AES New York 2013 Presenter or Author
Primary Affiliation: The Echo Nest - Somerville, MA, USA
Tristan earned a doctorate in Media Arts and Sciences from MIT in 2005. His academic work combined machine listening and machine learning technologies in teaching computers how to listen and make music. He first earned an MS in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the University of Rennes in France, later working on music signal parameter extraction at the Center for New Music and Audio Technologies at U.C. Berkeley. He has worked with leading research and development labs in the U.S. and France as a software and hardware engineer in areas of machine listening and machine learning. He is the co-founder and Chief Science Officer of Music Intelligence company The Echo Nest, which powers smarter music applications for a wide range of customers including MTV, The BBC, Vevo, Spotify, Nokia, Clear Channel, Sirius XM, Rdio, EMI, and a community of more than 18,000 independent application developers.
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