Fund-Raising event

Public Talk Salon. Mindfulness

Inspiring Talks in English
May, 20 Yerevan, Armenia

Enjoy inspiring talks in English, engage in an international networking event in Yerevan and contribute to a great cause.

The conference has a big goal — to deliver meaningful ideas on the topic of Mindfulness, bring people together and help Armenian charity foundations and NGOs.

While listening to others you will reveal something meaningful about yourself.
You will hear 6 TED-style talks in English revolving around the topic of Mindfulness. On stage you will see amazing professionals who are immersed in what they are doing, open to the new opportunities life has in store and willing to share valuable ideas and thoughts.

It’s not just about listening — it’s also about international networking!

Meet new people and expand your network with new contacts. The guests of the event will explore networking opportunities and engage in a number of activities to make useful connections.

Immerse yourself in the English-speaking environment

Enjoy 4 hours of a full-scale international event in the heart of Yerevan. You will get a chance to substantially expand your command of English by listening to speakers as well as engaging with the participants of the event from all over the globe.


Amazing professionals sharing their valuable ideas

Bright memorable performances and networking
We unite guests from all over the world in the heart of Yerevan

The speakers of the Public Talk Salon are professionals in various fields united by the passion of celebrating life and making the world a better place.
  • Vera Veselova
    Ambassador of inner comfort and self-reliance. Mom,doctor, teacher,dancer.

    How to allow your mind to be imperfect?

    What is a “good girl” syndrome and how to keep from feeling ashamed when making mistakes
  • Daria Pavlova
    Financial analyst

    Does your mind need higher education anymore?

    How to keep thinking positive when your knowledge and expertise seem to be useless

  • Oksana Roenko
    English teacher & life-coach.

    Always do what your mind is
    afraid to do

    How to dare dive into one’s fears and how to become a better version of oneself
  • Anna Gracheva

    Personal brand professional, Life & Business coach

    What makes your mind alive

    How to find your true values ​​that will help you go through life in the right direction. How to choose a job, an environment, a business that will bring joy

  • Dana Sabitova
    Expert in assistants recruitment and training in Kazakhstan
    Role Model

    How role modelling can help your mind develop new skills and become a better version of yourself.
Invited Speakers
  • Hasmik Tangyan

    Performer, choreographer, and somatic therapy practitioner based in Yerevan, Armenia.

    For 10 years has been working as a dance movement therapist with kids and teens with autism and other developmental disorders.

    Currently working at AYG psychological Center as a somatic therapist and teaches somatic practices at the Yerevan State Choreographic College.

    Founder of Contemporary Choreography Lab Armenia and Arvestaran NGO.

  • Nare Galstyan

    Сommunications specialist and public speaking coach.

    She has been teaching public speaking and debating for 4 years with school children.

    Currently, she works as a Communications Manager at APY.

    How to take off the heavy weight of overthinking

  • Harutyun Alpetyan
    Waste governance expert, program manager and lecturer at the American University of Armenia (AUA) Acopian Center for the Environment.

    His current research and work aim to promote and accelerate the transition towards a circular economy through education, innovation, and policy change.

    The area of his research and work in the sector involves development of green policies and strategies, behavioral change, sustainable waste management planning, among others.

    Passionate about awareness-raising and education, Harutyun also teaches environmental courses at the American University of Armenia.
    Environmental Mindfulness
The members of the jury are experts in various areas of public speaking united by the passion to help people express their ideas on stage in a clear and meaningful way. The task will be to assess the talks and choose the winner among the speakers.
  • Diana Chobanyan

    Project manager with 10 years in social impact, innovation, and entrepreneurship.

    Previously Executive Director of Armenian Progressive Youth and co-founder of EcoHub.

    Has cooperated with ChangemakerXchange and MitOst for youth empowerment programs. Passionate about equitable, democratic, and participatory outcomes for Armenia.

    Enjoys traveling, yoga, TED talks, and wellbeing events.

  • Yulia Sedova

    The author of the "Acoustics" project, a stand-up comedian, a curator of TEDx speakers, and a corporate trainer on public speaking.

  • Stella Bedzhanyan

    An experienced yoga and meditation teacher with 8 years of teaching under her belt. She holds a Master's degree in Social Psychology, which has provided her with valuable insight into the workings of the human mind.

    Member of the startup Mindy, where she serves as a mindfulness specialist. At Mindy, she utilizes her expertise to guide and support individuals in their mindfulness journey.

This is a fundraising event aimed at supporting Armenian NGOs with their great cause

  • Armenian Progressive Youth
    A non- profit, non- political organization aiming to support, inspire and engage young people from Armenia and all over the world to develop their social leadership skills, to take their civic responsibility and to act as change-makers. Through our projects, initiatives and non-formal education tools we help young people to succeed, ensuring that they develop their knowledge, skills, attitudes and competences to fit the modern world. Our organization believes that progressive, educated, skillful, open-minded and engaged young people possess all the power to become actors of change in Armenia and beyond. Because youth is not only the future, but the present!

  • Arvestaran

    A non-profit organization creating a safe and enabling environment where disadvantaged groups and the wider community will build an inclusive and aware society. Arvestaran supports people with autism and other developmental disorders of all ages to develop and advance their living, social, and self-advocacy skills

Event program

When: May, 20 (Saturday)

Where: Impact Hub Yerevan

80 Tigran Mets Ave, Yerevan 0005, Armenia

(See on map)

14:00 – 14:20
Registration, networking
14:20 – 14:30
Opening ceremony
Networking session
15:00 – 16:00
Inspiring talks
Coffee-break, networking
16:30 – 17:30
Inspiring talks
17:30 – 18:00
Public Talk Awards
Organizers and Hosts

Founders of Star Talk Language School

Business Trainers, Business English Teachers, Cross-Cultural Communication Trainers, Public Talk Project Authors and Trainers.

All the funds raised with ticket sales will be forwarded to Arvestaran and APY NGOs to support the Armenian Youth

10000 5000 AMD till May, 18

10000 7000 AMD on May, 19

10000 AMD on May, 20

If you have any questions regarding the tickets, please contact us at +37495280987 or telegram

Sign up for Public Talk Salon

Inspiring Talks in English



Book your ticket

Fill in the form below and we will contact you shortly

By clicking on the button, you consent to the processing of personal data and agree to the privacy policy
Do you have any questions? Contact us!
I agree to the Terms of Service

Contact number: +37495280987


Address: Impact Hub Yerevan 80 Tigran Mets Ave, Yerevan 0005, Armenia (See on map)

Фотографии и тексты использованы для демонстрации возможностей шаблона сайта, пожалуйста, не используйте их в коммерческих целях.