Laurent fell in love with electronics, by chance, when he was 8. He began to program in BASIC 2 yrs later. From 2002 to 2007, he was a PhD student in LIMOS, France, and worked on biosensors for heart diseases detections. His research interest includes the development of low power electronics front ends for ECG acquisition, wireless microcontrollers & protocols. He is currently CTO at Exotic Systems that he cofounded in 2007, which provides various services in innovation and smart objects design.