"Transportation and logistics:
High North – the new global logistic hub"

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-Norway: Mr. Felix H. Tschudi, Chairman of the Board, Center for High North Logistics
-Russia: Mr. Oleg Dunaev, Chairman of the Logistics Committee, Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation

11.30-13.00     Topic and Company Presentations

Prospects for development of West-East transport routes resulting from the use of the Northern Sea Route and the Transsiberian Railroad, and possibilities for Norwegian-Russian cooperation
By Mr. Gennady Bessonov, General Secretary, The International Association ”Coordinating Council on Transsiberian Transportation”

Navigation on the Northern Sea Route  -  Today and in the Future
By Mr. Vyacheslav Ruksha, Director General, Atomflot

What will influence the short and medium term scenarios on the Northern Sea Route?
By Mr. Felix H. Tshudi, Chairman of the Center for High North Logistics and Tschudi Shipping Company AS

Changing market opportunities evolving from the Northern Sea Route
By Mr. Harald Martinsen, Chief Development Officer, Sydvaranger Gruve

Finland’s logistical challenges and the Barents Sea alternative
By Mr. Timo Rautajoki, President and CEO, Lapland Chamber of Commerce

13.00-14.00     Buffet lunсh and networking

14.00-15.30     Roundtable session continued. Panel discussions
                           Summing up by moderators