Hamed MOTAGHI is an associate professor at University of Quebec (Outaouais- UQO). He holds Ph.D. (in Information Systems) at Montreal joint Ph.D. program in Administration at University of Quebec of Montreal (UQAM) with distinction. In addition, he was lecturer at UQAM for various courses, notably for Technological Innovation and Its context course at Bachelor level. He was also adjunct lecturer at HEC Montreal at the department of Management. His main research interests are in Internationalization of Creatives Industries and the role of Technology, Ethnic Entrepreneurship, and Biotechnology at Canadian SMEs.