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Research and innovation lie at the heart of the IMT-BS commitment to  boldness, excellence, openness and responsibility. Since 1979, IMT-BS has delivered progressive, forward-thinking knowledge to the wider academic and industry community engaged in digital transformation and its attendant social, cultural, economic and ethical impacts. Our faculty harness their rich inter-disciplinary expertise to realise both conceptual and applied projects that significantly shape our understanding or, and responsibility towards, digital transformation, industry responsiveness to technological change, managerial knowledge capital and social engagement with new informational horizons.

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Technical knowledge

In collaboration with the extensive network of IMT partners and a host of national and international institutions, our researchers capitalise on the technical knowledge of France’s premier engineering research institute and the power of an extensive knowledge network of international institutions. Our unique ability to align business research with technical and social sciences competencies is disseminated in arenas such as health, education, social innovation, social responsibility and large enterprise. Our research informs international academic dialogue, practical application and policy development as articulated through our Chairs, research groups and laboratory.

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Mission, Values, identity

Always mindful of our ethical responsibility to deliver positive impact, innovate for good and advance a meaningful knowledge agenda, research at IMT-BS reflects our mission, our values and our identity as France’s original digital business school.