Vice President of Open Food Facts, Open Beauty Facts
Pierre Slamich is the Vice president of Open Food Facts & Open Beauty Facts, the wikipedia of food and cosmetics, the wikipedia of food with more than 650,000 products in more than 100 countries. The program has created a content sharing platform built by over 10,000 volunteers. Program data is provided for many startups on digital and artificial intelligence applications in food technology.
He is also the founder of JobMind, a tool that uses artificial intelligence to assist people in their work and career. JobMind was developed at StationF, the world’s largest industrial incubator built by technology billionaire Xavier Niel. He has worked for global technology groups such as Google, Accenture.
Pierre Slamich graduated with a degree in finance and business strategy from SciencesPo – Paris Institute of Political Science.
[Abstract] Presentation: Global crowdsourced Open Data platform on food products
Open Food Facts is a free, online and crowdsourced database of food products from around the world, released as open source and open data. It has often been described as the “Wikipedia of food”.
Food additives E-numbers, allergens, packaging codes… Open Food Facts helps you to make sense of the fine print on products labels. We also grade the nutritional quality of each product.
It was launched in 2012, and today it has hit 1 million active users, and it is powered by more than 20 000 active contributors who have collected data and images for over 650 000 products in 178 countries, including Vietnam.
Scan a product using the Android, iPhone or Windows Phone app on your phone, take a picture, and you’re already part of the Open Food Facts revolution!
In this talk we’ll present Open Food Facts, how you can contribute to growing it in Vietnam, and use it for your daily life, scientific research or any use you can think of.