The 15th International Conference

"Issyk Kul 2014.

Libraries and Democratization of Society"


The Library and Information Consortium of the Kyrgyz Republic invites you to participate in the 15th International Conference "Issyk Kul 2014. Libraries and Democratization of Society"


The Conference will be held at the "Issyk Kul - Aurora" resort at the Issyk Kul Lake on October 1-5, 2014.


This year we celebrate the Conference fifteenth anniversary. During these past years the conference become a regular place of professional meetings and experience sharing for library and information professionals from different countries.


Main topic of the 15th conference is "Role of libraries in the development of modern information society"


The main purpose of this year Conference is to discuss important issues of library development and cooperation in new modern world, to create and implement new servises and open access to a wide range of information resources.


Following sections, round table discussions, workshops, and presentations on the following topics are planned:

  • Interlibrary cooperation international collaboration of libraries as a way to success
  • Electronic Resources in the modern library and information space: development, cooperation and collaboration
  • Information for Development: role of libraries and its collaboration with government and civil society
  • Role of libraries in the process strengthening nationhood
  • Libraries and information resources in the modern world of science, culture, education and business
  • Libraries and of information and communication technologies
  • Library as a resource for education and sustainable development of society
  • Continuing professional education in library and information field: Problems and solutions
  • Museums, libraries and archives in the common cultural space
  • Reading, literacy, libraries: the role of books in contemporary cultural space 

Conference delegates will have a chance to participate in open discussion within the framework of workshops and round-tables, to establish professional contacts and to share with the experience between leading professionals from CIS and foreign countries.


 Call for papers


Your reports and speech texts or subjects you can send till July 15, 2014.


Organizational Committee of the Conference is authorized to include accepted reports in sections, Round Tables or to move in to stand category.


Terms of participation


You are kindly requested to complete the registration form and send it by fax/e-mail or register online through our website


The fee for the whole period of the Conference includes:

  • round-trip from Bishkek to the Conference's site;
  • participation in all Conference activities;
  • residence in the  "Issyk Kul - Aurora" sanatorium during the Conference;
  • three meals a day;
  • coffee breaks;
  • Using pool and other treatment procedures of sanatorium "Issyk Kul - Aurora"
  • conference materials.


Registration fee for the whole period (i.e. from October 1 till October 5, 2014) of the Conference depends on the room category. And the following fee is fixed:


  • Early registration fee (before August 15, 2014):


Room Category

A bed in the room

(in euro)

The whole room

(in euro)

Single room



Single room improved



Double room with all conveniences



Double room with all conveniences improved




  • Late registration fee (after August 15, 2014):


Room Category

A bed in the room

(in euro)

The whole room

(in euro)

Single room



Single room improved



Double room with all conveniences



Double room with all conveniences improved




Payment of registration fee


The registration fee can be paid in two ways


  • Bank Transfer at the following bank account of  the "Library and Informational Consortium" Association:


In euro:

Beneficiary:  The "Library and Informational Consortium" Association

Beneficiary bank:     

Bank Name: The Joint-Stock Commercial Bank "Kyrgyzstan" Bishkek

Bank Account# 115107504


Bank Address: 54, Togolok Moldo street, 720001 in favour Pervomaiskiy branch

Beneficiary euro account: #1030220000012594


In som:

Получатель: Ассоциация «Библиотечно-информационный консорциум»

Наименование банка: Первомайский филиал АКБ «Кыргызстан»

Расчетный счет: 1030220000012594

БИК: 103002

Адрес банка: Кыргызская Республика, г. Бишкек, Бульвар Эркиндик, 59.


  • On site (in cash) - Please note that you will have to pay the late registration fee.


If you need a formal invitation to participate in the Conference, please, email us and we'll send you the invitation letter.


Contact information


For further information please contact the Organizing Committee:

Tel: (996 312) 66 22 68

Fax: (996 312) 66 22 68

Chairman of the Organizing Committee:

Roza Sultangazieva