About Thomas Heide Clausen
A graduate of Aalborg University, Denmark (M.Sc., PhD – civilingeniør, cand.polyt), Thomas has, since 2004 been on faculty at Ecole Polytechnique, France’s premiere technical and scientific university, where he holds the Cisco “Internet of Everything” academic chaire.
At Ecole Polytechnique, Thomas leads the computer networking research group. He has developed, and coordinates, the computer networking curriculum, and co-coordinates the Masters program in “Advanced Communication Networks” (ACN). He has published more than 70 peer-reviewed academic publications (which have attracted more than 10000 citations) and has authored and edited 20 IETF, Standards, has consulted for the development of IEEE 802.11s, and has contributed the routing portions of the recently ratified ITU-T G.9903 standard for G3-PLC networks – upon which, e.g., the current SmartGrid & ConnectedEnergy initiatives are built. He serves on the scientific council of ThinkSmartGrids (formerly: SmartGridsFrance).
Glenn Deen from NBCU gave a fantastic lecture on “Glass to glass IPv6” just before the lunch break – from idea if transforming a media production chain to IPv6, through prototyping, and to standardization push, from a content provider, Fascinating stuff.
Containerized orchestrable architecture, Peter Bosch, André Surcouf, Cisco France.
Sören Kjellin, CTO, ChyronHego, wrapping up on IP Transformation in Media Production.
Next up, Charles Lesoil, head of video engineering at Canal+, gives a fascinating talk “Canal Factory: IP Network powered Media Production Center”.
The first talk of today is “Recent lessons from Broadcast IP deployments: A Grass Valley perspective” by Mark Hilton, Infrastructure Products VP, Grass Valley.
Mark Townsley (Cisco and Ecole Polytechnique) and Guillaume Sauvage de Saint Marc (Cisco) kicking off Day 2 of the symposium, with Guiaume giving a light talk about shapeshifting….err, #shifthappens
Maks Ovsjanikov from Ecole Polytechnique closes out today’s talks by a seminar called “Multi-modal AI” – and, which he subtiles by “An User’s Perspective”.
Digging into hardware, and understanding the relationship between Machine Learning / Deep Learning, and HPC,
And the last talk befor the coffee break is “Automated Predictive Models: AI Driven AI” – which sounds intriguingly recursive. By Benoit Gourdon, CEO & Remi Coletta, CTO – TellMePlus.