Dr Syed Faraz Hasan is a Senior Lecturer at Massey University, New Zealand, where he leads the Telecommunication and Network Engineering research group. He has lead several projects funded by the Ministry of Business of New Zealand, Internet New Zealand and Samsung Electronics of Korea. His research has been covered in a number of newspapers including the Los Angeles Times, New Zealand Herald, Business Standard (India) and The Indian Express. He is a member of the Science Policy Exchange panel, which is lead by the New Zealand Prime Minister's Chief Science Advisor. He has published two books in addition to a number of international publications.