Eli David is one of the leading global experts in the field of computational intelligence, specializing in deep learning and evolutionary computation. He has published more than 30 papers in leading journals and conferences, mostly focusing on applications of deep learning and genetic algorithms. For the past 10 years, he has been teaching courses on deep learning and evolutionary computation at Bar-Ilan University, in addition to supervising the research of graduate students. Eli has also successfully designed, implemented, and led deep learning based projects in real-world environments. Eli is the developer of Falcon, a grandmaster-level chess playing program. He received the Best Paper Award in 2008 Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, the Gold Award in the prestigious "Humies" Awards for Human-Competitive Results in 2014, and the Best Paper Award in 2016 International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks.