GIST IHub EPIC at AUA Supports Innovators

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The U.S. Department of State’s Global Innovation through Science and Technology (GIST) Initiative empowers science and technology innovators in over 130 emerging economies. Through GIST, U.S. experts and businesses have a path to make direct connections with the most promising global entrepreneurs and innovators.

The GIST Innovation Hub Entrepreneurship & Product Innovation Center (EPIC) at the American University of Armenia (AUA) was highlighted in the interview titled, “GIST IHub EPIC at AUA Supports Innovators.” The interview touched on the Entrepreneurship Summer Festival 2020, the Fall 2020 incubation program, Armenia’s innovation ecosystem, and more.

The Entrepreneurship and Product Innovation Center (EPIC) is a platform of the American University of Armenia (AUA) for promoting entrepreneurial education, cross-disciplinary collaboration, and startup venture incubation. EPIC provides an ecosystem for emerging entrepreneurs consisting of first-class facilities and collaborative workspace, programs and events, and a network of mentors, advisors, and investors. EPIC fosters the understanding and application of entrepreneurship in students and faculty at AUA to craft high-impact multidisciplinary ventures.