25-26 April 2014 in Almaty the V-th Congress of Kazakhstan Sociologists “Kazakhstan – 2050 Strategy: Social Development of Society” and The V-th Congress of Turkic-speaking Countries Sociologists “National Development Strategies of Turkic-Speaking Countri
Organizers: Ministry of Education And Science of The Republic of Kazakhstan, Ministry of Culture of The Republic of Kazakhstan, Association of Kazakhstan Sociologists.
Greeting to the participants sent by the President of the Association of Kazakhstan Sociologists, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Kazakhstan to the Russian Federation – Marat M. Tazhin, Minister of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Aslan B. Sarynzhipov, Minister of Culture of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Arystanbek Muhamediuly.
The congress was attended by more than 200 participants, including 40 representatives of foreign sociologists delegations from Azerbaijan, Germany, Hungary, Kyrgyzstan, Turkey, Uzbekistan, the Russian Federation, including Bashkortostan and Tatarstan. The V-th Congress of Kazakhstan Sociologists combined representatives of universities, research institutes, research centers, government agencies and non-governmental organizations from all regions of Kazakhstan.
With greeting speeches on behalf of the foreign guests were: Dilek Çindoglu – Member of the Executive Committee of the International Sociological Association (ISA ), Dean of Administration and Economics Faculty, Professor of Sociology Department of the University of Artuklu (Mardin , Turkey ) with greeting words from President of the International Sociological Association (ISA) Michael Burawoy; Hayati Tyufekçioglu – Istanbul University, Advisor of the Rector, Head of Applied Social Sciences Department, President of the Union of Soci¬ologists of the Turkic world, Doctor of Social Sciences, Professor; Valery A. Mansurov – President of Russian Society of Sociologists, Honorary Director of the Institute of Sociology, Honorary Academician of the Academy of Social Sciences of Kazakhstan, Doctor of Philosophy, Professor;Rufat Guliyev – Director of the Institute of Sociological Research of the Academy of Public Administration under the President of Azerbaijan, President of the Azerbaijan Sociological Association, Doctor of Social Sciences, Professor;Abdullahat G. Kakharov (Uzbekistan) – Academician of the Russian Academy of Social Sciences, Doctor of Social Sciences , Professor; Kussein I. Issayev – President of the Kyrgyzstan Association of Sociologists, Doctor of Philosophical Sciences, Professor of Sociology.
session: Editor in Chief SOCIS Journal, Corresponding member of RAS, Doctor of Philosophical Sciences, Professor Zhan T. Toschenko, Professor of Corvinus University of Budapest, Doctor of Sociology, Professor Tamash Pal, Professor of University of Trier (Germany), Doctor of Sociology, Professor Marcus Kaiser, Head of Sociology Department of Gazi University (Ankara), Doctor of Sociology, Professor Hayati Beshirli, Head of Sociology Department of K. Karasayev Bishkek Humanities University, Vice-president of Kyrgyz Sociological Association, Candidate of Sociological SciencesBakytbek A. Maltabarov.
The keynote presentations of Kazakhstan sociologists asGulnafis O. Abdikerova – Professor of Sociology and Social Work Department of the Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Deputy head of Science-innovation and International relations Department, Doctor of Sociological Sciences, Professor; Leonid Ya. Gurevich – President of Business information, Sociological and Marketing Research Center «BISAM Central Asia», Member of the Academy of Kazakhstan Sociologists, Doctor of Historical Sciences, Professor of Sociology;Aigul T. Zabirova – Head of Sociology Department of the L.N. Gumilev Eurasian National University, Doctor of Sociological Sciences, Professor; Gulmira T. Ileuova – President of the Public Fund Center for Social and Political Studies «Strategy», Candidate of Sociological Sciences; Aigul K. Sadvokassova – Head of the Central Asia Interethnic and Interfaith Relations Study Center of the Academy of Public Administration under President of Kazakhstan, Doctor of Sociological Sciences caused special interest.
Solemnly were awarded diplomas members of the Academy of Kazakhstan Sociologists and active members of the Association of Kazakhstan Sociologists were awarded by medals of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan: Zhan T. Toschenko, Hayati Tyufekçioglu became a Honorary Academician of the Academy of Kazakhstan Sociologists; Aigul T. Zabirova, Sergey A. Konovalov became a Academician of the Academy of Kazakhstan Sociologists.
Kenes U. Biyekenov, Leonid Ya. Gurevich, Sholpan Ye. Zhamanbalayeva, Michail F. Puzikov, Sarsenbai K. Uteshov were awarded a breastplate “Y.Altynsarin”.
Gulmira S. Abdiraiymova, Aigul T. Abzhaliyeva, Gulzhan T.Alimbekova, Yelena Ye. Burova, Aigul T. Zabirova,Gulmira T. Ileuova, Valentina D. Kurganskaya, Yulia V. Kuchinskaya, Zhanar A. Nurbekova, Bulat K. Sultanov, Gaziz T. Telebayev were awarded a breastplate «Ғылымды дамытуға сіңірген еңбегі үшін».
Alexey P. Konovalov and Orazbek N. Nuskabayev were awarded a breastplate «Білім беру ісінің құрметті қызметкері».
Two dialogue platforms were conducted as part of the Congresses “National interests and integration process” and “The role of sociological communities in Turkic-speaking countries in the way of formulation and implementation of national strategies”.
Master students, PhD students, young lecturer of Sociology were presented the speech at the II Forum of Young Sociologists of Kazakhstan. Aidos B. Altynbekov was elected as the new chairman of the Forum of Young Sociologists of Kazakhstan. He is a Lecturer of Sociology and Social Work De-partment of Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, PhD student at Al-Farabi Kazakh National University.
Summarizing the V-th Congress of Turkic-speaking Countries Sociologists, it was decided that the following VI Congress of Turkic-speaking Countries Sociologists will be held in 4-quarter of 2015 in Istanbul (Turkey). The Chairman of the Union of Turkic-speaking Countries Sociologists unanimously elected Marat M. Tazhin.
Congresses and the Forum of Young Sociologists of Kazakhstan materials were published.