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

Daniel Kuhn gave a plenary talk at EUROPT 2019

— Daniel Kuhn was invited to give a plenary talk at the 17th Workshop on Advances in Continuous Optimization (EUROPT 2019).

Workshop on computational methods in social science

— On July 1st, the Chair of Innovation and IP Policy (IIPP) of Prof. de Rassenfosse organized a workshop on “Computational methods in social science: A focus on textual content”.

Study prepared for the Federal Council

— Prof. de Rassenfosse has recently produced a study for the State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI) of the Swiss Confederation.

New article published by Prof. Dr. Marc Gruber

— Marc Gruber has just published an article in the Academy of Management Review. The paper entitled “Reconceptualizing necessity entrepreneurship: A contextualized framework of entrepreneurial processes under the condition of basic needs” is written jointly with John C. Dencker (Northeastern), Sophie Bacq (Northeastern), and Melvin Haas (Asyril SA).

Daniel Kuhn gave a plenary talk at ORSIS 2019

— Daniel Kuhn was invited to deliver the Naor plenary Lecture at the annual meeting of the Operations Research Society of Israel (ORSIS), which was held in Shfayim, May 13-14 2019.

Life Science professionals: Learn about Healthcare Supply Chain

— We are delighted to announce that our next Executive Course in Healthcare Supply Chain Management will start end of August 2019 at IML EPFL.

Successful Research Day for the EDMT Program

— On May 9, the doctoral program in Management of Technology (EDMT) organized its fourth Research Day at the initiative of its director, Prof. Thomas Weber, as in 2011, 2012, and 2018.

New paper published by Prof. de Rassenfosse on Offshoring R&D

— Prof. de Rassenfosse has published a paper in Industrial and Corporate Change on the productivity effects of R&D offshoring.

New paper in The Review of Economics and Statistics for Prof. Younge

— The publication entitled “Motivating Innovation: The Effect of Loss Aversion on the Willingness to Persist” has been accepted for publication in the Review of Economics and Statistics, one of the most prestigious of the economics journals.

Meet a professor - Thomas A. Weber

— Prof. Thomas Weber has accepted to answer a few questions about himself.

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