Florent Perronnin is a highly accomplished computer scientist, with expertise in the fields of multimedia telecommunications, image processing, and computer vision. With a Ph.D. from EPFL and a master's degree from Institut Eurécom, his education has laid an excellent foundation for his prolific professional career.
Florent's extensive experience with some of the biggest names in tech, including Xerox, Facebook, and NAVER LABS Europe, has solidified his reputation as a leader in his field. As Research Manager at Facebook, he was responsible for driving research efforts on important machine learning-related projects such as DeepFace, and his work as Director of Science at NAVER LABS Europe earned him recognition as one of the Top 100 AI Leaders in Europe.
Currently serving as Projects & Strategy at NAVER LABS Europe, Florent oversees the development of numerous cutting-edge projects with real-world impact. His expertise in object recognition, image search, and image classification have been applied to a wide range of applications, from automatic image tagging to indoor localization in augmented reality.
With a keen interest in advancing the development of machine learning and artificial intelligence, Florent strives to make groundbreaking advances that help shape the future of technology.