Horesh Beny Ben Shitrit


Biography and current work

Professional profile

Dr. Horesh Ben Shitrit is a Computer Vision scientist and entrepreneur, obtained his PhD at the Computer Vision Laboratory (CVLAB) at EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland.

His research topic is people detection, identification and tracking using multiple video cameras. The research is applied to tracking basketball players in international championships. One of his main interests is working across the boundaries between academy and the industry.

Horesh is people oriented and prior to his studies, undertook leadership and management roles in the army and several voluntary organizations. Entrepreneur in spirit, Horesh works effectively on his own initiative as well as in a team framework.


Currently involved in the project:
Multi-camera people detection and tracking - http://cvlab.epfl.ch/research/body/surv/
Aerial Crowds - http://aerialcrowds.epfl.ch/

Horesh Beny Ben Shitrit