Dr. Yann LeCun is a Co-Founder and serves as Advisor at Element. Mr. LeCun is the Founder and serves as Vice President and Chief AI Scientist at Facebook AI Research. He is a Co-Founder and serves as Advisor at Element. He served as Director of AI Research at Facebook. He co-founded and served as Chief Science at MusicPal. He co-founded and served as Chief Scientist at MuseAmi. He is a world renowned leader in machine learning and OCR, specifically convolutional neural networks. His handwriting recognition technology is used by banks world-wide. He was a Senior Research Scientist at Bell Labs before becoming a professor of Computer Science at NYU. He is a Scientific Advisor and Investor of Nabla Technologies. He holds a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Computer Science from Université Pierre et Marie Curie (Paris VI).