Volumental is a Swedish computer vision company bringing 3D scanning and fitting solutions to footwear retailers around the world. In this talk, I’ll share our efforts in using deep learning in various parts of 3D scanning and product recommendation pipeline in footwear retail stores. Today, online footwear sales are still lagging behind. Customer concerns related to fit is the main reason for this. With 200+ deployments worldwide, we have learned that digitizing the fitting process by building an accurate, fast and user friendly product optimized for retail is the solution to bridge between the digital and physical worlds.
Miroslav aqcuired his MSc in Optics & Photonics from Imperial College in 2008 and has since then worked with R&D in computer vision and machine learning in the industry and academia. He co-founded Volumental during his PhD in computer vision at KTH and is currently leading the company's deep learning efforts in building the world's best and most consumer centric sales assistant.