Baha Korkmaz has been in the process control and MES engineering field since 1978. He is President of Automation Vision Inc. providing batch automation consulting, systems integration, and engineering services to batch processing plants and corporations. Previous employment includes Batch Software Development Manager for Foxboro Company. He is an active member of ISA's ISA88 and ISA95 committees and various world batch forum activities. He is also a member of the ISPE/Boston Chapter. He holds a Masters in Control Systems Engineering from Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany. He is fluent in German and Turkish languages, and Baha has published multiple papers in the batch control field. He started teaching for ISA in 1998.