Gershom has been leading R&D teams in the field of computer vision for over 15 years. Prior to ClearVuze he was the Co-Founder and CTO of Omek Interactive, which developed skeleton tracking middleware that interpreted 3D camera data in order to understand people’s movements. Omek was acquired by Intel in 2013, where Gershom worked until late 2016 as a Principal Engineer. While there he was responsible for overall algorithms development in the Perceptual Computing SW group. Prior to Omek, Gershom was the Chief Scientist of IDT Video Technologies and Group Leader, Core Technologies at DPSi Animation Studios.
Gershom earned his Ph.D. and M.Sc. in Applied Math from Brown University and his B.Sc. in Applied Math from Columbia University, and is an inventor on 25 issued patents.