Dr. Mohammad R. ARASTI is Associate Professor of MOT at Graduate School of Management & Economics, Sharif University of Technology in Tehran-Iran. He received his PhD from Institut National Polytechnique de Grenoble (INPG) in France. His teaching and research activities focus on the areas of strategic management of technology, technology & innovation strategy and new product development. He is a member of International Association for Management of Technology (IAMOT) and also one the founders and the first president of Iranian Association for Management of Technology (IRAMOT). He has published several papers in international journals and international conferences. He has also served as consultant in several public and private, large as well as small, organizations.