Maja Pantic

AI Scientific Research Lead at Facebook


Maja Pantic is Professor of Machine Learning and Computer Vision at Imperial College London, working on machine analysis of human behaviour like facial expressions, body gestures, lipreading, and emotion recognition. From April 2018 till April 2020, she was the Research Director of Samsung AI Research Centre in Cambridge. In May 2020 she joined Facebook as the AI Scientific Research Lead. Prof. Pantic received various awards for her work. She is a Fellow of the UK’s Royal Academy of Engineering, an IEEE Fellow and an IAPR Fellow.