- Astana Finance Days

1 - 4th July 2019 — Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan

1 - 4th July 2019

Programme

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Registration

Start:

09:30

Ending:

10:00

C4.4, Hall P

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Welcoming speech

Start:

10:00

Ending:

10:15

C4.4, Hall P

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IPO Financing

Start:

10:15

Ending:

10:35

C4.4, Hall P

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Governance: a pragmatic approach

Start:

10:35

Ending:

10:55

C4.4, Hall P

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Audit and governance needs of SMEs, and the route to growth

Start:

10:55

Ending:

11:15

C4.4, Hall P

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Building Operational Resilience

Start:

11:15

Ending:

11:35

C4.4, Hall P

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Corporate Governance

Start:

11:35

Ending:

11:55

C4.4, Hall P

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The role of Investor Relations

Start:

11:55

Ending:

12:15

C4.4, Hall P

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Eurasia and Emerging Markets: competition or cooperation?

Start:

12:00

Ending:

14:00

C3.3, #209, Dubai Hall

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Executive reward during IPO: how to incentivize the drive for business results maximization?

Start:

12:15

Ending:

12:35

C4.4, Hall P

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IPO laws and regulations

Start:

12:35

Ending:

13:00

C4.4, Hall P

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Lunch (not provided)

Start:

13:00

Ending:

14:30

C4.4, Hall P

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Oil & Gas Workshop

Start:

14:30

Ending:

16:00

C4.4, Hall C

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Self-Disruptive Leaders: meeting investors’ expectations

Start:

14:30

Ending:

15:00

C4.4, Hall P

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Workshop

Start:

15:00

Ending:

15:30

C4.4, Hall P

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Different types of legal entities in the AIFC

Start:

15:30

Ending:

16:30

C4.4, Hall C

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AIFC Law Pro Bono Office Launch

Start:

16:30

Ending:

18:30

C4.4, Hall C

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The Grand opening of the day AIFC and Visa

Start:

09:00

Ending:

09:30

С 4.3, room 145

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Registration

Start:

09:00

Ending:

10:00

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11th Meeting of the Working Group on Economic Cooperation of the Cooperation Council of Turkic Speaking States

Start:

09:30

Ending:

17:00

C4.4, Hall C

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TBD (successful startup experience share)

Start:

09:30

Ending:

09:45

С 4.3, room 145

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Global Fintech Trends that will impact Central Asia

Start:

10:00

Ending:

11:00

С 4.3, room 145

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Progressive Growth

Start:

10:00

Ending:

11:20

C4.4, Hall C

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Continuing Professional Development

Start:

10:00

Ending:

11:20

C4.4, Hall P

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Soft Power

Start:

10:00

Ending:

11:20

C4.4, Hall C

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Inspiration

Start:

10:00

Ending:

11:20

C4.4, Hall P

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Grand Opening of the AIFC Court and IAC premises (by invitations only)

Start:

11:00

Ending:

14:00

C3.1, Tole Bi Hall

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Coffee Break

Start:

11:00

Ending:

11:30

С 4.3, room 145

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Coffee break

Start:

11:20

Ending:

11:40

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What does it take to build a world-class FinTech focused Innovation Centre?

Start:

11:30

Ending:

12:30

С 4.3, room 145

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Progressive Growth

Start:

11:40

Ending:

13:00

C4.4, Hall C

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People

Start:

11:40

Ending:

13:00

C4.4, Hall P

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HR

Start:

11:40

Ending:

13:00

C4.4, Hall C

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MOU/LoI signing ceremonies

Start:

12:30

Ending:

13:00

С 4.3, room 145

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Lunch

Start:

13:00

Ending:

14:00

С 4.3, room 145

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Lunch & learn

Start:

13:00

Ending:

14:00

BCPD café

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Visa Everywhere Initiative - Final Demo Session

Start:

14:00

Ending:

16:00

С 4.3, room 145

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Progressive Growth

Start:

14:00

Ending:

15:30

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Inspiration

Start:

14:00

Ending:

15:30

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BCPD opening ceremony

Start:

15:30

Ending:

16:00

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Coffee break

Start:

16:00

Ending:

16:30

С 4.3, room 145

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The future of learning

Start:

16:00

Ending:

17:00

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Understanding the Tech in Fintech - What are the emerging sectors to watch?

Start:

16:30

Ending:

17:30

С 4.3, room 145

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AIFC and Visa Everywhere Initiative Award ceremony

Start:

17:30

Ending:

18:00

С 4.3, room 145

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Registration & Welcome Coffee

Start:

08:00

Ending:

09:00

Nazarbayev Centre

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Welcoming coffee

Start:

08:30

Ending:

09:00

C3.4, #109, Frankfurt Hall

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Opening of the conference and keynote address

Start:

09:00

Ending:

09:30

Nazarbayev Centre

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Silk Road Opportunities - Financing the Belt and Road Projects

Start:

09:00

Ending:

11:00

C3.4, #109, Frankfurt Hall

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Registration & Welcome Coffee

Start:

09:00

Ending:

10:00

C3.1, #138, Aiteke Bi Hall

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9 th Meeting of the Ministers in Charge of Economy of the Cooperation Council of Turkic Speaking States

Start:

09:00

Ending:

12:00

C3.3, #106 Istanbul Hall

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Panel session on benefits of the AIFC Legal framework

Start:

09:30

Ending:

10:20

Nazarbayev Centre

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Session 1. New Silk Road Opportunities - Financing the Belt and Road Projects (Belt Economics & AIX, high level plenary session)

Start:

09:30

Ending:

11:00

C3.4, #109, Frankfurt Hall

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Recitation of The Holy Quran

Start:

10:00

Ending:

10:15

C3.1, #138, Aiteke Bi Hall

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Presentation of the Islamic Finance Master Plan

Start:

10:15

Ending:

11:00

C3.1, #138, Aiteke Bi Hall

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Panel session on the legal profession in the AIFC

Start:

10:20

Ending:

11:10

Nazarbayev Centre

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Coffee break

Start:

11:00

Ending:

11:30

AIX trading hall

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Coffee break

Start:

11:00

Ending:

11:30

C3.1, #138, Aiteke Bi Hall

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Panel session on the AIFC Court

Start:

11:10

Ending:

12:00

Nazarbayev Centre

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Session 2: International Financial Centres: the outlook to 2025 and beyond

Start:

11:30

Ending:

13:00

C3.2, 1st floor, #127, Shanghai Hall

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The Prospects of Capital Market Development in Emerging Markets – Obstacles and Opportunities

Start:

11:30

Ending:

13:00

C3.4, #109, Frankfurt Hall

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Presentation by the Islamic International Rating Agency

Start:

11:30

Ending:

12:00

C3.1, #138, Aiteke Bi Hall

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Lunch

Start:

12:00

Ending:

13:30

Nazarbayev Centre

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Shari'ah Minds in Islamic Finance

Start:

12:00

Ending:

13:00

C3.1, #138, Aiteke Bi Hall

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Lunch

Start:

13:00

Ending:

14:30

AIX trading hall

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Lunch and Prayer time

Start:

13:00

Ending:

14:30

C3.1, #138, Aiteke Bi Hall

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Panel session on the AIFC International Arbitration Centre

Start:

13:30

Ending:

14:20

Nazarbayev Centre

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Panel session on new opportunities in the AIFC

Start:

14:20

Ending:

15:10

Nazarbayev Centre

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Session 3: Transport connectivity and regional integration of the New Silk Road Market

Start:

14:30

Ending:

16:00

C3.2, 1st floor, #127, Shanghai Hall

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Privatisation of National Assets - “Kazatomprom” Experience

Start:

14:30

Ending:

15:15

C3.4, #109, Frankfurt Hall

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Global Trends in Islamic Finance

Start:

14:30

Ending:

15:30

C3.1, #138, Aiteke Bi Hall

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Closing remarks

Start:

15:10

Ending:

15:20

Nazarbayev Centre

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5 things that may make difference to the economy of Kazakhstan

Start:

15:15

Ending:

16:00

AIX trading hall

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Networking reception

Start:

15:20

Ending:

17:00

Nazarbayev Centre

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Presentation of the Book “How to Succeed in Islamic Banking and Finance”

Start:

15:30

Ending:

16:00

C3.1, #138, Aiteke Bi Hall

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Coffee Break

Start:

16:00

Ending:

16:30

AIX trading hall

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Coffee break, Networking

Start:

16:00

Ending:

16:30

C3.1, #138, Aiteke Bi Hall

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Session 4 BRI: Beyond Physical Infrastructure

Start:

16:30

Ending:

18:00

C3.2, 1st floor, #127, Shanghai Hall

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Prospects for new products - ETFs, REITs, junior mining

Start:

16:30

Ending:

18:00

C3.4, #109, Frankfurt Hall

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Registration

Start:

09:00

Ending:

09:30

C3.1, #138, Aiteke Bi Hall

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ITFC, ICD, ICIEC Workshop

Start:

09:30

Ending:

11:30

C3.1, #138, Aiteke Bi Hall

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Business &/vs Media, part I

Start:

09:30

Ending:

11:00

C3.2, 1st floor, #127, Shanghai Hall

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Coffee break

Start:

11:30

Ending:

12:00

C3.1, #138, Aiteke Bi Hall

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Business &/vs Media, part II

Start:

11:30

Ending:

13:00

C3.2, 1st floor, #127, Shanghai Hall

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IAC Arb-Med Demonstration

Start:

15:00

Ending:

17:30

AIX trading hall

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AIFC Legal Talks, Panel Session: “AIFC Law: Realities and Perspectives” - opening remarks

Start:

18:00

Ending:

18:05

C3.2, 1st floor, #127, Shanghai Hall

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1st round - AIFC Legal Framework: year and a half in action. What else is needed to develop for business?

Start:

18:05

Ending:

18:50

C3.2, 1st floor, #127, Shanghai Hall

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2nd round - Is there a need for regulation of legal services in the AIFC?

Start:

18:50

Ending:

19:30

C3.2, 1st floor, #127, Shanghai Hall

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