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ROMANIAN AUTOMOTIVE
FORUM & AWARDS - 3rd Edition

9 November 2020
JW Marriott Hotel - Bucharest

Part of the three days event

ABOUT THE EVENT

Automotive Industry Forum & Awards for Excellence Gala is an arena where key players in the field can discuss the impact of market dynamics and new technologies on the current state of the manufacturing, operational and supply chain scenes, as well as future opportunities. The event brings together delegates from the Romanian automotive sector and Government representatives, interactive panel discussions, networking opportunities within a half-day Leaders’ Debate followed by Gala Awards Dinner. 
Automotive Industry Awards for Excellence Gala celebrates the performance of professionals and companies across ten key  categories of the industry. These awards are meant to mirror the enthusiasm for development and innovation within the 
industry while development of individuals is encouraged through creativity of ideas, adaptation and flexibility, planning and  pioneering new ways, new thoughts and new ideas. It provides the opportunity to connect, debate and share the hot topics 
within the specific landscape, and, to celebrate the achievements of the best projects and results.
The event will also see the launch of the third edition of our annual Automotive Today publication, which analyses the trends  that are driving the transformations in the automotive industry and how companies should fall in line for future success.

EVENT AGENDA

15:00 – 15:30
Registration & Networking Lunch
15:30 – 15:45
Opening address
15:45 – 17:45
17:45 – 18:00
Networking cocktail
18:00 – 20:00
18:00 – 18:15
Official opening & Dinner
18:15 – 20:00
Awards ceremony

AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY IN ROMANIA
CEO LEADERS DEBATE

Mobirise

Romanian Automotive landscape



Mobirise

Trends for the Automotive Industry: Connected cars, Blockchain, Predictive Analysis, 3D Printing, Big Data Analytics

Mobirise

Updates on tax incentives, financial support and fiscal facilities


Mobirise

The logistics revolution: An expert advice to anticipate the market

Mobirise

Will the Infrastructure sector catch up with automotive industry demands?

Mobirise

Legislative framework for professional and dual education systems and workforce trends

LAST YEAR JURY

Paula Pirvanescu

Former State Secretary, Ministry for Business, Trade and Entrepreneurship

Carmen Adamescu

Partner Advisory, EY

Ciprian Gavriliu

Partner Tax & Legal, Deloitte

Daniel Anghel

Tax and Legal Services Leader, PwC Romania

Catalin Stratulat

Delivery Head Europe Product Engineering Services, Wipro

Adriana Record

Executive Director CCIFER

Sebastian Metz

General Manager, AHK Romania

Dan Nechita

Co-founder and President, Smart Everything Everywhere

Colin C. Lovering

Vice-Chairman - British Romanian Chamber of Commerce

Andrei Mihai Craciun

Head of office for Innovation, Technological Transfer and Intellectual Property Office at West University of Timisoara

AWARDS CATEGORIES

This award is to be offered for technical innovation and is related to either a product or a process.

Judging criteria:
• Product or process development approach, significance/usefulness
• Potential to improve the user’s experience
• Technical difficulty overcome. Did the solution address the challenge?
• Cost efficiency

2019 Winner: CONTINENTAL ROMANIA

This award is for a manufacturing company that has made progress towards operating an integrated and collaborative relationship with its customers, both internally, across functions and with its own supply chain partners.

Judging criteria:
• Quality of product or service
• Cost performance, affordability of the product or service
• Customer service, availability, continuity and comprehensiveness of the service
• Technical performance, sustainability, value to business

2019 Winner: HELLA ROMANIA

This award recognizes the unique and outside-the-box initiative and strategy, that demonstrates a commitment to corporate socially responsible principles.

Judging criteria:
• Impact of an environmental, community or educational project or programme successfully implemented
• The extent of workplace practices - dependent care, health provisions and employee training

2019 Winner: FORD ROMANIA

This award is for businesses that can demonstrate success, based upon general business performance, the launch of a new product, or development of a new process.

Judging criteria:
• Turnover, number of employees, investments, R&D projects
• Overall excellence in supply, performance, customer service and environmental awareness
• Drive, vision and ability to overcome challenges
• Commitment to the automotive industry

2019 Winner: CONTINENTAL ROMANIA

This award will put a spotlight on the heroes of the sector who have risen despite challenges; will shortlist and bring to the forefront individuals, organizations and projects that have created excellence in the field of logistics.

Judging criteria:
• Level of achievement in the provision of cost-effective and innovative supply chain solutions
• Innovation, efficiency or investment in supply chain operations
• Valuable partnerships between OEM and service provider

2019 Winner: CTP

This award recognizes the initiatives in educational projects, academic collaboration and vocational and dual-educational schools, with the objective of growing the qualified and relevant skilled professionals. 

2019 Winner: SCHAEFFLER ROMANIA

This award recognizes the activity of a head of operations - Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operations Officer, general manager or company president, that demonstrated commitment to the Romanian automotive sector by creating a positive impact with the business they work in.

Judging criteria:
• Attributes of leadership, vision
• Impact on company, industry and business in general
• Customer and shareholder value created
• Employee engagement and leadership development

2019 Winner: CRISTOPHE DRIDI, CEO DACIA

This award recognizes the lifetime achievements of an individual that demonstrates innovative, visionary leadership and commitment to the automotive industry landscape creating a positive impact within the business he/she works in.

2019 Winner : DAN GRAMA, TECHNICAL COMPETENCIES MANAGER, DELPHI TECHNOLOGIES

This award recognizes a unique and outstanding initiative / performance of a professional or company in automotive industry.

2019 Winner: ROBERT BOSCH

2019 Winner: FORD ROMANIA

2019 Winner: AUTO TOTAL

For each award, the Jury is in charge of assessing the final nominees. The Jury members are chosen among acknowledged representatives of the business community. The Jury is independent from the Organizer, namely Diplomat Media Events.

The final nominees list constitutes the basis for choosing the winners for each category. Any information provided by the final nominees will be treated as strictly confidential and will only be used for the purpose of designating the Award Winners.

Members of the Jury will be asked to vote for nominees in each category. The award is given at the majority of the votes. In case of equal votes, there will be a second round of votes. Members of the Jury are independent from the nominees for which they will have to vote. If otherwise they will withdraw from that specific vote.

The names of the Award Winners are announced during a gala evening held at JW Marriott Hotel - Constanta Ballroom, in Bucharest on 9 November, 2020, starting 6:00 pm.

Please note that 20 October is the deadline to submit your nominations for Automotive Awards for Excellence 2020 Edition!

INDIVIDUAL

229
FORUM & GALA DINNER

4 TICKETS

800
FORUM & GALA DINNER

CORPORATE TABLE
(8 seats)

1,490
FORUM & GALA DINNER

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PARTNERS

DIAMOND PARTNER

PLATINUM PARTNER

PARTNERS

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VENUE

JW Marriott Bucharest Grand Hotel , Calea 13 Septembrie 90, Bucharest 

Address

20 Brailita Street, 1st Floor,
Sector 3, Bucharest

Contacts

Email: office@thediplomat.ro
Phone: +40 314 222 369