IVPA Global Roundtable on
Veg Oil and Oilseed Sector

November 18th -19th 2022

ITC Kohenur, Hyderabad, India

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updated as on 6th November 2022

Day One: Friday, 18th November 2022
09:00 onwards Registration & Pre-Conference
10:00-10:05 Lighting of the Lamp
10:05-10:10 Ganesh Vandana
10:10-10:30 Classical Dance - Programme by Nritya Kinnera, Hyderabad
10:30-10:35 Welcome Remarks - Mr.Sudhakar Desai, CEO Emami Agrotech Ltd, President(IVPA )
10:35-10:55 Keynote Address
Guest of Honour - Sri S. Niranjan Reddy, Minister for Agriculture & Marketing, Cooperative, Govt. of Telangana
Chief Guest - Sri K. T. Rama Rao, Minister for Municipal Administration & Urban Development, Industries & Commerce, and Information Technology of Telangana
10:55-11:00 Release of IVPA Souvenir
11:00-11:05 Vote of Thanks
11:05-11:25 Official Opening and Tour of the Exhibition Hall and Photo-Op and Memento For Exhibitors
11:25-11:45 Coffee Break
11:45-12:30 Strategic Policies for sustainable growth in Oilseeds/ Oils/ Allied sector
Moderator - Mr. Vipin Gupta, CEO Louis Dreyfus India Ltd.
Mr. Ashok Dalwai, CEO NRAA, "Indian Agriculture strategy for OIls and OIlseeds Sector"- Policy Imperatives.
Dr. Burin Sukphisal, Honorary Director of Thailand Oil Palm Board "The growth and development of OIL PALM"
Mr. Akhil Kumar Gawar, Director for Business Development, Telangana Oil Palm Mission "The Policy Imperatives for Strategic Shift to Oilpalm”
Ms Bhavna Shah, Regional Head MPOC (India, Bangladesh, Srilanka and Nepal) "The Malaysian Policy Measures for sustainable growth of Palm oil and the Export Policy".
12:30-13:15 Towards Self Sufficiency in Oilseeds - Atmanirbhar
Session Chair: Mr. Sandeep Bajoria, MD/CEO Sunvin Ltd
Mr. Sudhakar Desai, President(IVPA ) "Towards Self Sufficiency in Edible oils and Allied Sector - IVPA White Paper".
Mr. Sanjeev Asthana, CEO Patnajali Foods Ltd "Edible Oils and Food Security: Strategic Policy Imperatives for Government & Industry"
Panel Discussion: Issues and Opportunities in Domestic Crush Industry and Oil Palm
Mr. Amarendra Misra, ADM Agro Industries India Pvt ltd
Mr. Mallesham Poola (Patanjali) "Critical Aspects of the OIl Palm Cultivation and Feasibility - A sucess story"
Mr. Sougata Niyogi , CEO, Godrej Agrovet Ltd "Role of OIl Palm, Current scenario and Future Road Map"
13:15-14:15 LUNCH
14:15-16:15 Malaysian Palm Oil Council Buzz Session
Session Chair : Puan Wan Aishah Wan Hamid, CEO, MPOC, Malaysia
MPOC CEO : Context setting and MPOC Video
Panelist 1- Datuk Dr. Ahmad Paveez Ghulam Kadir, Director- General , Malaysian Palm Oil "Myths vs Facts of Palm Oil"
Panelist 2- MSPO for the Indian Market, CEO, MPOCC
Panelist 3- Potential of MPO in Indian Consumer segment by, Mr. Sudhakar Desai, CEO, Emami Agrotech Ltd.
Q & A Session
16:15-16:25 Coffee Break
16:25-17:45 Sustainable Palm Oil Dialogue - RSPO
Session Chair - Dr. Inke Van der sluijs, Director Market transformation, RSPO
Mr. Ashwin Selvaraj, Deputy Director, Market Transformation , RSPO "The Myths and Facts about Sustainable Palm Oil in India".
Mr. Kingman Komut, Secretary, East Siang Oilpalm Farmers Association(ESOFA) - "Sustainability - A farmer's perspective"
Mr. Akhil Kumar Gawar, Director for Business Development, Telangana Oil Palm Mission "Govt perspective on sustainability efforts and Support system"
Mr. Dheeraj Talreja, President, AAK India. "The Rrole of Sustainable Palm Oil in India"
Mr. Kraiwut Sirianuntapat, Chairman of the Palm Oil Crushing Mill Association of Thailand "Sustainable Growth of Palm in In Thailand".

Moderated discussion followed by Q&A
19:00- 22:00 Networking Dinner & Cocktail with Light Music
Day Two: Saturday, 19th November 2022
10:00-11:00 Veg Oil Industry, Challenges and Opportunities
Session Chair:Mr. Pradeep Chowdhry, Managing Director, Gemini Edibles and Fats India Pvt Ltd
Mr. Hemant Bansal on Price and S&D "Outlook for Domestic Crush and Feed Industry"
Mr. Shuvadeep Banerjee, CMO, ITC Ltd. "Latest Indian Consumer Trends with Reference to Oils/Foods and Food Service Sector""
Mr. Arun Raste, MD, NCDEX : "Role of Exchanges in OIls and oilseeds sector"
11:00-11:15 Coffee Break
Session Chair : Mr. Sudhakar Desai, President IVPA
Dr. Julian Conway McGill, LMC : "The Global Outlook for Meals and Oils "
Mr. Sandeep Bhan, Sime Darby : "Palm Oil Key Drivers and Price Outlook"
Mr. Nagaraj Meda on "Market Mapping and Impact of Macros on Veg Oil Sector"
Mr. Alex Tan Yee Siang, Apical Group, Singapore: “key drivers of palm oil market and price out look” Special Address : Mr. Thomas Mielke, CEO Oil World : "Global Price Out look of Edible Oils" (Recorded)
Special Address : Mr. Rodrigo Martinez, Stone X USA : "A Quick View of Soft Oil Markets and key Price Dynamics" (Recorded)
12:30-13:45 Panel Discussion ( Price and Business outlook )
Moderators : Mr. Mrityunjay Kumar Jha, ZEE Business (Moderator) &  Mr. Sandeep Bajoria, MD, Sunvin Group
Mr. Akshay Chowdhry, Gemini Edibles and Fats India Pvt Ltd
Mr. Virile Tan, Asia oils (Sarawak OIl Palms Berhad Group of Companies), Singapore
Mr. Anoop Singh, Just Oils Singapore
Mr. Samir Desai, COO, Director & CEO India - Goodhope Group / PORAM
Mr. Vidya Bhushan, Head - Edible Oils at Bunge India Pvt Ltd
13:45-13:50 VOTE OF THANKS : Mr. S. P. Kamrah, Secretary General, IVPA
13:50-14:30 Lunch