Industrial Talk from Olivier Verscheure
IBM Dublin Research Lab, Smarter Cities Technology Centre
Olivier Verscheure received his PhD degree in computer science from the Institute for Computer Communications and Applications, EPFL, in June 1999. He managed the Exploratory Stream Analytics Research Group at the IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Hawthorne, NY until July 2010, and has worked at IBM Research in the areas of distributed systems, multimedia networking, data mining and signal processing for over 10 years. His current research interests include stream and data mining, signal processing, geospatial analysis, and data stream management applied to various sectors including Intelligent Transportation System, Smarter Buildings, Smart Grid and Waste Water Management. Olivier is a member of the Program Committee for several top-tier conferences in these areas and is a co-author of the 2004 IEEE International Performance Computing and Communications Conference Best Paper Award (with L. Amini and G. Paleologo) and a co-author of the 2006 IEEE ICASSP Best Student Paper (with H. Tseng, D. Turaga, and U. Chaudhari).