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Haykaz Baghyan

Director of Media Education Center

Haykaz Baghyan is the founding director of Media Education Center (Armenia), organization promoting media literacy education since 2007. Mr. Baghyan is also the Director of the Safer Internet Armenia Program, raising awareness about Internet risks, privacy and security issues among the general population. Mr. Baghyan is a Board Member of ISOC Armenia, he headed the Armenian Editions of the Council of Europe’s Internet Literacy Handbook and DiploFoundation’s Internet Governance Book, which was the first large-scale initiative to develop the Armenian language in the field of Internet Governance. Previously, Mr. Baghyan was a content coordinator of the SiliconArmenia initiative, carried out in frames of the World Bank ‘From Brain Drain to Brain Gain’ program and was engaged in a number of high tech initiatives in Armenia. Mr. Baghyan has graduated from the State Engineering Academy of Armenia.