Structural engineer, graduate of the Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées, Romain has also studied at ENSA Paris – Malaquais, and has been working for several years on the topological optimization of concrete structures. Romain holds a PhD in the field of additive manufacturing of concrete structures at Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées and Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts et Métiers.
He is now research and development expert at XTreeE, a company specialized in large-scale 3d printing.
Tristan Gobin is a Director and VP of Construction Automation at HAL Robotics. Alongside his graduation as an Architect (MArch distinction) Tristan has led several architectural robotic workshops at the ENSAPM, the ENSA-Grenoble, the École des Ponts ParisTech and the UCL-Bartlett School of Architecture since 2012. He is now a PHD Candidate at GSA and is pursuing his research work combining mathematics, mechanics and architectural design with a special interest in robotics, haptic systems and kinetic architecture.
He was in charge of the robotic introduction at the École des Ponts ParisTech (national advanced civil engineering school) and the Navier Laboratory (a mixed research unit of École des Ponts ParisTech, IFSTTAR and the CNRS).