H.E. Amb. Elshad Iskandarov, the President of ICYF-DC attended the International Conference on ICT for Development co-organized by the Cooperation Council of Turkic Speaking States (Turkic Council) and UNDP on 27 October 2015, in Istanbul, the Republic of Turkey. The aim of the conference is to enable sharing of knowledge and expertise as well as learning from best practices in the developed world, in order to promote e-transformation and open data in the Turkic States. The conference will continue for 2 days (27-28 October, 2015) and it will focus on the issues of e-governance, ICT in rural development and ICT and private sector development.