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The role of technology in Global Trade - Roundtable

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It is our great pleasure to invite you to KPMG Türkiye and Thomson Reuters Global Trade Roundtable on Thursday, 3rd October 2019, for a morning of insight and discussion, followed by a peer-to-peer networking lunch.

As international and regional trade trends and developments continue to dominate headlines, we will discuss how technology can be used as an enabler and supporter for global trade in these fluid times.  

This roundtable will explore how different technologies, when deployed in different parts of the trade life cycle, could positively enhance deployment & utilization of resources, achieving compliance and faster, efficient fulfillment in international trade.

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Event Details

Date: Thursday 3rd October 2019
Time: 08:30 - 13:00
Location: KPMG Türkiye, İş Kuleleri, Kule 3, Kat:2-9, Levent, İstanbul
Should you have any questions, you can reach us at: +90 (212) 316 60 00

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  Session Topic Speakers



09:00 Welcome Address

Formalities and Introduction

Volkan Gok, Customs and Trade Senior Manager, KPMG Türkiye



Presentation Trade wars, Trade Barriers and the utilization of technology automation to support trade

Murat Palaoğlu, Tax Partner, KPMG Türkiye



Presentation Benefits of Global Trade technology, and client case studies demonstrating the efficiencies avhieved with the adoption of technology

Nandkishor Bhoyar, Solutions Consultant - Tax Technology,Thomson Reuters and Mark Freeman, Head of Corporate Sales, MENA, Thomson Reuters



Insights Demonstrating 3 business cases for technology automation

KPMG Türkiye and Thomson Reuters



Q & A

  Open discussion



Lunch   Peer-to-peer networking

Speaker Bios

Murat Palaoğlu - Tax Partner, KPMG Türkiye

Murat is the Tax Partner at KPMG Türkiye. He has consulted customs and trade administrations & government about legal & practical issues in customs and foreign trade. Murat has also been responsible for auditing foreign trade companies and custom offices, as well as been part of teams investigating organized crime including money laundering.

Mark Freeman - Head of Corporate Sales, Thomson Reuters, MENA

Mark has consulted on a range of client projects, including Government transformation initiatives, think tanks, private sector technology projects and large community projects to support sharing of knowledge and skills. Mark is the Head of Corporate Sales for Thomson Reuters MENA.

Nandkishor Bhoyar - Solutions Consultant, Tax Technology, Thomson Reuters

Nandkishor is a Supply Chain Professional with 18 years of experience in diverse industry sectors. His experience includes a mix of managing supply chain in large conglomerates and supply shain solutions consulting, as well as providing sustainable and value added supply chain solutions to the leading global organizations.

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