Dr. Bedir Tekinerdogan

Dr. Bedir Tekinerdogan is full professor and chair of the Information Technology group at Wageningen University, The Netherlands. He received his MSc degree (1994) and a PhD degree (2000) in Computer Science, both from the University of Twente, The Netherlands. From 2003 until 2008 he was a faculty member at the University of Twente, after which he joined Bilkent University until 2015. At Bilkent University, he has founded and led the Bilkent Software Engineering Group which aimed to foster research and education on software engineering in Turkey.
He has more than 25 years of experience in information technology and software/systems engineering. He is the author of more than 350 peer-reviewed scientific papers. He has been active in dozens of national and international research and consultancy projects with various large software companies, whereby he has worked as a principal researcher and leading software/system architect. Hence, he has got broad experience in software and systems engineering in different domains such as consumer electronics, enterprise systems, automotive systems, critical infrastructures, cyber-physical systems, satellite systems, defense systems, production line systems, command and control systems, physical protection systems, radar systems, smart metering systems, energy systems, and precision farming. With this, he has ample experience in software and systems architecting, software and systems product line engineering, cyber-physical systems, model-driven software engineering, aspect-oriented software engineering, global software development, systems engineering, system of systems engineering, data science, and artificial intelligence. He graduated more than 70 MSc students and supervised/graduated around 20 PhD students in the above topics.

He has also been highly active in scientific conferences and organized more than 50 conferences/workshops on important software engineering research topics. He has developed and taught around 20 different academic courses and has provided software/systems engineering courses to more than 50 companies in The Netherlands, Germany, India, and Turkey. For detailed information please check his LinkedIn and RG accounts: