Francois Chaubard is the CEO of Focal Systems, a computer vision company focused on eliminating out-of-stocks for brick and mortar retailers with a camera on a shopping cart. Francois was an electrical engineering master's then computer science master's dropout from Stanford University. He researched deep learning and computer vision under Fei Fei Li at Stanford. He worked at Apple as a deep learning researcher. Before that, Francois was a missile guidance algorithm engineer at Lockheed Martin.