International conference “Green bridge – platform of the exchange of knowledge”
From 11th November, 2015 until 14th November, 2015, in reference to the invitation of the Ministry of Power Industry of the Republic of Kazakhstan, employees of SIA “VEGA 1” Vilmārs Mateuss, Jānis Zviedris, Normunds Brucis and Sandis Dejus in cooperation with subdivision of Latvian Biotechnologies association – Cleantech Latvia (contract No.: L-KAP-12-0009) and LIDA, as delegates visited Astana, capital city of Kazakhstan, to participate international conference “Green bridge – platform of exchange of knowledge”.
International representatives from Estonia, Finland, Tadzhikistan, Latvia and other countries took part in the conference. During the conference, issues considering aspects of the green economy of Kazakhstan, in connection with directions issued by the president of Republic of Kazakhstan considering implementation of energy-effective, environment friendly technologies in the territory of the republic, mostly concerning water and energy sectors, were discussed. Considering that green economy will be the main subject of the international exhibition EXPO-2017, which is planned in 2017 in capital city of Kazakhstan, Astana, during this conference international cooperation in environment problems solution was emphasized several times.
During the visit, employees of SIA “VEGA 1” had the possibility to meet ambassador of Latvia in Kazakhstan Jurijs Pogrebņaks. Economic situation in Latvia and Kazakhstan was discussed during the meeting with the ambassador.
Generally, visiting of the conference can be evaluated as gnostic and gives the conception about next strategic decisions for activities in Kazakhstan market.