A team by your side to help you go further and faster together!

Our mission: to help you examine and develop your IoT innovations thanks to a team of multidisciplinary experts with a proven track record.

Philippe Ménard

Manager

“Optimism, faith in the future, and passion!”

“I like people with a youthful outlook, new things, and technical and human challenges.
I think Cité de l’Objet Connecté is the perfect playground to tackle all these challenges. Optimism, faith in the future, and passion are powerful motors that drive me and encourage me to progress!”

Laurent Aguenier

Technical Director

“Contribute to defining a new type of factory.”

“I joined Cité de l’Objet Connecté to actively contribute to defining a new type of factory. I aim to help entrepreneurs develop their devices in terms of product and processes. I do that by drawing on my experience and background, in the car industry in particular, for manufacturing products.”

Sandra Gautret

Business Development

“Ideas get more innovative by the day!”

“For me, Cité de l’Objet Connecté is an opportunity to discover ideas that get more innovative by the day, and to meet entrepreneurs who are passionate about what they do. I’m delighted and very proud to be part of the #iotfamily! We’re all set to see smart devices really take off, and ready to embark on an unforgettable experience. Fancy joining us at the Cité? Pitch me your project!”

Justine Sauvage

Admin and Reception Assistant

"I love coming in to this tightknit team spirit every day, it fires me up!”

"At the Cité de l’Objet Connecté I love coming in to this tightknit team spirit every day, it fires me up! Sharing the entrepreneurs’ passion and knowing that we’re helping them to actually create their smart devices is an amazing feeling."

Pascal Blot

Electronics engineer & project leader

“Sharing what I know about R&D, product design and getting products to market.”

“At Cité de l’Objet Connecté I share my knowledge of R&D, product design and getting products to market. With my entrepreneurial background, I enjoy listening to young innovators and helping them develop their innovation.”

Emmanuelle Leclerc

Marketing & Communication Manager

“The IoT sector fascinates me.”

“The IoT sector fascinates me. We have a boulevard of innovation before us, as long as user benefit is the watchword behind all the objects being developed by the entrepreneurs at Cité de l’Objet Connecté. Helping to bring smart device projects to fruition and make them happen is the constant challenge for the Cité’s teams! Every designer comes with their own needs and challenges and we need to find a tailor-made solution for each case.”

Jean-Pierre Audiau

Equipment Technician

“I’ve always been passionate about innovation.”

“Having worked in the electronics industry for over 20 years, I’ve always been passionate about innovation. I like being in contact with others and enjoy the discussions I have at Cité de l’Objet Connecté. I’ve been able to use my know-how to help entrepreneurs, particularly with using machines specially designed to manufacture circuit boards."

Antoine Ouedraogo

Equipment Technician

“The Cité is a place where anyone can make a real object.”

“I like designing, inventing, problem-solving and deciphering puzzles. Cité de l’Objet Connecté is a place where anyone can turn an idea into reality, and produce an actual object which could become part of our lives in the future. I want to be part of these innovations and the technological revolution that is happening!”

Romain Fauquet

Mechanical and Plastic Manufacturing Engineer & Project Leader

"A great playground for creativity and innovation!"

"A great playground for creativity and innovation!
I used to be a mechanical project engineer for a big industrial group, and my challenge is to support the entrepreneurs by providing as much expertise as I can.
My experience in manufacturing processes means I’m able to steer the entrepreneurs towards the most appropriate solutions. The Cité is an incredible place for interacting, and a great playground for creativity and innovation! "