Ahmad Motamedi

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Ahmad Motamedi
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Chancellor of the Amir Kabir University
Assumed office
23 June 2014
Preceded by Alireza Rahaei
Minister of Communication and Information Technology
In office
1 December 2000 – 22 August 2005
President Mohammad Khatami
Preceded by Mohammad Reza Aref
Succeeded by Mohammad Soleimani
Personal details
Born 1953 (age 62–63)
Tehran, Iran
Nationality Iranian
Political party Independent
Children 5
Alma mater Pierre and Marie Curie University
Religion Islam

Seyyed Ahmad Motamedi (In Persian: سید احمد معتمدی) (born 1953 in Tehran) is an Iranian politician & member of Amirkabir University of Technology (Tehran Polytechnic)'s Electrical Engineering faculty. He has also been the chancellor of this university since June 2014. He was the Iranian Minister of Communication and Information Technology until August 24, 2005, and was replaced by Mohammad Soleimani.

Motamedi earned his BS in Electronics from Amirkabir University of Technology in 1978 and his MS and PhD, both in Digital Electronics and Informatics Systems, from Pierre and Marie Curie University, France, in 1980 and 1983 respectively. He has been a faculty member of the Electrical Engineering department of Amirkabir University of Technology since 1984.

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