Yerevan – The WCIT 2019 organizing team is happy to announce that the Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU) has joined the 23rdWorld Congress on Information Technology (WCIT 2019) as a partner. AGBU is the largest Armenian non-profit organization with a physical and virtual presence in 97 countries.
As a partner of the WCIT 2019, AGBU lends its voice to another opportunity to showcase Armenia’s own brand of ingenuity and unique competencies to develop exceptional products of tomorrow. AGBU has developed an array of signature digital learning products and services— from the Armenian Virtual College(AVC) to eBooks, apps and web-based video resources — that connect the world to Armenian language, history and culture.
“For over 11 decades, AGBU has worked to maintain ties and offer services to Armenian communities scattered across the world, in a way acting as the first Armenian ‘cloud-networking’ platform. AGBU’s recent foray into technology as a tool for preserving and transmitting Armenian identity and culture truly reflects WCIT’s values” Said Alexander Yesayan, President of WCIT 2019 Yerevan.
WCIT 2019 will be held in Yerevan on October 6-9, 2019. The Congress is hosted by Armenia with the support and under the high patronage of the Government of the Republic of Armenia. The World Congress on Information Technology (WCIT) was established by the World Information Technology and Services Alliance (WITSA). Its main organizing body is the Union of Advanced Technology Enterprises (UATE).