PERSONAL INFORMATION Mahdi Sanaei

  • Address 222, Daneshgah Alley, Iran Zamin Street, Shahrak Ghods, 1465943681 Tehran (iran)
  • Phone (+98) 912 517 6809
  • Email md.sanaei@gmail.com
  • Site transparency4iran.ir
  • Sex Male | Date of birth 21/09/1987 | Nationality Iranian

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

  • 2013–Present Ph.D. Student of Science and Technology Policy
    Tehran University, Tehran (Iran)
  • 2005–2012 B.Sc. & M.A. (continuous) in “Islamic Studies, Public Policy & Public Administration”
    Imam Sadiq University, Tehran (Iran)

WORK EXPERIENCE

  • 2014–Present:
    Center for Innovation and Technology Cooperation, Tehran (Iran)
  • 2015-Present:
    Transparency4Iran (Founder and Head)

PERSONAL SKILLS

  • Mother tongue: Persian
  • Other languages:
    English: Great (TOEFL: ibt 90)
    Arabic: Good
    French: Good

  • Communication skills: good communication skills based on years of experiences in team working, and teaching

  • Organisational / managerial skills:
    leadership (currently responsible for T4I movement with almost 15 members and volunteers)
    experience in project management (teaching in university)
    experience in organizational documentation (Currently having responsibility in CITC)
    experience in Managerial Information Systems (MIS), Desision Support Systems (DSS)

  • Computer skills
    Coding abilities (C++, VB, HTML, CSS)
    Microsoft Office expert (Teacher)
    Familiar with Computer Hardware, Network, Databases (Job Experiences)
    Internet Search and Crawling (Writing three volumes in this topic)

Conferences

  • Network on Learning, Innovation and Competence Building Systems, CICALICS 2014 (10th CICALICS), Article Title: Redefining STI Instruments by Rethinking the Innovation System, A Growth-based Approach and Framework
  • *2nd United Nation’s Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) Summer School (2011) *Lisbon, Portugal; As a Youth Peace Activist, Fully funded by the UNAOC
  • 4th United Nation’s Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) Forum (2011) **- Doha, Qatar; As a Youth Peace Activist, Fully funded by the UNAOC
  • The International Higher Education Congress: New Trends and Issues (UYK-2011), Article Title: A Philosophical Framework for Curriculum Planning, Some Islamic Thought Implications
  • International Conference on Islamic Solutions to Current Issues in the World (ISSC 2011), Article Title: A call for the Project: “The Model of Robubiah”*

Honours and awards

  • 2013: Honored Best Alumni of the year, Islamic Thought and Management Faculty
  • 2012: Ranked 32th nationally in the National Entrance Exam of Management Ph.D. category
  • 2012: Ranked 1st to enter the PH.D. Program, Tehran University
  • 2006: Being a sophomore, honored and received the title of “Best Student of the Management Faculty”, Imam Sadiq (a.s.) University

Selected Publications

  • Sanaei, M., Zolfagharzadeh, M. M. (2013). Science and Technology Diplomacy: a Theoretical Framework and Practical suggestions. Third International Conference of IRAMOT 2013 (In Persian)
  • Sanaei, M., Zolfagharzadeh, M. M., & Barmaki, M. (2011). Innovation in and Empowering the National Capacity in Project Documentation Management: Case Study: Karun 4 Dam. In Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference of Local Content. With Project Management Approach. (In Persian)
  • Sanaei, M. (2012). An analysis of the “Change Process”, a system approach. In Proceedings of the First National Conference of System Approach. (In Persian)
  • Sanaei, M., & Mohamadi, H. (2012). A Try to Provide a New Understanding of "Praying", a System Approach. In Proceedings of the First National Conference of System Approach. (In Persian)
  • Sanaei, M., & Payandeh, R. (2012). A Systematic Analysis of the Comprehensive Phenomenon of Growth. In Proceedings of the First National Conference of System Approach. (In Persian)