College of Management of Technology

The College has an aligned focus on research and teaching in the areas of Management Science with close ties to Engineering and Technology. Moreover, it infuses the EPFL campus with an entrepreneurial spirit, encourages cross-disciplinary partnerships and undertakes a comprehensive approach to industrial issues and public policy.

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New Results on the Design and Pricing of “Smart Products” in JMIS

— The current issue of the Journal of Management Information Systems, an FT50 top journal, features Prof. Weber’s latest research on collaborative consumption. In the article “How to Market Smart Products: Design and Pricing for Sharing Markets,” he outlines strategies for product design, aftermarket control through sensing, and flexible nonlinear pricing for smart products. This work is the fourth in a series of results on the sharing economy published in JMIS since 2014. The paper further details how product intelligence can help companies generate economic value and how they can extract an optimal portion of that value from heterogeneous consumers.

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Michael Mark Wins INFORMS Best Student Paper Competition

— At the 2020 INFORMS Annual Meeting, Michael Mark, a PhD Student at the Chair of Operations, Economics and Strategy, was invited to the finals of the Best Student Paper Award in Finance. With the presentation of his paper, “A Reinforcement-Learning Approach to Credit Collections,” he impressed a jury composed of industry experts and faculty, emerging as the only winner in the strong field of this year’s competition. A honorable mention went to Rohit Arora, a PhD student at McCombs School of Business (University of Texas, Austin).

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The new Vice Presidency for Academic Affairs (VPA)

— — Updated on 11 November 2020 — EPFL’s president reaffirmed the importance of EPFL’s academic mission by creating the Vice Presidency for Academic Affairs (VPA), which will be led by Jan S. Hesthaven. Following the appointment of Luisa Lambertini, the VPA management team is now complete.

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The impact of the COVID-19 shock on the Swiss labor market

— Prof. Luisa Lambertini, Dr. Corinne Dubois and Yu Wu have launched a study determining how the COVID-19 crisis affected working men and women in Switzerland.

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Education

SHS-MGT courses in Management and Finance for future Engineers

NEW – as of september 2020

Master programs CDM
Master programs

Our two successful Master Programs prepare students for leading careers in academia and industry.

Management, Technology & Entrepreneurship MTE

Financial Engineering MFE

Doctoral programs CDM
Doctoral programs

Pursue an academic career and collaborate with researchers at the forefront of academic thinking in one of our two doctoral programs:

Management of Technology EDMT

Finance EDFI

Executive Education CDM

The College offers several Executive Masters in the area of Management, Technology and Entrepreneurship as well as Certificates of Advanced Studies (CAS)

Research

MTEI

Management of Technology

The Management of Technology & Entrepreneurship Institute has been created to foster research and to offer strong programs in the fields of management of technology, entrepreneurship & public policy

SFI

Swiss Finance Institute

The Swiss Finance Institute @ EPFL has been created to foster research in finance and to develop a strong offering of programs in finance and financial engineering at EPFL. The focus is on the areas within finance that have a natural interaction with mathematics, statistics, engineering, and science, namely, mathematical finance, financial econometrics, and entrepreneurial finance.

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