Cancelled!! Country Talk Armenia

5. March 2020 AlumniDevelopment Research
Green hilly landscape and high and snow covered mountains in the background
In the third edition of the 'Country Talk' scholars from Armenia will introduce us to the history and culture, as well as cuisine of Armenia.

The OeAD Country Talks introduce countries of origin of OeAD scholars and alumni to a wider audience. In the third edition APPEAR scholars invite us to a journey to Armenia to learn more about geography and culture as well as the cuisine of Armenia. In addition, cooperation programmes in the field of higher education and development will be presented.

When: Thursday, 2 April 2020, 18:00-21:00

Where: OeAD building, Ebendorferstraße 7, 1010 Vienna


18:00 Welcome Remarks

  • Jakob Calice (OeAD Managing Director)
  • Ambassador of the Republic of Armenia to Austria (tbc)

18:15 Country Talk

  • "Journey to Armenia" by Hasmik Hovakimyan (PhD student, APPEAR Scholar)
  • APPEAR in Armenia by Andreas Obrecht (OeAD, APPEAR Programme Director)
  • EU in Armenia by Gerhard Volz (OeAD, Head of Department International Cooperation in Higher Education)

19:00 Traditional Circle Dance

  • with Tigran Keryan (PhD student, APPEAR Scholar)

19:30 Traditional Cuisine from Armenia