Nicolas Hautière is a graduate engineer from ENTPE, Graduate School of Civil, Environmental and Urban Engineering (2002) and is also a doctor from the University of Saint-Etienne (2005).
He holds the accreditation to supervise research (Habilitation à Diriger des Recherches, HDR) from the Université Paris-Est and has obtained an Advanced Masters diploma in Public Policies and Actions for Sustainable Development from the Ecole des Ponts-ParisTech in 2013.
He is currently Chief Engineer of Bridges, Waters and Forests (2021) at Université Gustave Eiffel. He has a ten-year experience in computer vision applied to cooperative ITS, automated vehicles and opportunistic weather observation. Now, his mission is to initiate, develop and lead research or innovation devices that will allow the industrial transfer of solutions resulting from research in the field of renewed intelligence of mobility vectors and infrastructures capable of contributing to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Within this framework, he has been in charge of the 5th Generation Road Project (R5G) since 2013 and was recently appointed as head of the Components and Systems Department (COSYS).