Dr. Nicolas Tremblay leads an important research program for Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada and is known for his ability to generate new knowledge for the benefit of the agricultural sector. He is currently involved in the management of nitrogen fertilizer applications using remote sensing, geomatics, geostatistics and meta-analyses. He has also conducted research on techniques for the detection of stresses affecting crops. Dr. Tremblay is the author of over a hundred scientific peer-reviewed publications. He is president of the International Society for Precision Agriculture (ISPA).