Yves Baudot began his career in a team of thematic cartography of the University of Liège (Belgium) which published two Regional Atlas awarded the golden medal of the Plantin-Moretus award in 1981.

Afterward, he accompanied the development of Geographiocal Information Systems to integrate the computer techniques into the production of thematic maps.

In 2010, he contributed (as author of all thematic maps) to the publication of the Demographic Atlas of Namibia.

The domains of application of his own experience are very varied, from urban cartography to geomorphology, including demography, transports, environment, epidemiology, etc.