International ASTEX Astana Smart City 2016 Exhibition Forum Will Be Held In Astana
On November 30 the Palace of School Students in Astana (5 B.Momyshuly Ave.) will host ASTEX Astana Smart City 2016: Smart City for the Happy Life International Exhibition Forum.
Organizers of the event are the Mayor’s Office of Astana and the Ministry of Information and Communications of the Republic of Kazakhstan at the joint participation “Zerde” National ICT Holding, “Astana Innovations JSC and “Transtelecom” JSC. It is expected that more than 300 guests will attend the event, including those from the US, Europe and the CIS.
As a part of the forum, panel discussions will be held involving the participation of the Mayor of Astana Asset Issekeshev, Minister of Information and Communications of the Republic of Kazakhstan Dauren Abayev, Managing Director of Astana International Financial Center Kairat Kelimbetov, as well as international experts in the field of information and communication technologies used in smart cities: Renato de Castro the Founder and Board Member of the City Smart Up, Rugbi Clark Director of the global program of “smart cities IDC and many others.
The sides will discuss a wide range of issues related to the innovational development of smart technologies aimed at improving the quality of life.
Speakers from international countries will present projects on the prospects for digitization, solutions in the construction of a “smart city” and will talk about a number of other current trends. In addition, a large-scale conference on the topic of “Challenges, Prospects and Standardization” will be held within the forum.
Following the results of the event, it is planned to sign more than 20 memoranda of cooperation.
Source: Akimat of Astana