Minister of Information and Communications of Kazakhstan Dauren Abayev opened the Astana Media Week-2018.
"Mass media industry is one of the key components of social development. Every single day your ideas change not only the informational landscape, but give momentum to processes in various spheres from politics to finance to agriculture and sport. In this light it is of paramount importance to widely discuss the pressing issues, come up with specific solutions and mechanisms of further work. This is why the Astana Media Week brings together journalists, government officials, PR community and foreign experts," he said.
Over 2,000 guests including 60 top managers of Kazakhstani and international media industry and over 50 production companies gathered at the KazMediaCenter in Astana.
The program will cover as much as possible all spheres of the modern media business, each day is filled with events of different directions. Media-week will be opened by the exhibition "Content-Market".
The second day "The Forum of Regional Media" will be held, which authoritative experts of the media industry will discuss issues of digital media transformation, production and distribution of content, problems and prospects for the development of media literacy and media education in Kazakhstan, also legislative reforms related to the activities of domestic mass media.
The third day of AMW will be Astana Digital Forum. Authoritative experts will discuss the trends of Digital Marketing in 2018, how to find their niche in the digital economy, the use of digital resources.
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