EXPO 2017 to begin with holding summit of SCO
The summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization of the commonwealth which will bring together heads of states of the union and will become a milestone event at the opening of International specialized exhibition will take place in Astana on the EXPO 2017 platform on June 9-10, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
17 international organizations already confirmed the participation in EXPO 2017. Besides, according to the director of the department of work with the international participants of the EXPO Ilya Urazakov, 25 international actions, forums, the congresses and conferences are planned to hold.
"The exhibition will begin with such largest project as the summit of SCO which is planned for June 9-10, 2017. Authoritative structure of the countries and heads of states will arrive to an exhibition, " Ilya Urazakov said.
The representative of the EXPO has noted that similar events are usual practice for exhibitions of this type, and subjects of conferences will be devoted to the declared subject anyway.