Rémi Tachet des Combes is a mathematician, computer scientist and entrepreneur. He is currently a researcher at Microsoft Research Montreal, in the fields of artificial intelligence and machine learning. At Microsoft, he develops and studies new algorithms, with the goal of using AI to solve fundamental scientific problems facing humanity. His research has been published in numerous journals and conferences. He is also involved in various initiatives to study and reduce the environmental impact of artificial intelligence and deep learning. Prior to Microsoft Research, Rémi co-founded and was the CTO of AceUp, a talent management platform providing personalized executive coaching. He also worked at MIT in the Senseable City lab, where he studied the potential impact of future technologies, such as autonomous cars, on the urban landscape. Rémi has a PhD in applied mathematics from Ecole Centrale Paris and is an alumnus of Ecole Normale Supérieure de Paris.