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 CiviCERT-AM team. Samvel deals with various aspects of information security, as well a cybersecurity and content security, including fact checking and combatting disinformation.
Founder of Illuria Security
Antranig Vartanian is a Unix security engineer, who has worked at Armenia's national computer emergency response team - CERT for two years and now leads the EVN CERT. He is also the founder of Illuria Security, a company, which automates honeypots, to discover hackers more effectively.
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 CiviCERT.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.
Full-stack web developer
Tigran Azatyan is a web developer, founder of CREATEIT SOFTWARE LLC.