Philippe Pasquier is Associate Professor at Simon Fraser University's School of Interactive Arts and Technology. He is both a scientist specialized in artificial intelligence and a multi-disciplinary artist. His scientific research focuses on the development of models and tools for endowing machines with autonomous, intelligent or creative behaviour. His contributions ranges from theoretical research in artificial intelligence and machine learning to applied artistic research and practice in computational creativity and generative art. His work has been shown internationally, published in over 100 peer-reviewed forums, and funded by more than 20 scientific or cultural institutions worldwide.