Responsable Intelligence Artificielle, Agence Nationale de la recherche (ANR)

Since 2011, Frederic Precioso is Professor at the University of Nice Sophia Antipolis (UNS), lecturer at the École d’ingénieur Polytech’Nice Sophia, member of the SPARKS (Scalable and Pervasive softwARe and Knowledge Systems) team of the I3S UMR 7271 CNRS-UNS laboratory.

He is responsible of the research group MinD (Mining Data).

His main research interests are:

  • (i) Understanding Deep Learning (Active Learning, Bio-inspired optimization and interpretation, Deep Natural Language Processing vs Statistical Text Analysis, Deep Learning and Knowledge, Embedded Deep Learning);
  • (ii) Understanding Inhomogeneity (Semantics from 3D, Semantics from video and from multimedia data, Semantics from the gaze, Semantics in the time series);
  • (iii) Meta-Learning/Meta-Mining (AI on-demand Platform, Multi-Consensus Clustering, Hybridization Machine Learning – Evolutionary algorithms).

Since September 2018, he is Scientific and Program Officer for the National Research Agency (ANR) for State Investment Programmes Division and Digital Technology and Mathematics Dept on everything related to the National AI Plan.