Mamoun Matar is a highly experienced telecommunication engineer, with 24 years of specialized expertise in digital media & techniques , journalism and social media , radio and television studios planning and installation, and microwave networks via satellite television transmission and reception systems. As the Engineering Director of the Palestinian Broadcasting Corporation (PBC) and the Palestine Satellite Channel (PSC), Matar conducted many workshops and training activities in media business development, media technical development and new media techniques and tools, managed the installation of numerous radio and television studios across the West Bank.
A media expert and a certified TOT, a trainer in different fields of media and journalism
The main trainer of How to-Digital journalism trainers course – trainer of trainers program of IREX in Tunisia , The Internews expert in citizen journalism program in Palestine and the local media development including media business development, digital media tools and techniques, The consultant and implementer of the Assessment and studying the media schools (Palestinian Universities) curricula, for Development of new media(digital journalism)courses in the Palestinian universities project of Internews network (enhancing the Palestinian independent media)
Television producer :television documentary film producer for many international local and films in cooperation with major TV stations in the world, during his career as private participated and worked in numerous number of films production as online video editor.
Deeply familiar with the Palestinian media sector, Middle East media development as he conducted different training courses and workshops in Palestine ,Egypt, Tunis , UAE, Qatar on digital media , journalism tools and techniques. As the Senior Media Business & Technical Expert for the Media project, Matar has used his technical expertise for the advancement of independent media outlets across the WBG in business planning and development media outlets marketing. A media consultant and certified trainer of trainers,.