He is the Head of the International Innovation and Technology Exhibition (INOTEX). Up to Jan 2015 he was advisor to the Vice-President for Science and Technology, Iran, before that he was advisor to the Presidency and Head of the Presidential Center for Innovation & Technology Cooperation 2008-2014. He was the Iran Embassy’s Science – Industrial Attaché in Moscow from 2005 to 2008, and Head of the Engineering Department Technology Cooperation office, Presidency 2003-2005. From 1998 to 2001 he was Vice-Chairman of the Technology Cooperation office, Presidency. Mr. Amirinia was head of the Engineering Department, Technology Cooperation Office, Presidency, 1998-2004, and head of the Engineering Department of the Office of Science and Industrial Studies of the Prime Minister’s Office 1989-1997. He was a member of Iranian National Science and Technology policy Committees for Nanotechnology, Biotechnology, Renewable energy, Herbal Drug, etc., between 2008- 2015. Mr. Amirinia received a BA in Electronics Engineering from Amir Kabir University in 1988, and an MA in Industrial Management (Science and Research Policy) with distinction degree from Strathclyde University in Scotland in 2003. He is a PhD researcher in The Iranian National Research Institute for Science Policy affiliated to the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology.