Representatives of the Astana International Financial Center participated in the Caspian Week conference, the 3rd annual conference aimed to develop the human, economic and environmental potential of the Greater Caspian Region.
The conference was held in Davos, Switzerland. 83 government officials, C-level executives, academics, investors and innovators from 20 countries came together to discuss new business models evoked by recent inventions, innovations and disruptions pertaining leading edge information technologies.
Among the honoured guests of Caspian Week 2019 were Prime Minister of Georgia H.E. Dr. Mamuka Bakhtadze; Minister of Healthcare, Republic of Kazakhstan Dr. Y. A. Birtanov; Minister of National Economy, Republic of Kazakhstan, Timur Suleimenov; Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan to Switzerland H.E. Zhanar Aitzhanova; Dr. Frederik Schlingemann and Mateusz Benko, UN Environment European office and Interim Secretariat of the Tehran Convention; Governor at Astana International Financial Centre Kazakhstan Kairat Kelimbetov.
The Governor of the Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC) Kairat Kelimbetov addressed Caspian Week conference in Davos, Kazinform cites AIFC's press service.
"Promoting financial technologies and creating an ecosystem that allows them to advance is one of the strategic directions for the AIFC's development. AIFC Fintech Hub has started to operate and should become a meeting point for key players of ecosystem and innovations", Mr. Kelimbetov said.