About us

Aodyo designs and builds novel musical instruments in France, with musicians and for musicians. We are a team of passionate people dedicated to improving musical practice using new technologies.

Our team

  • Laurent Pouillard


    Laurent is the inventor and lead designer of the Sylphyo. He is a senior electronic engineer and team manager. He also plays the clarinet and has a passion for building synthesizers.
  • Ludovic Potier

    R&D Engineer

    Ludovic works on the ergonomics and the design of Aodyo instruments. He is a mechanical engineer with a PhD in cognitive sciences. He also plays upright bass in hip hop, world, and jazz music projects.
  • Jonathan Aceituno

    R&D Engineer

    Jonathan works on the software development and interaction design aspects of Aodyo instruments. He has a PhD in the field of HCI. He also likes to record jazzy-reggae-fusion music in his bedroom with his guitars, drums, computer, and (obviously) Sylphyo.

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Our partners

Our supporters

Special thanks to:

  • Valérie
  • Frédéric
  • Nicole
  • Gérard
  • Eric
  • Nathalie
  • Jérémie
  • Odile
  • Stéphane
  • Sarra
  • Etienne
  • Lutz
  • Alix
  • Philippe
  • Antoine
  • Hugo
  • Romain
  • Lucas
  • David
  • Téliau
  • Laetitia
  • Ludovic
  • Lola
  • Arthur
  • Aude
  • Christophe
  • Bob
  • Philippe
  • Marie-Pierre
  • Denis
  • Deborah
  • Jérémy
  • Raphaël
  • Dominique
  • Christelle
  • Christophe
  • Yannick
  • Zhao
  • Stéphane
  • Sophie
  • Méline
  • Jérôme
  • Rémy
  • Dominique
  • Pascal
  • Chrystelle
  • Makato
  • Alistair
  • Henry
  • Guillaume
  • Ole
  • Pierre
  • Ian
  • Hakon


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Contact us


11B, avenue de l'Harmonie
Ruche de Villeneuve d'Ascq
Parc Scientifique de la Haute Borne
59650 Villeneuve d'Ascq