Astana Economic Forum 2015











What is the Astana Economic Forum?

The Astana Economic Forum has become an effective dialogue platform for active work and exchange of views, fusing together the world`s politicians, statesmen, economist and world-class experts aimed to solve the most pressing issues of socio-economic development.

This year the agenda of the Forum is "Infrastructure – a driver of sustainable economic growth". In the conduct of this subject is expected to discuss issues of modernization and development of infrastructure as an important factor for sustainable development in modern conditions.

Key activities of the Forum will be Plenary Session, Investment Forum, Asia and Europe Leaders Forum, Eurasian Economic Congress, Revival of the Silk Road and others. 

In addition, is it planned to discuss the most important issues of modern agenda in the global economy. The issues such as the global economic outlook, financial stability, employment, urbanization, expansion of the world trade finding new opportunities for sustainable development.

Who are participants of the Forum?
Traditionally, the Forum involves world leaders from the United States, European Union, South-East Asia, Russia, China, the Middle East and Africa, important statesmen, Nobel Prize laureates, CEO`s of major international companies, executives of multinational corporations, experts and world-class economists. 

Forum Organizer
JSC "Economic Research Institute" of the Ministry of National Economy of the Republic of Kazakhstan 

Where and when the forum is held?

When: May 21-22, 2015

Where: The Republic of Kazakhstan, Astana, Palace of Independence

What are the main topics and discussions planned for the Forum?

1. Inclusive development and human capital

2. «Green Economy» and Innovation

3. Business and Capital Markets

4. Integration and the global economy

5. Infrastructure