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Julien Prémont is a BSc. and MSc. graduate in Computer and Image Sciences from the Université de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Canada. He joined Nuance in 2011. He developed one very successful technical demonstrator system and collaborated on a second one, the first combining directional speech enhancement with dynamic steering through gesture recognition, and the second integrating the Nuance’s speech enhancement and speech recognition solutions (SSE and VoCon). Julien otherwise actively contributes to the development of the SSE library, his main focus lying on fixed-point implementation of algorithms and algorithmic testing.