On August 1, 2013 AITA represented by the board of members organized a meeting with Mr. Jim N. Barnhart, Mission Director, U.S. Agency for International Development, at U.S. Embassy and his staff at the premises of AITA.

The aim of the meeting was to strengthen the collaboration between two institutions on having common activities and vision, such as lobbing together on the importance of IT in development of society and supporting AITA for specific activities regarding trainings, studies and legislative matters. In the conclusion of the meeting the both parties set a list of activities and actions to be followed, to achieve the above objectives.