Saint Petersburg, Russia, July 1-2, 2009
Elsag Datamat at Pochtovaya Troika
Elsag Datamat was the main sponsor at Pochtovaya Troika, one of the most important events in the postal sector organized by the Russian Post.
During the event the Minister of Telecommunications of the Russian Federation – Igor Shchegolev – visited Elsag Datamat booth with the General Director of the Russian Post – Alexandr Kiselev – who presented the status of the project for the realization of the first Automated Sorting Center in Moscow and expressed the joint commitment with Elsag Datamat to set the opening ceremony of the Sorting Center in September and the full operations within the end of the year 2009.
The top management of the postal administrations from the main European and Eastern Countries, as well as the top level representatives of UPU and EU attended the Conference.
The topic discussed during the two days of work has been focused on current situation with a particular attention on financial crisis and possible ways to face it. All delegates agreed about the crucial importance of innovation and diversification as key pillars to overcome the challenges imposed by the crisis and the liberalization of the postal market.
At the Conference, Andrea Campora, Elsag Datamat’s International Sales Vice President, discussed the topic “CONSTRUCTING AN EFFECTIVE LOGISTICS NETWORK. Key factors to profitably innovate in the mail industry”, a brief analysis on main threats for top- emerging countries with a highlight on targets & strategies to be implemented to comply with both the competition rules and the universal service obligations.