Hamidreza Mahyar received the B.Sc. and the M.Sc. degrees in Computer Engineering in 2009 and 2011, respectively. Hamidreza is a Ph.D. candidate with the Department of Computer Engineering at Sharif University of Technology since 2012. He is currently in a visiting research program (SemI40 Project at Infineon Technologies, Technical University of Vienna). His research interests lie in the area of Social Network Analysis and Mining, Recommender Systems, Cyber-Physical Systems, Signal and Information Processing over Large Networks, Compressive Sensing, Machine Learning and Deep Learning. In addition to his research experience, he has also ten years of experience in teaching as an instructor in various courses. Moreover, he has been working for eleven years in various projects and enterprise companies. He is currently Managing Director of Artificial Intelligence and Big Data Analytics team at Mahan Airline. His working experience and supervision of more than twenty students has given him a solid background in leadership and teamwork.