Andy Smout – Vice President, Research
Title: Vice President, Research
Andy Smout joined Voxar (the tech start-up that ultimately became part of Canon Medical Research Europe Ltd.) as Technical Lead in 1999, was appointed Chief Architect in 2004, then VP Research in 2013. Andy oversaw development, in Edinburgh, of the imaging software components framework adopted and still depended on by Canon Medical Systems global engineering organisation. His previous commercial roles also focused primarily on software development for the Life Sciences. Andy holds a PhD in Physics from University of Essex.