Philippe Villers founded the company Computervision with Marty Allen in 1969. In 1980 he co-founded Automatix, an early robotics company, which he led until 1986. He later served as president of Cognition Corporation for 3 years. He is currently president of GrainPro, Inc. Wikipedia*
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Philippe Villers has one video in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2012 Forum.