Information and Communication Technologies serve as a critical resource for knowledge based economy as well as a powerful catalyst of development in various spheres of life.

Nowadays local ICT field community and the whole society aim at making Armenia a high tech developed country. The ICT Forum creates a unique platform for representatives of governmental, non-governmental organizations, academic and business communities to demonstrate new trends, achievements and benefits of ICT application in various areas and to jointly deliberate on actions to address issues emerging from the wide-scale application and rapid development of ICT.

The goal of the Forum is the establishment of dialogue between opinion leaders from different types of stakeholders from private, state sector and donor community.

One of the most important advantages of this ICT Forum in Armenia is the opportunity to share expertise via interactive dialogue and business matching in a non-official environment.

 

The upcoming forum will be held on June 29 – July 1 of 2012 in Aghveran "Aghveran Resort" hotel complex.


  • State procurement issues in the field of technological purchases discussion of issues related to public procurement (moderator Hayk Chobanyan, Nork CJSC).
  • Creation of legal environment to promote local companies participation in state calls for technological products and services. (Hayk Chobanyan, Nork CJSC).
  • The adoption of best practices of the European Union in the field of procurement, and improvement of legal environment ( Christian Flipov, Team leader, Legal Reform component, EDMC)
  • Telecommunications infrastructure development initiatives – affordability, universal services, local resources development initiatives(moderator Vahan Hovsepyan, Armix association, director).
  • Fix and mobile number portability issues.
  • Structure and responsibilities of the state governing body in the field of ICT and innovations (moderator - executive director of UITE Karen Vardanyan).
  • Engineering development strategy as a part of economical concept to promote the export from Armenia (moderator Bagrat Engibaryan).

 

Particularly, it is anticipated the presence of Ministers of Economy, Transport and Communication, representatives from the ministries of Territorial Administration, Urban Development, Finances, The State Commission for the Protection of Economic Competition, Public Services Regulating Commission, Yerevan Municipality, State Committee of the Real Estate Cadastre, as well as participants from ICT companies, international organizations and mass media. About 100 participants will participate in the forum.

 

Contact person: Levon Petrosyan
Tel.: +374 10 548881, 548882
Address: 29 Nalbandyan str., apt. 36
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More information about the forum findhere.