Dr. Eli DavidCo-Founder

Dr. Eli David is a leading expert in the field of computational intelligence, specializing in deep learning and evolutionary computation. He has published over fifty papers in leading artificial intelligence journals and spoken at multiple industry conferences, mostly focusing on applications of deep learning and genetic algorithms in various real-world domains. For the past ten years, Dr. David has been teaching courses on deep learning and evolutionary computation, in addition to supervising the research of graduate students in these fields. 

Dr. David received the Best Paper Award at the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference in 2008, the Gold Award in the prestigious “Humies” Awards for Human-Competitive Results in 2014, and the Best Paper Award at the International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks in 2016.

Dr. David is the co-founder of Deep Instinct, the first company to apply deep learning to cybersecurity. Deep Instinct was recognized by Nvidia as the “Most Disruptive AI Startup” and was selected by the World Economic Forum as a Technology Pioneer.