UTİKAD Zirve 2019 Turns Logistics Sector Forward

utikad summit transforms logistics sector forward
utikad summit transforms logistics sector forward

International Transport and Logistics Service Producers Association (UTİKAD), as last year, this year 'shining light on the future' has signed an important event. 10 October 2019 The UTİKAD Summit which was held on Thursday with the theme of 'Transformation Forward' was completed with the intense interest of the logistics and supply chain sector.

Competent names and industry leaders, from digitalization to economy, from technology to the environment, shared their experiences and insights with participants throughout the day.
UTİKAD Summit 2019-Transformation Transformation brought together the business world with the participation of Turkish Cargo as 'Golden Sponsor', Istanbul Chamber of Commerce and Turkcell's 'Bronze Sponsor', İMEAK Chamber of Shipping and SOFT Bilişim as 'Support Sponsor'. .

UTİKAD brought together the leading names in the field and industry leaders as well as the executives in the business world who are curious about digital transformation at the Dönüşüm Forward Transformation Summit'n. All-day sessions focused on transformations in business life, in particular logistics, and shared predictions about the future.

Learning Designs Education Expert Nurşah Yılmaz's play was a pleasant start with the first meeting of UTİKAD Chairman Emre Eldener met with the participants. Emre Eldener, Chairman of UTİKAD, hosted the summit. New business areas and ways of doing business are coming. To survive, we need to be able to manage this change and integrate it. I believe that the presentations and opinions at this summit will give an idea for the future.. The opening speech of the summit was made by İlker Aycı, Chairman of the Service Exporters' Association, who is also the President of Turkish Airlines. In his speech, Aycı said that countries are now entering a period in which they are competing through supply chains and said, de In such a period, the products need to be delivered to the relevant addresses in a very fast and economical way. This makes the logistics sector more central in world trade. For this reason, as the Service Exporters Union and Turkish Airlines, we have placed logistics in the center of our strategic plans. ”


Principle said that Turkey's air cargo transportation from port to port market reached $ 3 billion Aycı, adding the market value of the service also noted that the rear 5 billion dollars. Turkey's air cargo market, noting that Turkish Cargo has the largest share of the last three years 80 percent growth, "24 86 aircraft air cargo fleet in our country increasingly have received the title of most countries to airline companies in the world. In air cargo, we have risen from 13 in the world to 7. Our goal is to enter the first 5 first, then the first 3. We aim to be one of the world's top three air bridges. ”

Aycı, Chairman of the Board of Directors of THY and HIB, invited the logistics companies to unite under the roof of the HIB and asked them to contribute to the strengthening of the union in the international arena.


Following the opening speeches, the summit continued with fairy tales and fairy-tale narrator and art therapist Judith Liberman. In his presentation, Liberman emphasized the effects of fairy tales and imagination on the point where the world is today. He said that in order for life to be sustainable, everyone should be open to sharing. Liberman's tale about the logistics sector has received great acclaim from the audience.
In the afternoon panels of the summit, Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence and Digital transformation were discussed. Together with Blockchain, the future of an easy, traceable and inexpensive procurement process was emphasized and it was emphasized that all sectors would be transformed with artificial intelligence systems.

The first panel of the Summit was Block Destructive Transformation: Blockchain, Block moderated by Ahmet Usta, the author of the book Blockchain 101. Maersk Turkey Customer Service General Manager Esra Yaman Day and IBM Turkey Technology Leader of the panel that Sevilay Kurt participated as speakers, important structures which software blockcha ecosystem, finance, how it is affected by the development of various disciplines such as logistics, were discussed on how to prepare for this change and transformation of the logistics industry.

IBM Technology Leader Sevilay Kurt Turkey; Im Let us assume that customers are not satisfied with our service. They can easily change the service they receive. The system has to keep up with the transformation. ” Maersk Turkey Customer Service General Manager Esra Yaman In the daytime; “The industrial transformation process is still ongoing. The documentation network is very large and customers need to be able to manage this process. We need to standardize complex processes.. Ahmet Usta, the author of Blockchain 101, emphasized the importance of being one step ahead in the business world where there is great competition.

The speakers also emphasized that the giant companies competing with each other in the market have collaborated on the same platform to better utilize Blockchain technology. While digital transformation includes threats and opportunities, it is underlined that sectors as well as institutions should realize digital transformation.


Dr. Serdar Kuter moderated by the Habertürk Economy Manager moderated "Economy Cycles Turning (that)" as a speaker who participated in the panel. Murat Kubilay, made a presentation on the current view of Turkey's economy. Dr. Murat Kubilay, the world's manufacturing industry is in recession, foreign investors can not pull the economy and the debt of the most important problems of Turkey stated that to increase. Dr. Kubilay added that it is necessary to consider the possibility of a financial crisis at 2020 while making the plans.


Professor Dr. In the panel of Dönüşüm Digital Transformation in Supply Chain “moderated by Okan Tuna, it is emphasized that the sector that can best implement digital transformation is logistics, and recently it has been emphasized that there are good examples of this. Turkcell Logistics Manager Ömer Faruk Erkal attended the panel as a speaker; He shared his digitalization projects with Turkcell. Erkal added that all processes within the company are carried out with this application. Another guest of the panel was Osman Selçuk Sarıoğlu, Ford Otosan Production Planning and Control Manager. Stating that they are in a positive transformation process, Sarıoğlu said; Müşteri Customer satisfaction is our primary concern. Digitization is also among the highest customer expectations. We plan all our plans accordingly. ”


Digital Transformation Leader and Academician Kozan Demircan met with the participants in the panel of Ner Where is the Artificial Intelligence Transformation? In his presentation, Kozan Demircan emphasized the role played by artificial intelligence in transformation. Underlining that companies that do not have a digital road map will hit the wall, Demircan said, te In this process, establishing the right decision mechanisms and processing the company data

sale is of great importance. Artificial intelligence-supported blockchain technology will start the micro-export era and crypto-based commodity exchanges will be on the agenda. ” Demircan said that until 2021, robots in the logistics sector are expected to create an 22,4 billion dollar market.

The first session of the summit was moderated by UTİKAD President Emre Eldener. In the ler Business World Leader ”panel, Tamer Kıran, Chairman of the Board of Directors of İMEAK Chamber of Commerce, Turhan Özen, Assistant General Manager in charge of Cargo and Fuat Pamukçu, Vice President of DFDS and Chairman of the Young Executive Businessmen Association were with us.

UTİKAD President Emre Eldener stated that the sector has changed rapidly and as UTİKAD, it is among the most important tasks to inform the sector about these changes and developments.

DTO President Tamer Kıran, who took the first word in the session, said that those who cannot make digitalization in maritime will be excluded from the game as in all sectors. Stating that the maritime sector has also received its share from technology and digitalization, Kıran said, içerisinde In this year, unmanned autonomous ships started to carry loads in the sea. Although it starts with short and known distances at first, this is a very important development in terms of being the first step of the business. Because autonomous ships are equipped with artificial intelligence and internet of objects, they can foresee some risks that cannot be perceived by human beings. When we think that 75 is a human source of accidents at sea, we believe that automation and artificial intelligence will greatly reduce the number of possible accidents. It is possible to say that this situation will also reduce the labor force a little. ”


Underlining the importance of cyber security as an increase in the number of devices connected to the internet in the maritime sector as well as in most other sectors, Tamer Kıran said, konteyner In the last period, container operation of an important international container company was sabotaged by computer hackers. The company had to stop all operations to get out of this situation. When transforming systems, it is sometimes necessary to take precautions by considering such unimaginable risks. ”

“Let me be small, the period is over”

Pointing out that the economies of scale will gain more importance in the new economic order, Tamer Kıran said, “Whether it is small or not, logic will no longer work in this sector. The way to reach larger capacities is through mergers and collaborations. You will have to cooperate in order to survive or to merge ", saying logistics can play a leading role in Turkey-US trade, said the following words:" America has sacrificed China as suppliers and will not allow further growth. Turkey-US 100 billion dollars in trade credits and priority targets were identified 12 sector. One of these sectors is logistics. The US buys huge volumes in many sectors. A logistics infrastructure that can carry these goods economically and quickly needs to be established. At this point, exporters also need to support Turkish logistics companies. ”


Transit transport in Turkey and started his speech by emphasizing the given role played by Turkish Cargo Airlines Deputy Director General Turhan Ozen, Turkish Cargo revenue only came from Turkey's exports and imports of xnumx's percent, said it obtained from transit transport of 20 percent . He said Turkey's foreign trade will move in the Ozen until xnumx'y percent in the coming years, "we rise in air cargo transportation from xnumx'üncülük short time in the world rankings xnumx'nc queue. The share we currently receive from the global market is 80 percent, and we will be among the top five by increasing it to 12. ” In his presentation, Özen talked about the development of air cargo transportation and Turkish Cargo's growth graph and said:

Ik We have increased the number of our cargo planes to 24 and we are increasing them even more. We reach 88 by cargo planes. This is the maximum number of destinations in air cargo transportation. The center points of the world air cargo traffic called Turkish Carpet pass through our country. 126 We have the world's third largest air network, reaching the highest number of destinations in the world with the 319 flight destination in the country. It is possible to triple or quadruple this market by creating or developing existing markets. We are the fourth highest airport connection index in the world. We see that we will be among the top five in the world in terms of air cargo transportation with Istanbul Airport. With only seven hours of flight, the capital of 60 and the market of 40 percent can be reached from Istanbul. ”


Turhan Özen said that Istanbul Airport will be the largest in the world in terms of cargo capacity. Ası It is important for us that this new facility is the largest and most modern, but it is also the smartest facility. We will call this cargo terminal Smartist. Here we will set up robotic process automation. Doing these with robots will contribute to the logistics sector in terms of speed, quality and cost. Another technology is wearable technologies; especially augmented reality glasses. Pilot studies are underway and we will start to implement them within a year. ”


Özen explained the main vision of Turkish Cargo in export and import transportation as geliştirmek developing markets,. For this purpose, we are working with logistic companies in order to activate the development potential of markets. ” Saying that e-commerce is the biggest driving force of global trade at the moment, “e-commerce has tripled in Turkish Cargo. We expect to reach the 8-9 floor in the coming period. ”

Özen also mentioned about the partnership with Chinese WeWorld Express and said that the company is currently providing door-to-door service in 15 country. Stating that the company is trying to add new countries to this service network, Turhan Özen said that this partnership and expansion would create an opportunity for Turkish businesses to benefit from.


The last speaker of the session was Fuat Pamukçu, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Young Executive-Business People Association. 30 recalled that the profitability of the world's first 25 companies was similar and 10 averaged over a year ago. Pamukcu, 45 percent of the profit margin in the table today, stating that the change and catch up with the job can not do well in the list went back to the stressed.
Can you make innovation and digital transformation good for companies? When asked, Fuat Pamukçu stated that only 20 percent of the answers can be achieved, “Technology is moving very fast. What needs to be done is to keep up with this transformation. But the real transformation is in the minds of people rather than technology. As technology advances rapidly, adaptation to technology has accelerated. Each organization should find the most appropriate one and develop a culture of transformation. There are many companies that shut down because they cannot make digital transformation. Six of the fastest growing 10 companies are technology companies. It is not a pursuit of innovation from behind, but to seize leadership is a forward transformation. Tı

Technology writer and trend hunter Serdar Kuzuloğlu met with the participants in the Öte Other Side of Technology ”panel. Uz What awaits us on the other side of technology? How will technology and transformation of institutions and individuals take place? What is the order of the new world and the ways to survive? Uz shared with the participants with their unique presentation.


One of the last sessions of the Forward Transformation Summit, “Generation Z in Business!” Panel was moderated by Tuğba Çanşalı, Founder of Learning Designs and Training Expert. In the realized panel; Serkan Gür, Deputy Director of the Ministry of National Education in Istanbul, Berna Öztınaz, Chairman of the Board of Directors of PERYÖN and Deputy General Manager of Defacto Human Resources took the floor. Istanbul Provincial Director of National Education Assistant Serkan Gur, a significant transformation in the generation of change was stressed. In his speech, Serkan Gür talked about the Istanbul-School Collaboration Istanbul Model and stated that they signed a cooperation protocol with UTİKAD in this context. Serkan Gür said that sector organizations and companies should contribute to the development of students as well as students already, and they are open to all kinds of cooperation and support as Provincial Directorate of National Education.

Turkey People Management Association (PERYÖN) Chairman of the Board will consist of young people who also said Berne Öztınaz In the 2025 75 under the age of employees and the 35 percent in Turkey, he said that these young people need to be defined correctly. Underlining that logistics and retail sectors are among the sectors that young people do not want to work with, Öztınaz said, için In order to change this perception, sectors, companies should use the power of social media, reach the new generation and tell themselves correctly. T


The last panel of the summit was İçin For a Livable Future.. Bogazici University Faculty Member and Climate Scientist. Dr. Levent Kurnaz SDSN with Turkey Özay Spring Training Coordinator, Sustainable where United Nations Development Program-UNDP's Development shared their destination.

In the panel which stated that logistics is of critical importance in the end of hunger in the world, it was emphasized that logistic solutions are still needed in the production and consumption process and delivering the food to the consumer without spoiling.

UTİKAD Summit has ended with the 'family photo' taken after the completion of the transformation panels to 2019-Forward.

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