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Manager, Video & GIS Analytics
Haifa Research Lab, Haifa, Israel



Gal Ashour has received his B.Sc. degree and his M.Sc. degree in 1992 and 2000 respectively from the Technion, Haifa, Israel.

He is in IBM Research since 1992. In 1999-2000 Mr. Gal was a visiting scientist in IBM Lab in USA. Mr. Ashour’s areas of interest include real-time and near-real-time applications, focusing on multimedia and streaming technologies as well as video analytics and published a few papers in these areas. Gal Ashour is a key person in IBM in the area of real-time and streaming technologies and led several successful projects in these areas. Gal Ashour was awarded Research Division and Outstanding Technical Achievements Awards, and contributed to over 25 IBM patents.