An event was held in Boston on the occasion of the day of the national flag of Azerbaijan. It was attended by representatives of the Azerbaijani community in America, as well as Azerbaijani Ambassador to the United States Elin Suleymanov. It was noted at the event that the symbol of statehood, which was left in the heritage from the founders of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic, celebrates its 100th anniversary this year. The purposeful steps taken by President Ilham Aliyev to strengthen the statehood of Azerbaijan were particularly emphasized. Touching on the US-Caspian Innovation Forum held the day before in Boston, participants noted the important steps taken to develop innovative technologies in Azerbaijan, work on creating start-ups and ongoing reforms in the ecosystem sphere.