From October 25 to 27, 2019 at the National Dance Academy of the city of Rome (Italy), the scientific and practical conference “Dance and Research” was held, in which representatives of the KazNAI named after T.K.Zhurgenov: Sushkov Dmitry Valentinovich (dean of the faculty “Choreography”, associate professor of the department “Directing choreography”) and Tsoi Anna Vadimovna (first-year doctoral student of the department “Directing choreography”) took part.

Within the framework of the conference, on October 25, the presentation of the Erasmus + KA 107 program on exchange between teachers and students conducting higher education in the field of choreographic art was held, in which representatives from Italy, Kazakhstan, Mali, Palestine and China took part. Also on the first day of the conference, Tsoi Anna made a presentation about KazNAI named after T.K. Zhurgenova and a scientific report “Plastic symbols of the play” Romeo and Juliet “directed by Dina Jumabaeva in the Kazakh puppet theater”.