V Astana Economic Forum

Country: Kazakhstan

City: Astana

Abstr. due: 15.04.2012

Dates: 22.05.12 — 24.05.12

Area Of Sciences: Economics and management;

Address: 65 Temirkazyk Street, Astana

Organizing comittee e-mail: media@aef.kz

Organizers: Eurasian Economic Club of Scientists, Government of Kazakhstan

Conference fees and accomodation: Participation - free of charge, Flight/Accommodation - participant for him/herself

 

The Fifth Astana Economic Forum (AEF) will take place on May, 22-24, 2012 in the centre of Eurasia in Astana. This international platform, organized and conducted with the support and active participation of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev, annually brings together over 5000 delegates from 80 countries, including CEOs, leading politicians, journalists, representatives of business elite, famous scientists and Nobel Prize Laureates.

The main organizer of the Forum is the Eurasian Economic Club of Scientists and the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

More than 100 authoritative politicians (including Wim Kok President of the Club de Madrid, Ex-Prime-Minister of the Netherlands, Jorge Quiroga Vice President of the Club de Madrid, Ex-President of Bolivia), heads of international organizations and business structures (Angel Gurria Secretary-General, OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development),  Francis Gurry  Director General, World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), Hans-Heiner Tuting Chairman, Volkswagen AG), 8 Nobel Prize winners, as well as about 100 foreign businessmen and investors, including Gefrman Gref Chief Executive Officer «Sberbank Russia», Anatoliy Chubais  Chief Executive Officer “ROSNANO”, Hamdi Top?u CEO Turkish Airlines and many others have already confirmed their participation in the Forum.

The agenda of the V Forum, consisting of more than 30 sessions, is a reflection of the modern world, covering the most relevant issues of reforming the world monetary system, integration processes development, socio-economical policy of states, tourism development, alternative energy, implementation of innovation and attraction of investment.

Due to a number of projects, a web portal AEF became not only an information platform for the participants of AEF, but also interactive. The unique project “Virtual Forum”, where everyone can participate in debates, interviews, discussions, as well as add articles, materials and their projects before coming to the annual Astana forum. Only for one year of its operating, the Virtual Forum brought together more than 500 thousand visitors from 128 countries.

Conference Web-Site: www.aef.kz