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Funded Ph.D. in Multimodal Interaction in AR at University of Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada

I am currently looking for candidates for a Funded Ph.D. in my research team. Details on this position are as follows (Description en français plus bas !) : Funded Ph.D. in Multimodal Interaction in Augmented Reality and Post-WIMP Paradigm at

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Presentation at GoodTechs’19 at Valencia, Spain

On September 26 (2019), I had the opportunity to present the work of Simon Rousseau (M.Sc. in IT, TÉLUQ) and I on indoor navigation and micro-localization in large indoor environments. Goodtechs conference is a small but growing one with participants

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Presentation at the UQAM on Human Activity Recognition from Geospatial data

In the context of the seminar of the Ph.D. in Cognitive Informatics, I was presenting on the April 4th 2019 our work (Mehdi Boukhechba, Abdenour Bouzouane, Sébastien Gaboury, Charles Gouin-Vallerand, Sylvain Giroux, Bruno Bouchard) on the human activity recognition in

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Presentation/Paper at EAI/ACM GoodTechs’18 on serious game for children

In the context of our project on the design and evaluation of a serious game for 4-5 years-old to learn math & english, I presented to the EIA/ACM GoodTechs’18 conference in Bolongna (Italy), our preliminary results. You can see our

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Ph.D. position in author tools for mixed reality interaction

Me and my collaborator for the University Le Mans (France), Iza Marsifi, are looking for a fully funded joint PhD position on author tools for mixed reality. Candidates must be fluent in French and in English and must have a

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Ph.D. scholarship available on Cognitive Orthesis with Augmented reality

I’m currently offering a Ph.D. scholarship for 4 years within the Ph.D. program in Cognitive Computing. Here are the details : Title: Augmented Reality Cognitive Orthesis for Assistance in Activities of Daily Life Program: Doctorate in cognitive computing (Ph. D.)

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Carton.mobi Project

Since a little bit more than a year, my team (mostly my Ph.D. student Damien Brun Landry), me and Sébastien Georges (Prof. at Université du Maine, France) are working on a new hardware and software augmented reality prototype : the Carton.mobi

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Guten Tag from Salzburg, Austria

I had the opportunity to present our work (with Perrine Ruer and Evelyne Vallières) about a coaching system to increase the awareness of senior drivers about their driving fatigue at the conference Persuasive Technologies 2016. The conference was really nice,

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Project funded by Datawind and MITACS

I’m really happy to announce that with my colleagues Richard Hotte (TELUQ/LICEF), Emmanuel Duplàa (UOttawa) and Michael Gardoni (ETS), we received from the MITACS and the IT company Datawind Inc. a funding of 200k$ for a project on the development

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Konichiwa from ACM Ubicomp 2015

In the context of the Human Behavior Understanding workshop (www.cmpe.boun.edu.tr/hbu/2015/) at ACM Ubicomp 2015 in Osaka, Japan,  my Ph.D. student Mehdi Boukhechba and my colleague from the LIARA lab @ UQAC published a paper on an online user’s activity prediction

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