David Selviah is both a UCL academic at Reader level and CTO of Correvate Ltd, a UCL spin-out company commercialising his 3D point cloud processing research. For the last 31 years he has been at the Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, University College London (UCL) where, apart from his research on AI and creative algorithm development, he has specialised in the laser and optical field including LiDAR scanning. He has over 200 publications in his academic career to date.