Research topics

  • Digital social innovation
  • Transition management
  • Eco-innovation policies and strategies
  • Ecotechnologies (LEDs, green ICTs)
  • Ecological impacts of ICTs
  • Barriers to innovation
  • Waste of Electrical and Electronic Equipments (WEEE)
  • Rebound effects
  • Organisational routines

List of publications


Conferences and seminars


Other presentations & media


Research projects

  • Project EcoLogic / TEM: PI of this industrial contract (« crédit-impôt-recherche ») aiming to analyse the factors limiting improvements in the recycling of e-waste in France (with Isabella Capurso). 06/2013 – 10/2014, 52 k€. Rapport final
  • ECOPATENTS: PI of this research project financed by ADEME, aiming to identify the technologies able to solve the e-waste problem in the future, by carrying out patent analyses (06/2011 -09/2012, 90 k€).


Networking & Visiting

  • April – June 2017: Sabbatical leave in the University of Valencia, Spain.
  • January – March 2017: Sabbatical leave in the Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain (INGENIO).
  • Nov.-Dec. 2016: Sabbatical leave in the Ladyss research unit, University Paris 6, Paris.
  • Institut Mines-Télécom: Co-animator of IMT’s research network on « ICT & Environment » (RT8).
  • Membre du comité de rédaction et du comité éditorial de la revue Terminal.


PhD supervision & jurys

  • Member of the jury of the defense of the PhD in management sciences of Yelda Erden-Topal (« A policy design analysis for diffusion of solar and wind electricity generation in Turkey »), Middle East Technical University, Science and Technology Policies Research Center (Ankara, Turquie). Successfully defended in February 2016.
  • Member of the jury of the defense of the PhD in computer sciences of  Christina Herzog (« Contributions à la modélisation avec un Système Multi Agent du transfert technologique en Green IT »), Université Toulouse III – Paul Sabatier. Successfully defended in November 2015.
  • Co-supervisor of the PhD thesis in management sciences of Isabella Capurso (« E-waste management policies and consumers’ disposal: A comparative case-study between Milan and Paris »). Co-tutorship with the University of Bicocca (Milan, Italy). Successfully defended in December 2014.
  • Member of the jury of the PhD defense of J.-B. Bahers portant sur les « Dynamiques des filières de récupération-recyclage et écologie territoriale : L’exemple du traitement des déchets d’équipements électriques et électroniques (DEEE) en Midi-Pyrénées », Université de Toulouse II-Le Mirail. Successfully defended in April 2012.


Habilitation à diriger des recherches (French diploma enabling the supervision of PhD students)

  • Analyser les dynamiques d’éco-innovation : Contributions en sciences de gestion. HDR in management sciences, defended on 03/12/2015. slides : HDR-Gossart