Christophe Schmitt holds the chair of Entrepreneurship at the University of Lorraine and guest professor at the School of Management Fribourg, where he intervenes at the Master and Summer school courses. He works in the field of student entrepreneurial culture development. He developed tools and methods such as IDéO in order to evaluate the potential of business opportunities. He has also written several articles and published books about entrepreneurship. His latest book deals with the notion of value of products and services in SMEs.