Dr. Tarkan Gürbüz is an Instructor at Middle East Technical University (METU), Department of Computer Education and Instructional Technology. He is a coordinating committee member of METU BILTIR Center Digital Transformation/Industry 4.0 Platform. He is also a member of the Global Board of Global Development Learning Network as the Regional Representative of European Central Asia Region. He received his BSc. in Mathematics, PhD and MSc in Computer Education and Instructional Technology from METU. He also received an MBA in International Business from MIB School of Management in Italy. He can read, write and speak fluently in English. He can speak German and Italian basic level. His areas of research interest include e-learning, innovative learning environments, adult education, knowledge management and teacher education.