Here are some news release on the event as published in some armenian newspapers around the world. 

International Conference on the history and culutre of Salmast  at Yerevan State University

Organized by Dr. V. Voskanyan,

YSU Iranian Language Head,

first from left; Hon. Araik Harutyunyan,

Minister of Culture, Education and Sport;

Zareh Sinanyan, Chief Commissioner of Diaspora Affairs;

His Grace Archbishop Chiftjian, Primate of Diocese of Atrpatakan;

Dr. P. Cowe, UCLA Narekatsi Armenian Chair Head;

Dr. Safrastian, Director of Oriental Institute,

National Academy of Science of Armenia.

From the back: S. Barkhoudarian,

L. Atoian, speakers and guests.