Ph.D. - Department of Information Systems @METU

SEP 2015 - Present

Visiting Ph.D. Student - Web Information Systems @TU Delft

JUL 2016 - SEP 2016

M.Sc. - Department of Information Systems @METU

SEP 2012 - AUG 2015

B.Sc. - Department of Computer Engineering @METU

SEP 2006 - JUN 2011

Research Interests

Data Mining, Machine Learning

Web Engineering, User Modeling

Social Media Analysis

Research Projects

TUBITAK 113E528: Software Agility Assessment Reference Model

APR 2014 - APR 2016


A.M. Ertugrul, B. Velioglu, P. Karagoz. "Word Embedding based Event Detection on Social Media". 12th International Conference on Hybrid Artificial Intelligence Conference (HAIS), 2017. (accepted)

A.M. Ertugrul, I. Onal, C. Acarturk. "Does the strength of sentiment matter? A regression based approach on Turkish social media". 22nd International Conference on Natural Language & Information Systems (NLDB), 2017. (accepted)

A.M. Ertugrul, O. Demirors. "A Method for Modeling Business Processes in a Role-based and Decentralized Way". 8th International Conference on Subject-Oriented Business Process Management (S-BPM), 2016.

A.M. Ertugrul, O. Demirors. "An exploratory study on role-based collaborative business process modeling approaches". 7th International Conference on Subject-Oriented Business Process Management (S-BPM), 2015.

A.M. Ertugrul, G. Yilmaz, M. Salmanoglu, O. Demirors. "The Effect of Highlighting Error Categories in FSM Training on the Accuracy of Measurement". Joint Conference of International Workshop on Software Measurement and the International Conference on Software Process and Product Measurement (IWSM-MENSURA), 2014.

A.M. Ertugrul, I. Onal. "RemindMe: An Enhanced Mobile Location-Based Reminder Application". 2nd International Conference on Future Internet of Things and Cloud (FiCloud), 2014.

• I Onal, A.M. Ertugrul, R. Cakici. "Effect of Using Regression on Class Confidence Scores in Sentiment Analysis of Twitter Data". 5th ACL Workshop on Computational Approaches to Subjectivity, Sentiment and Social Media Analysis (WASSA), 2014.

• I. Onal, A.M. Ertugrul. "Effect of using regression in sentiment analysis". 22nd Signal Processing and Communications Applications Conference (SIU), 2014. (In Turkish)

• O. R. Yürüm, Ö. Ö. Top, A.M. Ertugrul, O. Demirörs. "Yazılım Süreç Değerlendirme Araçlarının Karşılaştırılması: Bir Çoklu Durum Çalışması". 8th National Software Engineering Symposium (UYMS), 2014. (In Turkish)

A.M. Ertugrul, I. Onal. "Çeşitli Konum Etiketleme Opsiyonlarıyla Zenginlestirilmiş Yeni Bir Konum Bazlı Hatırlatma Uygulaması". 8th National Software Engineering Symposium (UYMS), 2014. (In Turkish)

Work Experience

Research & Teaching Assistant @METU

DEC 2013 - Present

Currently making research on data mining and social media analysis. Also teaching assistant of many Information Systems Department courses.

Researcher & Analyst @Bilgi Grubu

NOV 2014 - DEC 2015

Analysis and improvement of processes for e-government project of Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (Ministry of Health and Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs)

Software Engineer @Arcelik Group

OCT 2011 - SEP 2013

Developing Smart TV web applications and App Store, designing and developing Cash Register Systems and cloud PVR