According to the initiative of Nursultan Abishevich Nazarbayev, the President of Republic of Kazakhstan, concerning the creation of the Eurasian economic club of scientists, firstly mentioned at the St. Petersburg economic forum in June of 2007, the Ministry of Economic and budget planning of Republic of Kazakhstan and Economic Research Institute held the expanded session of Organizational committee on creation of "Eurasian Economic Club of Scientists" Association on April 18 2008 with participation of outstanding scientists representing 9 states of Eurasian region, such as Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Russia, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan as well as the representatives of international organizations, including Secretariat of Eurasian economic community and International union of economists.
The purpose of the Eurasian economic club of scientists is to unite the efforts of the economic scientists and experts, as well as the public representatives in solving economic development issues, assisting and contributing to economic and social progress of the international community, creating conditions for mutual exchange of ideas, experiences, knowledge in organization and management on macro and micro levels.
A resolution was prepared as a result of the Organizational committee session, which contained a request to Nursultan Abishevich Nazarbayev from all the participants to give consent to his election as the Honourable President of the “Eurasian Economic Club of Scientists” Association. The first constituent assembly of the Association followed by I. Eurasian economic forum on "Problems of economic development within globalization" took place on 26th of June, 2008, in the Ministry of Economy and Budget Planning of Republic of Kazakhstan in Astana.
Agenda of the Plenary session included speech of Mr. Nursultan Abishevich Nazarbayev, the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, and report of the Chairman of the Organizational Committee on creation of the “Eurasian Economic Club of Scientists” Association – Mr. Sultanov Bakhyt Turlykhanovich, the Minister of Economy and Budget Planning of the Republic of Kazakhstan, about the foundation of the “Eurasian Economic Club of Scientists” Association.
The prime-minister of Republic of Kazakhstan, Karim Masimov, in his message to the members of the Organizational Committee of the “Eurasian Economic Club of Scientists” Association, said: “Today, within intensive development of globalization in world economy, it is important to create the Eurasian Economic Club of Scientists, which is a new step in integration of our countries. Modern world for a long time has been creating mechanisms of government management of economy using conceptual approaches and scientifically supported analytical estimations. Therefore, the club will become a tool to implement new ideas”.