Yasir Hassan is ARABSAT Director of Transmission Operations , Former Head of Engineering Services Center in ARABSAT. Yasir has an almost 15 years long experience in Satellite Communications, Yasir  was recently appointed as Chairman of a new working group setup by the Satellite Interference Reduction Group to combat the challenging issue of intentional interference. He is tasked with looking at technology to tackle this issue, which is not easy to solve individually. Active in many different domains he recently participated in panels held at SAT 2013, CabSat 2013, WBU-ISOG conference in Geneva, ITU workshops, ASBU Interference Mitigation Meeting.