Since 1998, Cyberbotics is the leading company in robot simulation with the Webots reference software used by over 1290 universities and research centers worldwide. Cyberbotics also develops custom simulation tools like Webots for NAO and participate in European research projects.


The company was founded in 1998 by Dr. Olivier Michel, as a spin off from the MicroComputing and Interface Lab (LAMI) of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne (EPFL). Cyberbotics' mentors include Prof. Jean-Daniel Nicoud, Prof. Francesco Mondada and Dr. Takashi Gomi.


Olivier Michel Olivier Michel is the founder and CEO of Cyberbotics. Valérie Michel Valérie Michel is taking care of administration, sales and accounting.
Fabien Rohrer Fabien Rohrer is working on general Webots software development. Stefania Pedrazzi Stefania Pedrazzi is working on general Webots software development.
David Mansolino David Mansolino is working on automobile simulation in Webots (EPFL).