2012-04-25
ISO president B.Alyoshin visit to Armenia

On April 18-19 by invitation of National Institute of Standards director Y. Azaryan ISO president B. Alyoshin and Russian Federation Federal Agency on Technical Regulating and Metrology director G.Elkin were in Armenia with the first official visit.

The visit was aimed to emphasize the importance of standardization at the country’s economic development, as well as to highlight recent successes of Armenia in international standardization arena.

On April 18, Tigran Sargsyan, the prime minister of Republic of Armenia, met with delegation. He expressed satisfaction with cooperation with ISO and thanked Boris Alyoshin for his assistance to Armenia. Tigran Sargsyan and Boris Alyoshin also discussed further bilateral cooperation in the fields of national and international standardization.

                                    

The same day Tigran Davtyan, the minister of economy, met with delegation. During the meeting interlocutors discussed the methods of harmonization national standards with International (ISO), European (EN) and Russian (GOST) standards, and the potential of Armenia to participate in regional standardization process.

After the official meetings B.Alyoshin and G.Elkin attended the National Institute of Standards where they were introduced the work of the last years in the standardization area. B.Alyoshin expressed satisfaction with the level of development of the Institute and noted that ISO will be continuously support the further development of standardization in developing countries.

On April 19, ISO president visited Yerevan State University, where he lectured for the students of Department of Economics on the topic of «Importance of standardization for economic development».  The lecture aroused great interest for both students and faculty. At the end of lecture B.Alyoshin gladly answered all questions.

                         

Later the delegation visited Genocide Memorial and Museum, where paid their respects to the victims of genocide.

On the second half of April 19, the delegation took part in the exclusive award ceremony organized by National Institute of Standards. For the active participation of development and implementation of standards 20 Armenian organizations received gold awards. The awards were granted by ISO president B. Alyoshin, Russian Federation Federal Agency on Technical Regulating and Metrology director G.Elkin, RA Minister of Economy T.Davtyan and National Institute of Standards director Y.Azaryan.


The delegation left Armenia on April 19 evening.

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