Hossein Hosseini is a higher education developer/analyst for Esri Canada. He works with the Education and Research group as a back-end developer and spatial data scientist, with focus areas such as the Internet of Things (IoT), big data, machine learning and augmented reality (AR). Hossein develops resources for Esri products to support instructors and facilitate learning among college and university students. He also provides development time and expertise for a variety of academic research projects where Esri Canada is a partner. Hossein has a PhD in GIS from Western University.