In Akhaltsikhe on November 1 was a festival. Foundation support to Javakhheti Georgia’s 2nd Office and ”ArMat” 4th Engineering Laboratory has been opened.
From now on Akhaltsikhe children will also have the opportunity to get acquainted with information technology, engineering and mathematics in a well-equipped and up-to-date educational environment. English classes will also be held for Javakheti children at the Foundation support to Javakhheti’s office.
The project to establish the ”ArMat” Engineering Laboratory in Akhaltsikhe was funded by the ‘’Hrayr and Anna Hovnanyan’’ Foundation. The ”Armat” Program in Javakhk is being implemented in Georgia by the ”Javakheti Support” Foundation in partnership with the Union of Advanced Technology Enterprises.
In the opening ceremony was attended many guests from Armenia and Georgia. Also were present a delegation of the ”Foundation support to Javakhheti” and the UATE, A group of memberrs of Parlament from “My Step” and “Bright Armenia” political fractions, representatives of local authorities and clergy, businessmen, public and cultural figures.
In his speech Chairman of the Board of Trustees ”Javakheti Support” Foundation Sos Sahakyan said in that Georgian children can also attend this center.
“With the Georgian representative we have repeatedly discussed the issue of introducing the ”ArMat” education programm into Georgian schools. It is also fully translated and adapted for Georgian children. While the discussions are in process, ”Javakheti Support” Foundation is taking the first step. In Akhaltsikhe’s ”ArMat” center a Georgian group will also operate, where Georgian children can attend. I am sure that in future we will have an opportunity to rejoice the success of our two nations children.
We attach great importance this program, because leading-edge technologies play a crucial role in the modern world, and in our small Christian island, where Armenians and Georgians live as a neighbor, the main wealth is person and the human mind. ”
The head of “Bright Armenia” Parliamentary Group Edmon Marukyan welcomed the residents of Javakhk and expressed the hope that the establishment of such centers would become another link connecting children and community with their country and would no longer have to travel to big cities to get to know the modern world of technology.
Coordinator of ”ArMat” Engineering Laboratories Sedrak Vardanyan conveyed the greetings of Director of the Company Karen Vardanyan and assured that ”ArMat” Engineering Laboratories, in addition to addressing children’s educational and future professional orientation, can also help address the common problem of demographic and regional demographics.
The opening ceremony continued with the cultural part.
The clergymen held a ceremony, after which the students of the “ArMat” laboratories of Javakhk presented their works.