12:17 | 06.03.19 | News | 9543

Alexis Ohanian and Acer founder Stan Shih to attend WCIT 2019 in Armenia

Reddit, Initialized Capital co-founder Alexis Ohanyan and Acer co-founder & Chairman Stan Shih have confirmed they will attend the World Congress of Information Technology, which is to be held in Yerevan on October 6-9, 2019, the Armenian government press service said.

Deputy Prime Minister of Armenia Tigran Avinyan said a few days ago that over 2000 representatives of public and private sectors from around 60 countries have been invited to the congress.

Back in February, Armenian Prime Minister announced that he personally invited leaders of a number of renowned companies to WCIT 2019 during the meetings with foreign partners and the World Economy Forum in Davos.

The theme of the congress is “Fulfilling the Promise of the Digital Age - The Power of Decentralization”. The topics include artificial intelligence, cyber security, digital decentralization, national digital agendas, smart cities, etc.