Berlin: 29.3.2017 – New Silkroad between China and the Baltic Sea

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We invite you to the Landesvertretung of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern at 19.00 to talks between politics and business

New Silk Road from Asia to the Baltic Sea
-New trade routes for Mecklenburg-Vorpommern-

Date:                              29.03.2017

Location:                     Landesvertretung MV

Conference language: German/English simultaniously

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18:00             Welcome: Plenipotentiary of the Land Representation of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Dr. Pirko                                                      Zinnow

18:05            Greetings: Kazakh Ambassador, S.E. Bolat Nussupov,
                                          Minister for Energy, Infrastructure and Digitization Mecklenburg-Vorpommern,Christian                                             Pegel

18:20           Moderated panel discussions:

                    Moderator:  AHK Zentralasien, Mr. Jörg Hetsch, Delegate of the German
                                               Economy for Central Asia, Chairman of the Association of the
                                               German Economy in the Republic of Kazakhstan (IHK SN)

New Silk Road: Economic assessments (ca. 20 min)

  • Karin von Bismarck, Chair of the Board Wirtschaftsclub Russland and partner at Stanton Chase International
  • Siegbert Eisenach, Chief Executive Officer IHK zu Schwerin
  • Siddique Khan, President Globalink Kasachstan LLC, Almaty
  • Jiaqiang Zhang, Embassy Counselor for Economy of the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in Berlin (WCR)

Logistics as a connector of the Silk Road: Opportunities for Mecklenburg-Vorpommern as a logistics platform in the Baltic Sea region (50 min)

  • Uwe Leuschner, Managing Director DB Cargo Russia
  • Kanat Aptusbayev, President Kazakhstan Temir Zholy
  • Aleksey Grom, President JSC UTLC
  • Andre Hempel, Managing Director Trans Eurasia Logistics GmbH
  • Gernot Tesch, Managing Director ROSTOCK PORT GmbH
  • Arkadij Rasin, Manager Business Development Emons EAST GmbH
  • Torgny Nilsson, Manager Seidenstraße des Hafens Trelleborg

Panel discussion with audience participation

19:30                                      Dinner buffet


Program for the following day (Rostock):
Bus trip to Rostock
Visit of the Port Rostock
incl. boat trip (+ lunch)

Invitation New Silk Road

Bus trip to Berlin und individual departure


The number of participants is limited to 150.

Register now on our website, inquiries: [email protected]



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