Grenoble Ecole de Management (GEM) has earned both national and international recognition. More than just a school, GEM represents an open-ended laboratory through which 8,000 students and 500 employees learn and work every day to solve complex problems and overcome major challenges for business and society. the school has developed solid expertise in the management of technology and innovation. This foundation has enabled GEM to expand its research, teaching and expertise to meet challenges in the digital world, healthcare, energy, entrepreneurship, sharing economy and geopolitics. As an institution for higher education (EESC) affiliated with the Grenoble Chamber of Commerce and Industry, GEM is a founding member of the GIANT Innovation Campus in Grenoble as well as an associate member of the Université Grenoble Alpes Community.

Michele Coletti – Project Manager

Michele Coletti is Associate Professor at GEM and Academic Leader of the MBA specialisations in Management Consulting and Smart Sustainable Business, and the Executive Certificate in Innovation, Design Thinking and Intrapreneurship. His research interests concern collaborative innovation, networks and clusters. He has published in journals such as Science and Public Policy and Economics of Innovation and New Technology. Michele has participated to several EU-funded projects and impact assessments. He holds a PhD in Management Engineering from the Politecnico of Milan, a MBA from the Grenoble Graduate School of Business and a MSc in Technology and Innovation Management from SPRU at University of Sussex (UK).

Vidya Oruganti – Researcher

Vidya is a PhD candidate in the Department of Management, Technology & Strategy at the Grenoble School of Management and the Universté Savoie Mont Blanc. She studies interfirm dynamics in the contexts of technology platforms and business ecosystems. She focuses on the Technological applications and effects in Healthcare and Wellbeing.

  Her PhD is part of a Marie Curie fellowship under the proeject, CHESS. Prior to joining the PhD with CHESS she has worked with various hospitals with an Operations and Customer Management profile. She holds her Masters in Management, Organisations & Governance from London School of Economics & Political Sciences, London & Masters in Hospital Administration from Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai. 

Vidya is key researcher from GEM and she is jointly responsible for the Work Package of Business Activities.