The third annual Armenian Internet Governance Forum

02 October 2017 | Yerevan, Armenia


Thank you for your participation

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




08:30 - 09:30
09:30 - 10:00
  • Vahan Martirosyan, Minister of Transport, Communication and IT
  • Chengetai Masango, UN IGF Secretariat, Programme and Technology Manager (remote)
  • Alexandra Kulikova, ICANN, Head of Global Stakeholder Engagement for Eastern Europe & Central Asia
  • Ceren Ünal, Internet Society, European Chapter Development Manager cloud
  • Maxim Burtikov, RIPE NCC External Relations Officer, Eastern Europe and Central Asia
10:00 - 11:00
Session 1: Information Security
  • Vahe Saratikyan, National Security Council
  • Vahagn Harutyunyan,Police of the Republic of Armenia
  • Alexandra Kulikova, ICANN cloud
  • Samvel Martirosyan, Information Security Expert
  • Ruben Muradyan, Pan Armenian Media Group
Moderator: Grigori Saghyan
, Internet Society NGO cloud
11:00 - 11:30
Root Zone KSK Rollover update
Alexandra Kulikova,
ICANN cloud
11:30 - 12:00
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
  • Andrey Pyatakhin, Armentel CJSC
  • Ruben Muradyan, Pan Armenian Media Group
  • Artur Varderesyan, Lawyer cloud
  • Ararat Arushanyan, Armenian Association of Cable Broadcasters
  • Vahan Hovsepyan, RIPE NCC
Moderator: Mark Grigoryan
, Public Radio of Armenia
13:00 - 14:00
14:00 - 15:00
Session 3: Libraries in Digital Age
  • Tigran Zargaryan, National library of Armenia
  • Nerses Ter-Vardanyan, Ministry of Culture
  • Anna Chulyan, Yerevan Brusov State University of Languages and Social Sciences cloud
  • Hasmik Karapetyan, Municipality “City Central Library after Av. Isahakyan”
  • Anahit Khechoyan, Kotayk regional library
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 cloud
15:30 - 16:00
Cloud Technologies
Levon Hovhannisyan
, Microsoft cloud
16:00 - 16:30
16:30 - 17:00
Open Government Partnership (OGP)
Liana Doydoyan
, Freedom of Information Center of Armenia cloud
17:00 - 18:00
Workshop: Personal Data Protection
  • Ceren Ünal, Internet Society
  • Gevorg Hayrapetyan, Personal Data Protection Agency cloud
18:00 - 18:30

ArmIGF 2017 Venue

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