Development strategy of Ukrainian furniture manufacturers at domestic and foreign markets

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Thursday, 21 September 2017 11:25

We invite you to attend the conference Development strategy of Ukrainian furniture manufacturers at domestic and foreign markets.

Speakers and specialists of the conference are representatives of the United Nations Development Program, Bank of Reconstruction and Development and Export Promotion Office at the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade in Ukraine, as well as famous Ukrainian designers.

Key topics of the conference:

  • Grant schemes for business owners from European Bank of Reconstruction and Development;
  • Opportunities for Ukrainian furniture exporters provided by Export Promotion Office;
  • Design as a key to success in furniture industry;
  • Retail: algorithm of ready-made furniture’s sales.

Detailed program of the conference

Time

Topic

Speaker

The conference starts at 13.30
Registration of participants, welcome coffee

14:00

Development prospects of furniture and interior markets in Ukraine

A.P. Zavalniuk, President of UAFM

14:30

Grant schemes for furniture manufacturers from European Bank of Reconstruction and Development

Olha Ivanchenko, Analyst of the Group of financing and small and medium businesses development at European Bank of Reconstruction and Development in Ukraine

 

Experience of Ukrainian Association of Furniture Manufacturers’ participation in the Development Project “Consolidation of business unions of small and medium enterprises” held by the UN

Andrii Zaika, Leader of the Project


Vladlen Sysun, Coordinator of the Project

15:00

Opportunities for furniture exporters provided by Export Promotion Office and initiation of creating the Cluster of furniture exporters together with Ukrainian Association of Furniture Manufacturers (UAFM)

Serhii Malynovskyi, Head of the consulting department at Export Promotion Office at  the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade in Ukraine

 

Dual educational system as an effective way of training staff for furniture industry

Petro Hromadiuk, Headmaster of Kyiv technical high school of carpentry

15:30

Coffee break

15:45

Case by the company “MZP”

Olha Bohdanova, Designer, Architect at “Prostir86”

16:00

Design as a key to success at the international scene. Experience of the design bureau “ODESD2”

Andrii Prepiialo, Technical director at the bureau

16:30

Design as a key to success in furniture industry

Vitalii Ivahov, Owner of the company “First Family”

Participation in the conference is free, if you fill in the application form:

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Time: September 27 (Wednesday)

Venue: Exhibition Center “KyivExpoPlaza”, 2B Saliutna Str., Kyiv; Exhibition “Design Living Tendency”, Exhibition Hall 1, Conference Hall 2.

Starting time: 14:00. Registration begins at 13:30.

To get free entrance tickets for the exhibition Design Living Tendency”, please, fill in the form and print out the ticket:

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Organizers of the conference:

The company “Kyiv International Contract Fair”

Ukrainian Association of Furniture Manufacturers