FAST Creates Angels Network to Support Armenian Startups


YEREVAN ( — The Foundation for Armenian Science and Technology (FAST) ( announced recently the creation of an Angels Network.

The official announcement took place on October 19, at the gala dinner dedicated to the “Machine Learning for Discovery Sciences” workshop, which was organized by FAST and the US National Science Foundation (US NSF).

Angels Network members Ruben Harutyunyan and Igor Khalatian reported that the initiative unites 15 Armenian entrepreneurs, who will provide financial and consulting assistance to Armenian startups.

FAST NextGen Council was also presented during the gala dinner. The council comprises 15 young Armenian scientists and engineers working in Armenia and abroad.

FAST signed three memorandums of understanding with the Ministry of Education and Science of Armenia; University of Southern California and Hamburg University of Technology.


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