Dr. Sayapin teaches and researches in the areas of international and criminal law, and is among Central Asia’s leading experts on international conflict and security law. He regularly advises the ICRC, UNODC and Central Asian States’ authorities on international law issues, and appears in national and international mass media. Dr. Sayapin is the founding Editor-in-Chief of the Central Asian Yearbook of International and Comparative Law. Dr. Sayapin is Associate Professor of International and Criminal Law at the KIMEP University Law School (Almaty, Kazakhstan).
Dr. Sayapin will be one of the key speakers of the panel discussion on business and human rights and will consider issues of responsible business conduct in the period of conflicts in the light of international, and in particular international humanitarian law, standards.