International Research Seminar in Astana, Kazakhstan
On October 1-2, 2015, Director Aleksandr Chropenko and Deputy Director Dmitrijs Semjonovs visited International Research Seminar “Problems of development of merchant shipping in Kazakhstan” in order to share experience and introduce maritime education programs and learning approach of Novikontas Maritime College. Dmitrijs Semjonovs presented the paper “Close Loop of Maritime Education: work based learning”.
Informal part of Seminar offered opportunities to take part in interesting and informative discussions with Chairman of Transport Committee (Ministry of transport) of Ministry for Investments and Development, Republic of Kazakhstan, Mr. Asset Assavbayev and his deputy Mr. Kairiden Nurkenov, also with head of Water Transport office (Maritime Administration) Mr. Kasym Tlepov. As a result, it was agreed that Novikontas Maritime College would support development of Maritime Education and Training of the Republic of Kazakhstan.