On December 18, 2019 in the Hilton Hotel Astana (EXPO), the 2019 Digital Samruk conference was held on the topic "Digital Transformation: Points of Growth of the National Economy."
The conference was attended by Mr Askar Mamin, the Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Mr Askar Zhumagaliyev, the Minister of Digital Development, Innovation and the Aerospace Industry of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Akhmetzhan Yessimov, the Chairman of the Management Board of Samruk-Kazyna Sovereign Wealth Fund, as well as the heads of portfolio companies the Fund. On behalf of KEGOC the event was attended by Mr Bakytzhan Kazhiyev, the Chairman of the Management Board.
The conference participants discussed the issues of increasing the operational efficiency of the largest companies in the country. The participants noted that one of the main solutions to that would be implementation of the Digital Transformation Programme.
Also, the Fund’s portfolio companies presented their digital projects and events, discussed the digital development and the results obtained with business experts, and studied the experience of partners in the field of digital technologies.