On November 28, 2017 Almaty will host the XII Innovation Congress and Exhibition of Innovation Projects.
Since 2005, Innovation Congress has been one of the most significant innovation platform in the country and established itself as a major event of international importance.
In different years, the participants of the Congress were the Head of State Nursultan Nazarbayev, the Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Nobel Peace Prize laureates, well-known political and state figures, heads of the largest local and international companies, domestic and foreign scientists and business representatives, founders of start-ups, investors and etc.
The Congress hosts leading foreign and domestic experts to discuss key issues of innovation and technological development.
This year the theme of the Congress is “Technological Entrepreneurship Ecosystem”. The panel sessions and master classes will focus on the variety of areas: start-up incubators and acceleration programs, technology transfer systems in the Eurasian Economic Union, block-chain technology, Industry 4.0 standards, traditional industries and the Internet of Things.
The Congress will be attended by the Government officials of the Republic of Kazakhstan, leading experts, investors, entrepreneurs and other representatives of innovation community.
Moreover, the Congress will showcase an exhibition of latest technologies that are used and integrated in the leading technological companies across various sectors of the economy.
Within the framework of the Innovation Congress, the award ceremony of the “Best Innovation Companies of Kazakhstan” ranking winners will take place. The ranking is aimed to identify fast-growing Kazakhstan companies with the highest innovative activity, working in various industries.