Barmak Heshmat
Persian tips for reaching the tipping point

Barmak Heshmat, a researcher and futurist explores in this opening short talk for TEDxKish three short tips to get a sense for the concept of tipping point.

Dr. Barmak Heshmat received his Ph.D. at the University of Victoria in 2013 and his M. Sc. and B.Sc. at the Isfahan University of Technology in 2006 and 2008 respectively. He then joined the Camera culture group at MIT media lab as postdoc associate. His research covers a wide range of topics in optics and photonics in which he has published 13 papers and filed 5 patents. Dr. Heshmat has given numerous invited public talks on technologies and their future; these include “Business of invisibles” at TEDxUVic “Before your immortality” at Boston Convention center and “Future of imaging” at TEDxBeaconstreet. He is also currently the producer and host of the channel “Future Avenues.”