The third annual Armenian Internet Governance Forum

02 October 2017 | Yerevan, Armenia

ArmIGF 2017 Theme: Internet governance for sustainable and inclusive development

The main objectives of the forum are:

  • to provide an open and transparent platform for all stakeholder groups
  • to bring up and discuss the Internet governance related issues
  • to give the floor to the wide community
  • to deliver the messages to the policy makers

The third ArmIGF is organized by the multistakeholder Internet Governance Council (IGC) of the Republic of Armenia with the support of the Ministry of Transport, Communication and IT (MTCIT) and the Internet Society NGO (ISOC Armenia).

Our Sponsors

ICANN-Primary
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MSFT
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ORGANIZERS

IGC
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isocam

MEDIA PARTNER

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Program

08:30 - 09:30
REGISTRATION
09:30 - 10:00
OFFICIAL OPENING
  • Vahan Martirosyan, Minister of Transport, Communication and IT
  • Chengetai Masango, UNDESA, IGF Secretary
  • Alexandra Kulikova, ICANN, Head of Global Stakeholder Engagement for Eastern Europe & Central Asia
  • Maxim Burtikov, RIPE NCC External Relations Officer, Eastern Europe and Central Asia
  • Ceren Unal, Internet Society, European Chapter Development Manager
10:00 - 11:00
Session 1: Information Security
  • Vahe Saratikyan, National Security Council
  • Samvel Martirosyan, Information Security Expert
  • Vahagn Harutyunyan,Police of the Republic of Armenia
  • Ruben Muradyan, Pan Armenian Media Group
  • Alexandra Kulikova, ICANN
Moderator: Grigori Saghyan
, Internet Society NGO
11:00 - 11:30
Root Zone KSK Rollover update
Alexandra Kulikova,
ICANN
11:30 - 12:00
COFFEE BREAK
12:00 - 13:00
Session 2: IPTV, Impact of Internet on TV & Radio
  • Gevorg Gevorgyan, Public services regulatory commission of RA
  • Tigran Hakobyan, National commission on television and radio of RA
  • Artur Varderesyan, Lawyer
  • Andrey Pyatakhin, Armentel CJSC
  • Ararat Arushanyan, Armenian Association of Cable Broadcasters
  • Harutyun Hayrapetyan, Crossnet
  • Vahan Hovsepyan, RIPE NCC
Moderator: Mark Grigoryan
, Public Radio of Armenia
13:00 - 14:00
LUNCH
14:00 - 15:00
Session 3: Libraries in Digital Age
  • Tigran Zargaryan, National library of Armenia
  • Nerses Ter-Vardanyan, Ministry of Culture
  • Satenik Avagyan, American University of Armenia
  • Anna Chulyan, Yerevan Brusov State University of Languages and Social Sciences
  • Hasmik Karapetyan, Municipality “City Central Library after Av. Isahakyan”
Moderator: Boris Demirkhanyan
, Ministry of Transport, Communication and IT
15:00 - 15:30
Rights of people with disabilities
Sipan Asatryan
, Center for blind and visually impaired people
15:30 - 16:00
Cloud Technologies
Levon Hovhannisyan
, Microsoft
16:00 - 16:30
COFFEE BREAK
16:30 - 17:00
Open Government Partnership (OGP)
Liana Doydoyan
,Freedom of Information Center of Armenia
17:00 - 18:00
Workshop: Personal Data Protection
Gevorg Hayrapetyan
, Personal Data Protection Agency
18:00 - 18:30
FINAL REMARKS AND CLOSING

ArmIGF 2017 Venue

Tekeyan Business Centre
(50 Khanjyan Street, Yerevan,  Armenia)