Özgür Tolga Baycan 
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Academic Specialization: Information Systems, Computer Programming, Project Management
Research interests: Agile project management (methodologies & frameworks), data analysis, the impact of cloud-based ERP systems on small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs)
, innovative programming solutions for businesses, advanced spreadsheet applications, and content management tools and new approaches to content management systems (CMS)

After graduating from TED Ankara College, he received an associate degree from the Computer Technology and Programming department at Bilkent University and worked as a computer specialist in the same department for a year. He then continued his studies in the Computer Engineering department, with a minor in Business, at the University of Victoria, Canada. Ultimately, he earned his Bachelor of Science degree from the Department of Information Systems and Technologies within the Faculty of Applied Sciences at Bilkent University.

Throughout his career, he has served as a programmer, system analyst, and software project consultant, catering to both domestic and foreign markets. In addition to supervising and coordinating software projects, he has provided system documentation and staff training to various companies. Since 2002, he has held the position of instructor at Bilkent University, teaching a wide range of courses, including business and educational programming, operating systems, innovative design and entrepreneurship, network structures, business plan development, project management, systems development, and advanced office applications.