Jesper Mosegaard is a computer scientist and leader. He is a blend of deep professional expertise and a friendly outgoing personality. Jesper enjoys solving challenges, developing new software products, and managing great software developers. Computer graphics has a special place in Jespers heart, and he enjoys hands-on software development and research. Jesper also likes to teach, coach, do speaking events, and work with customer to understand their needs.
Jesper is Director of Products at Luxion. KeyShot is the main software product from Luxion, and it is the fastest and easiest to use solution for photo-realistic visualization of CAD and 3D. It is Jespers responsibility to lead all software developers at Luxion in the agile development from feature ideas to release. Jesper also contributes with his expertise in real-time rendering to develop entirely new products. This includes meeting customers to understand their needs, researching solutions, and developing advanced software in C++ and OpenGL.
Jesper received his PhD in Computer Science from Aarhus University in 2006. He developed a real-time 3D simulator for surgeons to train heart surgery. Following his PhD, Jesper was a tenure tracked Assistant Professor. In 2008, Jesper left the University to found the Visual Computing Lab at the Alexandra Institute, helping companies develop new products and services based on research and new technology. The Visual Computing Lab focused initially on computer graphics and later also computer vision and deep learning. Over almost 10 years at the Alexandra Institute, Jesper hired 15 experts for his Lab and successfully completed over 100 projects with total budgets of
Jespers professional interests include computer graphics, computer vision, deep learning, augmented reality, and virtual reality. He has experience in areas of medical imaging, simulation, training, computer games, animation, VFX, CAD, drones, satellite images, and big data. Jesper has published 30 peer-reviewed publications. Jesper has completed an Executive Education at Harvard Business School. The education included leadership, strategy, innovation, and project management.
Jesper lives near Aarhus in Denmark, the happiest country in the world, with his wife and two children.