Cleantech VIP Day 29.8.2017


“Finnish Cleantech Education promoting Green Economy concept”


Asima Bimendina
Debuty Chair of the Board of Kasipkor, Kazakstan

Katerina Medkova
Cleantech Specialist, Lahti University of Applied Sciences, Finland

09:30 - 10:00 Opening the door - coffee & networking
10:00 - 10:10 Welcoming words Katja Karppinen Chargé d'Affaires, Finnish Embassy in Kazakstan

Session 1: Kazakhstani-Finnish Education Opportunities in Cleantech and Green Economy

Kazakhstani-Finnish Education and Innovation Group (KFEIG) has an extensive experience in various fields of Green Economy. KFEIG has successfully cooperated in Kazakhstan education sector. Some examples and opportunities of Cleantech and Green economy education are presented by KFEIG.

10:10 - 10:20 “KFEIG - Who we are?”, Heikki Pusa, Global Education Services Manager, JAMK University of Applied Sciences, Finland
10:20 - 10:35 "Cleantech and Green Economy Solutions in Finland", Dr. Kati Manskinen, Director of Research, Development and Innovation in Cleantech, Lahti University of Applied Sciences, Finland
10:35 - 11:05 “Cleantech Education and projects in Green Economy”, Dr. Harri Mattila, Principal Lecturer, Häme University of Applied Sciences, Finland, Dr. Pasi Raiskimäki, Director, JAMK University of Applied Sciences, Finland
11:05 - 11:20 Questions & Discussions

Session 2: Kazakhstani partners’ presentations about their interest in Cleantech/Green Economy education 

Kazakhtani partners from various sectors, such as finance, education, development and innovations, are presenting some examples of activities in order to build future co-operation in the field of cleantech and green economy.

11:30 - 11:45 "Green Finance in Kazakhstan", Assel Nurakhmetova, Director of Green Finance Department of Astana International Finance Centre (AIFC)   
11:45 - 12:00 "Continuing Education in Kazakhstan", Ernur Rismagambetov, Head of Professional Development Bureau of Astana International Finance Centre (AIFC)   
12:00 - 12:15 "Activities of the Kasipkor Holding on the renovation and development of the TVET system" Nurgali Arshabekov, Chair of the Board, Holding Kasipkor.
12:15- 12:30 "Innovation Cluster of NURIS: Astana Business Campus" Dastan Khussainov, Service Development Officer at Nazarbayev University Research and Innovation System (NURIS)
12:30 - 12:45 Discussions about Kazakhstani-Finnish Education cooperation opportunities in Cleantech and Green Economy
12:30 - 13:00 Questions & Discussions
13:00 - 14:30 Networking lunch & meetings
15:00 Possibility to visit Finnish Pavilion