ALISO VIEJO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 28, 2018--AWM Smart Shelf, the social retail interaction firm that is powering the comprehensive digital retail transformation model, today announced the collaboration with Leo Tsourides as Head of Science for the organization. Leo is an Artificial Intelligence expert and Vision scientist who studied computational and human vision at MIT and later moved to Caltech to focus on his PhD in Neuromorphic computation. Leo brings years of experience with numerous publications. Up to date, he has advised and worked with many companies, including Facebook, Apple, and Netflix, as well as trading finance companies and the medical health industry. Leo is directing a team of visionaries comprised of computer vision and machine learning PhD’s and advanced data scientists that share the common goal of reducing supply chain emissions and waste by 60% over the next decade.

Kevin Howard, CEO and co-founder of AWM Smart Shelf, stated, "It is with great pleasure we welcome Leo to the team. His background and experience will allow the fast-tracking of AWM's vision library and our Frictionless Shopping application."

Leo Tsourides, Head of Science, said, "I am honored to be leading a team of talented individuals toward a path of true transformation from the online internet retail economy to the next generation reality consumer analytics. We are at a pivotal point in time that will permit the reduction of waste and resources, help drive costs down, and enhance the user experience in a way that will allow retail to thrive in the online and offline worlds of today."

For more information about AWM Smart Shelf, please visit http://www.smartshelf.com.

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CONTACT: AWM Smart Shelf

Kaitlyn Kempiak, Marketing Manager

kkempiak@smartshelf.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA CALIFORNIA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY ONLINE RETAIL DATA MANAGEMENT HARDWARE INTERNET SOFTWARE OTHER TECHNOLOGY RETAIL

SOURCE: AWM Smart Shelf

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