Hamish McRae

Chief Economic Observer for «The Independent».

Economist, futurist, author of books, leading world expert on emerging markets, former member of the Board of the Royal Economic Community.


Panel Discussion: «Ecosystem of entrepreneurial education, entrepreneurship education in school, college, university: international and regional experience».

Saniya Arapova

Head of Association of Friends of Tel-Aviv University in the Republic of Kazakhstan.

Sania initiated launching of such projects as "TOM: Kazakhstan" makaton and "Creating an ecosystem of youth entrepreneurship in student environment" project in the regions where ERG is present.


Panel discussion: Ecosystem of entrepreneurial education, entrepreneurship education in school, college, university: international and regional experience.

Khismatullina Alfia

Director of College of International Academy of Business.

Master of Business Administration, Vice-President of Association of Colleges of Almaty city, co-chairman of Coordination Council for Development of Youth Entrepreneurship in T&PE organizations at Chamber of Entrepreneurs of Almaty city.


Panel discussion: Ecosystem of entrepreneurial education, entrepreneurship education in school, college, university: international and regional experience.

Diana Tsoy

Regional ambassador and initiator of Technovation in Kazakhstan, academic director of the educational program of the Scottish Qualification Authority (SQA) in Kazakhstan.


Panel discussion: Gender diversity in entrepreneurial education: problems and perspectives

Thomas (Tom) Robinson


Serves as president and chief executive officer (CEO) of AACSB International, the primary global accreditor and membership organization of business schools worldwide.


Panel discussion: «Entrepreneurial thinking and education 4.0: from ideas to success».

Thomas Sevcik

Co-Founder & Managing Director, Arthesia.


Panel discussion: Innovative hubs: Symbiosis of universities and regions? Synchronization of activities of entrepreneurial universities with state programs and initiatives in the field of entrepreneurship development.

Oleg Podolskiy


Coordinator in «Staff and Education» direction of the State Program «Digital Economy of the Russian Federation», Deputy Head of the Project Center for the Development of Digital Talent Platform, «Young Professionals» direction, “Agency for Strategic Initiatives to Promote New Projects” ANO, Russia


Expert discussion: Entrepreneur’s Values and Competences in 4.0 Industry

Assylbek Kozhakhmetov


President of Almaty Management University (AlmaU), DBA (Kazakhstan)


Panel discussion: Entrepreneurship as a way to achieve happiness

Issyk Tatyana


Professor of Almaty Management University (AlmaU), DBA (Каzakhstan)


Panel discussion: Entrepreneurship as a way to achieve happiness

Bauyrzhan Kasymbekuly


Director of the representation of the University "Synergy" in Kazakhstan (Kazakhstan)


Panel discussion: Entrepreneurship as a way to achieve happiness

Alsu Akhmetshina


Dean of Higher School of Business of Kazan (Volga region) Federal University, Member of the Russian Association of Business Education, Doctor of Economics (Tatarstan)


Panel discussion: Gender diversity in entrepreneurial education: problems and perspectives

Ardak Berdibekov


Founder and CEO of the information portal "Neupusti", Master of Science (Kazakhstan)


Panel discussion: Entrepreneurship as a way to achieve happiness

Sandugash Iskandirova


Managing Director in the direction of analyst, consulting and social projects of the Center for Social Сooperation and Communications of Samruk Kazyna SWF (Kazakhstan)


Panel discussion: Entrepreneurship as a way to achieve happiness

Ramil Mukhorjapov


Director of the holding ChocoFamily (Kazakhstan). Тhe Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the company.


Panel discussion: Entrepreneurship as a way to achieve happiness

Nurmaganbet Ermek


Vice-Rector for Research and Internationalization Yessenov University, Doctor PhD, (Kazakhstan)


Panel discussion: Entrepreneurship as a way to achieve happiness

Jussi Halttunen


President and Rector of JAMK University of Apllied Sciences, Doctor PhD (Finland)


Panel discussion: Entrepreneurship as a way to achieve happiness


Panel discussion: Ecosystem of entrepreneurial education: international and regional experience

Galina Nurtazinova


Member of the Board and Managing Director German-Kazakh Society, Berlin


Panel discussion: Entrepreneurship as a way to achieve happiness

Rashid Nugmanov


Film director, screenwriter, producer (Kazakhstan).


Expert discussion: Competencies and values of entrepreneurs 4.0: joint search of answers

Yeldar Abdrazakov


Beneficiary of the Centras Group holding, member of the Board of Directors of “Kazakhstan Stock Exchange” JSC (KASE), member of the Presidium of SPE “Atameken”, Honorary Consul of Brazil in Almaty.


Expert discussion: Competencies and values of entrepreneurs 4.0: joint search of answers

Sholpan Ilmukhanbetova


Deputy akim of Almaty city


Panel Discussion: Innovative hubs: Symbiosis of universities and regions? Synchronization of activities of entrepreneurial universities with state programs and initiatives in the field of entrepreneurship development.

Almas Madiev


Deputy akim of Almaty city


Panel Discussion: Innovative hubs: Symbiosis of universities and regions? Synchronization of activities of entrepreneurial universities with state programs and initiatives in the field of entrepreneurship development.

Murat Abenov


Chairman of the Committee of Information and Communication Technologies, Education and Innovations of the Presidium of NCE RK "Atameken". Member the Board of Trustees of AlmaU.


Panel Discussion: Innovative hubs: Symbiosis of universities and regions? Synchronization of activities of entrepreneurial universities with state programs and initiatives in the field of entrepreneurship development.

Bakhytzhan Sarkeyev


Director of the Center for Strategic Initiatives


Panel Discussion: Innovative hubs: Symbiosis of universities and regions? Synchronization of activities of entrepreneurial universities with state programs and initiatives in the field of entrepreneurship development.

Kenzhebek Ibrashev


Rector of Kazakh-British Technical University


Candidate of Technical Sciences, Chevalier of the Order "Kurmet", "Parasat" and "Barys" of the III degree. Honored Worker of the Oil and Gas Industry of the the Republic of Kazakhstan.


Panel Discussion: Innovative hubs: Symbiosis of universities and regions? Synchronization of activities of entrepreneurial universities with state programs and initiatives in the field of entrepreneurship development.

Fatima Kossayeva


Director of corporate communications of Eurasian Group LLP


MBA, Master of Journalism



Panel Discussion: Innovative hubs: Symbiosis of universities and regions? Synchronization of activities of entrepreneurial universities with state programs and initiatives in the field of entrepreneurship development.

Anar Darzhanova


Head of the Entrepreneurship Department of Aktobe Region


Panel Discussion: Innovative hubs: Symbiosis of universities and regions? Synchronization of activities of entrepreneurial universities with state programs and initiatives in the field of entrepreneurship development.


Panel Discussion: Ecosystem of entrepreneurial education: international and regional experience

Uzy Zwebner


Co-Founder, Be'er-Sheva's Cyber Park.


Founder & President, BaseCamp.


Panel Discussion: Innovative hubs: Symbiosis of universities and regions? Synchronization of activities of entrepreneurial universities with state programs and initiatives in the field of entrepreneurship development.

Dominique Aspey


External Relations Manager for the Centre for Entrepreneurship at Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU), Great Britain.


Panel discussion: Gender diversity in entrepreneurial education: issues and perspectives

Elnura Kassymova


Director the Eurasian School of Business and Entrepreneurship


Event-organizer and author of her own annual projects. Co-author and coordinator of the first EBRD mentoring program in the Republic of Kazakhstan "Mentoring for women entrepreneurs of Kazakhstan". Member of the international community of women leaders of developing countries Techwomen Emerging Leaders. Member of the Central Asian Leadership Alliance (CELA) network of leaders.


Panel discussion: Gender diversity in entrepreneurial education: problems and perspectives

Alma Kassymova


Manager of the advisory program for small businesses in Kazakhstan initiated by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)


Head of several large-scale projects of the US Agency for International Development (USAID) in Central Asia; coordinator of the World Bank project on pension system reform in Kazakhstan. Bachelor of Linguistics and Master of Science in Marketing. Certified Business Coach of the Exxon Mobil (USA) program for women executives - Global Women in Management.


Panel discussion: Gender diversity in entrepreneurial education: problems and perspectives

Lyazzat Kokkozova


Director General of the "Success K" Strategic Communications Agency, Kazakhstan


Chair of the Coordination Council on the image policy and information of the Kazenergy Association, Executive Director of the Kazenergy Public Foundation (2008-10). Worked as a head of the department, director, and producer in the television sphere in different years. MBA AlmaU, internship graduate of the European Institute for Public Affairs, France.


Panel discussion: Gender diversity in entrepreneurial education: problems and perspectives

Bota Zhumanova


President of the Education Development and Research Association.


Financial observer, communication specialist, founder of the thematic platform enpi.kz (single accumulative pension informer), co-founder of HiPO.kz (Internet service for finding talented specialists in the labor market).


Panel discussion: Gender diversity in entrepreneurial education: problems and perspectives

Anastasiya Lipovka


Researcher in the field of gender and management, PhD candidate at AlmaU, Kazakhstan


Author of articles and book chapters on gender, and human resources management. A researcher of gender aspects of management, management effectiveness of women and men managers in Kazakhstan and gender management stereotypes. The initiator and teacher of the first training course on "Gender Management" in Kazakhstan.


Panel discussion: Gender diversity in entrepreneurial education: problems and perspectives

Yerbol Ismailov


General Director of the Independent Analytical Center at JSC "Samruk-Kazyna" - Center for social cooperation and communications


Moderator of Panel Discussion: Innovative hubs: Symbiosis of universities and regions? Synchronization of activities of entrepreneurial universities with state programs and initiatives in the field of entrepreneurship development.

Olga Nazaykinskaya


Head of the SKOLKOVO Education Development Centre


Plenary session: «Flagship companies and universities: new paths to breakthroughs. What will enter the agenda tomorrow?»

Daniyar Kosnazarov


Editor-in-Chief, The Steppe


Plenary session: «Flagship companies and universities: new paths to breakthroughs. What will enter the agenda tomorrow?»

Rinat Iskakov


Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs of Satbayev University


Plenary session: «Flagship companies and universities: new paths to breakthroughs. What will enter the agenda tomorrow?»

Ali Tahmazov


Plagiat.pl’s Executive Director for International Market


Plenary session: «Flagship companies and universities: new paths to breakthroughs. What will enter the agenda tomorrow?»

Arsen Nassyrkhanov


Expert on investments
Director of the office of «KAZAKH INVEST» Almaty city (2017-2018)


Plenary session: «Flagship companies and universities: new paths to breakthroughs. What will enter the agenda tomorrow?»

Dr. Ho Young Lee


Dean of the Bang College of Business, KIMEP University Ph.D. in Business Administration


Plenary session: «Flagship companies and universities: new paths to breakthroughs. What will enter the agenda tomorrow?»

Prof. Dr. Peter Enders


Managing Partner of Kazakhstan Business Development UG


Plenary session: «Flagship companies and universities: new paths to breakthroughs. What will enter the agenda tomorrow?»

Doncho Penchev


Managing Partner of the Office Solutions Kazakhstan


Plenary session: «Flagship companies and universities: new paths to breakthroughs. What will enter the agenda tomorrow?»

Sardor Mukhamedaliev


CEO of “OrientSwiss Kazakhstan” LLP
Worked in Kazakhstan in leading multinational companies in the field of telecommunications, consumer electronics and FMCG
Multifunctional business leader with 20 years of experience. Expert in all sales aspects, marketing and business development in CIS


Panel Discussion: «Digipreneurship, compact offices and staff: Transformation of entrepreneurial education»

Afiq Johar


Founder at Future Innovation Council
FinTech Advisory Council Member, Astana International Financial Centre


Panel Discussion: «Digipreneurship, compact offices and staff: Transformation of entrepreneurial education»

Ruslan Omarov


General Director of the First Credit Bureau, a member of IT Consulting Council at Atameken NPP, a member of Regional IT Council of Almaty city, a member of FinTech Committee at Association of Financiers of Kazakhstan.


Panel Discussion: «Digipreneurship, compact offices and staff: Transformation of entrepreneurial education»

Almaz Kossobayev


Creative director, producer, screenwriter, director of “Equity” film company.
Chair of the Board of Trustees of “Art to Business” public fund (A2B).
Director of “Animania” Animation Festival.


Panel Discussion: «Digipreneurship, compact offices and staff: Transformation of entrepreneurial education»

Erdos Mendybayev


Co-founder
“Method” Coding School, Kazakhstan
Erdos was graduated from Columbia University in New York. He used to work as the investment banker. Now Erdos is the Business Angel interested in startups and impact investment.


Panel Discussion: «Digipreneurship, compact offices and staff: Transformation of entrepreneurial education»

Oleg He


Publisher in "Isker Media" company
Chief Editor of "Biznes i Vlast" newspaper


Panel Discussion: «Digipreneurship, compact offices and staff: Transformation of entrepreneurial education»

Tilektes Adambekov


Official and general representative in the region of Eurasia
Cascadia Blockchain Group, Canada


Moderator of the Panel Discussion: «Digipreneurship, compact offices and staff: Transformation of entrepreneurial education»

Oraz Jandosov


Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Association of Economists of Kazakhstan, Presidium member of National Chamber of Entrepreneurs, member of the Board of Trustees of AlmaU, Kazakhstan


Moderator of Plenary session: «Entrepreneurial mindset and education 4.0: from ideas towards success»

Denis Kulkin


«National Business» Editor-in-Chief, Kazakhstan


Moderator of Plenary session: «Entrepreneurial mindset and education 4.0: from ideas towards success»

Talgat Doskenov


Chairman of the Committee, Committee of Social Sphere and Social Partnership, The national chamber of entrepreneurs of the Republic Kazakhstan "Atameken", Kazakhstan


Plenary session: «Entrepreneurial mindset and education 4.0: from ideas towards success»

Aryn Orsariyev


Secretary-General, the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan


Plenary session: «Entrepreneurial mindset and education 4.0: from ideas towards success»

Ilshat Gafurov


Rector of Kazan (Volga Region) Federal University, Russia


Plenary session: «Entrepreneurial mindset and education 4.0: from ideas towards success»

Dr. Andrew Wachtel


Rector of Narxoz University, Kazakhstan


Plenary session: «Entrepreneurial mindset and education 4.0: from ideas towards success»

Hu Haysin


Secretary-General of the Council of Chinese Entrepreneurs in Kazakhstan


Plenary session: «Entrepreneurial mindset and education 4.0: from ideas towards success»

Leonid Gurevich


President of BISAM Central Asia, Kazakhstan


Plenary session: «Entrepreneurial mindset and education 4.0: from ideas towards success»

Margulan Seissembayev


Entrepreneur, Founder of the “Seimar” company, Member of the Board of Trustees of AlmaU, Kazakhstan


Keynote speech: «About the danger of unnecessary knowledge»

Sayasat Nurbek


Expert, Member of the Board of Trustees of AlmaU, Kazakhstan


Keynote speech: «Man in a new complex world»

Shakhan Zhuldusbayev


Head of «Pandus ОК» LLP, Aktobe


Keynote speech: «My success story»

Gulmira Kurganbayeva


Rector of Almaty Management University (AlmaU)
Candidate of Economic Sciences, MPA, analyst


Plenary session: «Flagship companies and universities: new paths to breakthroughs. What will enter the agenda tomorrow?»

Danil Ramin


General Director of Kenguru Kazakhstan


Expert discussion: «Competencies and values of entrepreneurs 4.0: joint search of answers.»

Rowan Kennedy


Deputy Director of the British Council in Kazakhstan


Expert discussion: «Competencies and values of entrepreneurs 4.0: joint search of answers»

Meruert Makhmutova


Director of Public Policy Research Center


Moderator of Panel discussion: Gender diversity in entrepreneurial education: problems and perspectives

Gill Gourlay


Principal Lecturer and Subject Leader in Marketing and Entrepreneurship at University of Northampton.
Department: Marketing & Entrepreneurship.


Panel discussion: «Ecosystem of entrepreneurial education: international and regional experience»

Tatiana Magambetova-Bassot


Principal of High Tech Academy (HTA)


Panel discussion: «Ecosystem of entrepreneurial education: international and regional experience»

Aika Bolat


International Higher Education Specialist, Lecturer at SDA Bocconi (Milan, Italy)
Adviser at LKY School of Public Policy, NUS Singapore


Panel discussion: «Ecosystem of entrepreneurial education: international and regional experience»

Alla Danilova


Entrepreneurship Education manager for Center for Entrepreneurship (CFE), Russia


Panel discussion: «Ecosystem of entrepreneurial education: international and regional experience»

Albert Ko

Associate Director of the Office of Service Learning, Lingnan University
Associate Director, Office of Service-Learning (OSL), Lingnan University


Keynote speech: «Technology alone is not enough: The marriage of Entrepreneurship and Liberal Arts Education for Inclusive Growth, Hong Kong».

Konstantin Brazhuk

Head of the PR department of the holding company "Elite".


Expert discussion: Competencies and values of entrepreneurs 4.0: joint search of answers.

Kuanysh Shonbai

Founder of «Rumi Group», Kazakhstan


Expert discussion: Competencies and values of entrepreneurs 4.0: joint search of answers.

Alexander Zmanovsky

Managing Partner of the international consulting company Vysotsky Consulting, founder of Vita Energy, Kazakhstan / Belarus.


Expert discussion: Competencies and values of entrepreneurs 4.0: joint search of answers.

Gulmira Raisova

Director of "Samruk-Kazyna" Corporate University.


Expert discussion: Competencies and values of entrepreneurs 4.0: joint search of answers.

Dr. Caren CROWLEY

Assistant Professor
Maastricht School of Management, Netherlands
Lecturer in Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Dublin City University at Princess Noura University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia PhD Management and Innovation studies, Whitaker Institute for Innovation and Societal Change, National University of Ireland, Galway.
Research interest: development of women digital entrepreneurship


Panel Discussion: “Digipreneurship, compact offices, and staff: Transformation of entrepreneurial education”

Toregeldy Sharmanov

President of the Kazakh Academy of Nutrition and the National Center for Healthy Nutrition, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor, Academician of NAS RK, Academician of RAS (Kazakhstan)


Panel discussion: Entrepreneurship as a way to achieve happiness

Tatyana Foster

Entrepreneur, producer, editor-in-chief of Fashion Collection (Kazakhstan)


Panel discussion: Entrepreneurship as a way to achieve happiness

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