This event took place from October 24 to October 25, 2018 in Manila (Philippines). Kazakhstan is the first and only state in the post-Soviet space that was represented at this symposium. Nurdavletova S.M. made a presentation on the “ASEAN Regional Forum on Security Issues and Prospects for its Development in the Context of Kazakhstan’s Integration Position” at the first session of the symposium. This event served as the starting point for interaction between the ASEAN member countries and the Central Asian states. At the end of the symposium it is planned to publish a collection of publications.