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Bakytzhan Sagintayev visited Park of Innovative Technologies in Almaty

by February 8, 2017 Fun

During his visit to SEZ “PIT”, Bakytzhan Sagintayev visited the modern training center of operators, petroleum engineers, drilling contractors and technical staff of service companies, as well as a company for the production of modern import-substituting telecommunication equipment.

B.Sagintayev held a meeting with representatives of IT-companies operating in SEZ “PIT.” He noted that it is necessary to use all the scientific and innovative potential of the country to achieve the objectives announced by the Head of State in his message.

The President of Kazakhstan set a task to create a new model of economic growth; new, advanced technologies and innovations will be at the heart it and it will allow Kazakhstan to enter 30 most developed countries of the world by 2050. In this regard, B.Sagintayev noted that SEZ “PIT” could make a significant contribution to the implementation of this task.

Following the results of the meeting, Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Bakhytzhan Saginataev instructed the Ministry of Investment and Development, Information and Communication to review the proposals and take them into account in the development of “Digital Kazakhstan” state program.

Reference: Special economic zone “Park of Innovative Technologies” was established in accordance with the Decree of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan and is engaged in the development of such areas as information technology, electronics and instrumentation, renewable energy, resource conservation, efficient use of natural resources, etc.

SEZ “PIT” is “Autonomous Cluster Fund Park of Innovative Technologies”, established by the Government of Kazakhstan in 2015. Which under the brand Almaty Tech Garden, consolidate the scientific and technical base of leading universities and research institutes in Almaty, as well as companies participating in the SEZ “PIT”. 221 organizations are the participants of the innovation cluster for today.

Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan