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.
Mauritius Maritime Week 2022 , The Ravenala Attitude, Mauritius 13th -15th December 2022
Intermodal Africa , Hotel Sarakawa, Lomé, Togo 22nd -24th May 2022
Seamless Saudi Arabia , Riyadh International Convention & Exhibition Centre 02nd -03rd November 2022
DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION CONFERENCE , Virtual Event 01st -02nd November 2022
Asean Ports & Shipping , InterContinental Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam 25th -27th October 2022
World Breakbulk Expo , Shanghai, China 25th -26th October 2022
IATA World Cargo Symposium , London, England 27th -29th September 2022
Baltic & Black Sea Ports & Shipping , Vanagupe Hotel Conference and Spa Center, Palanga, Lithuania 27th -29th May 2022
Seamless North Africa , Cairo, Egypt 20th -21st September 2022
China (Shenzhen) International Logistics and Supply Chain Fair (CILF) , Shenzhen, China 22nd -24th September 2022
Transport Logistic and Air Cargo Southeast Asia , Marina Bay Sands Convention Centre, Sungapore 13th -15th September 2022
BIMP-EAGA 2022 , Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia 02nd -04th August 2022
Intermodal Africa , King Fahd Palace Hotel Dakar, Senegal 28th -30th June 2022
Philippine Ports and Shipping , Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila, The Philippines 21st -23rd June 2022
44th Annual SAPICS 2022 In-Person Conference & Exhibition , Capetown, South Africa 12th -15th June 2022
Trans Middle East , Radisson Blu Hotel, Manama, Bahrain 31st -02nd June 2022
Seamless Middle East , Dubai World Trade Centre 31st -01st June 2022
Digital Sypply Chain Show , Address Hotel, Dubai Marina, Dubai 25th May 2022
Mediterranean Ports and Shipping , Hoteli Bernardin Portorož, Slovenia 24th -26th May 2022
Airport Show , DWTC, Dubai 17th -19th May 2022
13th GPCA Supply-Chain Conference , Hilton Dubai Al Habtoor City Dubai UAE 17th -19th May 2022