Conference area
IEC "Expocentre", Moscow
August 21 – 24, 2023

AGORA

About

The AGORA conference area brings together specialists and professionals in the field of service stations and garage equipment, analysts and experts in the auto components and spare parts market on its platform.

Over the course of 4 days, a series of master classes, open discussions, reports and presentations by leading industry experts were held.

Who benefits from participating

After-sales car service CEO
Service station specialists and professionals
Garage equipment experts
Analysts of the auto components and spare parts market

Conference program AGORA
22-25.08.2022


22.08, Monday

11.00 – 11.30

MIMS Automobility Moscow Opening Ceremony

11.40 – 12.30

MIMS Automobility Awards

13.00 – 16.00

Plenary session:

New Reality - New Market - New Opportunities


Topics:

The service and spare parts market: current situation, trends

Russian automotive industry: parking forever?


New challenges of aftersales market: consumer behavior and development of sales channels

Actual demand: what spare parts to import?

What is the situation with parallel imports. Recent developments and projected dynamics. Impact on service stations. Latest changes and expected tendencies. How to adapt workshop operation to these changes.

Real practice in parallel imports

The subtleties of logistics for the automotive industry in a volatile market.


China. New logistics schemes, possible financial transactions, search and selection of new suppliers, quality control.


Stimulation of SME in the sphere of automotive components production


China - new opportunities

16.15 - 16.45

Signing agreements

23.08, Tuesday
Service Station Day. Challenges and opportunities for official and independent workshops in the new realities

11.00 – 13.00

Roundtable: Service without spare parts? How official dealers, network service stations and unofficial workshops can repair cars now.

In partnership with ROAD


13.30 – 15.30


Only changes are stable and unchangeable

In partnership with the Union of Car Service Companies

15.45 – 18.00

Automotive Aftermarket Human Resources. Modern secondary vocational education as a foundation for the future of the country.


In partnership with RASTO

24.08, Wednesday
Marketing and Sales Day at Car Service Centers

10.30 — 12.00


Commercial vehicle service: how to hold on to the falling market?

In partnership with AutoBoss


12. 30 - 14.30


Section: "Effective service station management in a new environment"



15.00 - 18.00


"Attracting and retaining service station customers in the new reality"

In partnership with the Automarketolog
25.08, Thursday
Future Mobility conference program

10.30 – 11.45

Session 1. New challenge for electric transport

  • Development of electric transport under sanctions - is there a market?
  • Import substitution: new challenges and reality.
  • The role of the government in the development of electric transport and charging infrastructure; what is the relevance of the adopted Concept?




12.00 – 13.15

Session 2. The city - the Trigger of New Mobility

  • Urban mobility today and tomorrow - infrastructure, kicksharing, transport on demand, carsharing, urban aero-mobility. Challenges and growth drivers under sanctions.
  • Are safety and kicksharing compatible? How are new technologies changing scooter rental?
  • Is on-demand transport a replacement for conventional public transport or a supplement? How is the new service performing in Moscow, and what are its development plans?
  • Is carsharing in stagnation? How to develop the fleet? Is the service expensive?
  • Are air taxis the Besson movies or tomorrow?



13.30 – 15.00

Session 3. Robots at the wheel.Digital freight logistics

  • Is the sanctions period the end for drones?
  • A domestic open platform as a vital necessity for technological sovereignty and leadership?
  • B2C or B2B?
  • Government support: where is it?
  • M-11 project reality? What is the status?
  • Digital logistics today. Plans and objectives.


Photo report

Contact us

Anastasia Medovaya

Business Program Producer

+7 (495) 766-30-02, ext. 913
anastasia.medovaya@itemf.ru