On April 25, the International Industrial Exhibition “INNOPROM. Central Asia" opened in Tashkent (Uzbekistan) in the largest exhibition and congress center Uzexpocenter.
The International Industrial Exhibition is held in order to identify new vectors for the development of cooperation and strengthen business contacts between partners of the Central Asian countries.
Product presentations are presented at the exhibition venues as part of a large-scale exposition with the participation of international companies. The rich business program includes thematic sessions on various areas of business cooperation, including the venue of the Eurasian Peoples’ Assembly "The Great Eurasian Partnership: from people's trust to the trust of economies".
The delegation of the Eurasian Peoples’ Assembly is headed by First Deputy Secretary General – Head of the General Secretariat Svetlana Smirnova.
The geography of the exhibition is represented by more than 10 thousand participants from Uzbekistan, Russia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Pakistan, Afghanistan and other countries.
INNOPROM started with the Plenary session "Central Asia: the space of technological breakthrough". The main session, represented by the heads of the Governments of the EAEU member states, international partners of the Central Asian countries, presented strategies and successful examples of work in the markets of the region.
The Plenary session’s speakers:
- Sardor Umurzakov, Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan for Investment and Foreign Economic Relations - Minister of Investment and Foreign Trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan;
- Denis Manturov, Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation;
- Sherali Kabir, Minister of Industry and New Technologies of the Republic of Tajikistan;
- Vahan Kerolyan, Minister of Economy of the Republic of Armenia.
Traditionally, the official confirmation of the opening was the bypass of the exhibition by the heads of delegations.