In 2009, he joined the leading humanoid robotics company in the world Aldebaran robotics in parallel with his engineer studies. Nicolas also founded and chaired the MakingBot association. This association aims at creating robotic technology bricks and popularizing robotics in France. This structure promotes alternative models, open source and develops technologies to standardize robotics as modules. During his engineer career Nicolas has worked for companies such as Sagem, Schneider electric, Itron, Elsys Design or Mstar semiconductors. Nicolas joined the Poppy project to make electronic architecture as accessible as possible. Nicolas believes that robotics will be a key area in the future and that we need to create today robotics technologies and standards of tomorrow. Nicolas brings expertise across the architecture part, modularity, low level software, electronics, and robots production.