February 16, 2013 in the assembly hall SKSU them. M. Auezov held an international scientific and practical conference: "The phenomenon of N. Nazarbayev: Political credo and initiatives." The conference was opened by Deputy Director of the Library of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Elbasy, Ph.D., Professor Rakhimzhanov AM. In his speech, he noted, today within the framework of this project an international scientific and practical conference devoted to the study and discussion of the phenomenon of leadership of our President is organized. The welcoming speech was made by the rector of the SKSU named after Yu. M. Auezova, Doctor of Technical Sciences, Academician of NAS RK Myrkhalykov Zh.U. In his speech, he noted that the goal of the Elbasy Library's traveling exhibition project is to show Elbasa's role in the formation of independent Kazakhstan, leadership qualities, effective reforms, and the selfless work of our President.