More than 100 world experts and leaders

The forum is attended by mayors, governors of the Silk Road countries, leading experts, business leaders, TNCs, world media, institutions of development and public organizations.



The program of the forum includes more than 20 events of various formats, including the Plenary Session, the Round Table of the Mayors of the Silk Road Countries, the Blockсhain Conference and others.


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About Forum

Global Silk Road

The forum will be useful for those who want to expand their business opportunities, attract investment, as well as scientific and technical cooperation from Lisbon to Shanghai.


Rae Kwon Chung

Stoyanov Peter


Main Events

  • July 2-3

    Forum of Mayors of the Cities of the Silk Road Countries “Global Silk Road” is a dialogue event that will bring together more than 30 mayors and 2,000 delegates from 60 countries to open opportunities for trade, business, investment and cultural exchange. The event will discuss practical tools for cooperation, integration, export in the countries of the Silk Road. And also attracting investments. For participation please register.register now.


  • 3 July

    Kazakstan Global Investment Roundtable is an intimate gathering of around 500 senior international and Kazakh business and financial executives, investors, technologists and thought leaders – convened by Kazakhstan Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev.

    For participation, please register.

  • 3-5 July

    Astana Finance Day is an event of the International Financial Center Astana, which will be held in Astana July 3-5, 2018. The event will present the opportunities of the IFAC, as well as discuss topical issues of IFC development, attracting investments and improving infrastructure.

  • July 6

    The 20th anniversary of Astana will be held throughout 2018.
    September 27, 2017 by the order of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev, the Concept of celebration of the 20th anniversary of the capital of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Astana city “EL JURAGI – ASTANA” was approved.

Heads of State about the project "One belt, One way"

  • “For millennia, the continents have established world trade in the old world, and we would like this trade route to be resumed – the ancient Silk Road”

    Abdullah Gul, President of Turkey, 2010
  • “My vision is the creation on the key transport corridors of Kazakhstan of a single platform of hubs of international level, trade-logistics, financial-business, innovation-technology and tourism”

    Nursultan Nazarbayev, President of Kazakhstan, 2012
  • “These ancient silk routes opened windows of friendly engagement among nations, adding a splendid chapter to the history of human progress”

    Xi Jinping, President of the People’s Republic of China, 2017