Marius Ghenea poza Marius Ghenea Moderator Automotive Forum Romania
Marius Ghenea Moderator Automotive Forum Romania

Marius Ghenea is a serial entrepreneur and Romanian business angel with successful exits, present in all Capital and Forbes rankings in recent years,included in the Top 10 Business People in 2004 by Ziarul Financiar newspaper,   award for best Romanian entrepreneur in 2008 by Traget magazine , etc.
President of the Romanian Association of online stores; Vice president of Foundation Venture Connect; Founder AngelConnect; Board Advisor Maastricht School of Management Romania; Board Member for Community Foundations Program; Tarom Board of Directors 2012-2013; advisor and jury member of the European Venture Contest
Professor of Entrepreneurship in the EMBA program of the Maastricht School of Management;  Permanent guest on Lions’ Arena TV show on TVR; Mentor of  School for Startups Romania business schoo; author of the first Romanian book on entrepreneurship: ”Entrepreneurship, the path from ideas towards opportunities and business success’

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Răzvan Ogîrcin Workshop moderator

Form 1994 Razvan leads AIMS Human Capital Timisoara, he is certified by Seneca College of Applied Arts in Human Resource Management, licensed in the application of internationally  used tools for evaluating  behavior – Human Synergistics, Thomas International Management Systemm SDI Solution Focus Coaching.

His area of ​​expertise includes courses in various fields and consulting projects for private companies and NGOs. He has extensive experience in working with multinational companies.

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Serban Mrejeriu Workshop moderator

Serban Mrejeriu has a Law degree and a Marketing degree from the West University of Timisoara.

He specialized in Project Management after graduating the Project Management International Course organized by the  Inwent Foundation –  German Ministry of Developement –  Leipzig, 2004.
Serban was formed as a manager in financial services as the Executive Director of CARA Timisoara.
Since 2006 Serban is working with AIMS Executive Search & Consulting Timisoara.
Since 2011 Serban is a consultant accredited by the Human Synergistic Institute and since  2014 also accredited by the SDI Romania.

 

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Sebastian Wilk Planning and Development Director at SGP Sorting Group Poland

Planning and Development Director at SGP Sorting Group Poland, Sebastian Wilk has a professional experience of 6 years in the automotive field, where he developed dedicated outsourcing industry. He graduated the Technical University of Wrocław and Warsaw School of Economics. His main responsibility is the coordination of the international business structures in the SGP Group. The experience in the international environment allowed him to understand and develop high quality service standards and quick, flexible response to customer demand or any of the challenges posed in front of the SGP Group. Privately father of two sons and a big  fan of rock music.

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Przemyslaw Musialik Trainer SGP Training and Consulting

Przemyslaw has graduated the University of Technology in Czestochowa, with a specialization in Energy Engineering. He spent a semester in Belgium, studying at the Haute Ecole Blaise Pascal. Nevertheless, before graduation, he worked as a Laboratory Engineer, for a reputable company that supplies auto parts. His work experience is related to measurements, especially with using coordinate measuring machines with working experience in geometrical dimensioning and tolerancing. Also, for 7 years now, he is a Quality Engineer, responsible for the measurement coordination and quality assurance in cooperation with engineering personnel from all of biggest automotive companies.

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Cristian Nevzoreanu Deputy Public Affairs Director of Renault Romania

After joining the Renault team in 2000, Cristian Nevzoreanu was assigned Public Affairs Director for Renault Technologie Roumanie (RTR) in March 2007. Prior to holding this position he worked on international projects of which the most important concern Dacia Logan Product Marketing and the Light Duty Truck 2.8 – 7.5 tons feasibility study with Nissan Diesel in Japan. Between 2004 and 2007 he was Marketing representative in Middle East countries, and Area Sales Manager in France. He studied Aerospace Engineering in Bucharest and Toulouse, and later on European Affairs in Paris.

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Ivan Miljkovi Automotive Cluster Serbia

Ivan Miljkovic graduaded in mechanical engineering and had been working for the past 14 years for 21.OKTOBAR, Kragujevac, Serbia, a car parts manufacturer.

His experience includes: production of injection molding parts and light equipment for vehicles, tool design, CAD/CAM, etc.

He is an active cooperator with Automotivie Cluster Serbia.

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Titu Bojin President of Timis County Council

Titu Bojin is a graduate of the Faculty of Economics of the University of West Timisoara with a PhD in Civil Engineering from the University Politehnica Timisoara, Faculty of Hydrotechnics.
He is currently President of Timis County Council.
His organizational skills have successfully supported his activities in the political leadership, with good results both at the county level, as well as nationwide.

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Daiana Buzatu Manager - Directorate for Economic Relations and Events CCIAT

Daiana Buzatu is in charge of coordinating the Directorate of Economic Relations and Events. She is an expert in accessing European funds. She attended to elaborate the project to promote PAC - funded by the European Commission - DG and implemented that. Daiana Buzatu was involved in agriculture through the development and implementation of Phare CBC Ro & SE 2006 - Regional Center for Sustainable Development of Banat
 

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Ionuț Marian Muntean Sales Manager TÜV SÜD

Sales Manager of TÜV SÜD Romania, with over 6 years experience in the certification of management systems in the context of international certification bodies.
He graduated from the Faculty of Economics at the University “Lucian Blaga” University of Sibiu, specializing in Management.

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Adrian Sandu Executive Consultant ACAROM

Automobile Manufacturers Association in Romania – ACAROM -  A representative Association for the Romania automotive industry, includes over 150 companies in the production of automotive components and materials. Adrian Sandu is Executive Consultant at ACAROM.

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Robert Szucs-Winkler Head of the Denkstatt group IT

Robert Szucs-Winkler is the head of the Denkstatt group IT competence center. He was born in Germany and started his career in the field of IT, mostly with SAP, with work experience on 4 continents. Since his youth he was involved in environmental protection and found an opportunity to work in the EIMS (environmental information management system), which turned out to become a perfect match of passion and profession. Later he also made his environmental engineer master and started 3 years ago at Denkstatt, and loving his profession ever since.

 

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Bojan Georgiev Market Development Manager Evonik Industries

Bojan Georgiev, Market Development Manager of Evonik Industries AG, holds an engineering degree from the University of Chemical Technology and Metallurgy of Sofia. Following his studies Mr. Georgiev had largely expanded his profile by assuming most diverse and demanding sales & marketing assignments in the Eastern European specialty chemicals business. With the experience gained Mr. Georgiev has become a renown expert in identifying and successfully implementing business prospects across industries and applications of strategic importance for Evonik’s wide-ranged portfolio. Drawing upon his profound understanding of specialty chemicals throughout the entire value chain and in his current position Mr. Georgiev dedicates his efforts to strategic business development. This entails defining, scrutinising and materialising auspicious prospects for future growth in line with the mega trends approach of Evonik Industries.

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Titi Aur Owner Defensive Driving School Titi Aur

Constantin Aur or Titi Aur is a Romanian rally driver. He won 49 rallies and won eight championship titles for Romania. He participated in several rounds of the World Rally Championship. He owns his own defensive driving school, where he also teaches. Defensive Driving School Titi Aur emerged from Titi Aur’s work in motorsports, combined with the passion and pleasure of sharing with others the secrets of the art of driving.

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Iulian Sorescu Associated Partner Noerr

Coordinator of the activity of providing comprehensive advice in all business and financial issues to our clients, such as financial advisory, financial due diligence, financial audit according to IFRS, US/German GAAP and Romanian standards, financial reporting and controlling, bookkeeping, payroll. In particular, Iulian Sorescu helps clients improve/maintain their financial performance by coaching and monitoring their internal activities and optimizing their structures. In the recent years he has developed the State Aid Department. He successfully assisted many international companies in obtaining the financing approval for state aid, by preparing the business plan, the technical and economic study as well as by providing assistance in relation to the Ministry of Public Finances. The projects represented either extension of production/business of international companies or Greenfield investments.

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Bogdan Comănescu CEO Accelera

Bogdan Comănescu has a 24 years of national and international experience in commercial development (France, Germany, Austria, Italy, Turkey, Bulgaria, India). During 1998-2005 he was the Commercial Manager for Accor Group and Accor Academy. Author of many articles in professional magazines like Cariere, HR magazine and HRB Expert, he is also the Co-author of ”MAXIM – The Psychology of Sales Force Motivation”. Awarded with the title of ”Best Speaker of The Year – 2012”, Bogdan Comănescu is also the founder  of ”I deserve, I want and I can”, and the conductor of Large Romanian seminars for Personal Development.

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Ovidiu Bistriceanu Regional Manager Eastern Europe KC & Partner

Ovidiu started his career in the automotive industry in 2003 in the quality field and became a consultant in 2008. So far, he has had the opportunity to develop concepts to support companies in operational improvements, to integrate quality tools in the day to day business, and to carry out supplier weakness analysis and development of the manufacturing processes according to the automotive standards and OEM expectations. He is currently managing a multinational team of consultants that are active in automotive projects in Europe (Germany, France, Austria, England, Sweden, Romania, Hungary, Czech Republic, Poland, Slovenia and Slovakia), but also in the United States of America, Mexico and Tunisia. His team has also recently taken up new challenges and projects in China.

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Adrian Marcu Journalist

Adrian Marcu graduated from the University of Journalism and Communication Sciences at the University of Bucharest and obtained his doctorate in Sociology of History, at the West University of Timisoara, under the guidance of prof.dr. Victor Neumann.

Between 1998 and 2004 he worked as a journalist for Analog TV Timisoara, creator and producer of TV programs such as:  ’’Prim Plan”  si  “Dialoguri Necesare”.

He is the creator of TV programs ‘’Timisoara in Realitate’’ at Realitatea TV Timisoara and ‘’Prim Plan’’ at Televiziunea Timisoara 89.

Between 2001 and 2004 he was Radio Analog Timisoara’s chief editor.

His publishing work includes published books and articles on cultural anthropology, ethnic values ​​and medical sociology in Romanian and foreign journals and  published volumes under the Romanian Academy Publishing House.

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Florin Gindă Founder of România Pozitivă

Florin is educator of emotion and positive thinking. Florin supports this approach through its programs of training and positive education and information platform  www.RomaniaPozitiva.ro, with 20 authors and over 14,000 articles published about good things happening in Romania as early as 2006.

Florin has over 12 years of experience as a trainer for about 4,000 participants and areas of expertise include: solution thinking (positive thinking applied to problem solving), social entrepreneurship, train the trainerspeople management / teams, project management, recruitment and selection, communication, effective team and team-building.

Most of the customers are in the ​​business  area , companies working in very different dominions (services, automotive, customer goods, Consulting, IT & telecom) throughout the country. Florin is also involved in training projects for nongovernmental organizations.

 

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Cristina Putan Managing Partner of PRbeta

Managing Partner of PRbeta, a communication agency in Timisoara, Cristina organizes corporate events since 2005 and is actively involved in the community, supporting and organizing various volunteering actions. In the past 10 years she has worked with large companies, both from Romania and abroad, offering public relations and event organizing services. A graduate of West University of Timisoara, Cristina supports the development of current students by giving them the opportunity to attend free training in communication and helping them to integrate into the labor market. Together with the PRbeta Agency, Cristina established anew system of non-formal education, which is addressed to students who want to pursue a career in public relations and also to practitioners the field.

 

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Constantin Onescu Lecturer at Pitesti University

Constantin Onescu belongs to the teaching staff of the University of Pitesti from 2000, where he graduated specializing in Road Vehicles. He received a doctoral scholarship for one year through a European program, at Vibration and Acoustics Laboratory of INSA Lyon.

Since 2009 he is collaborating with Renault Technologie Roumanie within the continuing education IPA (Engineering Projects for Automotive), a program with a focus on marketing and innovation management, being responsible for Quality Management and Industrial Property modules.

In 2011 he won a project for organizing an international workshop in Pitesti in the automotive vibro-acoustics field. From June 2014 he is the Technical Director of Business Incubator and Technology Transfer at the University of Pitesti.

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Liviu Mihon Lect. Dr. Eng. at Automotive Polytechnic University Timisoara

With over 25 years experience in higher education in Timisoara, is currently coordinator of the Timisoara Automotive Polytechnic University and president of the territorial division of the Society of Automotive Engineers of Romania (SIAR). Organizer of the International Motor Vehicle and Transportation Conference in 2006 (first edition) and in 2012 (second edition), in coordination of SIAR and patronage FISITA. Director of research projects in the alternative fuels domain and their use in new types of internal combustion engines, initiator and coordinator of the Formula Student project for students in the UPT, the conception, design, implementation and testing of a single user profile international competitions.

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Florin Șomodi Sales Manager RoEcologic Recycling

Biotechnology graduate engineer of the department of USAMV in Cluj-Napoca is the Sales Manager of Recycling RoEcologic since September of 2011.

With over 10 years experience in B2B sales, of which 4 years in selling consulting and environmental services, has a significant contribution to increased turnover of RoEcologic Recycling.

Is sales trainer, licensed LIFO Method 2009, NLP Coach Rezonanz in April 2014 and Chairman of the Association of Young Entrepreneurs and Leaders Junior Chamber International Cluj-Napoca.

 

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Carmen Liptak Regional Director - Western Region, Eximbank Timisoara

She joined the EximBank team in 2013, when she took over the coordination of Timisoara’s agency and also of the territorial units operating in the western area of the country.

Graduate of the Polytechnic University of Timisoara, Carmen Liptak began her career in banking in 2000 as Relationship Manager of ABN AMRO Bank. After five years she took over the coordination of the sales team in the western area of OPT Bank, and during 2008 – 2013 led the operational units activities of Tranislvania Bank in the same area.

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Ovidiu Palici Senior Trainer Dale Carnegie

Ovidiu Palic has an experience of over 9 years in Management (General Management and Sales & Marketing at national level). In addition, it has over 6 years experience in Training & Coaching. Ovidiu graduated Technical University (Mechanics) and West University (Sociology) and has a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Sofia-Antipolis, Nice, France. It is licensed in all programs Senior Trainer Dale Carnegie: Sales Excellence, Leadership, Impact Presentations Course Dale Carnegie Personal Development, Excellence in Customer Relations and Team Performance. In the last five years Ovidiu ranked among the best trainers from Dale Carnegie Europe. Ovid’s performance as a trainer was evaluated by more than 99.9% of participants as being above expectations and complies with them.

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Anamaria Nyeki Vicepresident of Association "Fortress Volunteers"

Anamaria Nyéki organizes since 2007, actions which aim personal development of young children, people with disabilities, the elderly. She is actively involved in Arad community with the largest number of volunteers and a great appreciation from civil society and local media. Association “Fortress Volunteers” manages to cover all areas of activity (culture, education, sports, nature) through which the volunteering develops values ​​and principles with the support of important local institutions and associations. Graduate of the Aurel Vlaicu University from Arad, Faculty of Education Sciences managed to accumulate a large experience in the social area.

Mihai Sămânță Mihai Sămânță IT and Wine Preacher
Mihai Sămânță IT and Wine Preacher

Hella’s world wide leader of MES Application Consulting and Support team, Michael has an international experience of six years in the automotive. Up to 29 years, Michael has worked in Mexico, China, India, and several countries in Europe.
In parallel, in 2010, Michael is extremely active in the new media niche oenological providing IT support site first NGO in Romania which aims to promote Romanian wine. It is also a photographer and reporter for online publications affiliated Club Wine Tasters unauthorized. A Romanian wines presented to top management teams of multinational companies in USA, Germany, Italy and Japan.
Among his passions are theater – for four years was part of a troupe of actors who organize shows in French.

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Nicolae Gabor Lawyer
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Rares Muresan ERP Business Solutions Sales Senior Consultant at Sistec

With over 10 years work experience in IT& C Technical Sales, Rares Muresan joined the Sistec team in 2012 as Senior Consultant for Business Software Solutions. Over the last few years he has supported and activly contributed to improving the market share of ERP products implemented by SISTEC, sustaining the importance of modernization of ERP systems in all business environements.

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Corin Mihuț President Liga AC

He is a fourth year student at the  Automation and Computers Science College of the Polytechnic University of Timisoara  . He was by turn the coordinator of  the External Relations Department (2011), Vice President (2012) and President  of AC League from 2013 to present day.

With a total of over 2,000 members and over 100,000 direct beneficiaries in over 24 years of activity  AC  League is one of the most developed student organizations in Romania.

Named Timis County Volunteer of the Year in 2013, Corin is a young patriot, self-motivated, who wants to make a significant contribution in the process of changing the mindset of young people.

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Eliza Vânătu External Relations Coordinator LigaAC LABS

Eliza Vanatu is a second year student at the Automation and Computers Science College, Polytechnic University of Timisoara  and began working as a volunteer in the AC League  in 2013.

She is currently  a member of the Organization’s Management Office  and Head of the  External Relations Department. She is also the project coordinator of AC LABS League, the largest IT & C project in the West  dedicated to students, through which Timisoara’s major companies in the field  offer support to appliedlaboratories  for the benefit of students, resulting in their own selection of  future labor force through LABS.

The conference provides an unparalleled opportunity for leaders across the industry to connect and share ideas on how to expand and build new services, drive innovation, and create new business opportunities.