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.
Intermodal Africa , King Fahd Palace Hotel Dakar, Senegal 24th -26th November 2020
Mauritius Maritime Week 2020 , The Ravenala Attitude, Mauritius 19th -23rd October 2020
Mediterranean Ports and Shipping , Slovenia Koper - Hoteli Bernardin 22nd -24th September 2020
Oman Ecommerce Conference , Oman 07th -08th September 2020
Trans Middle East , Hilton Beirut Habtoor Grand, Lebanon 07th -09th July 2020
Cold Chain Africa , KICC, Nairobi- Kenya 17th -19th June 2020
Baltic Ports & Shipping , Maritim Seehotel Lubeck, Germany 12th -14th May 2020
Caspian Ports & Shipping , Grand Nur Plaza Hotel, Aktau, Kazakhstan 28th -30th April 2020
ANTWERP XL , Antwerp Expo, Belgium 21st -23rd April 2020
12th GPCA Supply-Chain Conference , InterContinental Dubai Festival City 13th -15th April 2020
Venture Summit 2020 , Silicon Valley, USA 23rd -24th March 2020
Black Sea Ports & Shipping , The Marmara Taksim Hotel, Istanbul, Turkey 24th -26th March 2020
Digital Sypply Chain 2020 , Amsterdam, Netherlands 25th -27th March 2020
Indonesia International Transport, Logistic, Euipment & Service Exhibition , JExpo, Jakarta - Indonesia 26th -28th August 2020
Seamless Middle East , DWTC, Dubai 25th -26th March 2020
Asean Ports & Shipping , JW Marriott, Jakarta, Indonesia 25th -27th February 2020
Breakbulk Middle East 2020 , DWTC, Dubai 25th -26th February 2020
Retail Supply Chain Summit 2020 , PHD House, Delhi 20th February 2020
Future Procurement Leaders , Taj, Dubai 25th -27th February 2020
Technology Innovation Pioneers Summit , Abu Dhabi 04th -05th February 2020