MC2 Technologies and its founders have been in the spotlight in recent months.

Its technological solutions for securing major events (sporting events, for example) and for combating drones were featured on France 2’s 8pm news on September 30, 2023. MC2 Technologies has been selected as one of the companies driving Tech and Innovation in the Hauts-de-France region. Last but not least, Christophe Gaquière, a professor at the University of Lille who is currently delegated to the SME he co-founded, was awarded the Grand Prix Frédéric Kuhlmann by the Société des Sciences, de l’Agriculture et des Arts de Lille.

MC2 featured on France 2

Saturday, September 30, 2023 edition

‘The civil and military drone business’

MC2 screening between 6:20 and 9:45


Congratulations to MC2, winner of HDF100 – 2023! 

MC2 is one of the companies driving tech and innovation in the Haute-Savoie region of France.

Grand Prix Frédéric KUHLMANN de la Société des Sciences de l’Agriculture et des Arts awarded to Mr Christophe GAQUIERE


MC2 technologies: research & development for safety

An offshoot of the IEMN (Institut d’Électronique de Microélectronique et de Nanotechnologie) research laboratory at the University of Lille, MC2 technologies was founded in 2004 to specialize in security issues, with a strong R&D focus as its added value. The company was co-founded by Nicolas Vellas, PhD in electronics, and Christophe Gaquière, professor at Polytech Lille and researcher at IEMN (University of Lille). The company specializes in the characterization, modeling and design of microwave components and devices for civil and military applications.