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Seyed M.S. Emamian (Dr)

Seyed M.S. Emamian (Dr)

President, SATRA (Iranian Audiovisual Media Regulatory Authority) and founding partner of GPTT (Governance and Policy Thinktank)

Dr Seyed Emamian is currently the president of SATRA, the statutory body in charge of the regulation of Audiovisual media service providers including, but not limited to, Video-on-Demand (VoD) and Video Sharing Platforms. As a convergent industry, SATRA is working closely with other relevant regulatory bodies like telecommunication authority in Iran.

Before joining SATRA in 2019, Dr Emamian was based in academia as the founder of the Governance and Policy Think Tank (GPTT), a University affiliated institution at Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, where he was conducting several policy research on regulation of disruptive technologies and sharing platforms.

In 2014, He completed his PhD in Governance and Public Policy at Edinburgh University, UK.

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