Date: April 16, 2016
Event Type: Workshop
Speakers: Ms. Diana Harutyunyan, Ms. Astghine Pasoyan, Mr. Alen Amirkhanian
Event Title: Yerevan Sustainable Energy Action Plan: City’s University Students Speak!
Venue: Manoogian Hall, American University of Armenia
The Municipality of Yerevan is currently developing a Sustainable Energy Action Plan (SEAP) that among its several goals includes reducing the ...
To accelerate development of ecotourism in Armenia by creating a platform for exchange of ideas and experiences as well as creating a network of stakeholders the AUA Ecotourism Conference brought together more than 480 stakeholders, representing over 100 organizations and communities, from all corners of Armenia and Nagorno-Karabakh.
Date: February 25, 2016
Event Type: Public Debate
Speakers: Mr. Hayk Harutyunyan, Ms. Diana Harutyunyan, Ms. Astghine Pasoyan, Ms. Inga Zarafyan
Event Title: Sustainable Energy Systems in the South Caucasus: Reality or Illusion?
Venue: Akian Art Gallery, American University of Armenia
The three countries of the South Caucasus (SC) – Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia – face ...
Date: December 18, 2015
Event Type: Public Lecture
Speaker: Dr. Natella Mirzoyan
Event Title: Water Treatment and Re-Use for “Near Zero-Discharge” Aquaculture Facilities
Venue: Room 313W, PAB, American University of Armenia
Liquid and solid salty waste from recirculating aquaculture systems (RASs) are often a source of environmental pollution and salinization of receiving soils and water bodies. ...
Date: November 2, 2015
Event Type: Discussion with Civil Society
Guest Speakers: Mr. Ricky Collins (SLR Consulting, UK) & Mr. Håkan Tarras-Wahlberg (Swedish Geologic, AB, Sweden)
Event Title: Risk Assessment and Best Practices in Mine Waste Management
Venue: Room 308E, PAB, American University of Armenia
The World Bank office in Armenia, Swedish Geologic AB, and the ...
Date: October 12, 2015
Event Type: Public Talk
Speaker: Mr. Matt Bogoshian, JD
Event Title: The Power of Partnerships: American Trends that Entrepreneurs around the World Can Use for Profit, People and the Planet
Venue: Alex and Marie Manoogian Hall, PAB, American University of Armenia
As the United Nations rolls out its new sustainable development goals, ...
Date: September 15, 2015
Event Type: Information Session
Guest Speakers: Ms. Liana Ghahramanyan and Ms. Anne Fenner
Event Title: OZONE: All There Is between You and UV
Venue: 414W, PAB, American University of Armenia
A short introduction into the problem of the ozone layer depletion will be followed by the international response and results gained by ...
Date: July 24-25, 2015
Event Type: Workshop
Instructor: Biayna Bogosian
Event Title: Computational Design with Grasshopper
Venue: 208E, PAB, American University of Armenia
This workshop introduces participants to Grasshopper, a node-based algorithmic editor that functions as a plug-in within the Rhinoceros environment. Grasshopper enables designers to explore variation and possibilities in an efficient workflow. Furthermore, Grasshopper ...
Date: July 20, 2015
Event Type: Discussion
Event Title: Designing with Data
Venue: 308E, PAB, American University of Armenia
Through the development of information technologies our relationship with objects and the built environment have become intrinsic that has allowed the world to become a live information platform. The rise of digital methods in design, real-time environmental ...
Date: May 25 – June 15, 2015
Event Type: Graduate Course
Event Title: ENV 320: Solving Environmental Problems Using GIS
Instructors: Hovik Sayadyan and Arthur Dolmajian
Venue: American University of Armenia
The course aims to introduce and develop introductory and intermediate skills in application of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) to visualize, analyze, and interpret relationships, patterns ...