Digital Bridge 2022 — International Forum on digital technologies & business

September 28-29, 2022, Astana, IEC "EXPO"

About the forum DIGITAL BRIDGE

Central Eurasia as a New Tech Platform - Central Eurasia as a New Tech Platform is the theme of this year's forum.
We are building a new digital bridge between Europe and Asia. The Digital Bridge-2022 Forum will bring together technoparks from Central Eurasia and open new horizons and opportunities for collaboration and experience exchange for all those involved in the promotion of digital ideas in the region.

about icon In 2022, the world is once again experiencing global changes. New conditions require new technologies.

about icon We are building a new digital bridge between the countries of Europe and Asia.

  • 200+ Speakers
  • 300+ IT startups
  • 70+ Investors
  • 15 Participating countries
  • 2 Days of events
  • 100+ Partners
  • 12 000 Area in м2
  • 60+ Events

All speakers

Digital Bridge:

This is a unique opportunity to

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Get new knowledge

Panel sessions with international experts in IT, digital technologies, and business

2

See new products

Demonstration of technological IT innovations of the Turkic countries

3

Show yourself

The opportunity to provide your own IT solutions, to pitch your startup to potential investors

4

Share your experience

Exchange of ideas, solutions in the field of IT technologies, and innovations

5

Find job

Job Fair - a place where you will find your dream job

  • Digital Bridge Online

    For those who do not have the opportunity to visit the forum offline.

  • Watch multiple streams at the same time

  • Create your schedule of interesting speeches

  • Chat with other forum participants

  • Journey through the virtual alley of startups

  • Watch the forum in Kazakh, Russian, and English

  • Scan the QR code or follow the link to download the app.

    The mobile app was created on the Event Rocks platform - designer of mobile applications and web platforms for events of any format and scale.

Events

Bright speeches from IT industry leaders, panel discussions, interviews on current topics, exhibitions, and thematic zones are waiting for you.

Digital Bridge Location

Astana, IEC "EXPO", Mangilik el avenue, 53/1

Residency issues at Astana Hub +7 7172 79 97 77

FAQ

“We can connect Kazakhstan with the USA and Europe. Our mission is to share the experience gained in other countries and help Kazakhstan develop like other companies from other countries. Because Kazakhstan has excellent potential today, many engineering and information projects could help Kazakhstan to flourish in the IT sphere in the future”

Jean-Francois Gauthier

Jean-Francois Gauthier

CEO of Startup Genome

“I think it is essential that the country is engaged in digital development. Without this, further development of the country is impossible; we must always look 20 years ahead. I think Astana Hub is very important”

Dirk Alborn

Dirk Albornr

CEO and сo-founder of Hyperloop Technologies

“It is very inspiring that Kazakhstanis are actively developing the IT industry. The engineering direction is very developed here, and, thanks to this, startups in Kazakhstan use simpler and more effective methods. Ultimately, it will result in something more global and useful ”

Bob Dorf

Bob Dorf

entrepreneur, author of some bestsellers on startup matters

"I didn't know what to expect, but I was shocked by such an innovative ecosystem. I wish Kazakhstan to continue to carry and develop innovative ideas with the support of Astana Hub and other ecosystem participants"

Кендрик Уайт

Kendrick White

Vice-Rector for Innovation of Lobachevsky Nizhny Novgorod University. American venture investor

"Today was a cool atmosphere. You are really creating new user habits"

Дамир Какиев

Damir Kakiyev

Ex-Managing Director of Alfa Bank

"I am very encouraged by this forum. I see very good startups here. We will be glad to cooperate with Astana Hub startups"

Sanjar Taromi

Sanjar Taromi

Country Manager "Plug and Play"

Media about us

"Digital Bridge-2021 has opened up new opportunities for IT startups"

Kapital.kz

"By tradition, participants discuss the prospects and successes of the digital industry, present new projects, and young IT professionals demonstrate their startups to investors and compete for cash prizes"

Tengrinews.kz

"The International Forum on Digitalization Digital Bridge on October 27-29 once again gathered at one platform for representatives of the Kazakh and international IT community. As part of the IT startups forum received more than $250 thousand for the development of projects"

Forbes.kz

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Information partners

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Other projects

Educational and business programs implemented by the Astana Hub team

Accelerator
Silkway slide
Acceleration program for projects from Central Asia, Azerbaijan, and Mongolia in partnership with Google for Startups
Accelerator
Techpreneurs slide
The program provides continuous support to startup projects of all stages, with the ability to choose services within the program separately from each other
Education
Freelance school slide
An intensive course where we will analyze all the nuances of freelancing, reveal the secrets of successful freelancers, and tell you about the nuances of working with a customer
Education
No Code School 2.0 slide
Express course on creating IT products without programming. Suitable for startups, students, freelancers