Research: Director of research and innovation at Ryerson Digital Media Zone. Currently focused on context aware computing, mobile sensing and ambient intelligence, and how they can transform societies in substantial and positive ways.
Authorship: 19 peer-reviewed publications and patents in Ubiquitous Computing.
Accolades: In 2012, Hossein was named by MIT Technology Review a TR35; an award that names the world’s top 35 innovators under the age of 35. Past winners of the award include Sergey Brin of Google and Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook.