Born: 1978 From: Saint John, Canada
How many years have you been a researcher?
What is your general research focus?
Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, Pattern Recognition and Human Robot Interaction
What interests you the most about the Semantic Robotics project?
The ability to make complex intelligent systems that can use semantic information to reason about what it perceives and to interact with humans.
What is your role in the project?
Leader of Research Direction 1
What is your greatest success as a researcher?
For me research is about the researchers. It is about getting a team of creative people together and focussing our energy to solve problems, which have yet to be solved. To be able to lead research teams is to me a great accomplishment but also a wonderful privilege.
How do you like to spend your time (hobbies, etc.)?
Spending time with friends and family, drinking coffee and watching good movies.