Jaco has a Ph.D in computer vision from the University of Canterbury and a Masters in applied mathematics from the University of Stellenbosch. He joined Lincoln Agritech in July 2013. Prior to that he worked at CropLogic as the modelling technology leader and as researcher at Geospatial Research Centre (NZ).
Jaco’s background is in computer vision, image processing, software, and heuristic optimisation techniques. He also has a strong interest in the emerging field of deep learning and leads the image processing team in its integration. Jaco is involved in building capability and strategic development in this area.
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