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November 12-13

CONNECT.KG 2020 Discover the Next IT Hub of Central Asia

Connect.KG is a two-day fully online conference that will bring together local and international IT startups, digital businesses, and IT industry specialists. Featuring over 40 local Kyrgyz IT companies!

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  • Virtual Product/Service Exhibition
  • B2B networking
  • Industry Expert Presentations

Supporting Organizations

Kssda
British embassy
US Kyrgyz logo flags

Expo exhibition featuring:

IT Education and Remote Learning

Fin-Tech

Digital Tourism

E-governance

E-Commerce

Emerging Technologies in KG

Business solutions

Health and sciences

Program and Speakers

Conference schedule

About HTP

High technology park of the kyrgyz republic

High Technology Park is a government organization and a key tech player building an innovation ecosystem in the Kyrgyz Republic.

HTP shapes the IT industry in Kyrgyzstan and strongly supports tech businesses by providing tax benefits to companies and entrepreneurs both local and foreign. The organization welcomes international partners in order to foster an export-oriented economy and actively engage with the global tech community.

In 2019, residents of the High Technology Park generated more than $14 million, a 65% increase from 2018. 84% of the total production was created for export. Exports to the US alone grew 25% in the last quarter over the previous year. By 2024, HTP is anticipated to generate $200 million in annual aggregate revenue and up to 10,000 domestic IT-related jobs.

On the national level, HTP runs incubation programs for tech startups, educational initiatives to increase enrollment in IT programs and improve online learning, and various events to create opportunities for industry professionals and cultivate tech culture among the youth of the Kyrgyz Republic

High Technology Park strives for global growth and a vibrant, sustainable tech ecosystem built with the great talents of Kyrgyz professionals.

Top 7 Reasons to Visit Connect.KG

HTP

Discover the Next IT Hub of Central Asia

The Kyrgyz Republic has become an emerging outsourcing market for international tech startups and SMEs seeking business processing and IT services, due to its zero percent tax regime, low overhead costs, and skilled local IT workforce. There is an increasing demand for collaboration and a spike of interest in the tech gem of Central Asia. Connect.KG will be the first international IT expo in Kyrgyzstan set to help in understanding the peculiarities and the possibilities of its tech market..

Decision

Meet and Interact with the Key Industry Players

Emerge yourself into a new exciting tech environment. IT experts, business leaders, entrepreneurs, sales executives, investors, marketers, and interested observers will all benefit from being a part of Connect.KG. Visitors will get a chance to connect with the leading IT companies, organizations, and professionals in Kyrgyzstan. Explore services and solutions to achieve your tech-driven objectives.

Startup

Expand your market

Access a new exciting workforce market to scale your business with ease or create your own tech startup/product efficiently. Learn the benefits of launching a branch in Kyrgyzstan and start your business journey in the next hub of Central Asia.

Mentor

Make an Impact

Get to know Kyrgyzstan and make an impact through investment opportunities in tech startups, innovative infrastructures, IT education institutions, or through mentorship and consulting. Connect.KG will help you navigate the ecosystem and the ways you become a part of it.

Market-it

Real Insights - Not Sales Pitches

Connect.KG is both a business and an informative event. Allow yourself to get to know the market beyond the sales pitches and into transparent and raw insights into Kyrgyzstan’s tech ecosystem.

Meeting

Offer Your Solutions

Access a new exciting workforce market to scale your business with ease or create your own tech startup/product efficiently. Learn the benefits of launching a branch in Kyrgyzstan and start your business journey in the next hub of Central Asia.

Free

No Visitor or Travel Fees

This virtual event is at no cost to you. You’ll be introduced to a wealth of information without the hassle of traveling and expenses on tickets, and passes. Safe, effective, time and energy saving. Welcome to Connect.KG!

Why Kyrgyzstan

Why Kyrgyzstan

Now the ICT sector of the Kyrgyz Republic is seeing unprecedented growth of Foreign Direct Investment. The 2019th year has rocketed by 163.25% from the previous 2018th year. For four years, FDI has increased rapidly and keeps a positive trend.

Foreign Direct Investment

Legislation

The legislation provides repatriation of investments, property, and information out of Kyrgyz Republic, guarantees of protection against investment expropriation and reimbursement of losses incurred by investors, guarantees of income use and freedom of monetary transactions, and others.

Existing laws for investor protection are:

  • The Law "On Investments in the Kyrgyz Republic"
  • The Law "On Investment Funds"
  • The Law “On Legal Protection of Computer and Database Software”

Monthly wages median of IT-specialists in KR

Monthly wages, USD

Participants

Participants of the conference

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