5 March 2018
February 23, 2018 the L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University hosted an international online seminar organized by the Department of "Tourism" of the Faculty of Economics on the theme of: "The main trends and features of the development of the modern tourist industry in the case of digitalization", dedicated to the memory of Doctor of Economics, Professor SURAGANOVA SAYRAN KABDRAKHMANKYZY
This scientific event consisted of two parts - a sectional meeting and an international seminar on-line.
The work of the sections was carried out in two directions:
- Section 1. Kazakhstan tourist product: formation, promotion and digitalization;
- Section 2. Economics and management in conditions of digitalization: state, problems, foresight.
At the beginning of the sectional session the reports of candidate of economic sciences, the acting professor Balgabayeva Venera Temirgalievna read the report on the topic of the: "The life path and scientific heritage of Professor S.K. Suraganova ". Also candidates of economic sciences, associate professor Sabatayeva Botagoz Omarovna read the report on the topic of the: Contribution of Professor S.K. Suraganova to the development of the scientific and methodological base of the university".
Within the framework of the sectional session, reports were given by students, undergraduates of the economic faculty, following which were awarded diplomas of the winners.
In the work of the international online seminar took part - Larisa Pakush, Professor, Doctor of Economics, Honorary Professor, North Kazakhstan University, Academician of the International Academy of Informatization, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Professor of the Department of Economic Theory of the Belarusian State Agricultural Academy; Elena Aleksandrovna Jandzhugazova, Director of the Hospitality Industry Research Institute, Professor of the Hospitality and Tourism Department of the Russian Economic University named after G.V. Plekhanov, topic of the report: "Digitalization of Russia: Modern Opportunities"; Kulagina Evgenia Viktorovna, Head of the Department of Tourism, Hotel and Restaurant Business of the Omsk State Technical University, Candidate of Pedagogical Sciences, Associate Professor, Corresponding Member of the Petrovsky Academy of Arts and Sciences, theme of the report: "Model of the development of the agro-tourist-recreational complex of the Omsk Region"; Dinara Dosimovna Esimova, Head of the Department of Geography and Tourism of Pavlodar State University named after S. Toraigyrov; Kochetkov Maksim, Senior Lecturer of the Department of Geography and Tourism of the Pavlodar State University named after S.Toraigyrov, the topic of the report: "Popularization of active tourism with modern means Internet industry"; Ereshev Bauyrzhan Tursynbekuly, Senior Manager of Component 4 of the Project "Stimulation of Productive Innovation", Science Fund of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan, theme of the report: "Innovation Observatory in the Republic of Kazakhstan - principles of implementation"; Syzdykbaeva Bakhyt Uzakbaevna, Doctor of Economics, Professor of the Department of Tourism, L.N. Gumilyov ENU, theme of the report: "Digitalization of the economy - new opportunities for the tourism industry"; Eshenkulova Gaukhar Ilyasovna Ph.D. in Economics, Associate Professor, University of Exeter (Great Britain), theme of the report: "Blockchain and land: Transparency, Traceability, Visibility"; Nasanbekova Samalgul Tleugeldinovna doctoral student PhD, University of Cordoba (Spain), topic of the report: "Trends in the development of digital marketing of tourist destinations".
In addition, Vice-rector for research work Merzadinova Gulnara Tynyshpayevna, Dean of the Faculty of Economics, ptofessor Makys Serik Bihanovich, Deputy Dean for Academic Affairs, Associate Professor Tazhikenova Sapiya Karagabayevna, Head of the Department of Management, Doctor of Economics, Professor Tolysbaev Bauyrzhan Sovetovich, Doctor of Economic Sciences, Professor of the Management Department - Kemel Myrzageldy, Doctor of Economics, Professor of the Department of Finance Kuchukov Nurilya Kenzhebekovna , Candidate of Economic Sciences, Professor of the Department "Finance" Majitov Daurenbek Majitovich, Head of the Department of Tourism, Associate Professor -Duisembayev Azamat Aldashovich, as well as the teachers of the Faculty of Economics, students, undergraduates and doctoral students of the Department of Tourism attended the online seminar.
The main task of the seminar was to exchange views on the current state and problems of the tourist industry in Kazakhstan, its role and place in the country's economy in the conditions of digitalization.
During the international online seminar, special attention was paid to the factors and conditions for the further development of domestic and incoming tourism in Kazakhstan under digitalization conditions, threats and opportunities for the development of the modern tourist industry in case of digitalization.