Nazarbayev University’s Research Centre for Enterpreneurship
Nazarbayev University’s Research
Centre for Enterpreneurship
Eng
2024 International Conference
Impact Central: Bridging Social Development in Central Asia
22-23 February, 2024/ Astana Times
Conference starts in
22-23 February, 2024/ 10:00 Astana Times
Location:
Nazarbayev University, Green Hall

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About the conference
NURCE and NUSDF come together for a two-day conference that brings together academia and practice to explore the evolving landscape of entrepreneurship, social entrepreneurship, and their impact on development in Central Asia.
Coaching Session
Networking Area
Tech Ideas
Access to Investor
Call for Submissions

The NURCE and SDFNU invites proposals for the Conference. The conference will serve as a platform for in-depth discussions, interactive sessions, and valuable networking opportunities focused on promoting impactful narratives and cultivating partnerships to drive sustainable social impact.
The topic of the conference is to initiate, discuss, present, and showcase the emerging dynamics of entrepreneurship, social entrepreneurship, and development impacts in Central Asia.



Deadline For Submission: 9 February 2024

We invite interested scholars, practitioners, and researchers to submit an abstract for individual papers and sessions. Proposals can be related to all aspects of research in cultural and creative entrepreneurship, social entrepreneurship, female entrepreneurship, inclusive entrepreneurship, and innovative entrepreneurship in Central Asia.

SELECTED PAPERS WILL BE MENTORED BY NURCE/NUGSB PROFESSORS TOWARDS PUBLICATION IN SCOPUS INDEXED JOURNALS. PUBLISHERS WOULD ATTRACT NO COST FROM AUTHORS.
Free Publication Opportunities
The Conference provides you with the following Opportunities
Peer-Reviewed Journal Application
South Asian Journal of Business and Management Cases
South Asian Journal of Business and Management Cases
Apply a Paper

Program

Day 1
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Inaguration - Book Launch
The panel section at the event will feature a diverse group of experts discussing pressing issues and sharing their insights.
Panel Seccion
The upcoming inauguration will serve as the official book launch for the forum's latest publication.
Networking Lunch
Following the panel section, there will be a networking lunch, providing attendees with the opportunity to connect and exchange ideas.
Poster Contest Ceremony
The poster contest ceremony will celebrate the creative contributions of participants and announce the winners.
Day 2
The event will be a unique convergence of academia and entrepreneurship, fostering innovation and collaboration at the intersection of these two worlds.
NURCE - AUCA
The session with representatives will allow attendees to engage in meaningful discussions with key stakeholders and gain valuable insights into current initiatives.
Networking Lunch
Following the panel section, there will be a networking lunch, providing attendees with the opportunity to connect and exchange ideas.
8 Parallel Sessions
The event's sessions will cover various themes and topics, providing valuable insights and knowledge sharing opportunities.
Panel Session - networking
During the panel session, there will be a dedicated networking segment, enabling attendees to connect and collaborate with fellow participants.

Conference Comittee

Shumaila Yousafzai
DIRECTOR AND FOUNDER OF NURCE
ANJAN GHOSH
CO-DIRECTOR AND CO-FOUNDER OF NURCE
GULZAT SALIKOVA
MANAGING DIRECTOR OF SDF
DINA SAIFUTDINOVA
DIRECTOR OF THE SOCIAL PROJECTS DEPARTMENT OF SDF
Zhanar Tulegenova
Senior Manager of SDF
NURLYKHAN ALJANOVA
DEPUTY DIRECTOR OF NURCE
ASSEL ABDRAKHMANOVA
PROJECT MANAGER OF NURCE
EMINA YESSEKEYEVA
PROJECT MANAGER OF NURCE
PHILIPP SCHRÖDER
DEPUTY DIRECTOR OF NURCE

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