Thursday, April 22th

09:00 – 09.20 Coffee break

Registration of participants
There are topics of GR panel discussions and lobbying about the state of affairs in post-Soviet countries:

  • Practice in post-Soviet countries.
  • Answering the question: «Are lobbying laws needed as a way to combat corruption?».
  • Stakeholders of Lobbyism.

Practices and cases:

  • Examples of practices and cases of lobbying and advocacy in post-Soviet countries.
  • Examples of lobbying in countries with manual regulation.
  • Cases from NGOs, associations, individual companies.

14:00 – 15:00 Lunch

GR institutions:

  • Answering the question: «Do I need to study GR at universities?».
  • Jobs and associations.
  • Formation of a professional community.
  • GR departments in the company.
  • Optimal regulation of GR in the legislative field.

GR and lobbying in the world:

  • Promotion of countries in the world. US level, Naropey from institutions.
  • Promotion cases.
  • Registration of foreign agents.
  • Features of onyx promotion and legal elements.

17:15 – 17:45 Coffee break and snacks

GR and lobbying tools:

  • Work of lawyers and analysts.
  • Communication tools.
  • Dialogue with stakeholders.
  • Formation of institutions (creation of associations).

Lobbying in Kazakhstan:

  • What lobbyism looks like in Central Asia.
  • The slogans of the authorities are ready for dialogue.
  • Activity of the profile association.