Full Professor, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Université Laval,
NSERC-Creaform Industrial Research Chair on 3D Scanning
Director, Computer Vision and Systems Laboratory (CVSL)
Denis Laurendeau is the Director of the Computer Vision and Systems Laboratory (CVSL). He also holds an NSERC-Creaform Industrial Research Chair on 3D Scanning. He was the founder and director of the REPARTI strategic network of the FRQ-NT from 2006 to 2019 and of the REPARTI-ULaval Research Center (now CeRVIM) from 2012 to 2019. From 2004 to 2014, he was a member of the executive committee of the International Association for Pattern Recognition (IAPR), of which he was president from 2010 to 2012. He is a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineering, Member of the IEEE and of the Order of Engineers of Quebec.
His research interests focus on 2D and 3D machine vision, virtual/augmented reality, and applications of machine vision in industry, medicine and the arts.