10:00   Prof. Itai Sened, Head of BMI, Chair of the Department of Public Policy, Founding Head of the School of Social Sustainability

10:10   A new Perspective on Conflict Resolution   Venezuela Hall (527)

Keynote Speech: Prof. Ephraim Yaar, Chair of the Evens Program for Conflict Resolution, Department of Sociology and Anthropology

Dr. Nimrod Rosler, Department of Public Policy and the Evens Program for Conflict Resolution

Dr. Eugene Tartakovsky, the Tel Aviv University School of Social Work

Dr. Sami Miaari, Tel Aviv University Department of Labor Studies at the Faculty of Social Sciences

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Future Cities Conference

July 07, 2016

Almaty, Kazakhstan

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

HUMAN CAPITAL: CREATIVE CITIES OF THE FUTURE

Venue: Rixos Hotel, Ballroom Left Stage

Moderator:

Assylbek Kozhakhmetov, President-Rector, Almaty Management University (AlmaU)

 

Speakers:

Arman Kyrykbayev, Deputy Mayor of Almaty

Bibigul Assylova, Vice-Minister of Education and Science of Republic of Kazakhstan

Gani Uzbekov, Chairman of the Board,  Capital Bank Ghg

Juan Luis Morales, Architect, Founder Atelier Morales, Professor Ecole Superieure d'Architecture Paris La Villette

Itai Sened, Head, Boris Mints Institute for Strategic Policy Solutions to Global Challenges

Catherine Kavanaugh, International expert on design thinking, Silicon Valley Innovation Center

Victor Philippenko, Chairman of the G20 Foundation

Elizabeth A. Wood, Professor, co- director of the MIT-Russia program, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Kanysh Tuleushin, Chairman of the Board of JSC "Damu" Entrepreneurship Development Fund

Kanat Baygarin, Vice-president of Innovations at Nazarbayev University

Botagoz Zhumanova, Journalist and blogger

Yerbol Iskanderov, Director of “Ironuts” game development studio

Ildar Abdrazakov, General Director, “Centras Capital” Ltd.

Muslim Zholdasbayev, CEO “HIPO.KZ”

Dana Shayakhmet, Project Manager “City Solutions”

Full Agenda (PDF)