Maxime has accumulated over 20 years of experience as a software engineer and senior researcher in AI, statistics and NLP. Throughout his experiences at Umaneo, University of Laval, Thales and Udacity, he had the opportunity of putting his expertise into practice as a researcher and developer for several R&D Research and Development projects. Maxime participated in the writing of 7 scientific articles. He worked as a project manager and senior software engineer for several companies and alongside multidisciplinary teams. He managed a 750 person-day project involving 8 software engineers as well as a full software development lifecycle for mission-critical services and high-volume databases.