Deniz Yıldırım is an undergraduate Computer Engineering student at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is currently working with ACDIS as the IT Intern. His interests include artificial intelligence and deep learning, robotics, and cybersecurity. He had several internships and opportunities to improve his skills on penetration testing web applications and he hopes to learn more about the network side of cybersecurity in the next few years. He is also very interested in geopolitics in the Middle East and Europe, and international politics in general.