Mathieu LIPS @ ELS today!


I was very honoured and proud to welcome Mathieu Lips in ELS today. Mathieu was one of the very earliest founders of ELS…a couple of years ago! Mathieu Lips was at that time Renault General Manager Lighting Engineering. He is now Director of Renault "Symbioz” demo car Project, connected and autonomous electric vehicle: We had the opportunity to review the current situation and anticipate the next steps in Embedded Lighting Systems!

Mathieu LIPS @ ELS today!2018-06-12T20:54:29+00:00

BERTRANDT @ ELS Continuing Education


BERTRANDT at the ELS! Since yesterday, the ELS has welcomed 14 employees from the BERTRANDT company for a tailor-made training course at the ESTACA premises in Montigny-le-Bretonneux! The content of this training: "Modeling and simulation of a mechatronic lighting system" and "Model Based System Engineering, Functional Safety and Regulations for Lighting" For information, the ELS offers the modules of its Specialized Master in Continuing Education from September to December (program on http: // but can also organize tailor-made training ... Do not hesitate to contact us BERTRANDT: Bertrandt is one of the leading companies in development services around "mobility" as [...]

BERTRANDT @ ELS Continuing Education2018-05-29T07:26:52+00:00

DVN Newsletter May 2018


All you need to know about Automotive Lighting in the World ! Including ELS..... newsletter-DVN_Mai 18

DVN Newsletter May 20182018-05-23T08:29:14+00:00

ELS @ MOV’EO website


          A great thank you  to MOV'EO for their post on ELS Post-Master ! Mov'eo: The competitiveness cluster dedicated to the mobility of the future Competitiveness cluster in R & D Mobility and Automotive, since 2006 MOV'EO mobilizes all its energies at the service of its members to meet the objectives assigned by the French State to competitiveness clusters: to promote the development of collaborative projects and business between its members, to contribute regional development of companies, in particular SMEs, and stimulate innovation in the sector.    

ELS @ MOV’EO website2018-04-19T16:37:10+00:00

ELS @ VEDECOM on April 4th


On the 4th of April, on the occasion of its 3rd anniversary, the VEDECOM Institute presented to its funders and its members, to French and European organizations, to its future partners as well as to its entire industrial, academic ecosystem. , territory and the media, the latest advances in its research projects on the Versailles-Satory test tracks. The ELS was there! Féthi Ben OUEZDOU, Directeur Scientifique and Philippe JAILLETTE, ELS Chair      

ELS @ VEDECOM on April 4th2018-04-07T15:07:00+00:00



ELS @ VALEO Visibility Systems in Bobigny, France. ELS @ VALEO In the scope of the preparation of GTB study by ELS on “Evaluation of Safety Benefit of Road Projections”, we were invited by VALEO Visibility Systems Team to visit their facilities: Light tunnel, Laboratories, etc…. but also, to discuss the next steps to be organised! ELS Team in Valeo Bobigny A great thank you to VALEO and more particularly to: Benoit Reiss, Research & Innovation Exterior Lighting Director Etienne Pauty, Global Optics Métier Director Jean Baptiste Ballif, Learning & Knowledge Director for welcoming the ELS Team!

ELS @ VALEO2018-04-05T09:45:01+00:00

VISION Congress 2018 !


The next VISION congress will be held next October 9th and 10th, during the Mondial Motor Show in Paris, and the scientific committee convened last week with the target to select the best lectures. VISION organizators received a total of 108 abstracts, 84 on lighting and 25 on ADAS. Most of them were at a very high level, so a great deal of discussion was needed to pick out 33 lectures. A large, diverse group of submitters included universities and institutes such as TU Darmstadt, Fraunhoffer, and L-Lab in Germany; the RPI LRC in America; ELS in France; automakers including Audi, [...]

VISION Congress 2018 !2018-04-03T12:50:58+00:00

ELS @ the Departmental Council of Essonne.


Last Thursday March 15th, ELS was invited to a dinner by Mr. Francois Durovray, President of the Departmental Council of Essonne. The topic was "The New Mobilities", very current topic and debate animated by the participants: - Valérie Bouillon-Delporte, Hydrogen Initiative Leader, Michelin. - Olivier Binet, President of KAROS - Luc Marbach, CEO, VEDECOM - Julien Réau, R & D Director, TRANSDEV - Guy Le Bras, Director, GART - Mathieu Gardes, President, HYPE - Pierre Messulam, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, SNCF Mobilités - Marc Chevreau, Co-founder, XYT and, of course, Philippe Jaillette,  ELS. Super initiative, thank you!

ELS @ the Departmental Council of Essonne.2018-03-18T16:17:06+00:00



          We all know the SIA (Société des Ingénieurs de l’Automobile) ! But what you have to know is that SIA posted the new ELS video on their front page! A great thank you to Hervé GROS and Marie- Claude Buraux! Please have a look:

ELS and SIA2018-03-09T09:53:41+00:00



For those who might ignore it, VEDECOM is in France the reference for Autonomous Driving –see link below. ELS was invited in VEDECOM location in Versailles Satory. Sheherazade AZOUIGUI and Philippe JAILLETTE had the opportunity to visit their facilities but also to discuss potential co-operation between ELS and VEDECOM in the scope of Autonomous Vehicles with G Le Calvez, Vehicle Department Director / JL Franchineau, Eco-Mobility Program Director, M Rahal, Perception & Planification Research / S Thromas, Training Director. This topic was also developed together with F Ben Ouezdou, Scientific Manager in VEDECOM.

ELS @ VEDECOM2018-03-07T10:44:05+00:00