Kazakhstan-Turkey PPP Business Delegation has been realized between 20-21 September 2016. The program was organized by Kazakhstan PPP Center and Istanbul PPPCoE. The event consisted of a 2 day program; The first day covered B2B and B2G meetings. The Turkish delegation consisted of 10 people and got to meet the Vice-Minister of Ministry of Investment and Development Mr. Yerlan Khairov and the Vice-Minister of National Economy Mr. Khusainov Marat. Kazakhstan has introduced projects in the field of Transportaion, Healthcare and Energetics. Additional an introduction of PPP Cities was made – application of PPP projects in development of the city. After the program the Turkish Ambassador invited the Turkish delegates and the Co-host of the program the Kazakhstan PPP Center to Tuluhan Uğurlu’s concert. The day ended with a networking Dinner.

The second day covered a PPP seminar. PPP experts were invited to talk about PPPs legislation and financing. Speakers from EBRD, E&Y, Colibri, Istanbul PPPCoE, Kazakhstan PPP Center and other firms participated at the seminar. The Turkish Ambassador made an appearance in the opening remarks. The experts gave insight in legal and financial topics in theory and practice. After the closing speeches held by Deputy Chairman of Kazakhstan PPP Center Galymbek Mamrayev and the Chairman of Istanbul PPPCoE Eyup Vural Aydin, Ph.D the Turkish delegation had the chance to go for a sight-seeing tour in Astana.