The iimt was represented at the 9th International Sustainability Transitions Conference (IST9) by Dr. Anton Sentic, who submitted and presented a paper titled “The story of a “Cinderella” technology: barriers to and lessons learned from the history and present state of CHP in the UK” and also co-organised and moderated two conference sessions: the traditional “Newcomer...Read More
From the 29th of May until the 1st of June 2018, the International Conference on Smart Grid and Clean Energy Technologies (ICSGCE 2018) took place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia at the Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR).
Prof. Dr. Stephanie Teufel, Director of the iimt, presented the paper “Cybersecurity Guideline for the Utility Business – A Swiss Approach (S. Teufel, R. Burri, B. Teufel)”...Read More
On Wednesday, the 18th of April 2018, around 60 students from different Swiss Universities and Universities of Applied Sciences joined the Customer Insight Workshop, which was organised by the Innovation Club Fribourg. Meeting point was the Innovation Lab Fribourg.
Under the lead of Sébastien Niclasse and Sulamith Scheurer, both from INNOArchitects AG Bern, and Yves Hertig from the iimt,...Read More
Our partner Campana & Schott offered our students a lecture based on Project Portfolio Management (PPM). The students learned first-hand, how to successfully implement the main fields of action of PPM, portfolio governance and resource management, portfolio structuring as well as portfolio sustainability.
The students could directly apply what they learned within a Case Study. We would...Read More
In the spring semester 2018, the iimt Chair of Management in ICT conducts its practical lecture “Strategic Project Management”. Students on Master-Level get all necessary theoretical as well as practical skills for leading projects successfully. Dr. Wolfgang Straub, partner at Augsburger Deutsch & Partner since 2015, shared his Know-How and practical experiences in the field of...Read More
The 3rd Network of Early career researchers in Sustainable Transitions (NEST) conference took place on March 15th and 16th at the Copernicus Institute of Utrecht University, Utrecht, Netherlands; with the iimt being represented by Dr. Anton Sentic, who was also one of the founding members of the NEST and is still active as part of the network’s steering committee.
The conference brought...Read More
Mark Brandl, Innovation Manager at SBB, held again a keynote speech at the iimt. In his last year’s speech, he presented in a lively way the daily challenges SBB is facing. This year he shared his insights about Niche- and Innovation Management with students of the University of Fribourg in the course “Digital (R)evolution”. Innovative projects and ideas from a technological as well as from a...Read More
Beginning of March, the International Conference on Integrated Intelligent Computing (ICIIC) took place in Singapore at the Nanyang Executive Centre of the Nanyang Technological University. The conference was organised in cooperation with the International Conference on Intelligent Autonomous Systems (ICoIAS’2018) and IEEE System, Man and Cybernetics (SMC) Singapore Chapter and IES Electrical,...Read More