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October 4-6, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. I.Mkrtumyan and other ISOC AM members visited Digitecexpo 2014.

October 2, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. I.Mkrtumyan and G.Sargsyan took part in the 5th national conference on social partnership organized by the RUEA.

Sept 18, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. I.Mkrtumyan had met with a security expert Karen Gasparyan and discussed his presentation on the coming ArmIGF forum.

Sept 15, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. IGF Istanbul participants, Hovhannes Aghajanyan and Samvel Martirosyan, visited ISOC AM Office and shared their impressions on IGF Istanbul.

Sept 11, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia.The ArmIGF initiative group has met with one of the stakeholders, Vahan Misakyan, representing regional libraries and schools, and agreed about a presentation content on the planned ArmIGF.

Sept 5, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. The ArmIGF initiative group discussed candidates for the government proposed IG commission (IGC), bylaws of the IGC and the possibility of carrying out the first IGF in 2014.

Sept 4, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. The ArmIGF initiative group have met at the MTC with the MTC staff and discussed the plan of actions connected with the government decision on IGF. It was decided that ISOC AM should draft a roadmap of IGC activity.

Sept 3, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. The ArmIGF initiative group have met with the JFF president (jnews.am) Suren Deheryan and discussed media stakeholders’ participation in the planned ArmIGF.

Sept 1, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM introduced the on-line membership fee payment with ARCA, Mastercard and VISA cards.

Aug 29, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM members, Hovhannes Aghajanyan and Armen Ghalumyan received financial help from ISOC AM for participation in IGF2014 in Istanbul. Another ISOC AM member, Samvel Martirosyan, received a fellowship for participation in IGF2014 from other sources.

Aug 28, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM e-rider, Vahan Misakyan, conducted the training of two 6-members groups in Library management program, developed in ISOC AM and repaired 7 library computers in Hrazdan city.

Aug 25, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. The ArmIGF initiative group have met with the MediaEducation Director, Haykaz Baghyan, and Deputy Director, Narine Khachatryan, and discussed media education presence in the planned ArmIGF.

Aug 21, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. The ArmIGF initiative group have met with REUA representative, Gagik Sargsyan, and discussed SMBs presence in the planned ArmIGF.

Aug 15, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM VP, Grigor Sagyan, received a fellowship for participation in the meeting of ITU Plenipotentiary Conference in Busan, Korea.

Aug 13, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM President, Igor Mkrtumyan, received a fellowship for participation in ICANN 51 meeting in Los Angeles.

July 14, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. Michael Yakushev, Vice President of ICANN, Global Stakeholders Engagement Russia, C.I.S., Eastern Europe, visited Armenia and had meetings with Gagik Grigoryan, Head of Staff of the Ministry of Transport and Communication, and ISOC AM stakeholders.

July 7, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. Director of ISOC AM Arman Nersisyan took part in the 3rd Congress of the Republican Union of Employers of Armenia (RUEA).

July 7, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM Board granted the rights of Registrar in AM TLD to GNC-Alpha (Rostelecom) company.

July 4, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM VP Grigori Saghyan, Board members Siranush Vardanyan and Liannna Galstyan and ISOC AM member Narine Khachatryan reported to the ISOC AM Board on their participation in the ICANN50 meeting in London. IANA stewardship required by NTIA wa discussed. As three of participants represented Armenian ALAC groups it was decided to have a closer cooperation.

July 2-4, 2014, Moscow, Russia. ISOC AM member Arman Khachatryan took part in the DOMINO-2014 Registries meeting organized by the Russian Registry ccTLD.ru.

June 27, 2014, Aghveran, Armenia. ISOC AM President I.Mkrtumyan, Board members A.Karakhanyan, H.Baghyan, members G.Sargsyan, E.Ayvazyan and K.Babajanyan took part in the workshop organized by the RUEA, ILO and Skolkovo fund devoted to the Skill Technology Foresight. The aim was to develop a draft of the project of educational needs of Armenia at the present stage of IT development in the country.

June 22-26, 2014, London, UK, ICANN 50. ISOC AM VP Grigori Saghyan, Board members Siranush Vardanyan and Liannna Galstyan and ISOC AM member Narine Khachatryan took part in the ICANN50 meeting in London. Grigori Saghyan and Liannna Galstyan made presentation on a model of IGF for Armenia.

June 19, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia, DigiTec2014. ISOC AM members Arman Atoyan, Igor Mkrtumyan and Margarita Solomonyan attended the DigiTec 2014 business forum.

June 18, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. 4th seminar of the workshop series for Registrars took place in ISOC AM. Igor Mkrtumyan and ADR Partners Arbitration and Mediation Center representative Aida Avanesyan made presentations on Legal problems of domain registration in AM TLD.

June 17, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. HOSTERGIGANT (Yerevan) and Betanet (Alaverdi) companies were granted the rights of Registrars in AM TLD.

June 12-13, 2014, Berlin,Germany, Eurodig2014. ISOC AM members Arman Atoyan (Director of X-TECH company) and Narine Khachatryan (Deputy Director of Media Education Center) took part in the EuroDIG 2014. ISOC AM organized a remote hub for participation in the EuroDig forum in Berlin.

June 12, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. 3nd seminar of the workshop series for Registrars took place in ISOC AM. Anna Karakhanyan, AMNIC administrator, made presentations on the Registry-Registrars relations and AM domain registration policy in AM TLD governance.

June 6, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM Board meeting. ISOC AM received applications for becoming Registrars from the HOSTERGIGANT and Betanet (Alaverdi) companies. The presentations of Vahagn Stepanyan (HOSTERGIGANT) and Samvel Bektashyan (Betanet) are published on the site.
G.Saghyan and L.Galstyan reported about their visit to INET-Istanbul conference.

June 5, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. 2nd seminar of the workshop series for Registrars took place in ISOC AM. H.Dadivaniyan, AMNIC manager made a presentation on the role of Internet Technology Center (ITC) and AMNIC in AMTLD governance.

May 31-June 1, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. Barcamp 2014 conference. ISOC AM member, Head of IT Security of UCom company, Karen Gasparyan made a presentation: Cyber security in Armenia. ISOC AM Board member Inna Kholodova was also present at the conference.

May 29, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. The first workshop of the workshop series for Registrars took place in ISOC AM. About 25 representatives of acting and potential Registrars participated in the workshop devoted to the AMTLD governance. The presentation was done by I.Mkrtumyan.

May 27, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia.I.Mkrtumyan and A.Nersisyan took part in the 2nd session of the REUA Analytic Club devoted to the unequal competition in Armenia and ways to eliminate it. The event was organized by the Republican Union of Employers of Armenia (RUEA).

May 27, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM became a member of the Republican Union of Employers of Armenia (RUEA).

May 25, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. IG.Saghyan took part in the Pre-Parliament session devoted to the IT developments in Armenia and made a presentation on the planned national IGF.

May 24, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM sponsored the Armsec security conference. Head of ISOC AM CERT, Grigori Saghyan, CERT administrator Inna Kholodova and ISOC AM web security expert, Karen Gasparyan made presentations.

May 21, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM members Grigori Saghyan, Liana Galstyan, Hrachya Astsatryan, Misak Khachatryan and Valery Stepanyan participated in the INET-Istanbul conference.

May 15, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. There was a round table on the information security issues of Armenia cyberspace. ISOC AM VP, Grigori Saghyan, made a presentation on problems facing Armenia and ways to solve them.

May 15, 2014, ISOC AM Office, Yerevan, Armenia. There was a discussion of a plan of workshops for Registrars to be provided by ISOC AM for Registrars. The plan of the workshop was developed and the 28th of May was set up as the date of the first workshop. The workshops will be carried out once a week.

May 14, 2014, ISOC AM Office, Yerevan, Armenia. There was the first meeting of the initiative group for the preparation of the Armenian IGF. Gagik Grigoryan (MTC), Igor Mkrtumyan, Liana Galstyan, Anna Karakhanyan (ISOC AM), Samvel Martirosyan (Internet Media), Haykaz Baghyan (Mediaeducation Center) and Arman Atoyan (X-Tech) were present at the meeting. It was agreed to start working on the agenda, participants’ list and the budget.

May 12-16, 2014, Warsaw, Poland. ISOC AM members, Arman Nersisyan, Arman Khachatryan and Edward Ayvazyan took part in the RIPE68 meeting.

May 11, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM Board elected 5 ISOC AM members (out of 10 applied) for the participation in INET-Istanbul conference on May 21, 2014. They are: Grigori Saghyan, Liana Galstyan, Hrachya Astsatryan, Misak Khachatryan and Valery Stepanyan.

May 2, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM announced a possibility to participate in INET-Istanbul conference on May 21, 2014 for ISOC AM members. ISOC AM will provide a $500 fellowship for 4 elected participants.

April 25, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM filed an application to ICANN for the Armenian IDN domain.

April 22, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. ArmIX Board meeting at ISOC AM. New member companies of ArmIX were presented. New equipment was installed at ArmIX due to the help of ISOC and Google.

April 18, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. Winners of the best parental meeting and best open lesson competitions in frames of the Safer Internet Armenia 2014 have been announced.

April 10, 2014, Aghveran, Armenia. Armenia. ISOC AM VP G. Saghyan, Director A. Nersisyan, Board members A. Karakhanyan, L. Galstyan, H. Baghyan, ISOC AM members A. Khachatryan and G. Sargsyan took part in the workshop devoted to the problem of educational needs of the country.

April 8, 2014, Moscow, Russia. President of ISOC AM I.Mkrtumyan took part in the meeting with Ms. Maarit Palovirta, ISOC, Manager, European Regional Affairs. Mr. Markovski, Michael Yakushev, Y. Kargopolov and F. Farmanov were also present at the meeting. The subject of the discussion was the role of ISOC in the multistakeholder model for the transition of NTIA's stewardship of the ICANN/IANA functions.

April 8, 2014, Moscow, Russia. President of ISOC AM I.Mkrtumyan took part in the meeting organized by Veni Markovsky, ICANN VP – Global Stakeholder Engagement. Mr. Markovski introduced Michael Yakushev, new VP, Global Stakeholder Engagement – Russia/CIS/Eastern Europe. Y. Kargopolov (Ukraine) and F. Farmanov (Azerbaijan) were also present at the meeting. The subject of the discussion was: Multistakeholder-designed process to gather the community's views and proposals to address how the mechanisms for the transition of NTIA's stewardship of the IANA functions should occur.

April 7, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. Media Education Center and Internet Society of Armenia organized a workshop on IGF. Over 40 students of the Yerevan State University Departments of International Relations,Telecommunications, Journalism, Informatics and Applied Mathematics participated in a workshop on public policy issues related to Internet governance. The workshop was followed by the simultaneous broadcast of the Fifth Russian Internet Governance Forum. Issues related to privacy, cybersecurity, cross-border jurisdiction, net neutrality discussed during the workshop. The students received the DiploFoundation's Book Introduction to Internet Governance 5th edition (Armenian version).

April 7, 2014, Moscow, Russia. President of ISOC AM I.Mkrtumyan and ISOC Board member, Anna Karakhanyan, took part in the 5th Russian IGF.

March 21, 2014, Singapore. ISOC AM Board members, ALAC group heads, Lianna Galstyan and Siranush Vardanyan, took part in the ICANN49 meeting in Singapore.
For the first time Armenian students participated at the ICANN Meeting. Lusine Andreyan and Sasun Kostanyan were Media Education Center's delegates.

February 28, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM and ITC management meeting with Registrars took place where the new contract between Armenian Registry (ITC) and Registrars previously distributed was discussed. Registrars approved the new contract with minor additions.

February 27, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM Council meeting took place where the new contract between Armenian Registry and Registrars containing additions for preservation of registrants’ private data, new approach to the domain name cost calculation and dispute resolution through the local arbitration was discussed. Council members approved the new contract.

January 12, 2014, TERENA. CERT AM of ISOC AM has been accredited by TF-CSIRT Trusted Introducer (service of TERENA).

December 4-8, 2013, Tbilisi, Georgia. ISOC AM VP G.Saghyan, Board members Inna Kholodova and Karen Yerznkanyan as well as ISOC AM members Gurgen Petrosyan, Eugene Prokhorenko, Karen Gasparyan and Edward Ayvazyan participated in the CEENET NREN Technology Workshop on Network Security.

December 3, 2013, Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM president I.Mkrtumyan made a presentation "Internet in Armenia" on the round table "Perspectives of Russian-Armenian integration in telecommunications" at the Ministry of Transport and Communications of RA.

November 30, 2013, Vanadzor, Armenia. ISOC AM president I.Mkrtumyan, Board member Tigran Zargaryan and ISOC AM member Vahan Misakyan took part in the graduation ceremony of the first group of the "Young technician" project carried out by Vanadzor regional Internet center (ISOC Community grantee) under the management of ISOC AM member Margarita Solomonyan and ISOC AM. Within the framework of the project teenagers are learning computer hardware, repair, OS installation, LAN setup and Internet literacy. ISOC AM provided old computers and other hardware to the project. Young technicians are reviving them and providing to regional libraries and other regional organizations. Vahan Misakyan is a trainer of the project. The best graduates were presented with ISOC flash memory and "Internet Governance" book in Armenian.

November 30, 2013, Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM cosponsored the traditional annual Armnet2013 conference, where the best Armenian websites in different nominations were awarded.


November 17-21, 2013, Buenos Aires, Argentina. ISOC AM Board members Lianna Galstyan and Siranush Vardanyan participated in the ICANN 48 conference.


November 11-13, 2013, Kapan, Armenia. ISOC AM member Margarita Solomonyan participated in the Syunik Investment Forum.

November 5, 2013, Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM President Mr. Igor Mkrtumyan gave an interview to Mediamax agency on the past, present and future of Freenet.am.

November 4, 2013, Yerevan, Armenia. ARMIX meeting at ISOC AM. Vahan Hovsepyan, Misak Khachatryan, Albert Toneyan and Igor Mkrtumyan were present. Vahan Hovsepyan and Misak Khachatryan shared their experience of participation in the 23rd Euro-IX Forum. The list of the additional hardware for ARMIX was discussed.

November 1, 2013, Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM VP Mr. Grigori Saghyan hold a press-conference for the local TV and Radio agencies on the subject of Personal Data Protection.

October 31, 2013, Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM VP A.Nazaryan participated in the "Integrating People with Disabilities into the Workplace" conference organized by the "Republican Union of Employers of Armenia".

October 30, 2013, Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM VP Mr. Grigori Saghyan took part in the opening ceremony of ArmAwards 2013 Contest for the best Armenian websites. ISOC AM and Orange Armenia are traditionally sponsoring ArmNet annual conference and website contest.

October 27-29, 2013, Helsinki, Finland. ISOC AM members, Vahan Hovsepyan and Misak Khachatryan representing ARMIX participated in the 23rd Euro-IX Forum. The participation was sponsored by the global ISOC (Jane Coffin).

October 24, 2013, Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM President I.Mkrtumyan and ISOC AM VP G.Saghyan participated in the "Protection and Virtualization of Modern IT Infrastructure" conference where representatives of Symantec, VMware, Microsoft, IBM, CA Technologies, Trend Micro and Adobe companies presented their new products and technologies. The conference was organized by the MONT group of companies.

October 23, 2013, Bali, Indonesia. ISOC AM Board member Ms. Lianna Galstyan participated to the 8th IGF in Bali, Indonesia. In the Session on Internet Governance Principles she presented the Internet Governance principles for Armenia.

October 14-18, 2013, Athens, Greece. ISOC AM VP Albert Toneyan participated in the RIPE 67 meeting.

October 10, 2013, Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM translated into Armenian, published and distributed the 5th edition of Jovan Kurbalija's book "Internet Governance".

October 9, 2013, Yerevan, Armenia. Iinternetional Internet Society, ArmIX and ISOC AM organized the IXP training workshop with the motto "Bulding Connectivity with IXP". The workshop was headed by Ms. Jane Coffin. More than 35 participants from Armenia, Georgia, Russia, USA, Netherlands and other countries took part in the workshop. Information about the event is at INET Armenia and ISOC web sites.


October 8-9, 2013, Yerevan, Armenia. The INET Armenia conference organized by internetional Internet Society and ISOC AM under the motto "Paving a road to the future" took place in Yerevan, Armenia. About 100 participants from Armenia and other countries took part in the conference. Internetional Internet Society represented by Mr. Frederick Donck, Mr. Jacek Gajewsky and Mrs. Jane Coffin was the major sponsor of the event. The conference was opened by Mr. Frederick Donck, Regional Bureau Director, Europe, Internet Society. There were welcome notes from Mr. Andranik Aleksanyan, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Transport and Communications, and Igor Mkrtumyan, President of ISOC AM. The opening keynote was pronounced by Mr. Yuri Shoukurian, Vice-President of the National Academy of Sciences. Information about the event can be found at INET Armenia and ISOC web sites.


Presentations of the INET Armenia.

The video of the event can be seen on Youtube.

The results of the conference were reflected in mass media:
- Arminfo
- Haylur
- 168.am
- nt.am
- armnewstv.am
- hottv.am

October 4, 2013, Kiev, Ukraine. The same ISOC AM delegation took part in the International Forum "Media for the Information Society. G.Saghyan was a moderator of a session devoted to the content filtration in different counties and the influence of the filtration on other countries.

October 3, 2013, Kiev, Ukraine. The same ISOC AM delegation took part in the 4th Ukrainian IGF.


October 1-2, 2013, Kiev, Ukraine. ISOC AM delegation including ISOC AM VP G.Saghyan, ISOC AM Executive Director A.Nersisyan, ISOC AM Board member L.Galstyan and ISOC AM member E. Ayvazyan took part in the ENOG 6 / RIPE NCC Regional Meeting.


August 2, 2013, Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM started preparation for IXP Training organized by internetional Internet Society, ArmIX and ISOC AM. Registration is announced at INET Armenia and ISOC web sites.

August 1, 2013, Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM started prparation for INET Armenia Conference organized by internetional Internet Society and ISOC AM. Registration is announced at INET Armenia and ISOC web sites.

The event will be live streamed at http://www.ustream.tv/embed/9833864
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July 23-27, 2013, Meissen, Germany. ISOC AM member Narine Khachatryan took part in the European Summer School on Internet Governance (Euro-SSIG).


July 17, 2013, Yerevan. ISOC AM President I.Mkrtumyan and Vice-President G.Saghyan took part in the ARMIX general meeting with the agenda:
1. ARMIX annual report
2. ARMIX future development
3. ARMIX Board and Chair election
4. Connection of companies with AS numbers
5. INET Armenia and IXP training


July 14-18, 2013, Durban. ISOC AM Board member Siranush Vardanyan took part in the ICANN Durban conference.


June 20-21, 2013, Yerevan. ISOC AM organized a remote hub for remote participation in the EuroDig forum in Lisbon.


June 6, 2013, Yerevan. ISOC AM launched the process of creating Armenian IDN.

June 1, 2013, Yerevan. ISOC AM conducted the country Internet penetration survey. The results will be published soon.

May 16, 2013, Yerevan. First Lady of Armenia Mrs. Rita Sargsyan and the Misniter of Culture of the RA, Mrs. Hasmik Poghosyan visited the Internet Accessibility Center for Blind and Visually Impaired People (IACB) created by ISOC Community Grant Program. ISOC AM president, Igor Mkrtumyan and vice-president, Armen Nazaryan,, told about the history of IACB creation, inclusion of global ISOC, further plans and problems the House of Culture of Blinds is facing.

May 13, 2013, Yerevan. Meeting of Armenian ALAC groups with Roberto Gaetano (ICANN ALAC) at ISOC AM. Igor Mkrtumyan (ISOC AM president), Grigori Saghyan (ISOC AM Vice-president), Siranush Vardanyan (ISOC AM Board member, head of Phyunik ALAC group), Lianna Galstyan (ISOC AM Board member, head of ISOC AM ALAC group, Narine Khachatryan (ISOC AM member, head of MediaEducation Center ALAC group), Hayk Baghyan (ISOC AM Board member) were present at the meeting. The activity of Armenian ALAC groups was reported and their location in ICANN ALAC discussed.

April 25, 2013, Yerevan. ISOC AM president Igor Mkrtumyan (IM) took part in the 4th Russian IGF. During the forum he met with Jacek Gajewski (Chapter Development Manager, ISOC Europe) and Frederick Donck (Director European Regional Bureau, ISOC). They discussed the future plans of ISOC AM and coordinated it with ISOC plans. IM had also took part in the meeting of East European and Central Asian ccTLDs called by Veni Markovski (ICANN VP).


April 17, 2013, Yerevan. The official opening of the Internet Accessibility Center for Blind and Visually Impaired People (IACB) created by ISOC Community Grant Program. Representatives of public organizations, ministry of Social Security, media were present. The main equipment was provided by ISOC grant. Ministry of Transport and Communications as well as IRD Armenian office also provided equipment and furniture.

April 7-11, 2013, Beijing. ISOC AM Board members Lianna Galstyan and Siranush Vardanyan took part in the ICANN Beijing conference.

February 23, 2013, Yerevan. Annual meeting of ISOC AM (Photos). More than 80 members were present. Igor Mkrtumyan, ISOC AM president, made a report on the work done by ISOC AM on 2010-2012. The report was approved. I. Mkrtumyan was reelected as President of ISOC AM for 3 more years. 5 new Board members were elected:
- Ralph Yirikyan, General Manager of Vivacell-MTS, the largest mobile operator of Armenia;
- Andranik Aleksanyan, former director of ISOC AM, now Deputy Minister of Transport and Communications;
- Siranush
Vardanyan, member of ICANN NomCom, head of Phyunik ALAC group in Armenia;
- Hayk Baghyan, Director of Media Education Center, head of Safe Internet program in Armenia;
- Lianna Galstyan, head of ISOC AM ALAC group.
Gagik Grigoryan, the Chief of Staff of the Ministry of Transport and Communications (MTC), representative of the Armenian government in ICANN GAC, was elected as a new vice president of ISOC AM with the responsibility of coordinating ISOC AM and MTC policies in Internet governance.
Arman Nersissyan was approved in the position of Director of ISOC AM.


January 25, 2013, Yerevan. Armenian Safer Internet Committee meeting took place where the nearest plans were discussed (Safe.am is a joint initiative of the Media Education Center and ISOC Armenia in partnership with Orange Armenia, the National Center of Educational Technologies of the Ministry of Education and Science and the Yerevan City Municipality).

January 25, 2013, Yerevan. ISOC AM Board member, Grigor Vahanyan, published the ranking of Armenian educational and media web sites.

December 14, 2012, Dubai, UAE. ISOC AM Vice-president, Grigori Saghyan, took part in the WCIT conference. Signatories of the Final Acts

December 8, 2012. ISOC AM co-sponsored the ArmNet 2012 conference.
Armnetawards: The best Armenian websites.

October 14-18, 2012. ISOC AM Vice-President, Grigori Saghyan, participated in ICANN 45 meeting in Toronto

Sep 24-28, 2012. ISOC AM Vice-President, Albert Toneyan, and Board member, AMNIC manager, Hrant Dadivanyan participated in the RIPE 65 meeting in Amsterdam.

September 20, 2012. ISOC AM launched a web space security monitoring web site www.websec.am

September 11-13, 2012. ISOC AM Board member, Anna Karakhanyan participated in the Fifth International conference for ccTLD registries and registrars of CIS, Central and Eastern Europe in Budva, Montenegro. Anna Karakhanyan made a presentation on Administraton of AM domain.

August 25-26, 2012. ISOC AM member, Arman Atoyan, participated in the Campus Party Europe in Berlin - Germany's largest technology festival. Campus Party is the biggest electronic entertainment event in the world. It's a weeklong, 24-hours-a-day technology festival for thousands of "campuseros" - hackers, developers, gamers and geeks. Equipped with computers and other toys, they camp on-site and immerse themselves in a truly unique environment.

August 2012. Workshop "ISOC position on ACTA, SOPA and PIPA"

July 2012. Presentation of Jovan Kurbalija's book "Internet Governance" published in Armenian

July 6, 2012. IPv6 day in Armenia. ISOC Armenia and ASNET-AM organized an IPv6 day in Armenia. A. Petrosyan made a presentation on the upgrade of Armenia academic and research network to IPv6 readiness. I.Mkrtumyan made a presentation on the state of IPv6 in Armenia and the problems to be solved.

June 15, 2012. The ISOC AM organized a round table at the Digitec Business Forum to discuss the issue of past/present and Future of Freenet.am.

June 7, 2012. The ISOC Community Grants Programme Committee has selected ISOC AM Chapter's project: "Creation of Internet Availability Center at the Cultural Center of the Armenian Society of Blind and Visually Impaired People" for funding.

April 22-24, 2012. ISOC AM member Karen Gasparyan took part in the Global INET 2012 conference.

January 2012. ICANN, USA. ISOC AM became a member of ALAC of ICANN.

December 7, 2011. ISOC AM co-sponsored the ArmNet 2011 conference. Armnetawards: The best Armenian websites.

Nov 17, 2011. The ISOC Community Grants Programme Committee has selected FSL's project: "Establishing a Content Creation Centre in the Fundamental Scientific Library of the National Academy of Sciences of Armenia" for funding. ISOC AM is co-financing the project.

Nov 9, 2011. ISOC AM President, Igor Mkrtumyan, Vice-Presidents, Vladimir Sahakyan and Grigori Saghyan as well as ISOC AM members, Narine Khachatryan and Arman Atoyan participated in the INET Bucharest.

October 14-16, 2011, Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM co-sponsored the 1st Armenian International Congress on Telemedicine and eHealth "ARMTELEMED: Road to the Future", http://congress.armtelemed.org .

July 6, 2011. IPv6 day in Armenia

May 12, 2011. The ISOC Community Grants Programme Committee has selected ASNET-AM's project: "Upgrade of Armenia Academic (Research) Network to IPv6 Readiness" for funding. ISOC AM is co-financing the project

Nov 23, 2010. The ISOC Community Grants Programme Committee has selected UITEr's project: "Starting Up the Armenian Internet Exchange" for funding.

May 2010. RIPE. AMNIC (ITC) got an AS number from RIPE.

July 2008. ICANN, USA. The ISOC AM became a member of ccNSO of ICANN.

November 12-14, 2007. Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM hosted the NATO/ISOC Workshop “Armenian National Research and Education Networks: Achievements, Problems and Solutions”.

May 2007. Internet Society, USA. ISOC AM became a Chapter of ISOC.

April 2007. ICANN, USA. ISOC AM exchanged accountability framework letters with ICANN.

July 2006. Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC Armenia filed an application to the global ISOC to become an ISOC Chapter.

2006. Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM received a grant of OSI for creation of a center for mobile consultants (e-riders).

2005. Yerevan, Armenia.ISOC AM received a grant of OSI for training network administrators for schools.

2004. Yerevan, Armenia.ISOC AM received a grant of OSI for the establishment of a training center for the national network of telecenters based on schools and training the staff of telecenters.

2003. Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM participated in the EF project ”Priorities in the Development of Telecommunications Sector in the South Caucasus”.

2002. Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM received a grant of EF for establishment of the center for e-commerce and training of e-commerce specialists.

2001. Yerevan, Armenia. ISOC AM received a grant of EF for the establishment of a training center for Microsoft software.

January 2000. Yerevan, Armenia. AmIUG was renamed into ISOC AM.

November 1998. Yerevan, Armenia. AmIUG applied for CEEnet membership.

1997. IANA, USA. AmIUG received the rights to manage the AM TLD domain from IANA.

September 1996. Yerevan, Armenia. By the agreement with Arminco and a decision of AmIUG Board the AMNIC was incorporated into the AmIUG.

October 1994. Yerevan, Armenia. Armenia Network Information Center (AMNIC) was established in Arminco by Edgar Danielyantz.

October 1994. Yerevan, Armenia. The Armenian Internet Useres Group NGO (AmIUG, later renamed into ISOC AM) was founded and registered at the Ministry of Justice of Armenia.

October 1993. Yerevan, Armenia. An initiative group for founding the Armenian Internet Useres Group (AmIUG) was created and started developing the Charter.

 



 

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