Hamed TaherdoostDr Hamed Taherdoost is holder of Bachelor degree in the field of Science of Power Electricity, Master of Computer Science (Information Security), Doctoral of Business Administration; Management Information Systems and second PhD in the field of Computer Science.

With over 16 years of experience in the field of IT and Management, Dr Hamed has established himself as an industry leader in the field of Management and IT. Currently he is Chief Executive Officer at Hamta Business Solutions Sdn Bhd, Director and Chief Technological Officer at an IT Company, Asanware Sdn Bhd, Chief Executive Officer at Ahoora Ltd | Management Consultation Group, and Chief Executive Officer at Simurgh Pvt, an International Trade Company.

Dr.Hamed has been a part of many important breakthroughs in IT and Management projects. He specializes in Business Management and Information Technology Security. He started his career since 2001 as a Designer (panels & wiring) and Programmer in Tablokar. He worked as a Business Advisor and Project Manager at Beshnas Group Company near 6 years and around 3 years as an IT and Business Consultant in Mowena Capital and Esmology Sdn Bhd.

Most notably, Dr Hamed is known for his developments in many projects. He is highly involved with several projects in different industries including residential, oil and gas, laboratory, hospital, transportation and IT development as a project manager, programmer, business advisor, and security and quality officer. Outstandingly, he has been awarded as a best Supervisor and Project Advisor in My Dominica Trade House, during his supervision and consultation for Research and Development Department to provide three Business Plans for prime minister of CW of Dominica.

Remarkably, apart of his experience in industry background, he also has numerous extraordinary experiences in academic environment. Dr.Hamed has published more than 100 scientific articles in authentic journals and conferences. His academic experiences started from 2009, as a lecturer in Islamic Azad universities. Moreover, he is the Committee Member of Editorial board in 9 Journals from 2009 and Member of Organization Committee in 11 conferences from 2010. He is a member of European Alliance for Innovation, Informatics Society, Society of Computer Science, American Educational Research Association, British Science Association, Sales Management Association, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), IEEE Young Professionals, IEEE Council on Electronic Design Automation, and Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).

Particularly, he is a Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Associate in Project Management (CAPM), Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Information Security Manager (CISM), PMI Risk Management Professional, Project Management Professional (PMP), Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI) and Certified Information Systems (CIS).

His research interest areas are Management of Information System, Technology Acceptance Models and Frameworks, Information Security, Information Technology Management, Cryptography, Steganography, Smart Card Technology, Computer Ethics, Web Service Quality, Web Service Security, Web Mining, Performance Evaluation, Internet Marketing, Project Management and Leadership.