek is the Country Manager for the Czech Republic and Slovakia at GLP. Jan has been in charge of GLP's portfolio in both countries under the Goodman brand during the past years. Prior to that, he worked at Skanska Property, where he was responsible for the management and development of office projects. He gained a lot of valuable experience abroad. He worked for several years on the Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 project in the UK. As a Brno University of Technology graduate, he worked in the field of civil engineering. Jan is a certified ČKAIT professional engineer in building construction. He deems technical expertise to be an important aspect of his career.
Petráš Viktor | Sales & Marketing Director CZ/SK at EDITEL CZ
Viktor Petráš successfully graduated from the Informatics department at the Czech University of Life Sciences in Prague. He gained his first work experience from 2002 in the field of retail in the SPAR chain. Here he acquired a number of technical and managerial skills in the areas of IT and the organization of retail processes, also directly related to EDI issues. From 2007 he worked at EDITEL CZ, after its acquisition by the Austrian GS1. Later, Viktor Petráš took over responsibility for managing the sales and marketing department. After working at Diebold Nixdorf between 2014-2019, he returned to EDITEL with newly acquired experience from a global environment. He is currently engaged in the development of business activities in the areas of B2B communication and integration not only on the markets in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, but also on synergistic international activities within the broad European group of EDITEL companies.
Přib Michal | Senior Business Developer, Czech Republic - CTP
Michal Přib has been working in the field of commercial real estate for more than 11 years, during which he has accumulated rich experience not only in the field of real estate consulting and industrial development. He recently joined the Czech CTP team as a Senior Business Developer, where his main focus is on existing and new projects in Prague and central and northern Bohemia. Currently, he is mainly dedicated to the premium project CTPark Prague North, which is the most modern industrial park in the Czech Republic with a unique focus on sustainability.
Rázlová Kateřina | Vice President of Transport for Central and Eastern Europe, DHL Supply Chain
Kateřina has been working at DHL since 2001. She has been the director of the automotive division since 2009, in 2004–2008 she headed the transport department for customers from the automotive industry. She started at the company as a manager for transport and logistics. She graduated from the University of Economics in Prague and successfully completed her MBA at the University of Pittsburgh.
Rumler Miroslav | Managing Partner, RELIANT
CEO, Reliant and Vice-president, Czech Logistics Association
Miroslav Rumler graduated from the Faculty of International Trade of the Prague University of Economics and Business. He started his career in INSPEKTA a.s., a foreign trading company. Between 1991 and 1992 he studied for his postgraduate degree at the State University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana in the United States, where he subsequently worked as an external consultant for The Limited Distribution Services Ltd., Columbus, Ohio. On his return from overseas, Miroslav started as the Country Operations Manager with Maccorp Holdings Ltd., a British financial company seated in London operating a network of branches all around Europe. Since 1994, he has been working for Reliant s.r.o., a professional training and consultancy company in the field of transport, forwarding and logistics. He is the managing partner of Reliant s.r.o.
Řípa Radoslav | CEO of Gekkon International
Radoslav Řípa is the CEO of Gekkon International. He founded the company with Michal Kudláček and together they built it from scratch. Gekkon has been on the market for 25 years and is the exclusive distributor of handling equipment of the HELI brand for the Czech Republic. Radek is a visionary whose goal is to push modern handling further and higher, with the vision of significant savings for the operation of companies. It brings a concrete change in the perspective of manipulation, when it turns costs into revenue. You can find in him an enthusiastic athlete with an interest in modern technology and, last but not least, a fondness for comprehensive personal development.
Sgariboldi Robert | Director, Industrial Agency, iO Partners Czechia
Robert Sgariboldi has been working professionally in the field of transport, logistics and industrial real estate for more than 20 years. On the logistics service provider side, he worked at Panalpina for over 18 years and before the acquisition by the DSV concern held the position of executive for the Czech Republic and Slovakia. Since then, he has been engaged in commercial real estate and currently holds the position of Director in the industrial department of the real estate consulting company iO Partners. It entered the market in July of this year with the acquisition of the Czech, Slovak, Hungarian and Romanian representative offices of JLL and at the same time opened a new branch in Austria, where its regional management is also located.
Sobička Ondřej | Business Director and Procurator, HAPPY END CZ
Ondřej Sobička works as the Commercial Director and Procurator of HAPPY END CZ, a.s. He is in charge of product portfolio development, marketing and corporate business strategy. His main focus is on innovations in the field of labor safety in production and logistics operations. Playing active part in the SKLAD association, he initiated the tradition of regular industry research „Trends in Czech logistics“.
Sovička Pavel | Managing Director CZ&SK, Panattoni
Pavel Sovička started his professional career at Cushman & Wakefield, where he spent 10 years in total. Since 2008, he has been at the head of Panattoni as Managing Director for the Czech Republic and Slovakia. Panattoni Development Company is one of the world's largest privately held development companies with 53 offices in North America, Europe and Asia. Since starting operations in Central Europe in 2005, the company has completed a total of over 20 million m2 of modern industrial space. Pavel Sovička has 25 years of experience in industry in the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary. He participated in transactions representing a total of more than 1,700,000 m2 of leased and sold space. Among the most significant projects under his leadership are, for example, a robotic distribution center for Amazon, as the first full-scale multi-storey industrial building in the Czech Republic in Panattoni Park Kojetín (the largest rental building in the Czech Republic, 187,000 m2), Amazon's distribution center in Panattoni Park Prague Airport I (the second largest rental building in the Czech Republic, 120,000 m2) and Panattoni Park Cheb, whose most important tenant is the company Tchibo (the third largest rental building in the Czech Republic, 105,000 m2).
Suda Adam | Strategic & Key Account Manager, TIMOCOM
Adam has been working at TIMOCOM since February 2022 and holds the position of Strategic & Key Account Manager. The content of his work is mainly the optimization and digitization of logistics processes of customers. Adam has extensive knowledge in the management of important and key customers. Since the beginning of his working career, he has focused on the topic of optimizing and streamlining processes across industries, project management and managerial activities. In previous positions, he was devoted to the creation of marketing and sales strategies and the management and control of the implementation of established strategies. Adam is involved in various science and research initiatives.
Suchal Jozef | Senior Sales Manager CZ and SK, LKW WALTER
Jozef Suchal graduated from University of Economics in Bratislava, Faculty of Commerce. Jozef joined LKW WALTER in 2007 and since then he is helping customers to find optimal logistic solutions. Today he is responsible for CZ and SK market development and multinational key accounts across the industries. LKW WALTER is a renowned Austrian private company that has been trusted by international groups as well as small and medium-sized enterprises in all sectors since 1924. The core business includes the organisation of full truck load transports on the road and in combined transport throughout Europe. With more than 14,500 cranable trailers LKW WALTER is Europe's leading provider in European combined rail/road transport as well as short sea shipping.
Svrčková Michaela | Managing Director, for Czech Republic and Slovakia of MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company
Michaela Svrckova is the managing director for Czech Republic and Slovakia of MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company, the largest container shipping line worldwide. Additionally, she leads the local development of MEDLOG, part of MSC Group, which is fast-growing within Czech Republic and Slovakia the last two years. Medlog concentrates on inland logistics, with a special focus on rail and trucking services. In 2002, Michaela embarked on this adventure, paving the way for various opportunities across departments and responsibilities. This journey granted her a profound global understanding of the industry and the expertise to address intricate challenges and enhance local organization. Crucial in accompanying and structuring local growth, she achieved successful setups for the development of multimodal services in the Czech Republic and Slovakia. Michaela's defining traits are dynamism, passion for her work, and exemplary leadership skills. She places a strong emphasis on developing her team members, constantly fostering their growth, and nurturing their potential.”
Šetelík Václav | Transport controlling & calculations manager at HOPI Holding
Václav Šetelík has been working at HOPI Holding for 12 years. At the beginning, he worked as a planning dispatcher. As part of his professional growth, he subsequently went through other positions such as Telematics specialist and Leader of transport controlling. 3 years ago, he moved to the headquarters of HOPI Holding, where he works as a Transport controlling & calculations manager. In his spare time, he is engaged in water rescue, if his work duties allow it.
Tejnický Bohumil | Managing Partner, VertiFlex
Bohumil Tejnicky has got more than 15 years of global experience in the field of automated intralogistics. He participated in the implementation of warehouse automation in more than 100 companies worldwide, as well as in the development of automatic vertical stackers and software. He works currently as Managing Partner at VertiFlex, an official partner of Weland Solutions, Swisslog and Geek+ and supplies integrated logistics solutions in the Central and Eastern Europe region. Bohumil Tejnicky is also the developer of the unique software for automated storage VertiNode Ai, which uses artificial intelligence to optimize processes. His ultimate goal is to set the direction for the world development of warehouse automation from the Czech Republic.
Ton Jaroslav | CEO of fintech company 4Trans
Jaroslav Ton is a graduate of LSE and Oxford. After working in Private Equity/VC at P&J Capital and Presto Ventures, he joined the management of fintech company 4Trans, which provides financial and insurance products to SMEs in logistics. 4Trans helps them manage their cashflow and allows them to grow safely. Under the leadership of Jaroslav Ton, 4Trans received the award of the most popular B2B startup in the Czech Republic (according to CzechCrunch), Project of the Year from the CFO Club and won the prestigious MasterCard Fintech Engage competition. In 2023, Forbes magazine included him on the prestigious list of the most successful talented Czechs under the age of thirty - 30 under 30.
Urban Tomáš | CEO, Mrazírny Eurofrost and FROSTTRANS
Tomáš Urban has been working within the Eurofrost group since 2013, and since 2018 he has been leading it from the position of CEO. It focuses mainly on its expansion from a small family business into a stable company specialized in the logistics of frozen and chilled foods. Since 2013, he has also led the company FROSTTRANS s. r. o., which deals in the transportation of frozen and refrigerated food. He is a graduate of the Faculty of Law of Masaryk University and the Faculty of Economics and Administration of Masaryk University.
Veselovský Martin | Journalist and Moderator, DVTV
Martin Veselovský is a well-known Czech journalist, moderator and co-founder of DVTV internet television.
Vinš Marek | University of Economics in Prague
Vláčil Michal | Risk Manager, SATUM CZECH
Comprehensive provision of risk management for the client portfolio of SATUM CZECH s. r. o. Setting up a risk management system, creating a methodology and providing complete services in the field of industrial risk analysis, including cooperation on reducing the risk of production operations.
Vravko Tomáš | Managing Director, AYES
Tomáš has been working on "smart glasses" for more than 6 years, when this technology began to find application in the world's most advanced companies. Since then, he has gained experience implementing technology in large and smaller companies in various industry segments. Thanks to previous experience from other industries, together with his team, he can deliver a complete solution: from the introduction of technology, through usage analysis to implementation and user support.
Willert Aleš | Deputy Chairman of the Board and CEO of the C.S.CARGO Group | Vice President and Chairman of the Freight Transport Section of the Association of Automobile Carriers ČESMAD BOHEMIA
Aleš Willert has been working at C.S.CARGO since 2010. He first held the position of operations director (2010–2012) and then general manager and chairman of the board (2012–2018) of C.S.CARGO a.s. For the past four years, he has been the vice-chairman of the board and general manager of the entire C.S.CARGO group. However, he has devoted his entire working life to transport and logistics. He gained experience, among other things, as the operations director of the logistics company ESA s.r.o., or in the position of director and chairman of the board of Milktrans a.s. Aleš Willert is a graduate of the University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice. Aleš Willert has been working at ČESMAD BOHEMIA since 2012, when he became a member of the board for the Hradec Králové region. He is currently vice president and chairman of the trucking section.
Zachař Viktor | Logistics Automation Project Manager, Škoda Auto
Viktor Zachař has been working for Škoda Auto for 27 years. He has held managerial positions in the field of production and logistics since 2016. He started his experience with logistics in the area of Aftersales during process planning and subsequently managing the operations of spare parts warehouses. In 2015, he assumed responsibility for the technical support of the internal logistics of the MB I production plant with the aim of securing the operation of logistics technologies and systems. In 2017, he took over production management in the welding shop with responsibility for the fulfillment of the production program, product quality and the launch of the Octavia model. In 2019, he assumed a position within Brand Logistics Planning with process responsibility for the MB II plant - Fabia, Karoq and Kamiq models. From 2021, he is responsible for Automation in all Škoda Auto plants in the Czech Republic as part of Brand Logistics Planning.
Závodný Pavel | Technical Project Specialist, AMTECH
Pavel Závodný works at AMTECH, spol. s.r.o. as a technical specialist for autonomous mobile robots.
Zobaníková Radka | Business and Marketing Manager, 4IGV
Radka Zobaníková holds the position of business and marketing manager of 4IGV for the Czech and Slovak Republics. 4IGV is a distributor of Agilox autonomous smart trucks and other efficient solutions for automated transport and storage. Radka Zobaníková graduated from the University of Economics in Prague, Faculty of Business Administration. Her current main tasks at 4IGV include managing all marketing activities, developing business opportunities, acquiring and maintaining relationships with existing customers.