Virtual reality researcher
Anatole Lécuyer is a research director at Inria, the national research institute dedicated to digital sciences. He has been conducting research in the field of virtual reality for over 20 years, exploring new ways of interacting with virtual worlds. With his team, he has designed the OpenViBE software that allows the deployment of "neural" interfaces to interact directly "with the brain". These interfaces are showing their usefulness in the field of health, accessibility and leisure. He is co-author of more than 200 scientific articles and a dozen patents. He is the author of the book "Your brain is a superhero - When new technologies reveal our unsuspected abilities" published in 2019.