Commercial Vehicle Industry Meeting in Turkey

3rd International CTI Conference “Commercial Vehicles Turkey”, September 15 and 16 2014, Istanbul

  • The only commercial vehicles conference in Turkey
  • Dynamics and growth of the Turkish automotive industry
  • Development of the truck market, emission limits and OEM platforms

Düsseldorf / Istanbul, August 2014 – The automotive industry in Turkey is one of the most dynamic markets in the world. Many manufacturers have been active in this market for several years, especially in the commercial vehicle segment. The 3rd International CTI Conference “Commercial Vehicles Turkey“ on September 15 and 16 in Istanbul will focus on the opportunities and challenges resulting from this development. New in 2014 will be the topic of supply chain, how to manage it effectively.

The conference will be chaired by Prof. Ercan Tezer, Secretary General of the Automotive Manufacturers Association (OSD) in Turkey. More than 20 experts from Turkey, Germany, Austria, the Netherlands and Spain will give presentations on technical and economic topics. The presentations will be simultaneously translated into Turkish and English.

Dr Mehmet Dudaroğlu, President of TAYSAD, will illustrate the new horizon of the supplier industry. Yusuf Tuğrul Arıkan, General Manager at Anadolu ISUZU will analyse how to improve bus export capabilities. Salih Ertör, Head of HR at Mercedes-Benz Türk, will talk about the human resources applications in Turkish automotive industry. 

Topics such as electronic trends and connected commercial vehicles will presented by Tuna Arıncı, General Manger at Valeo Turkey. The global competition in the industry will be analysed by Iskender Ulusay, Deputy General Manager at HEMA Otomotiv Sistemeleri. Further conference topics include electrification, lightweight, supply chain and sustainability.