Citizenship : Swiss, French
Birth date : 10.01.1972
He is the head of the Machine Learning group at the Idiap Research Institute, Switzerland, and Adjunct Professor in the School of Engineering of the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, where he teaches machine learning. He has published more than 80 papers in peer-reviewed international conferences and journals.
He is Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (TPAMI), serves as Area Chair for NeurIPS, AAAI, and ICCV, and in the program committee of many top-tier international conferences in machine learning and computer vision. He is member of the Electrical Engineering Doctoral Program Committee at EPFL, and was or is expert for multiple funding agencies (Swiss National Science Foundation, European Research Council, Austrian Science Fund, Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research, French National Research Agency, Research Council of the Academy of Finland, US National Science Foundation).