Message from the RA Prime Minister 

Tigran Sargsyan, to the Third Microelectronics Olympiad 

Tigran Sargsyan
RA Prime Minister

I welcome the organizers and participants of the Third Annual Armenian Microelectronics Olympiad held in the framework of "IT Month" and "Synopsys Week in Armenia" events.

The development of IT sector, the accomplishment of IT society and knowledge-based economy are today priority directions of Armenia's economy and are under the immediate auspices of RA Government.

Holding Microelectronics Olympiad in Armenia as well as similar events that stimulate to the development of this area, undoubtedly, contribute to the maintenance of the best traditions of IT sector in our country and to the development consonant with time requirements. I am sure young specialists of that area will get introduced to the contemporary problems and requirements of microelectronics during the Olympiad which will allow directing their knowledge to meeting those demands, filling the rows of the best specialists of the area with highly qualified young resources in the future.

In that sense this incentive of Synopsys Armenia aimed at training and discovering qualified specialists in IT sector meeting international standards and the requirements of contemporary market is praiseworthy

I wish the organizers and participants promising results and future achievements in the development of the most significant area - microelectronics which requires innovative and complex knowledge in Armenia.