BKS/UK DBT Webinar:
Kazakhstan & UK Agribusiness - Genetics
The British-Kazakh Society in cooperation with UK Department for Business and Trade hosted an agribusiness group webinar. The event was chaired by David Skeels (BKS, Director) and Tatyana Blazhiyevich (UK DBT, Agricultural Lead). At this webinar, our speakers discussed the importance of quality genetics and the benefits of genetic diversity as well as how the agribusiness genetics will shape our future. Moreover, we as always highlighted the investment opportunities in this field in Kazakhstan.
David Skeels - Director, BKS
Tatyana Blazhiyevich - UK DBT, Agricultural Lead
Rob Grinnall - UK Export Certification Ltd., Veterinary Consultant
Kalzhan Argynbai - KazInvest, Project Manager - "A view at the Agribusiness Genetics from Kazakhstan and possible investment opportunities"
Henry Sanderson - Cogent Breeding Ltd., International Sales Manager - "Genetics for the future"
Indira Beishova - Doctor of Biological Sciences, Head of the Genetic Laboratory of WKATU (West Kazakhstan Agrarian-Technical University) named after Zhangir Khan - "Development of technologies for effective management of the selection process and conservation of the gene pool in horse breeding"
Kevin Harrison - National Sheep Association, Chair of NSA English Committee - "The importance of quality genetics and the benefits of genetic diversity"