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19.06.2017
RAU Alumni Lecture Series
 
On June 13Vahan Hovsepyan, a graduate of Russian-Armenian University in Journalism, delivered the first lecture in the Alumni Lecture Series at RAU. 
 
During his talk “The Second Digital Revolution: Times of Change”, he revealed the hidden drawbacks of the Second Digital Revolution, told the students about how the Internet is governed, what constitutes the Internet of Things, which organizations are involved in the digital economy and why Armenia can gain advantage in the changing times. Vahan Hovsepyan also shared useful information for students and researchers on the role and resources of the national companies (Union of Information Technology Enterprises, the Internet Society of Armenia, the ARMIX foundation, Armenian Union of Operators) and international organizations (RIPE NCC, ISOC, ICANN) in funding and supporting research projects and participation in conferences and other events.
    
Vahan Hovsepyan is the CEO of the Armenian Union of Operators and the ARMIX Foundation, a board member of the Internet Society of Armenia. He served as a Deputy CEO of the Union of Information Technology Enterprises, he is former CEO of UITExpo LLC (organizer of several expos and forums in Armenia: Digitec Expo, Digitec Business Forum, ICT Leaders Meeting, etc). Vahan has been on the judging panel of the Georgian Information Technologies Event and Award since 2009. He also headed delegations of Armenian tech companies to international forums and meetings on a number of occasions. In 2015, while being the CEO of the New Technology Education Fund, he a group leader of the Armenian companies in the scope of the program “Armenian ICT Delegation: Autorally Across Europe”. Vahan Hovsepyan graduated RAU in the Economic Analysis program, Harvard Kennedy School Executive Education courses as well as Maastricht School of Management. In 2017 he joined ICANN as a Fellow.
 
 
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