Hugo Boujut-Burgun

Director of R&D, Thinkwell Studio Montréal

As Director of R&D, Hugo is in charge of researching topics and leading development on interactive technologies, including facial recognition, 3D sensor automatic calibration, and audio spatialization.

Hugo received a PhD in Computer Science from Université de Bordeaux, where he modelled the visual attention on videos, with machine learning. Furthermore, he has participated in several European research projects related to ambient intelligence; developing technologies such as recognition of objects, actions and tasks, automated 3D facial animation, facial feature tracking or video streaming. 


When out and about however, if not indulging in the AI World, you will find Hugo as a pro rock climber. What will he come up with next? Stay tuned.