VivaTech 2021


Olivia Breysse

Co-founder & CSO / HEAD of innovation department




Doctor in Cognitive Sciences, expert in Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence, Olivia Breysse is co-founder and chief scientific officer of VERA a smart app full of recommendation and deep learning algorithms that suggests silhouette combinations and provides style advisory based on deep knowledge of users' personality. She is also at the head of the transfer service for innovation and partnerships at the Inria Saclay Ile-de-France Centre, with the missions: - to promote and organize research partnerships for the research project teams, either through bilateral collaboration with businesses or through national or European collaborative programs - to implement the transfer of the project teams' technology results to industry or assisting in the establishment of innovative start-ups. Established in 1967, Inria is the only French public research body fully dedicated to computational sciences and is a primary contact point for the French Government on digital matters. INRIA's missions are to produce outstanding research in the computing and mathematical fields of digital sciences and to ensure the impact of this research on the economy and society in particular.