POUX Florent


POUX Florent

Faculté des Sciences
Département de géographie
Geospatial Data Science and City Information Modelling (GeoScITY)

ULiège address
Bât. B5A Geospatial Data Science and City Infor. Modelling (GeoScITY)
Quartier Agora
allée du six Août 19
4000 Liège 1
ULiège phone number
+32 4 3665986
ULiège Fax
+32 4 3665693
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Personal website (s)
3D Geodata Academy
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Medium - Florent Poux
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Flyvast - Online 3D Point Cloud
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3D Point Cloud Course
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3D Python Crash Course
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3D Object Detection Course
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3D Reconstruction Course
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Geovast 3D - Point Cloud solutions
GitHub Link

University degrees
2010 : DEUG Scientifique - Mathématiques (Université de Toulouse Paul Sabatier)
2013 : Ingénieur Géomètre Topographe (Ecole Supérieure des Géomètres et Topographes)
2019: PhD of Sciences (Université de Liège)


Florent Poux's research focuses mainly on 3D data acquisition (laser scanning, photogrammetry), automation (object recognition, modeling) and integration in immersive processes (virtual and augmented reality). . He holds an award-winning PhD in Sciences, and is recognized as an outstanding researcher through the ISPRS Jack Dangermond 2019 award. He bridges high-level research & knowledge transmission as an adjunct professor in 3D Geodata (University of Liege), a mentor in Data Sciences & Machine Learning (OpenClassrooms) as well as a 3D consultant.

During his young academic and scientific career, he has given dozens of tech talks, served on the scientific & program committee of several international conferences and assisted as an editor & reviewer for leading international GIS and Automation journals.

His activities aim at transmitting knowledge and solving automation problematics, through various form of communication and developments. Florent Poux relies on his expertise and a close group of skilled collaborators that share a vision of global cooperation toward the advancement of technological science for a better society.

Research field

  • Photogrammétrie - cartographie
  • Intelligence artificielle
  • Systèmes experts
  • Techniques d'imagerie et traitement d'images

Duties or mandates

  • Adjunct Professor
  • Secrétaire de département

Scientific distinctions

  • ISPRS Jack Dangermond Award (2020)
  • EuroSDR - Best Thesis Award in GeoInformation (2019)
  • Remote Sensing Journal - Travel Award (2019)