Kazakhstan International Book and Printing Exhibition
November 20-22, Almaty
During November 20-22, 2024, the National State Book Chamber of the Republic of Kazakhstan, in collaboration with the Exhibition Company "Atakent-Expo", the Association of Publishers, Printers, and Book Distributors of Kazakhstan, and the "Bookfund.kz" Information System of the Republic of Kazakhstan, is hosting the 11th Kazakhstan International Book and Printing Exhibition "Along the Great Silk Road".

Goals and missions of the exhibition:

  • Strengthening integration, cultural, and business ties between publishers and printing professionals from different countries.

  • Activate the exchange of experience, accelerate the implementation of the latest technologies in book production, printing, and book trade.
  • Present to potential buyers the entire modern range of book products from Kazakhstan.

To promote the popularization of modern Kazakhstani literature and strengthen the domestic publishing industry, facilitate the exchange of experience among publishing entities, and reinforce the position of national producers in the domestic book market.

Over the years of its long history, the 'Along the Great Silk Road' exhibition has become a traditional celebration for the national publishing and printing complex of the country and is an important event in the cultural life of Kazakhstan.
The business program of the exhibition
November 20-22, 2024
November 20th
19.00 –22.00
November 20th
19.00 –22.00
Introductory lecture
Font classification, their key characteristics and features. Tools for working with fonts. Practice with calligraphy tools
November 21th
19.00 –22.00
November 21th
19.00 –22.00
Historical scripts
Practical session on scripts from various epochs. Creation of 2 compositions under the supervision of the instructor
November 22th
19.00 –22.00
November 22th
19.00 –22.00
Contemporary calligraphy
Materials and techniques of contemporary calligraphy. Alphabet and decorative compositions. Creating four compositions under the supervision of the instructor
The Book and Printing Exhibition 'Along the Great Silk Road' is a unique opportunity to showcase your products and services, learn about current customer demands, study the business activities of competitors, directly meet with a wide audience of professionals and readers, and establish strong business relationships!
In previous exhibitions, more than 110 publishers, book trade, and printing companies from 12 countries participated, including Kazakhstan, Armenia, Germany, India, Iran, Kyrgyzstan, China, Belarus, Russia, Turkey, Uzbekistan, and Ukraine.
During the event, conferences, seminars, and presentations were held with the participation of the Association of Publishers, Printers, and Distributors of Kazakhstan, the National State Book Chamber of Kazakhstan, the Association of Publishers of Independent States, as well as leading industry experts, popular writers, and poets from Kazakhstan and Russia.
How was it in 2023
Photo by Jacob
Photo by Marion
Photo by Shifaaz
To participate in the exhibition
November 20-22, 2024. Atakent Exhibition Center
Contacts
The organizers invite you to participate in the 11th Kazakhstan International Book and Printing Exhibition 'Along the Great Silk Road - 2024'!

Gulnara Tashmuratova

International Exhibition Company 'Atakent-Expo' - Exhibition Organizer.

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Phone.: +7 701 269 7315

Email: atakent.expo@mail.ru

Gulshat Algabekovna

Association of Publishers, Printers, and Book Distributors of Kazakhstan - Co-organizer.

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Phone.: +7 701 788 1512

Email: atakent.expo@mail.ru

Akmaral Baltashevna

National State Book Chamber of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Co-organizer.

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Phone.: +7 727 397 6115

Email: atakent.expo@mail.ru