“Nations that effectively exploit and manage their knowledge assets are the best performers. Firms with more knowledge consistently perform better” (Oslo Manual, 2nd edition).
Creation of a Chair in Innovation SciencesTM
ISTEC’s Chair in Innovation SciencesTM aims to develop, on a national and international scale, applied research programs and operational training of excellence, in synergy with a network of evolving corporate sponsors, with a track record or in the making (startups). To do so, it relies on multidisciplinary teams of teacher-researchers, experts and a pool of DBA students and PhD students.
The main areas of research:
Knowledge systems, innovation and performance
Collective intelligence and organizational innovation in the digital and Internet age
Scientific foundations of innovation: the keys to adaptation
Applications and prospects: opening up new markets by repositioning or hybridizing technical fields, strategic learning and evaluation methods, human development.
The pedagogical objectives of the chair :
To know the theoretical and methodological reference frames useful for designing an enlightened and instrumented company strategy.
To understand the scientific and epistemological foundations that support them, their limits and their complementarities.
Know how to apply them to current or future professional projects and within the framework of collective and multicultural strategies.
To measure the implications and the managerial, commercial, societal, economic or technical applications.
What are the benefits?
Research topics at the height of the company’s societal and technological evolutions, for which, due to their complexity, there are no ready-made solutions.
The constantly updated capital of knowledge and experience of the teams of teacher-researchers and experts to support the learning and action of companies, skillfully explore possibilities and potentialities, and take the necessary strategic distance.
A convergence of thought and a proximity of language with the company.
A training program and a pedagogical adaptation in coherence with innovative situations.
A dedicated team of ISTEC researchers:
A team of Innovation experts
To join the chair : Please contact Géraldine ERNST, Director of Corporate Relations : firstname.lastname@example.org, 01 40 40 20 30.
Terms and tax advantages :
Our patrons support the chair’s activities in the form of donations. In return, they receive a tax receipt entitling them to a tax reduction equal to 60% of the amounts paid, up to a limit of 5 per thousand of turnover, if they are subject to income tax or corporation tax (Article 238 Bis of the CGI).