Prof. Dr. Yasar Guneri Sahin was born in Kayseri-Yesilhisar, and he received his PhD and MS degrees in 2005 and 1999 from Gazi University - Industrial technology and computer education respectively and BS degree from Middle East Technical University-Computer engineering in 1994. He has worked in industry for 10 years as senior and top manager, and managed many official and private software projects. His major fields are Software Engineering, Real-Time Systems and Educational Technologies. He is currently dean of Faculty of Engineering at Izmir University of Economics.