Hobivola A. Rabearivelo

Chief Strategy & Partnerships Officer BI Expertise

Hobivola A. Rabearivelo is Chief Strategy & Partnerships Officer and project manager at BI Expertise, a company specialised in artificial intelligence technologies based in Quebec City,Canada.

BI Expertise develops machine learning-based solutions for industries with high operational constraints. With a strong customer-centric approach, it develops hardware and software solutions for the defence and security, health and aviation industries. In 2018, the company became the Canadian winner of the United-Kingdom and Canada AI Innovation Challenge for proposing a solution to help aircraft manufacturers improve wing aerodynamics and anti-icing systems with machine learning. BI Expertise also helps companies of all sizes integrate artificial intelligence technologies by providing strategic and technical support services, and by participating in collaborative research and innovation projects. Its clients span from insurance companies to manufacturers in the recycling industry.

Hobivola joined BI Expertise in 2018, where he has been managing projects to develop solutions to help aircraft manufacturers improve wing aerodynamics and anti-icing systems with machine learning, support firefighters with a cyber-physical system based on artificial intelligence technologies, or provide composite structures inspectors with machine learning-based tools. Prior to joining BI Expertise, he worked as analyst and project manager for+ organisations of all sizes in a variety of industries, ranging from communication to international security to community organisations. Hobivola has an education in International Studies from

Université Laval (Canada) and in Geoeconomics and Strategic Intelligence from IRIS Sup
(France).