Aline Fournier is working as Relations and Product Manager since September 2019. She is taking over from Fanny Guenat.
Fribourg is no stranger to her, as she has studied at University Fribourg in the past. After completing her Master in Communication and Media research, she has worked several years as Communication manager and project assistant for an international organization and a swiss...Read More
The iimt team warmly welcomes Associate Prof. Dr. Xuan Xie to the University of Fribourg and to the international institute of management in technology. Xuan will be a visiting researcher here for 6 months, bringing in her expertise and, in particular, her background in information theory. She completed her studies and her doctorate at the University of Electronic Science and Technology of...Read More
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