17th International industrial exhibition of power engineering and electrical equipment "Power-Kazindustry’2016” and 10th International industrial exhibition “Machine building and Metal working’2016” were held during 11 to 13 May, 2016 in the pavilion 9, in the Exhibition center “Atakent”. Organizer is International Exhibition Company “Atakent-Expo”, officially supported by the Ministry of Investment and Development of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Engineering Union of Kazakhstan, Kazakhstan Electricity Association and “KEGOC” JSC. Exhibitor seminars and presentations were held within the exhibition. The basic idea of Industrial Forum is to familiarize with manufacturers in the field of energy saving technologies, the engineering industry, as well as the demonstration of new achievements in the field of energy and resource efficiency and new engineering technologies and machine tools. Exhibitions “Power-Kazindustry’2016” and “Machine building and Metal working’2016” involved more than 60 enterprises and companies from Kazakhstan, Belarus, Germany, Italy, Israel, the Peoples Republic of China, Russia, Ukraine, Czech Republic and Switzerland. Traditionally companies from foreign countries actively participated: Knuth Werkzeugmaschinen GmbH (Germany), Luchengtech Co., Ltd, Runh Power Corp., Ltd (China), ISCAR LTD (Israel), A.V. SALDATURE S.r.l., HT-SOLUTIONS S.r.l. (Italy), Stanok .r.o. (Czech Republic), HERMLE-WWE AG (Switzerland), etc. Companies from CIS countries took part, such as: “Orenburg Hot-Dip Galvanizing Plant” JSC (Orenburg), LLC “Engineering company DKT Group” (Dnepropetrovsk), LLC “Evrostankom” (Minsk), LLC “Firdavil and Company” (Chuvash Republic, Kozlovka t.), etc. This year Kazakhstan was represented by the following companies: LLP «Test instruments», “AVKO TRADE HOUSE” LLP, “InTechSol” LLP, “Center for machine tools” LLP, “Technology KazEnergoVozduh” LLP, “Art Design Construction Company”, "Abtron” LLP, “ZharykNur Media”, TOO “KROHNE Kazakhstan”, “Taldykorgan Cable Plant” LLP, LLP" NEC of Kazakhstan ", LLP" PLC System", “Elkos” LLP, “Saiman Corporation” LTD, “Zhersu Power” LLP, “Evooil Kazakhstan” LLP, “KZ-DRIVE”LLP, “Electroapparat” LLP, “Company Balkhan” LLP, IE "Stankomash”, “Stanko Group” LTD, "We r supply Asia" LLP, "K2 Vostok” LLP, “Allegro Prom Tech Instrument” LLP, "Variotrading" LLP, “Astana Technology center” LLP, “KARLSKRONA LC AB”, Kazakhstan Electricity Association, "Kazakh Research Institute of power engineering named after academician SH.CH. Chokin” JSC, KazEnergoKabel” JSC, Kazakhstan Engineering Union, Power Engineers Union of the Republic of Kazakhstan. It was pleasant to note the increasing interest every year to a forum, both from visitors, and from companies participating in them. Visitors got acquainted with different types of the equipment and devices for power industry and new technologies of machine-building branch.