Mr. Hojatollah Behrooz

Mr. Hojatollah Behrooz

Mr. Hojatollah Behrooz

Strategic advisor | Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries & Mines

Mr. Behrooz is currently Strategic Advisor of Head of Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries & Mines and Information Technology Advisor of Deputy of Mayor of Tehran. Until last year he was Traffic & Transportation Deputy Assistant of the Municipality of Tehran and for a long period was Managing Director and Board member of Tehran Traffic Control Company. He also functioned as General Manager of Information Technology Department of Road Transportation & Maintenance Organization and General Manager of Information Technology Department of Ministry of Interior.

He has given multiple expert speeches in various areas of traffic management, including but not limited to Tehran International ITS fair 2016, Tehran Sustainable City Conference, ITS World Congress 2012 (Vienna), ITS CANADA annual meeting 2013, Cost of Mobility – an answer to threats of traffic zone of Tehran (article to 11th Tehran traffic and transportation conference), Fragility Evaluation of Tehran traffic control cameras during earthquake and Introduction of dynamic emergency paths toward a sustainable city (2013), Sustainable City Conference (Malaysia.)

He has contributed to many publications in the area of traffic management with papers such as “A Starting to automatic  traffic Zones control”, “ Intelligent management of speed in freeways”, Challenges of implementation of Intelligent Transportation Systems in developing countries; Case study: Tehran (2013), Sustainable City Conference, A success story (2011), and Urban Transport Conference, Italy among others.

He has managed successful IT and ITS projects including such as the Fundamental plan of Intelligent Transportation Systems for Tehran city, Fiber optic Network for ITS & IT infrastructure of Tehran city, CCTV network, Over speeding detection and fining system, Traffic zone control system based on ANPR system, Fare collection system for 7000 BUS and 80 metro station base on RFID Technology, Bus management system based on Online GPS system with real time Passenger information system, Red light camera system, Intelligent tunnel management system, etc.

He is member of national and international societies such as member of UITP (International Association of Public Transport), member of Intelligent Transportation Systems Canada, Member of Australia Computer Society, member of Tehran Chamber of Commerce, member of first BRT line design team of Tehran city, and member of national ITS architecture of Iran.

He holds a Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Hardware from Isfahan University of Technology.