Conference Sponsors, Organizers and Partners

Information about Sponsors, Organizers and Partners of the Gabriel Al-Salem International Conference
“Consulting without Borders”
February 1, 2012, Almaty, Kazakhstan

Business Advisory Services Programme of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development in Kazakhstan is a program of grant support for small and medium businesses aimed at the development of the Kazakhstani enterprises by providing them with the implementation of consulting projects that lead to improved efficiency of their operation, and performed mainly by the local consulting companies. BAS Programme has been operating in Kazakhstan since 2001 through its five offices in Almaty, Ust-Kamenogorsk, Kostanai, Shymkent and Aktobe, and is currently funded by the Government of Japan. One of the main purposes of the BAS Programme is to develop the business advisory services market in Kazakhstan.

Tel: +7 (727) 298-0123, email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., website: www.basp.biz,
www.ebrd.com/tambas/kazakhstan

Gabriel Al-Salem Foundation:: The main objective of the Foundation is to promote sustainable economic and civic growth of countries where it operates, to reduce poverty, and improve the welfare and social integration in these countries by providing access to innovation and world best practices through training, grants and scholarships. The Foundation is registered in California as a non-profit corporation.

Gabriel Al-Salem in 2001-2010 headed the BAS Programme of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development in Central Asia. On November 27, 2010, he died tragically in a paragliding accident. Gabriel has made an enormous contribution to the creation and development of the industry of business consulting in Central Asia. In October 2011 International Council of Management Consulting Institutes ICMCI conferred on him the honorary title of «Member of the Meridian Order».

Tel. +7 701 799 5790, e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., website: www.ga-foundation.org

Kazakhstan Chamber of Management Consultantsis the union of individuals, established in 2010. The mission of the Chamber is to promote high standards of professionalism and ethics in management consulting through certification, training and access to professional resources, consistent with the objectives of the International Council of the Management Consulting Institutes ICMCI. Now the Chamber has more than 40 consultants in 10 cities of Kazakhstan, is actively growing, providing its members with opportunities for professional growth, exchange of experience, cooperation and CMC certification.

Tel: +7 (727) 2500435, +7 701 9251177, e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., website: www.cmc.kz

The Project Managers Union is the only global provider in Kazakhstan of educational services of the American Institute of Project Managers (Project Management Institute Global Registered Education Provider, PMI ® REP). The Project Managers Union provides training in project management, prepares specialists for certification for the status of Project Management Professional (PMP PMI) based on the standard ANSI PMI PMBOK ® Guide. The project Managers Union also provides consulting services in project management.

The Project Managers Union has a pool of highly qualified business coaches and consultants with years of experience in the market. Consultants have a status of PMP, QMS Auditor, MSP, IPMA / C, SMK certified auditor (ISO 9001) and are members of PMI.

Tel.: +7 (727) 279 33 05, fax +7 (727) 279 87 46; Suite 309, 79 Abylai Khan, Almaty 500000, Kazakhstan, e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., website: www.spmrk.kz

KAPIOR - Kazakhstan Association of professional researchers of the public opinion and the market has existed since 2002. It brings together leading marketing and sociological organizations of the Republic of Kazakhstan, which are interested in conducting professional research and efficient using their results: «BISAM Central Asia», «Agency for Social and Marketing Research BRIEF," "Public Opinion Research Center," “Research Center Sanj"and« ISA System ».

KAPIOR is a nonprofit organization with the mission to develop and expand market for research services and protect the rights and interests of its members.

Tel: +7 (727) 2665625, 2664077, e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., website: www.kapior.kz

National Association for Public Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan (NASO) was established in 2001 on the initiative of several companies offering professional services in the PR market. Members of NASO are the following legal entities: "The National Press Club," agencies BRIF Research Group, "Renaissance," "Media System," companies Promo Group Communications and PR-Management Company. The strategic goal of NASO is to help develop the market of public relations in Kazakhstan.

Tel: +7 777 330 02 15, e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., website: www.naso.kz

Kazakhstan Press Club is the first and leading organization in Kazakhstan providing a comprehensive range of communications and consulting services. We help clients and partners in building relationships with the media, government, business, NGOs and the public. Our mission: Develop a competitive information market through the development of highly socially responsible domestic media and the promotion of international standards for the media industry in order to expand information space of Kazakhstan and integration into the global information community. Kazakhstan Press Club is the absolute leader in its field. Our models and technologies are used by other organizations. In 15 years we have organized and conducted more than 3,000 media events, implemented over 300 complex information projects, and conducted many seminars and trainings.

Tel: +7(727) 2646737, 2646579, e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. website: www.pressclub.kz