Our Vision

Enabling a machine to see the world as we do

Enabling a machine to understand input is complex. It is machine multi-sensory integration, not processing power, that limits further progress.

To enable devices with intelligent vision -like human sight- and unlock the full potential of AI, we develop advanced wide-angle optics with enhanced image processing and sensor fusion technologies. Our Deep Seeing Technology enables hardware and software manufacturers to equip smart devices with intelligent vision.

Our Technology

Breakthrough Technology

Our Deep Seeing technology rests on commercially-ready patented technology breakthroughs: Wide-angle optics with panomorph vision for augmented resolution and flawless viewing, Sensor Fusion with Data-In-Picture to dramatically improve data collection from video frames and Image Processing algorithms including Real-Time Adaptive Dewarping for outstanding image quality.

Pascale Nini

President and CEO

Originally from Biarritz, France, holding a bachelor’s degree in mathematics and a master’s in psychology in hand, she became an active entrepreneur in the field of vision.

Twenty years ago, she had the ability to seize an emerging trend in wide-angle vision and position herself right at the center of it. The best way to describe Pascale Nini is her innovative mindset and leadership. Her company Immervision is now involved at the international level defining intelligent vision for all new devices in any industries such as mobile, automotive, robotics, aerospace, IoT and security. She understands that success comes not only from innovation but also from perseverance, teamwork and adaptation.

Today, she also serves on the boards of Propulsion Québec and QuiqMeds where she shares her expertise and experience.

Alessandro Gasparini

Executive Vice President, Operations and Chief Commercial Officer

Alessandro joined lmmervision in 2005 as Chief Commercial Officer before being appointed to Executive Vice President. He is responsible for leading lmmervision’s commercial strategy, overseeing the company’s global operations and worldwide presence in new markets. Alessandro has over two decades of experience in strategic management and planning, business development, sales and marketing in emerging technology. Prior to Immervision, he was the Vice President of Strategic Alliances and Business Development at Polyplan Technologies, which was acquired by PTC.

Patrice Roulet Fontani

Vice President, Technology and Co-Founder

Patrice is co-founder of Immervision where he leads the engineering team, contributes to IP growth and the adoption of Immervision’s technology by global corporations. He has overseen the integration of wide-angle imaging technology in numerous industry verticals. Prior to Immervision, Patrice contributed to research in the robotic surgery field for INRIA. He is an IEEE Senior Member who has spoken at various conferences and co-authored multiple publications and patents. Patrice holds a master’s degree in image processing in computer graphics.

Michel Brisson

Vice President, Global Sales and Business Development

Michel is a subject matter expert in the field of IT, sales and management with ten years of experience working with Fortune 500 companies worldwide. He is the former CEO of SAP Canada, Executive Vice President of SAP France, VP of SAS and Senior consultant for Revenue Storm. He is an expert in generating revenue through the advancement of sales talent, buying momentum and alignment with key influencers to deploy action plans that close business. Michel is an advocate of a clear, well-aligned go-to-market strategy and smart action plan that puts the client at the center.

Pascal Versailles-Juneau

Vice President, Finance

With over 20 years of experience, Pascal has held several leadership and CFO roles mostly in the high-tech industry in companies ranging from Fortune 500 to technology startups. This breadth of experience makes him a valuable addition to the lmmervision leadership team to support company’s long-term growth goals. Pascal holds a BA in economics, an MBA and is a Professional Chartered Accountant.

Prof. Simon Thibault, P.Eng., MSc, Ph.D.

Principal Optical Designer

Simon Thibault is Immervision’s Principal Optical Designer working on cutting edge panomorph optic design, applied research, as well as leading in pure research. Simon is a professor in the Department of Physics, Engineering Physics and Optics at Université Laval, where he teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in physics and engineering physics. At Immervision, Simon’s involvement helps create an environment conducive for innovation and progress within the research group.

SPIE and OSA Fellow, he is also the NSERC Industrial Research Chair in Optical Design, supporting a world-class infrastructure for optical training and sits on several international conference program committees. He has authored over 250 scientific papers and holds some 20 patents.

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Leading Companies that are Differentiating their
Products with Immervision Technology

Insta360 GO

The twenty-gram steady cam

The Insta360 GO is the world’s smallest stabilized camera with Immervision ultra-wide angle panomorph lens.

Users can easily shoot 30 or 60-second clips with the Insta360 GO and then its AI will help to discover and edit their best shots. The Insta360 GO is small enough to go places that other camera can’t while capturing every angle without getting in the way.

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Crosscall Trekker-X4

The first smartphone with an embedded action camera

Crosscall has created the Trekker-X4, the world’s first smartphone to integrate an action camera. With a 170° panomorph lens and Immervision algorithms at its core, the Trekker-X4 provides stabilized wide-angle images, with a perception as close to the human eye that a camera can get.

This sophisticated device flawlessly combines the functions of an action camera with smartphone technology. Beyond world class smartphone features into a ruggedized and water resistant unique designed case, the Trekker-X4 smartphone offers everything you would expect from a top of the line action camera allowing you to experience, capture, edit and share all of life’s moments.

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Moto 360 Camera

Capturing 360° high resolution photos and videos

The Moto 360 Camera with its integrated front and rear high-resolution ultra wide-angle panomorph lens provides high quality spherical 360° views.

This camera add-on is an accessory available for the Moto Z family of smartphones and has outstanding low-light performance and superior image quality across the entire field of view.

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Garmin VIRB 360

Capturing a complete sphere of high-resolution video up to 5.7k

The Garmin VIRB 360 is a rugged, waterproof camera. This action camera with ultra wide-angle Immervision panomorph lenses captures a complete sphere of high-resolution video up to 5.7K and 360-degree audio — even photos.

The VIRB 360 is the first of its kind, eliminating lengthy editing processes with unrivaled one-click 4K spherical stabilization for smooth and steady footage — no matter how rough the adventure.

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Acer Holo360

Capture, view, edit and share – all in one device

We helped Acer launch the Holo360, its 360° 4K camera. This handheld camera is equipped with two ultra wide-angle panomorph camera lenses and captures consistent images of the highest quality across the entire field of view. With the latest Immervision Enables 2.0 technology, the Holo360 combines the power to stitch videos in real-time with no visible stitching seam, integrated LTE connectivity, and a 3-inch touchscreen for operation.

The Acer Holo360 all-in-one camera allows end users to capture, view, edit and share the whole 360⁰ picture with a single device.

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Quanta Pi SOLO

Small enough to fit in the palm of your hand while providing complete 360⁰ coverage

Quanta Computers together with Immervision developed the Pi SOLO, the world’s first VR add-on 360ᵒ camera for mobile devices, with the latest high resolution 360ᵒ x 187ᵒ panomorph lens. Along with our high-resolution, super wide-angle panomorph lens, Immervision’s advanced dewarping algorithms provide high quality stabilized videos for the Pi SOLO.

The very versatile Quanta Pi Solo can be used as a stand-alone 360⁰ camera, a wearable camera when clipped onto a helmet or jacket or it can easily attach to any smartphone.

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