Dr. Ernst SCHMIED is the Managing Director of CVI NETWORK SERVICES, based in Salzburg/Austria with a global reach into the EUROPEAN UNION, RUSSIA/CIS, CHINA, USA and INDIA. This network is capable to configure solutions and value along horizontals & vertic als from Macro - Logistics down to Micro - Logistics until Logistics Service Providers.
Before of this, as since 1975 as an EARLY BIRD in Supply Chain and Logistics, he held top positions in all 3 sectors like Logistics Companies, Industries and Logistics De sign and Planning. He was the head of the start up’s from scratch of SCHENKER LOGISTICS and TNT (now CEVA) LOGISTICS, VOEST ALPINE INDUSTRIES Group and others.
The current work stream is reaching from development of a strategy to improve the Intermodal ity and Containerization between the EU and RUSSIA, Alternative Routes from Asia/India into Central - East of Europe, various projects in the field of M&A, but also activities for Supplier development and manufacturing” etc.
He held this positions in Fran kfurt/Main, Linz, Vienna, Amsterdam/Cologne and operated EU - wide and globally. F.e. speaking already in 1987 in Peking on China Logistics.
Dr. Ernst SCHMIED was also for more than 1 decade the executive VP and Treasurer for the Professional Soccer Team in Salzburg, winning 3 times the Austrian Championship, making the UEFA CUF final against Inter Milano and playing in the Main Championship Competition against clubs like AC MILAN and AJAX Amsterdam.
He is associated with a number of assoc iations like the www .cscmp.org , www.bvl.de, www.sgkv.d e . In Dubai/UAE he is a member of the Regional Development Committee and In ternational Advisor for Austria for the Supply Chain and Logistics Group (SCLG).
Founded in Dubai/UAE, SCLG is a membership driven industry business group with 200+ corporate members. SCLG is expanding internationally to continuously enhance its global foot-print.
Managing supply chain and logistics more effectively shall contribute to positive growth of economy in range of 3% to 5% (GDP terms).
Impact of climate change on managing supply chain should be on agenda of all supply chain professionals.
Oil and Gas industry should enlarge its theme to manage supply chains of larger energy domain.
Reduction in current level of wastage in food supply chain shall help mitigate poverty.
Managing Fresh water supply chain needs attention of all.
Sophisticated demand forecast and planning for sure helps improve efficiency of supply chain.
IATA World Cargo Symposium , Istanbul, Turkey 12th -14th October 2021
World Breakbulk Expo , Shanghai, China 12th -13th October 2021
China (Shenzhen) International Logistics and Supply Chain Fair (CILF) , Shenzhen, China 23rd -25th September 2021
Seamless Middle East , Dubai World Trade Centre 29th -30th September 2021
43rd Annual SAPICS Virtual Conference , Online 24th -26th August 2021
3rd Virtual Retail Supply Chain ExCon , Online 22nd -23rd July 2021
ProcureCon Asia , Online 13th -15th July 2021
Global SC&Pro Influence Summit , Shanghai, China 20th -21st May 2021
Home Delivery Mena 2021 , Online 23rd March 2021
Pro Con Online Forum , Online 16th -17th March 2021