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
  • Economic Analysis
  • Technology & IP Policy 
  • Entrepreneurial strategies
  • Management of innovation
  • Technology commercialization
  • Operations & supply chain management
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New publication on Strategic Citation by Prof. Kenneth Younge

— Prof. Kenneth Younge has an article forthcoming in the Review of Economics and Statistcs entitled "Strategic Citation: A Reassessment"

Romain Kirchhoff

"Be curious and take action!"

— Romain Kirchhoff, 2017 Alumnus of the Master in Management of Technology & Entrepreneurship (MTE) talks about his professional experience since he left EPFL.

Prof. Julia Binder & Prof. Shirah Foy

Professorships for two former ENTC collaborators

— Julia Binder and Shirah Foy were both appointed professors, respectively at IMD Business School and at the Toulouse Business School, as of September 2021.

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The 2020 annual report is now available

— The College of Management of Technology has published its annual report for 2020. It includes the highlights of the year, news about the faculty members, research and education overviews as well as financial and organizational facts.

Dr. Rachel Lacroix & Prof. Ralf Seifert © 2021 EPFL

Congratulations to Rachel Lacroix for her PhD!

— In June 2021, Rachel Lacroix obtained her PhD under the supervision of Prof. Ralf Seifert, director of the Chair of Technology & Operations Management (TOM) with her thesis entitled "Industry 4.0 Technologies and Customer-centricity for Digital Supply Chains".

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Continuing support from the Sloan Foundation

— Prof. de Rassenfosse has been awarded a new grant by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation in collaboration with Cornell University to continue his work on the IPRoduct project.

Dr. René Glogg & Prof. Ralf Seifert

Congratulations to René Glogg for obtaining his PhD!

— René Glogg obtained his PhD entitled "Modeling Supply Chain Disruptions: A Network Flow Approach" in April 2021 under the supervision of Prof. Ralf Seifert, director of the Chair of Technology & Operations Management (TOM).

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Executive Education offer at the College of Management of Technology

— The Direction of the College developed a reinforced strategic orientation for CDM’s offering for executives by establishing a new unit to centrally manage its offer for Executive Education, thereby providing a unique and coherent identity to all its programs – at the heart of technology & innovation.

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Can patent suspension accelerate global vaccination?

— Gaétan de Rassenfosse was the guest of the RTS program "Tout un monde" to discuss the challenges of lifting patents in the fight against the pandemic.


Linking EPFL Schools via Interdisciplinary Projects

— With the idea to promote and encourage collaboration among scientists, the College of Management of Technology (CDM) has initiated a new Interdisciplinary Strategy to seed new collaborative research ties between key research areas of the College and other research domains present at EPFL. This strategic program aims both at boosting the huge potential of interdisciplinary projects which already feature at EPFL and at fostering the integration of the College on the EPFL campus.

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