About the Hosts
The return of Routes Silk Road is a result of the combined bid of The Mayor’s Office of Astana City, in collaboration with The Astana Convention Bureau, who submitted a strong proposal for the event to return in 2019. Pro-actively approaching the Routes team with a comprehensive and compelling bid for the event to be re-established.
Mayor's Office of Astana city
In 2018, Astana celebrated its 20th anniversary as the capital of Kazakhstan. A remarkable city with futuristic buildings, Astana has positioned itself as a centre that hosts many important national and international events, promotes sustainable development, facilitates greater international trade, and is developing as a financial centre in Eurasia.
The Astana Convention Bureau
The Astana Convention Bureau is a non-profit organisation working alongside the city of Astana to promote Kazakhstan’s capital as a tourism, business and MICE destination and to generate significant economic benefits for the city by hosting international and national events and conventions.