Cyrus is a Principal Developer Advocate at AWS, specializing in deep learning. In over 6 years in AWS, he has been involved in early stage ideation and experimentation for application of deep learning as well as educating customers and public about different sub fields in deep learning. He has delivered workshops and university lectures in several countries. Currently he is working on explaiability, AutoML, and graph neural network based recommenders. Cyrus had studied mathematics, computer science, cognitive science, and artificial intelligence at Isfahan University of Tech, York University, and University of Toronto.