Philippe cofounded Element AI in 2016 and currently leads its applied research groups. His team has helped tackle some of the biggest and most interesting business challenges using machine learning. Philippe's prior explorations included multidimensional time-series analysis during his PhD at Université de Montréal, and bipedal walking control as a postdoc at UBC. He also worked five years at Google as a Senior Developer and Technical Lead Manager, partly with the Chrome Machine Learning team. When he has some free time, Philippe likes to invent new board games, and sometimes get them published.