Cylensee is a spin-off of IMT Atlantique whose mission is to design and manufacture smart contact lenses for various applications in the field of visual Human Machine Interface. Cylensee addresses both professional and consumer markets (e.g., health care, defense, smart factories). Cylensee owns a solid patent portfolio and benefits from the expertise of the Optics department of IMT Atlantique, a pioneering actor in the field of smart contact lenses in close
partnerships with the Vision Institute in Paris (www.institut-vision.org/en/) and Pittsburgh (www.upmc.com/services/eye).

Team Cylensee:


17 years of experience in French Tech, CEO and co-founder. 

Co-founder of two companies (Eyes 3 ShutVolfoni) for 3D solutions.

Pr. Jean-Louis de BOUGRENET de la TOCNAYE

Applied Optics

CTO – Co-founder.

Scientific Advisory Board

Pr. Jannick P. Rolland

Optical Science Director of the NSF/IUCRC Center for Freeform Optics University of Rochester, NY

Co-Founder of LighTopTech Corp.

Pr. José A. SAHEL


Head of the Vision Institute at UMPC Pittsburgh (PA)

Dr. Angelo ARLEO


Head of Aging vision & action Lab Institut de la Vision Paris-Sorbonne

Cylensee France

ZA de Mescouezel, 40 rue le Corbusier, 29280 Plouzané, France

Cylensee Inc.

218 Oakland Avenue 2nd floor Pittsburgh, PA 15231 USA