German-Kazakh Science Day 2023

From 12 to 13 October 2023, the German-Kazakh Science Day took place in Almaty, Kazakhstan. The event was supported by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research Germany (BMBF) and the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Republic of Kazakhstan (MHES) (MHES).

The aim of the event was to introduce the scientific landscapes of both countries and to strengthen the existing scientific cooperation. Around 150 people attended the event, including funding agencies, and scientific institutions from Kazakhstan and Germany. Keynote speakers included Ms Gabriele Hermani, head of the BMBF country department for Central Asia, as well as representatives from the MHES Committee of Science, the Science Fund Kazakhstan, and the Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Kazakhstan.