N. Alpay Karagöz
Cofounder at Proven Information Technologies
Adjunct Faculty at METU, Software Management Programme
Veteran Software Process Improvement Consultant with a focus on CMMI and ISO 15504. Accomplished more than 15 consultancy projects.
Takes software development as an engineering discipline.
Believes in Agile Practices.
Supports the SPI Manifesto (www.iscn.com/Images/SPI_Manifesto_A.1.2.2010.pdf)
Experienced in CMMi, ISO 15504 (a.k.a. SPICE), ISO 27001, ISO 20000, Software Process Improvement, Software Engineering, Business Analysis, Measurement, Quality Management, Object Oriented Software Development, Organizational Development.
Provides courses on personal software process (PSP TM), object-oriented software development, software engineering, Software Requirements Engineering, Software Quality Management, Software Process Improvement, CMMi and ISO 15504.
Actively takes part in software engineering related national / international conferences/activities such as UYMS, IWSM/MENSURA, UYMK, IMPROQ, JDMS as organizing committee member, program committee member, sponsor chair, advisory board member or review committee member.
Member of the SMRG (smrg.ii.metu.edu.tr)
ECQA Certified SPI Manager,
ECQA Ambassador for Turkey (http://www.ecqa.org/index.php?id=258&country=tur)
Certified Software Quality Engineer (CSQE) from ASQ
Finance Chair for UYMS (uyms.org.tr)