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Sicard Vianney

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Sicard Vianney
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Vianney Sicard is a computer engineer graduated from the École Polytechnique of the University of Tours. He arrived in the UMR BIOEPAR in September 2015.
Vianney Sicard first worked on the translation of research models into decision support tools (EvalBVD and EvalParaTuB). He then collaborated with Sébastien Picault in the development of EMULSION (generic framework for multiagent multi-level epidemiological simulation). It is also involved in the creation of the STEMAH public/private consortium.

Vianney Sicard is currently working on Bayesian network applied to veterinary autopsy diagnostics as part of the IVAN (Innovative Veterinary Assisted Necropsy) project.

He will be with us until september 30, 2019.


  • Software development
  • Simulation framework
  • Setting up consortium
  • Bayesian network

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Email : vianney (dot) sicard (at) inra (dot) fr

Tel: 02 72 20 20 29 31


  • Picault, S., Huang, Y. L., Sicard, V., Hoch, T., Vergu, E., Beaudeau, F., and Ezanno. A Generic Multi-Level Modelling and Simulation Approach in Computational epidemiology. Submitted to and under review by BMC Bioinformatics.
  • Picault, S., Huang, Y. L., Sicard, V., Beaudeau, F., and Ezanno, P. 2017. A Multi-Level Multi-Agent Simulation Framework in Animal Epidemiology. International Conference on Practical Applications of Agents and Multi-Agent Systems (PAAMS), Porto, Portugal, 2017/06/21-23.
  • Picault, S., Huang, Y. L., Sicard, V., and Ezanno, P. 2017. Enhancing Sustainability of Epidemiological Models through a Generic Multilevel Agent-based Approach. International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI), Melbourne, Australia, 2017/08/19-25.