MEETINGS

CCBU preparation prior to fact finding mission 

 

Sunday August 21 - Sunday September 11, 2016

 

Mykolaiv

Kherson

Odessa

Dnipro

Kyiv

Igor Salo

Tanja Fedoryaka

 

FACT FINDING MISSION

 

Sunday September 11, 2016

Odessa

briefing hotel Odesskiy Dvorik

 

Monday September 12, 2016 

Odessa - Mykolaiv

morning minibus ride to Mykolaiv

11.30 - 14.00

Day 1 Interactive Mykolaiv "Flanders Help for Black Sea Cities in Motion"

Interactive workshop Mykolaiv Development Agency

"Logistics, Mobility and Smart City Learning from Clustering Flanders Winners"

Mykolaiv Development Agency - Chamber of Commerce cooperation

Mykolaiv development strategy 2016 - 2021

Mykolaiv Investment Passport

Western NIS Enterprise Fund Supports Mykolaiv Development Agency

Mykolaiv City Council

Mykolayiv makes a turn toward the West

Mykolaiv Progress

In Nikolaev with assistance of the European Union the round table on realization of transport strategy of Ukraine has taken place

 

Black Sea Ports Importance for Flanders

representatives Vasyl Kapatsina (business cards not passed):

Mykolaiv Sea Port:

 situated 70 km from the Dnieper mouth on the large peninsula on the left side of the Yuzhnyi Bug river

 approach channel width: 100 m

 approach channel depth: 11,2 m

 permissible fresh water draft: 10,3 m

 total length port berth line: 2.920 m

 quantity of berths: 12

 total length port railway: 24,6 km

Strategic development and investment policy discussed in Nikolaev seaport

Mykolaiv en Gent

Kherson Sea Port:

 situated 15 km from the Dnieper mouth on its right bank

 navigation throughout the whole year

 strategic location on the crossroad between inner river roads and global marine routes

 processing capacity 4 k tons dry cargo per year

 features 6 warehouses

 provides transshipment, freight handling, tug convoy, pilotage by icebreakers

 sand quarrying and shipping

Kherson Sea Commercial Port Presentation

Kherson Sea Port Investment Projects

Kherson Commercial Sea Port development perspectives

Kherson Oblast Center for Investment and Development 2013

Lithuanian investors interested in development of Kherson sea port

Kherson Jacaré General Agreement

Kherson Flemish Week Trade Show

Kherson in Antwerp

14.40 - 16.15

State Enterprise 'Specialized Sea Port "Oktyabrsk" (Mykolaiv)

renamed October 18, 2016, Stevedoring company “Olvia”.

Ruslan Oleynik, Managing Director

Julia Sagan, Head of Strategic Planning Department

Olvia Port:

 located on the left bank of the Dnieper-Bug estuary

 navigation throughout the whole year

 processing capacity 2570 k tons dry cargo per year

 handles all kinds of goods except bulk, and provides all necessary services for handling, loading and unloading,

storage and clearance

Roadmap of Oktyabrsk Investment Projects

Oktyabrsk Development Strategy

The development strategy of the State Enterprise "Specialized sea port" Oktyabrsk"

17.00 - 18.30

Mykolaiv Regional State Administration

Vyacheslav Bon, Deputy Head Regional State Administration

Eduard Volochinovitch, Head Infrastructure and Industrial Development

waterborne investment projects

October 6, 2016 - Ukrayinska Pravda: Poroshenko appointed Savchenko, head of Mykolayiv Regional Administration

19.00 - 20.00

Alexander Chebotarov, Head Keyhole Surgeons Mykolaiv City Hospital

hotel Reikartz River Mykolaiv 

 

Tuesday September 13, 2016

 

Mykolaiv

10.00 - 11.00

“Mykolaiv Directors’ Club”

“Mykolaiv Regional Branch of Ukrainian Association for Quality”

Valentin Belsky, President

Radik Schagiev, Director

Members:

furniture factory Renessans

Mykolaiv textile factory “Ekoteks”

 

11.30 – 13.00

Mykolaiv Regional State Administration

Eduard Volochinovitch, Head Infrastructure and Industrial Development

airborne investment project

 

14.00 – 16.00

Nibulon Agricultural Limited Liability Company

Andriy Volik, Deputy General Director of Fleet Construction, Fleet Operation and Navigation Safety

 

17.00 – 20.30

Day 2 Interactive Mykolaiv "Flanders Help for Black Sea Cities in Motion"

Interactive TV show TAK TV

The Strategy of Mykolaiv region development until 2020

The Future of Mykolayiv, the Future of Ukraine

National Program for Management Development in Mykolayiv

23 individual meetings

International Media Center of College of press and television

 

21.00 – 22.00

SMART Holding

Alexander Yurkov, Advisor to the Chief Officer PJSC “SMART – HOLDING"

evening minibus ride to Odessa

Odessa

hotel Odesskiy Dvorik

 

Wednesday September 14, 2016

Odessa

09.00 - 10.45

State Enterprise Odessa Sea Port Authority

representing Mikhail Sokolov, General Manager, by absence (in Antwerp)

Ruslan Sakhautdinov, Deputy General Manager

Denis Karpov, Chief Operations Manager and Head of Nefterayon of the port 

Elvira Leshchinskaya, Head External Relations & Tourist Services

Contacts management of Odessa Branch of the State Enterprise “Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority”

September 12, 2016 - DredgingToday .com - Odessa Seaport Dredging Plans on Display

Odessa & Black Sea Ports Significance

Odessa port resumes cooperation with the Marseille port (February 26 2015)  (Odessa Sea Port)

Ports of Odessa and Tallinn signed the memorandum of cooperation

Odessa Port (till 2013) Development Plans

 

11.00 – 13.00

Jan De Nul Ukraine

Gennadiy “Henry” Savchenkov

water and airborne investment and take over projects:

PORT-PROGRESS Transloading Terminal Complex Korabelnyi district Mykolaiv city (Bug-Dnepr Liman Canal )

Комплекс перегрузочных терминалов «ПОРТ - ПРОГРЕСС» (Russian translation)

Water artery between Black and Baltic Seas

Airport Odessa

Waste treatment

13.30 – 14.30

SGS Ukraine

Consumer Testing Services

Alexey Berchatov, Manager Operations & Efficiency

Odessa workshop 2017 on expanding Flanders potential import dairy, chickens, a.o. foods out of Ukraine quota

 

15.30 – 16.30

All-Ukrainian Public Organization "Ukrainian Bar Association"

Yuri Sergeyev, Head of Department UBA in Odessa region & Managing Partner of the Law Office Sergeyevih (SRGV)

Odessa conference 2017 on Insurance Policy of Antwerp & CMR

17.30 - 18.30

European Business Association

Kateryna Morozova, Regional Manager Southern Ukrainian Office

briefing conference Friday September 16, 2016, National University "Odessa Academy of Law"

cooperation missions to Odessa out of Flanders

09.00 – 16.30

Automobile and road technical college of Odessa National Polytechnic University

"Organisation and safety of Odessa and Odessa region traffic": Day 1/2 

Dirk Lauwers

Frank Witlox

Odessa Urban Mobility Planning

In Odessa, work on updating the Strategy of development of city

The 5T municipal investment “strategy” – Odessa

Official Site of the City of Odessa

Official Site of the Oblast of Odessa

The Odesa Times

Odessatalk.com

hotel Odesskiy Dvorik

Thursday September 15, 2016

Odessa

09.00 – 11.00

Mykolaiv airport project

Andrey Keyyon, Former Director & Co-owner

 

11.30 – 12.30

National University "Odessa Academy of Law" 

Vice rector prof. Vyacheslav Tulyakov

prof. Vadym Barskyy, Head of International Relations Office

13.00 - 15.00

Automobile and road technical college of Odessa National Polytechnic University

"Organisation and safety of Odessa and Odessa region traffic"

Directors Transport Departments Odessa City Council & Regional State Administration & Transport Executives Association

09.00 – 14.30

Automobile and road technical college of Odessa National Polytechnic University

"Organisation and safety of Odessa and Odessa region traffic": Day 2/2 

Dirk Lauwers

15.00 - 16.30

Furshet

Dirk Lauwers

Frank Witlox

Dominique Gillis

Luc Pysson

Tanja Fedoryaka

 

18.00 – 21.00

Jan De Nul Ukraine

Gennadiy “Henry” Savchenkov

water and airborne investment and take over projects

hotel Odesskiy Dvorik

 

Friday September 16, 2016

Odessa

Conference ​

"Sustainable Mobility and Logistics Learning from Flanders"

National University "Odessa Academy of Law"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

09.00 – 11.00

Part 1. Flanders Government & Business Approaches (TV Reporter coverage)

List of 133 participants

11.00 - 12.30

Part 2. Scientific Approaches

12.30 – 13.30

Furshet

 

14.00 – 16.00

Master Class Flanders Addendum

Odessa National Polytechnic University

"Learning from Clustering Flanders Winners,

cooperation with Flanders and the Chamber of Commerce BeNeLux - Ukraine (CCBU)"

Prof. dr. Guennady Oborsky, Rector

Prof. dr. Viacheslav Shobik, Vice-Rector

Prof. dr. Dmytro Dmitrishin, Vice-Rector

and scientific staff of ONPU

16.30 - 17.30

Odessa Regional State Administration

19.00 - 22.00

Centre of Armenian Culture Odessa

introduced by Andrey Keyyon (Armenian Community of Odessa)

hotel Odesskiy Dvorik

Saturday September 17, 2016

Odessa

10.00 - 16.00

Jewish Community of Odessa

Rabbi Avraham Wolff, Director

History of the Jews in Ukraine

Jewish Odessa

Odessa Still Throbs With Jewish Life

Jewish History of Mykolayi, Kherson Gubernia

exhibition Red Star Line Museum: Jewish emigration out of what is now Ukraine to the US via Antwerp 

Lo Tishkach Foundation European Jewish Cemetries Initiative

Art that makes money to Odessa

 

Sunday September 18, 2016

05.00 - 13.00

train Odessa - Kyiv

Kyiv

13.00 - 18.00

Board of Directors Chamber of Commerce BeNeLux - Ukraine

debriefing Mykolaiv / Kherson / Odessa

briefing Dnipro / Kyiv

flight Kyiv - Dnipro

Dnipro

hotel Astoria

 

Monday September 19, 2016

Dnipro

09.00 - 12.00

Menorah Cultural and Business Center

Jewish Community of Dnipropetrovsk

Chief Rabbi Shmuel Kamenetsky 

Antwerp Jewish Community invitation Ihor Kolomoyskyy

appointment next day Gennadiy Bogolyubov, President Jewish Community of Dnipropetrovsk

Solomonika

Jewish Ukrainian-American cultural center

Museum “Jewish Memory and Holocaust in Ukraine”

exhibition Red Star Line Museum: Jewish emigration out of what is now Ukraine to the US via Antwerp 

Lo Tishkach Foundation European Jewish Cemetries Initiative

12.30 - 15.00

Ukrainian Association for Innovation Development (UAID) Incon-Centre LLC

Vicktor Halasiuk

Member of Parliament (Deputy Leader of the Radical Party of Ukraine on Economic Policy) 

Member of National Reform Council

Honorable President of the Ukrainian Association for Innovation Development (UAID)

Interactive workshop & individual meetings with members UAID & clients Incon-Centre LLC

"Learning from Clustering Flanders Winners,

cooperation with Flanders and the Chamber of Commerce BeNeLux - Ukraine (CCBU)"

16.00 - 17.30

Dnipropetrovsk national historical musuem named after D. Yavornitsky

Nadiya Kapustina Nadiy, manager

studies & sources exhibition Red Star Line Museum

hotel Astoria

Tuesday September 20, 2016

Dnipro

09.00 - 09.30

Menorah Cultural and Business Center

Jewish Community of Dnipropetrovsk

Gennadiy Bogolyubov, President

 

10.00 - 13.30

Dnipropetrovsk Chamber of Commerce and Industry

"Learning from Clustering Flanders Winners,

cooperation with Flanders and the Chamber of Commerce BeNeLux - Ukraine (CCBU)"

Agreement on co-operation between Dnipropetrovsk Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Chamber of Commerce BeNeLux - Ukraine

Investment Passport Dnipropetrovsk Oblast

Dnipropetrovsk productive proactive promising

List of 127 participants

Inhouse training Dnipro trainees in Flanders food & beverages companies

Trade mission to Flanders

14.00 - 15.30

Coral Group (ecological technologies)

Anastasia Trynkina, Owner

worn-out EU tyres recycling facility

16.00 - 17.30

Public Joint-Stock Company «Dnepropetrovsk Aggregate Plant" 

Kostyantyn Fedoryaka, Head Department Mechanisation and Automation

subcontracting Prefamac and other

 

hotel Astoria

Wednesday September 21, 2016

flight Dnipro - Kyiv:

Kyiv

11.00 - 12.00

Defense Express

Serhiy Zhurets, Director

cooperation aviation, aeronautics, defense and security industries Flanders (FLAG) & Ukraine (UkrOboronProm)

12.30 - 14.30

Kyiv Mohyla Business School

Vyacheslav Gerashchenko, Deputy Dean MBA programs, Presidents' MBA Program Leader

"Learning from Clustering Flanders Winners,

cooperation with Flanders and the Chamber of Commerce BeNeLux - Ukraine (CCBU)"

cooperation with Vlerick Business School

15.00 - 17.00

Belgian - Ukrainian Business Forum

"Doing Business in the new Ukraine"

Diplomatic Academy of Ukraine

at the occasion of the Intergovernmental Commission Belgium - Ukraine, communiqué signed September 21, 2016

Embassy of the Kingdom of Belgium in Ukraine

Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine

European Business Association

Agenda

17.00 - 19.00

Reception

Diplomatic Academy of Ukraine

offered by Luc Jacobs, Ambassador of Belgium to Ukraine

 

Hotel ibis Kyiv City Center

Thursday September 22, 2016

Kyiv

09.00 - 18.00

Hotel Hilton

Belgian Trade Mission Ukraine

Flanders Investment and Trade (FIT)

Agence wallonne à l'Exportation et aux Investissements étrangers (AWEX)

Brussels Invest & Export

Belgian participants

CCBU meetings Flanders Spearhead Clusters and Flanders Knowledge & Prospection Antenna in Ukraine

09.30

National Institute for Strategic Studies

(Analytical and Prognostic Support for the President of Ukraine)

Prof. Dr. Alexander Sharov, Global Economy Studies

Ivan Us, Senior Consultant of Foreign Economic Relationship Sector, Foreign Economic Policy Department

10.30

Razumkov Centre

Prof. Dr. Vasyl Yurchyshyn, Director, Economic Programmes

11.00

Bila Tserkva industrial park

Andriy Brynzylo, Executive Director

12.00

Jan De Nul Ukraine

Gennadiy “Henry” Savchenkov

"urgent intervention" Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine

13.30

Astorg

Denis Jatsyshyn, Export Sales Manager

14.00

SUP

Kateryna Glazkova, Executive Director

Union of Ukrainian Entrepreneurs sup.org.ua

cooperation agreement to be formalised

14.30

Boomkwekerij Michael Rahoens

Michael Rahoens, Co-owner

Christa De Braekeleer, Co-owner

15.00

Frisomat

Pavel Korenkov, Export Director Eastern Europe

Volodymyr Kanevsky, General Director Frisomat Ukraine

15.30

Herculean coop

Arnaud Guillé, Export Manager

16.00

Cottyn Lawyers

Lisa Semeniouk, Lawyer

16.30

Bel'Export

Tony Derwael, Sales Director

17.00

Federation of Employers of Ukraine (FEU)

Ruslan Illichov, General Director

17.30

Ukrsadprom Association

Dmytro Khroshka, Chairman of Association

horticultural cooperation agreement between Ukraine and Belgium

18.30

Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine (click home Kyiv and mail)

"urgent and very fruitful intervention, Jan De Nul"

October 13, 2016: Jan De Nul wins dredging tender sea approach channel and inland approach channel to deep-water berths of the Yuzhny port

Hotel ibis Kyiv City Center

 

Friday September 23, 2016

09.00 - 09.30

Hotel Ibis Kyiv City Center

Herculean coop

Yves Vekemans, Founder

Arnaud Guillé, Export Manager

introduction to

MBA for Kids

Inna Kuzmichova, Co-owner

09.45 - 11.30

tour business centres to house Flanders Knowledge & Prospection Antenna in Ukraine

(a.o. Business Center Horizon Office Towers, 42 - 44 Str. Shelkovichnay)

12.00 - 13.00

Ukrainian National Committee of the International Chamber of Commerce

Volodymyr Schelkunov, Chairman, Director of the Institute of Economics and Management

"The Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce and Industry ("Ukrainian CCI") and its regional brancnes allover Ukraine

is not accredited to the International Chamber of Commerce."

13.30 - 15.45

tour business centres to house Flanders Knowledge & Prospection Antenna in Ukraine

(a.o. Kiev Horizon Park Business Centre, 4 Mykoly Hrinchenko Street / Regus)

16.00 -  18.00

Art Green Fest (Landscape)

Art Mall

Boomkwekerij Michael Rahoens

Michael Rahoens, Co-owner

Christa De Braekeleer, Co-owner

introduction to

Carolien Spaans, Agricultural Counsellor Embassy Kingdom of the Netherlands

Kateryna Tushynska, Agricultural Executive Embassy Kingdom of the Netherlands

Arno Kortleven, Nusery Kornelis Zhytomir

 

19.00 - 22.00

Tent & Membrana Plus, exclusive distributor Sioen Coating

Alex Golovin, Owner

Yuri Kallash, General Director

with Boomkwekerij Michael Rahoens

Michael Rahoens, Co-owner

Christa De Braekeleer, Co-owner


Hotel ibis Kyiv City Center

 

Saturday September 24, 2016

09.00 - 10.00

CCBU Board meeting 

debriefing Mykolaiv / Kherson / Odessa / Dnipro / Kyiv

 

10.30 - 15.00

MBA for Kids

Mykola Dorychenko, Co-owner, Development manager MBA Field

Inna Kuzmichova, Co-owner

"Learning from Clustering Flanders Winners,

cooperation with Flanders and the Chamber of Commerce BeNeLux - Ukraine (CCBU)"

drafting statutes Junior Achievement Ukraine and accreditation Junor Achievement Europe

15.30 - 18.00

CCBU Board meeting 

debriefing Mykolaiv / Kherson / Odessa / Dnipro / Kyiv

preliminary 2017 programmes

Hotel ibis Kyiv City Center

 

Sunday September 25, 2016

09.00 - 12.00

BUCC / CCBU General Assembly & Board of Directors meetings