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Hamed Jafari

Hamed Jafari
Hamed is a startup community builder in Tehran. He is passionate in tech, entrepreneurship and innovation. You can reach him at Hamed[at]techrasa.com
Startup Istanbul Winning Teams
Startup Istanbul, one the leading startup event in Eurasia was held on October 3rd to 5th. More than 100 startups from over 40 countries were selected to attend the event along with 1500 people.
During a recent conference, Mohammad Hassan Entezari, Iran's Secretary of the Supreme Council of Cyberspace talked about their achievements and performance in the council. “The changes on cyberspace are rapid and profound. We need to catch up with the pace and manage these developments.”, said Entezari. “Right now, more than 5.5...
Nevisa Live, first ever online speech dictation software is now launched. Thanks to Nevisa, without the need of a keyboard, you can speak in your computer’s microphone and the software converts your words to Farsi alphabet.
Microsoft recently announced that its personal digital assistant can now support Farsi for instant translations. As the sanctions imposed on Iran’s economy are getting relaxed, Microsoft is noticing the big opportunity in this market.
Iran Post Company (IPC) is working with private sectors to distribute products from foreign e-commerce websites like Amazon and eBay. Right now IPC is working with a website called Yaataa. The website is on its beta version right now and will officially launch by mid-October.
On Thursday, September 5 2015, Seedstars Tehran got held at Avatech startup accelerator. The teams competed for a chance to win an all-inclusive trip to Switzerland for one week to attend Seedstars World in March 2016.
In a country where half of the most popular social media platforms are blocked to its people, seeing the dazzling statistics of Iranian users in such networks may seem shocking.
On Tuesday, August 18th, Avatech held a press conference, updating the media of its latest achievement and activities. “Application for cycle #3 of Avatech Accelerator will be open until September 20th”, said Mohsen Malayeri, CEO of Avatech.
We are glad to announce that Seedstars World is coming back to Tehran with the partnership of TechRasa and Iran Entrepreneurship Association (IEA). The event is taking place on September 3rd, at Avatech startup accelerator.
What we're witnessing right now in Iran, is an Entrepreneurial renaissance. In every young startup community, the role of regional innovation centers for building a vibrant environment for entrepreneurs is vital. Iran Entrepreneurship Association is an NGO which is taking part in this role.

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