Armenia Investment Forum

Your Gateway to major markets

October 10-11, 2016 New York

Why Invest in Armenia?


Armenia offers great opportunities to foreign investors and its appeal is fourfold: it has a unique geographical location and cultural heritage that provides a strategic access for businesses to markets in Russia/CIS countries, The European Union and the Middle East; it provides one of the most liberal and favorable investment regimes among emerging economies; it has a stable macroeconomic environment and the economy has been steadily expanding for the last 2 decades; Armenia has a skilled and highly educated labor force that contributed to the robust development of high-tech industries and services sectors.

About Armenia


The history of Armenia and Armenians goes back more than 2500 years. Historically located along the most active trading routes, Armenia today is a country with a purposeful, welcoming and talented people, many historical monuments, a rich culture, traditional hospitality, delicious and healthy food, an alluring nature and safe environment.

Investment forum Speakers

The event is organized under the high patronage and with the participation of H.E. Serzh Sargsyan, President of the Republic of Armenia.


H.E. Serzh Sargsyan

President of the republic of armenia

Robert L. Kuhn

Founder of Kuhn Foundation

Vache Gabrielyan

deputy prime minister

Mark Hoplamazian

Chief Executive Officer, President and Director, Hyatt Hotels Corporation
And Many More


Interested in Sponsorship?

Download Sponsorship Package

Investment Forum Agenda

16:30-17:00 Registration
17:00-18:30 Plenary Panel: Armenia as a Gateway to Major MarketsOpening Speech by H.E. Serzh Sargsyan, President of the Republic of Armenia
Perspectives from: Armenia l EEU l EU l USA l Middle East
18:30-19:30 Reception: Wine and Brandy tasting
19:30-21:00 Gala dinner hosted by H.E. Serzh Sargsyan, President of the Republic of Armenia
8:00-9:00 Registration
9:00-10:00 Plenary Panel: Doing Business in Armenia
10:15-11:30 Breakout Sessions: Set 1. Sectoral Presentations and Panel Connectivity / Energy / Pharma / Agri - Food
11:45-13:00 Breakout Sessions: Set 2. Sectoral Presentations and Panel Finance / Tourism / Information Technology / Mining
13:00-14.30 Plated lunch and networking event
14.30-16:15 Investment projects and opportunities
16:15-17:45 Private investment support tools by Development Financial Institutions
17:45-18:00 Closing Session

Contact Us

Garen Mikirditsian

Chief Executive Officer (Acting) Development Foundation of Armenia

5, Mher Mkrtchian Street
0010 Yerevan, Armenia

+374 11 597 808
Jacob H. Yahiayan

Managing Member
Continental Advisory Services, LLC

14 Wall Street, 20th Floor
New York, New York 10005

212 618 1640