Human Rights Defenders
director of ArmSec foundation
Samvel Martirosyan is involved in various IT initiatives, he is the director of the ArmSec foundation and a co-founder of CyberHUB-AM team. Samvel deals with various aspects of information security, as well a cybersecurity and content security, including fact checking and combatting disinformation.
Director of MDI Armenia
Artur Papyan is the director of Media Diversity Institute – Armenia (MDI Armenia), the country representative for Techsoup and a co-founder of the CyberHUB-AM team. Artur also works as a freelance IT auditor, IT and Media researcher and consultant.
Artur has worked as a senior multimedia editor and internet journalist with RFE/RL’s Armenian Service, he has co-founded and worked as the CEO of “Azatutyun TV” LLC.
In recent years he has taught online media, internet journalism, and professional ethics at a number of Armenian universities.
Vartan Arzumanyan is an IT security specialis, a network and system administrator.
Web Software Engineer and Architect with more than 15 years of experience of design, engineering, refactoring and migrations of systems and solutions. Focused on security, resilience, and robustness.
Seda Shiganyan is a media expert, a former editor and journalist with years of experience.