Patrick Lucey

Director of Data Science, STATS

Patrick Lucey is the Director of Artificial Intelligence at STATS where his team maximizes the value of the data that STATS has to develop new analytical tools and performance understanding by leveraging the power of machine learning and computer vision. Prior to STATS, Patrick worked at Disney Research, where he conducted research into automatic sports broadcasting using large amounts of spatiotemporal tracking data. Before Disney, Patrick was a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Robotics Institute at Carnegie Mellon University/Department of Psychology at University of Pittsburgh conducting research on automatic facial expression recognition.

In the past six years, Patrick has been a co-author on papers in the Research Paper Track, winning best paper in 2016 and runner-up in 2017. Patrick’s STATS AI group has four papers in this year’s Research Paper Track. Patrick received his BEng(EE) from the University of Southern Queensland and his PhD from Queensland University of Technology, Australia in 2003 and 2008 respectively.