Girls in Tech - Armenia
Seda Papoyan is the founder and the executive director of Girls in Tech Armenia chapter, being now responsible for overall management and the general programming of the activities, as well as all the partnership and development opportunities. Seda has a background in art history and cultural management with about 10+ years of experience as a journalist working for RFE/RL branch in Armenia, also in education and CSO sectors. She is addicted to media and technological innovations which she chases to use for change.Herself having 3 kids, Seda Papoyan acts also as a social activist promoting women rights, supporting and empowering mothers as full members of society. With strong interest in social entrepreneurship, in 2014 she founded a user-centric flexi childcare service in Yerevan, TaTa. And now she’s trying to expand childcare access to the regions and abroad via tech platform. Seda believes that the more women get engaged into the economy, the better social, psychological and financial rewards the society will secure.