Aydin Huseynov

Aydin Huseynov is Director of Technology Transfer Center Azerbaijan State University of Economics UNEC and head of ICT and innovation economics division Research Institute of Economic Studies (under UNEC).

He is graduated 1962-1968 - Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (State University and 2005-2007- Moscow Power Engineering Institute (Technical University).

1977-1981 - Head of Department Design and Programming of Information Management Systems Baku State University, Research Computer Centre.

1984 – 2010 - Associate Professor Teaching and supervising graduate students, Azerbaijan State University of Economics, Department of Informatics.

1996-1997 - Professor (Applied Mathematics Multi-criteria optimization) Middle-East Technical University, Department of Mathematics. Ankara, Turkey.

1997-1999 - Monitor Responsible for monitoring of regional and national TACIS projects financed by EC. Consortium headed by INTEGRATION  71 rue de Spa  1000 Brussels Belgium, regional office in Tbilisi

2001-2005 - Professor, Teaching and supervising graduate students Baskent University, Department of Computer Engineering. 20 km., Eskishehir Yolu, Ankara, Turkey.

2008-2010 - National Monitor Responsible for preparing monitoring and ex-post monitoring reports on regional technical assistance and national twinning projects financed by EC. Consortium headed by INTEGRATION  71 rue de Spa, 1000 Brussels, Belgium, regional office in Tbilisi.

2009 – two month professorship in 2011 – 2012 - Expert / Monitor (short term by request) Responsible for preparing monitoring and ex-post monitoring reports on regional technical assistance and national twinning projects financed by EC. Consortium headed by IBM Belgium, 102 Bd de la Woluwe/Woluwedal B-1200 Brussels, Belgium.

2010 up to date - Head of ICT and innovations economics division, Research on National Innovation System, sector reviews, innovation surveys in ICT, energy and service sectors of economy, knowledge evaluation. Azerbaijan State University of Economics, Research Institute for Economic Studies. Istiglaliyyat str., Baku, AZ1001.

1 November 2014 – up to date - Director of Technology Transfer Center - Commercialization of IP, licensing, technology transfer Azerbaijan State University of Economics 6 Istiglaliyyat str., Baku, AZ1001

Participated in several international conferences (2010 – Poland, 2011 – Turkey, 2013 – Bulgaria) with presentation on Forecasting Electrical Energy Consumption (neural networks approach) Participated in several EU projects as invited expert from Azerbaijan 2009 – 2015 (Tbilisi, Brussels, Minsk) on alternative energies and energy efficiency – cluster R 21: energ2i, Nogap, IncoNet, Innover-East and others.

Participated in the WIPO training seminars 2012-2017: patent search, Technology and Innovation Support Centers- TISC, intellectual property activities in universities.

Author of several innovation survey in ICT sector, banking sector, e-government services in government agencies etc.

Current project is: “The evaluating the innovation activities in the state and private universities”