Leadership Team

Leadership Team

Francoys Labonte

Françoys Labonté, Eng., Ph.D.

Chief Executive Officer

Hans Bherer

Hans Bherer, Ph. D.

Chief Scientist and
Director, Strategic projects RD

France Lord

France Lord

Senior Director, Administration and Finance


Houman Zolfaghari, Ph. D.

Director, Applied machine learning

Lise Rebout

Lise Rebout, M. Sc.

Director, R&D Project Portfolio Management

Mathieu Barreau

Mathieu Barreau

Director, Business, Communication and Partnerships

Pierre-Philippe Lortie_

Pierre-Philippe Lortie

Director, Government Affairs and ESG

Board of Directors

Guillaume Bazinet
CEO, FX Innovation - Board President
Éric Bergeron
President and CEO, IXIASOFT - Board Vice President
Daniel Granger
President, ACJ Communication – Board Secretary
Serge Blais
Executive Director Professional Development Institute, University of Ottawa
Hélène Chartier
Executive Director, Réseau QG100
Marie Côté
President, Côté Multimédia
Josée Lanoue
Chief Executive Officer, Praeneste Technologies
Olivier Laquinte
President, Talsom
Julie Lévesque
Executive Vice President Technology, National Bank of Canada

Board Observers

Françoys Labonté
Chief Executive Officer, CRIM
Annie Blouin
Director, Organizational Support, Ministry of Economy, Innovation and Energy

Board Legal Advisor

André Vautour
Associate, Lavery, De Billy Lawyers

Scientific Council

Guy Vézina
Director General R&D Strategic Partnerships, Defence Research and Development Canada, Government of Canada
President of the Scientific Council
Moulay Akhloufy
Professor, IT Department, Moncton University, New Brunswick
Sébastien Desroches
Professor, Global services in innovation and investment incentives, Deloitte Canada, Montreal
Pierre Nugues
Computer Science Professor, Lund University (Sweden)
Dominic Picard
SR&ED Manager, Mallette

Our Ecosystem

CRIM is at the heart of a rich innovation ecosystem and by its collaborative approach, it plays a leading role in this wide network. Due to their remarkable diversity, these companies, researchers and professionals help to extend the outreach of artificial intelligence and data science sectors.

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