Dr. Fares received his B.S. degree in software engineering and M.S. degree in computer science from King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM), Saudi Arabia, and his Ph.D. degree in systems design engineering from the University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. He has more than 14 years of experience in Machine Learning and Computer Vision. He worked in several Artificial Intelligence projects, such as, license plate detection and recognition, biometric pattern analysis and recognition (iris and face), tumor and breast cancer detection and classification, prostate segmentation in MRI images, epilepsy detection and prediction through EEG signals, Arabic sentiment analysis, and Arabic Chatbots training. With a mixed background in Software Engineering and Machine Learning, he is able to understand and design the complete lifecycle of applied Artificial Intelligence and develop real-life solutions and products.