Kassym-Jomart Tokayev took part in the International Technological Forum "Digital Bridge"
The head of state attended the yearly International Technology Forum "Digital Bridge 2022." The Prime Minister, leaders of government organizations, corporate executives, and domestic and international experts participated in the event.
During the visit, the President was informed about the activities of the Astana Hub IT ecosystem, the implementation of a joint program with Google for Startups, the Alem programming school project, and the fund "Kazakhstan Halqina."
Kassym-Jomart Tokayev then became acquainted with the projects presented at the Startup Alley. Some of them have already entered both domestic and international markets.
In particular, the Head of State was presented with a new generation of aviation software for regional airlines Farel, an online supermarket Arbuz, an artificial intelligence plant Zypl.ai, a safe ridesharing service for children and women UvU, smart parking service Parqour, cloud service FIBO Cloud, and a crypto bank Intebix.
Mustafa Varank, Turkish Minister of Industry and Technology, and Sherzod Shermatov, Uzbek Minister of Information Technology and Communications, discussed cooperation plans between their countries' technoparks and Kazakhstan.
The involvement process of international IT companies (Blockchair, Playrix, EPAM, and inDriver) in Kazakhstan and the digitalization of public services were presented to The Head of State. Primarily, the discussion was about such digital solutions as Astana geo-analytical platform, E-gov health, Social Wallet and Digital Family Map, Vet Mobile, E-Salyq Business, online land plots auction, real estate transactions registration, and the Unified platform of subsoil users KazNedra.