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18th International Conference

BLACK SEA GRAIN-2021

InterContinental hotel, Kyiv, Ukraine

International Conference BLACK SEA GRAIN-2021

Premiere event for the global leaders of grain and oilseed industry since 2004.

This year conference returns in a new hybrid format. Depending on participation package, guests will enjoy a rich in-person or online agenda and communication. The first day will combine a live conference, meetings and Evening Cocktail on the terrace of InterContinental. The second day will be held virtually only. Conference stream and recording, virtual booths and networking will also be available within the event’s online platform.

BLACK SEA GRAIN offers participants 2 days of exclusive agri market analytics and insights from the top industry experts, effective networking and meetings with players across the value chain, top managers, decision-makers and opinion leaders.

Located in the heart of the Black Sea region, the Conference annually brings together 700+ delegates from 50+ countries. Among them are: international producers and crushers of grains and oilseeds, agri holdings, commodity traders, banks and investment funds, commodity exchanges, government authorities and industry associations, shippers, brokers, insurance, surveying, law and consulting companies etc.

The conference venue, InterContinental Hotel, guarantees compliance with enhanced security measures for forum visitors and hotel guests in connection with COVID-19.

Here you will find information on the current conditions for traveling to Ukraine.

Learn about the key issues:

1
Black Sea region. Price wars. Episode II
2
Ukraine. Farmers vs traders. 2021 forwards experience
3
State trade regulations of the main market players - is the game worth the blow?
4
China: rising demand for grains – a chance to reconcile with Canada and Australia?
5
US market outlook: low grain stocks within weather risks. Spring sowing priorities
6
Australia – regaining positions in a ‘bread basket’ of the South-East Asia
7
South American agri market within ample supplies and export barriers
8
EU balancing between grain exports and imports

Conference speakers

Sergey Feofilov
Director General
UkrAgroConsult
Ukraine
James Zhou
Chief Commercial Officer and Head, Asia Region
Louis Dreyfus Company
Ole Houe
CEO
IKON Commodities
Australia
Nikolay Gorbachev
President
Ukrainian Grain Association
Ukraine
Dmitry Rylko
Director
IKAR
Russia
Jeffrey XU
Trading Managing Director
Overseas China Investment & Shanghai Goodsoy
China
Taras Kachka
Deputy Minister of Economic Development, Trade and Agriculture of Ukraine
Trade Representative of Ukraine
Ukraine
Vladislava Magaletska
Head of the State Service of Ukraine for Food Safety and Consumer Protection
Ukraine
Mykhailo Malkov
FAO Government and Donors Liason Focal Point for Ukraine
Ukraine
Daniele Siqueira
Market Analyst
AgRural
Brazil
Matt Ammermann
Commodity Risk Manager- Vice President, Eastern Europe/Black Sea Region
StoneX Financial Inc- FCM Division
Philippe Chalmin
President
Cyclope
France
Dr. Eren Günhan Ulusoy
Chairman, IAOM Eurasia, CEO
Ulusoy Milling Company
Turkey
Harm de Wilde
Head of Research Cefetra
Netherlands
Dmitry Vazanov
Head of Trading
Prometey
Ukraine
Orest Matviychuk
Senior Associate
CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang
Ukraine
Tetyana Alaverdova
Head of Sales
HarvEast
Ukraine
Valery Tkachev
Deputy Director, Commercial Work Department
JSC Ukrzaliznytsia
Ukraine
Alexander Dubrovin
Head of Division, Corporate Business Department
Bank Vostok PJSC
Ukraine
Yuri Shchuklin
Founder of a number of freight forwarding companies, member of the EBA Logistics Committee
Ukraine
Mahesh Raja Manglani
Director
Mast Qalander Group
Pakistan
Antonina Sklyarenko
President
Public Association “Community of Pulse Producers and Customers of Ukraine”
Ukraine
Hugo Pels
Director
GRANAR SACYF
Argentina
Fiona Poynter
Agricultural Lead – Business Development
Argus Media
UK
Victoria Blazhko
Editor of AgriMarkets Publication
Argus Media
Ukraine
Mykhailo Rizak
Deputy General Director for Cooperation with Authorities of NIBULON
Oleksandr Mashchenko
Founder of Zernovoz.ua and Zernotorg.ua
Olga Kopiyka
Head of the Logistics Committee of the European Business Association
Onur Vatan
Director
Sintez Group & Co
Ukraine

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