CEO of TinEye
Leila Boujnane is the founder and CEO of TinEye. TinEye is an image search company using computer vision, pattern recognition, neural networks and machine learning to make images searchable.
Leila changed the course of image search by leading the team who built TinEye, the world’s first reverse image search engine. Leila and her team are merging innovative computer vision approaches, and large scale computing to build image search solutions for millions of users, Fortune 500 companies and startups alike. Leila and TinEye are regularly featured in global media including: Canadian Business, CNET, Fast Company, Financial Post, Forbes, Le Monde, Popular Science, The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and more for creating what the media have called “a reverse image search engine on steroids”.
In addition to her role at TinEye, Leila is a supporter and an evangelist for Canada’s startup and grass roots maker communities and an adviser to a variety of start-ups and non-profit organizations.
In her spare time she organizes community conferences about technology, hacking and machine learning. She is also a self taught photographer, a novice ultra runner, surfer and motorcyclist and a big traveler.
Leila is #plantpowered.