Scientific Advisory Board

Our work is supported by a team of expert advisors across the fields of healthcare, VR research and AI.

Professor Lord Ara Darzi

Director of the Institute of Global Health, Imperial College, previous Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State at the Department of Health. Pioneer in VR surgical training.

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Professor Pam Kato

Behavioural psychologist and Professor of Serious Games. Led first successful randomised controlled of game technology for behaviour modification, Re-Mission. Ex-CEO of Hopelabs.

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Professor Stephen Fairclough

Professor of psychophysiology and applied neurosciences, expertise in human-computer interaction.  Projects include using neurophysiology & psychophysiology in simulation environments and VR.

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Professor Hugo Critchley

Co-director of the Sackler Centre for Consciousness Science at the University of Sussex. Projects combine VR/AR, neuroimaging and autonomic physiology.

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Dr Hui Yu

Expert in computer vision, machine learning image/video processing and recognition, facial expression, human action and affective analysis (multidimensional) and geometric processing of human/facial performance.

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Dr Hatice Gunes

Associate Professor at University of Cambridge’s Computer Laboratory, an expert in the areas of affective computing and social signal processing that lie at the crossroad of multiple disciplines including, computer vision, signal processing, machine learning, multimodal interaction and human-robot interaction.

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Sergi Bermúdez i Badia

Sergi is Assistant Professor at the University of Madeira, where he teaches Informatics, Human Computer Interaction and Entertainment Technologies Masters. His scientific focus is the investigation of the underlying neural mechanisms of biological systems and to exploit them using real world artefacts, with special emphasis in neuro-rehabilitation systems, interactive technologies and robots.

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Graeme Cox

Graeme is co-founder of emteq labs. He holds a degree in Artificial Intelligence from Edinburgh University, has over 20 years’ experience in scaling product development teams and a track record of building profitable, high-growth businesses in the High-Tech & Internet industries. This includes dns ltd, a CyberSecurity monitoring & 1st response business that Graeme sold to Dell Secureworks in 2009. Graeme has founded and managed four technology businesses and has served as board member and advisor on several more.

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