Adil Salim earned his Master degrees in Data Science from ENSAE ParisTech and in Probability Theory from Paris XI University in France in 2015. He received his Ph.D. in Machine Learning from Télécom ParisTech in France in 2018. Adil Salim is mainly interested in machine learning, optimization and sampling algorithms. From 2019 to 2021, he was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow working with Professor Peter Richtarik at KAUST. In Fall 2021, Adil will be a Simons-Berkeley Research Fellow, and he is expected to join Microsoft Research as a Senior Researcher in early 2022.