An Executive Course on Export Control Begins at KAZGUU in Nur-Sultan Under an ISTC Targetted Initiative
On 17 June 2019 an Executive Course on Export Control started at the M. Narikbayeb KAZGUU University with the support of ISTC, in the framework of the Targetted Initiative on CBRN export control.
Dr. Miras Daulenov, Ptrovost, Deputy Chairman of the Board of KAZGUU University, welcomed the participants in the course, noting the useful cooperation with ISTC under the Memorandum of Cooperation. Dr. Kamen Velichkov, SPM and DA, greeted the participants on behalf of ISTC.
Over the next two weeks, participants from Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Mongolia, Armenia, Pakistan and Georgia will study the core concepts of Export control, starting with the very basic knowledge about CBRN weapons, its regulatory framework, science and technology transfers, trends and risks, etc.
Since the participants belong mainly to universities, the main objective of this course is not only for them to learn about the topic, but to develop on their own countries educational programs on the topic of export control with the support of ISTC.
The International Science and Technology Center (ISTC) is an intergovernmental organization connecting scientists from Kazakhstan, Armenia, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Georgia with their peers and research organizations in the EU, Japan, Republic of Korea, Norway and the United States.
ISTC facilitates international science projects and assists the global scientific and business community to source and engage with CIS and Georgian institutes that develop or possess an excellence of scientific know-how.