Professor Sycamore is a character from Pokemon X and Y. He is a Pokemon researcher in the region of Kalos. He is the person who gives the main character their starter Pokemon. He will also occasionally engage in a Pokemon battle with the trainer.
Pokemon X and Y are the latest in the Pokémon series, developed by Game Freak for Nintendo 3DS. The games are the first in the series to feature full 3D graphics and features the beginning of the Generation VI Pokemon. This will include a new Pokemon type, as well as at least 25 new Pokemon.