Research

Topics

I am interested in machine learning, with a particular focus on statistical learning theory, PAC-Bayes theory, computational statistics and algorithms, deep learning, kernels and learning representation.

Software

TBC

Funding

Current

Project: 6PAC
Period: Feb. 2018 – Jan. 2021
Amount: 30k €
Founder: Inria
Role: co-PI (with Peter Grünwald)
Details: TBC

Project: BEAGLE
Period: Mar. 2019 – Feb. 2023
Amount: 180k €
Founder: ANR (French Agency for Research – success rate 12%)
Role: PI
Details: TBC

Project: APRIORI
Period: Mar. 2019 – Feb. 2023
Amount: 180k €
Founder: ANR (French Agency for Research – success rate 12%)
Role: Member
Details: TBC

Project: PERF-AI
Period: Oct. 2018 – Oct. 2020
Amount: 600k €
Founder: European Research Council (CleanSky 2 program)
Role: Member
Details: TBC

Past

Project: NIPS 2017 workshop, “(Almost) 50 Shades of Bayesian Learning: PAC-Bayesian trends and insights”
Period: Dec. 2017
Amount: 8k &euros;
Founder: Inria, ElementAI and Labex CEMPI
Role: main organiser (with Francis Bach and Pascal Germain)
Details: TBC

Project: SLAP-ME
Period: Oct. 2017 – Sep. 2018
Amount: 55k &euros;
Founder: Région Hauts-de-France
Role: PI
Details: TBC

Project: Modal-Insight
Period: Sep. 2016 – Sep. 2018
Amount: 10k &euros;
Founder: Inria Lille - Nord Europe research centre
Role: PI
Details: TBC

Collaborators

TBC

Awards

Best reviewer award (top 5%), NeurIPS 2019

Best reviewer award (top 5%), ICML 2019

Best reviewer award (top 25%), NeurIPS 2018

PEDR (bonus for excellence in research and supervision), Inria (2018–2022)