Tuesday april 3rd, Medialab’s research seminar will be moderated by Jean-Daniel Fekete.
Jean-Daniel Fekete is Senior Research Scientist (DR1) at INRIA, he is working on Visual Analytics, Information Visualization and Human Computer Interaction and is Scientific Leader of the INRIA Project Team AVIZ that he founded in 2007.
He received his PhD in Computer Science in 1996 from Université Paris-Sud. From 1997 to 2001, he joined the Graphic Design group at the Ecole des Mines de Nantes that he led from 2000 to 2001. He was then invited to join the Human-Computer Interaction Laboratory at the University of Maryland in the USA in 2001-2002. He was recruited by INRIA in 2002 as a confirmed researcher and became Senior Research Scientist in 2006. In 2015, he was on Sabbatical at the Visualization and Computer Graphics group at NYU-Poly, and at the Visual Computing Group at Harvard.
He is the chair of the IEEE Information Visualization Conference Steering Committee, member of the IEEE VIS Executive Committee, member of the Eurographics EuroVis Steering Committee, and member of the Eurographics publication board. He is also an ACM Distinguished Speaker.
Tuesday april 3rd 2018 – 2pm to 4pm
Médialab’s room, 13 rue de l’Université, 75007 Paris
The seminar will be held mainly in french.
Free entrance, subject to the number of available places.