Management of Technology & Entrepreneurship Institute


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 and public policy.

The institutes participates in several teaching programs:

Fields of Competences

  • Optimization
  • Business analytics
  • Entrepreneurial strategies
  • Management of innovation
  • Technology commercialization
  • Operations & Supply chain management
  • Innovation policy
  • Intellectual property rights policy and regulation
  • Science and technology policy
  • Transportation and mobility policy and regulation
  • Energy policy and regulation
  • Telecommunications policy and regulation
  • Information society and digitalization policies and regulation
  • Urbanization policy
  • Environmental policy and regulation

New grant from the EPFL Open Science Fund for Prof. Ken Younge

— Prof. Ken Younge's project was one of the nine winners of the new EPFL Open Science Fund, which was created in September 2018 by EPFL President Martin Vetterli.

Innovation Policy and Digitalization

— Dominique Guellec is Head of the Science and Technology Policy Division of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). He was invited by the College of Management of Technology to discuss the major societal implications of digitalization. Professor Gaétan de Rassenfosse took the opportunity to interview him.

Digitalization 4.0 of the Health System

— Prof. Philippe Wieser published an article in the recent Competence H+ Hospital Forum about the setting up of the Electronic Health Record.

A new EPFL fund rewards nine open science ideas

— The first call for proposal for the EPFL Open Science Fund attracted nearly 50 propositions. Nine projects were selected and will receive support to develop ideas fostering open and reproducible research on campus, and beyond.

New Publication on Optimal Credit Collections in Management Science

— A new research paper by Prof. Thomas Weber on “Dynamic Credit-Collections Optimization” has been accepted for publication at Management Science, the leading INFORMS journal.

Prof. Luisa Lambertini elected President of the IBEFA Association

— Prof. Luisa Lambertini has been elected President and Chair of the International Banking, Economics and Finance Association (IBEFA).

Prof. Lambertini Program Chair at the 2019 ASSA Conference

— Prof. Luisa Lambertini was Program Chair at the 2019 Allied Social Science Associations (ASSA) Meeting in Atlanta in January 2019.

New 4-year SNSF Grant for Prof. Luisa Lambertini

— Prof. Luisa Lambertini has been awarded a 4-year SNSF grant on fiscal policy, inflation and import-export linkages.

New Method for Quantifying Commitment in Games

— Prof. Weber’s latest research paper on “Quantifying Commitment in Nash Equilibria,” forthcoming in the International Game Theory Review, proposes a player-specific measure of commitment, on a scale of 0 to 1, for any Nash equilibrium of a dynamic game. The findings, first presented at the 2017 Conference on Game Theory and Management (GTM) in St. Petersburg, Russia, and the 2017 European Meeting on Game Theory (SING13) at the Université Paris-Dauphine in France, relate to Prof. Weber’s earlier work on optimal commitment (Weber 2014). The proposed measure of commitment is the first of its kind for generic games.

Where To Play Book and Worksheets Now Available in French

— Where to Play: 3 steps for discovering your most valuable market opportunities, published by FT Publishing International in 2017, is now available in French.

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