This summer, the iimt strengthened its international relations within Asia in Seoul and Tokyo. Excited, we left our usual environment and came back with a bag full of new inputs, ideas and impressions. During the Academic Exchange in Seoul, we had the opportunity to evaluate and discuss innovation in the built environment with students, lecturers and experts from both continents through...Read More
The iimt congratulates Jacques Mauron! Jacques is appointed as the new Director of Groupe e SA as from November 2019 on. He is a member of the iimt Alumni network, holder of an iimt Executive MBA and lecturer in our courses Strategy & Innovation Management. The iimt team congratulates him warmly and wishes him all the best in his new position.Read More
2018 was a year full of new experiences and opportunities. Several students were supported in the development and realization of their own ideas. Furthermore, ideas@iimt was involved in projects fostering the innovative spirit of the University. Discover the ideas@iimt annual reportDiscover the ideas@iimt annual report.Read More
Last week, the iimt’s «Strategic Leadership» course took place in the Halle Bleue on the blueFACTORY site, the former Cardinal brewery, and now leading innovation center in Fribourg. Through theories and practical exercises, Prof. Dr. Amanda Shantz gave the 13 participants the tools to familiarize themselves with the different types of Leadership. The course also gave them the...Read More
The iHomeLab Luzern, a Swiss research center for building intelligence, visited the smart living lab on the 5th of March as a guest of the iimt. The members of the iHomeLab presented their newest research on Smart Energy Management and Active and Assisted Living during the Invited Talk series at the smart living lab. The visit was concluded by the master thesis presentation on knowledge...Read More
Manuel Drazyk is working as Junior Research Assistant at the iimt since December 2018, where he takes over the tasks of Joelle Simonet.
He was born, raised and went to school in Krefeld, Germany. After that, he visited the RWTH University in Aachen, in which he graduated with his bachelor’s in computer science in 2018. Now he attends the Swiss Joint Master of Science in Computer Science...Read More
Thursday 29th of November 2018 the iimt Graduation Ceremony took place in a festive and friendly atmosphere in Fribourg. The time for our graduates to received their diplomas of Executive MBA and Executive CAS. Read More
The new model is ready – time to play!
The new iimt Crowd Energy model was presented during the smart living lunch on December 4th and the meeting of the steering committee of the smart living lab on December 5th. Representatives of the EPFL, the HEIA-FR, the University of Fribourg and Fribourg’s State Councils took the opportunity to be members of an energy crowd in an interactive and playful...Read More
We live in a business world characterised by continuously increasing pace of change. The change of focus from a stable environment to one that is constantly changing, driven by the search for improvement opportunities, has a particular impact on the economy and our daily activities. Most companies have accepted change as something that is not inherently negative and time-consuming. On the...Read More
The “Executive Corporate CAS in Lean Innovation” study programme was developed in a joint cooperation between the iimt, INNOArchitects and the Swiss Post, and is, in its current form, the only such programme on offer in Switzerland. The core of the practice-oriented CAS is the acquisition of practical experience through active collaboration in one or multiple Swiss Post projects,...Read More