VI KAZENERGY Eurasian Forum
At 16:00 on 17 May 2011, the KazMunayGas press centre (12th floor, Block A, 19 Kabanbay Batyra Avenue) in Astana will host a press conference on the preparations for the VI KAZENERGY Eurasian Forum. The forum will be held on 4-5 October 2011 in the Independence Palace.
The KAZENERGY Eurasian Forum is a momentous political event in the petroleum and energy industry of Kazakhstan and the Caspian region. Over the course of two days, the heads of government agencies from various countries and major international energy corporations, along with world-renowned and authoritative industry experts, will share their views and experiences on the key industry issues for Eurasia and the world. The forum will include plenary sessions, discussion panels, roundtables, thematic seminars and the KAZENERGY Youth Forum.
The main topic of the VI KAZENERGY Eurasian Forum is: “Kazakhstan: 20 Years of Sustainable Growth, New Horizons For Investments and Cooperation”. To achieve the objectives of the forum, every year the KAZENERGY Association invites influential speakers and leading experts in the field of energy and geopolitics to participate in the event. This year, one of the moderators of the forum will be the CNN legend Larry King.
Every year, about 1000 delegates from 40 countries attend the KAZENERGY Eurasian Forum in Astana. Government support for the VI KAZENERGY Eurasian Forum is provided by Kazakhstan’s Ministry of Oil and Gas, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Environmental Protection, Ministry of Emergency Situations, Ministry of Industry and New Technology, Ministry of Finance, and Ministry of Economic Development. The general sponsors of the event are KazMunayGas and Tengizchevroil.
One of the latest pieces of news about the forthcoming forum is that the accredited organiser will be ITE Group plc (which includes the Kazakhstani company Iteca). An agreement on this has been reached between the KAZENERGY Association and ITE Group.
Under the auspices of the KAZENERGY Eurasian Forum, a G2B format exhibition will be held in the same venue. The theme of the exhibition in 2011 is health, safety and environment.
About the association:
The KAZENERGY Association was established in November 2005 to promote dialogue between petroleum and energy companies, government agencies and the public, and to improve the effectiveness of social initiatives. The association aims to be a catalyst for the increased efficiency of Kazakhstan’s fuel and energy sector.
About the ITE Group Plc:
The ITE Group of companies are collectively amongst the world’s leading organisers of international trade exhibitions and conferences. ITE was established in 1991 and now organises around 200 exhibitions and conferences each year in 12 countries. These events are supported by a network of 25 offices and over 900 staff worldwide.
Key territories include most of the CIS, including Russia, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan and Ukraine, as well as other growing markets such as Turkey and India. ITE Group Plc Company is organiser of the following major events such as: oil&gas exhibition and conference KIOGE in Kazakhstan, Moscow international oil&gas exhibition MIOGE, and Russian Petroleum congress etc.
Please obtain accreditation by 13:00, 17.05.2011.
For more information, please contact:
KazEnergy Associaiton Press Service:
Iteca Press Service:
Tel.: (727) 2 583437
Mob.: +7 777 214 5992