Dr. Evren Yasa graduated with her degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Istanbul Technical University and completed her master degree at the University of British Columbia on volumetric error modeling and compensation. She received her Ph.D. degree with her thesis on “Combined Process of Selective Laser Melting and Selective Laser Erosion/Laser Re-melting” at the Catholic University of Leuven, and won the “Emerald Outstanding Doctoral Study-Highly commended” award with her doctoral dissertation. After her Ph.D. study, she worked as a senior engineer at TEI, a GE-joint venture company specializing in manufacturing aero-engine parts, where she led Additive Manufacturing projects. Later, she joined Eskisehir Osmangazi University as an assistant professor. Moreover, she has been working as an independent expert in laser-based manufacturing on behalf of European Commission in FP7 and Horizon2020 projects.