Prof. Gauthier Lafruit has worked for 25 years in visual data analysis and compression, participating to compression standardization committees. In 2014, he joined the LISA department РLaboratories of Image Synthesis and Analysis Рof the Université Libre de Bruxelles, the French wing of Brussels University.

In 2018, LISA’s virtual-reality research unit – LISA-VR – actively contributed to part of the immersive video reference software used in MPEG for the 2020 MIV standard.

Since 2019, he is the Chairman of the International Conference on 3D Immersion of Stereopsia EUROPE.