Dr. rer. pol.

Morgane Benade

M.Sc., MEB
Technology and Innovation Management (TIM)





  • Research associate at the chair of “Theories and Methods of Innovative Conception” at Mines ParisTech / Former research associate at the chair of “Technology and Innovation Management” at RWTH Aachen from 2012 to date
  • Doctoral candidate under a binational joint supervision at RWTH Aachen and Mines ParisTech from 2014 to date
  • Postgraduate studies in “Business Management” with major in “Corporate Finance” at ESCP Europe Business School in Paris and Berlin from 2009 to 2011 (Grade de Master and MEB)
  • Research and development engineer at SAGEM S.A. from 2008 to 2009
  • Engineering studies with majors in “Microsystems and Nanotechnology” at Cranfield University (UK) from 2006 to 2008 (M.Sc.)
  • Research stay at the “Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering” department at UCLA, University of California, Los Angeles (USA) in 2006
  • Engineering studies with major in Material Sciences at ISITV University (France) from 2004 to 2008 (Dipl.-Ing.)


  • Deutsch-Französische Hochschule (DFH) Scholarship from 2014 to date
  • Deutsch-Französisches Jugendwerk (DFJW) Scholarship in 2011

Research Interests

  • Open innovation
  • Smart Products
  • Innovative design theories

Research Methodologies

  • Analytical techniques: Latent variables and structural equation modelling
  • Softwares: SmartPLS, SPSS AMOS

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