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Bakytzhan Sagintayev discusses the digitalization of Kazakhstan’s economy with representatives of McKinsey & Company

by June 16, 2017 General

Particular attention was paid to the discussion of the draft state program “Digital Kazakhstan”, developed within the framework of Modernization 3.0.

Director of the Global Institute “McKinsey (MGI)” Jonathan Woethel spoke about automation of processes in the field of employment and labor productivity. Managing Partner of McKinsey & Company, Jochen Berbner, dwelled in detail on the use of digital technologies in the banking sector, and Christian Heining, partner of McKinsey & Company, presented a project for the introduction of digital technologies in the mining and metallurgical industry.

It should be recalled that the X Astana Economic Forum is held in the capital, the theme of which this year was “New Energy – New Economy”. A total of 20 panel sessions were planned within the framework of the AEF-2017, and today a plenary session will be held with the participation of the Head of State.

Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan