UNDERSTAND | June 7, 2016

Startup Armenia Establishes Ecosystem Mapping

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Within the last few years, Armenia's tech startup scene has demonstrated impressive growth. Particularly inspired by a number of exits and impressive funding rounds of fellow startupers, more and more entrepreneurs embrace technology to develop innovative solutions to old and new problems. Their growth is also supported by a number of incubators, acceleration programs, competitions, investors, international donors, educational institutions, government agencies, industry associations, policymakers, and other stakeholders.

Startup Armenia has identified the need of mapping their country's tech entrepreneurship ecosystem in order to inform all the stakeholders about each others' activities, available support and funding opportunities and running competitions. The project also aims at promoting Armenia – particularly articularly Yerevan, the capital – as a rapidly developing tech startup hub.

The map can be accessed at www.startuparmenia.org/map/

Hayk is one of the pioneers and key figures in Armenia’s reviving entrepreneurial ecosystem. From 2012 to 2015, he has served as the Host of… About the author