Will G-Global Replace G-20, G-8?
ASTANA, Kazakhstan, November 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ –
The Eurasian Economic Club of Scientists Association, a main organizer of annual
Astana Economic Forum, will hold a press conference at 11 a.m. November 14 dedicated to
the newest, most user-friendly version of the G-Global web portal. A key purpose of the
portal is to build a single communication platform of the international community to
discuss and find solutions to the world’s most pressing issues.
“Since its inception in January of 2012, the G-Global website has offered many ways
for experts and the public to take part in the quest for a more equitable global financial
system”, said Murat
Karimsakov, a Chairman of the Executive Body of the Economic Club of Scientists. “Our
new, revised portal will make expert and public participation even easier and more
At the press conference, journalists and experts will be able to ask questions about
the features of the new portal and its perspectives.
The press conference will also cover plans for the Sixth Astana Economic Forum in May
Noted economists, representatives of the Kazakh government, diplomats,
non-governmental organizations, academic-research organizations and business executives
will be attending the press conference.
Key speakers besides Karimsakov will include: Murat Orunkhanov, Kazakhstan’s Vice
Minister of Education and Science; Anatoly Spitsyn, Director of the Eurasian Economic
Community’s Institute for Strategic Studies of Integration Problems; Aydar Abuov, Director
of Kazakhstan’s International Center for Cultural and Religious Affairs; Hanon Barabaner,
President of the Institute of Economics and Management in Estonia; and Mikhail Fedorov,
President of Uralsk State Economic University and Deputy Chairman of the Economic Club of
Scientists’ Coordination Council.
The deadline for media accreditation for the press conference is November 13, 2012
until 13:00 pm.
NOTES TO EDITORS: President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev came up
with the idea of the G-Global communicative platform in late 2011 as a way of addressing
the continuing international economic crisis and achieving a fairer global economic
The idea was to provide a platform for anyone interested in global economic affairs to
discuss the problems of the international economic system and offer solutions for
The hope was that significantly expanding the number of those seeking solutions to the
global economic problems would lead to ideas that policy-makers around the world had
Since it started, G-Global has brought together thousands of experts and members of
the public from around 150 countries.
Information for press accreditation: Maral Bakhtiyarova Tel.: +7(7172)701-791 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: http://www.group-global.org
SOURCE The Eurasian Economic Club of Scientists Association