Dr. Yves Pigneur is professor at the University of Lausanne since 1984, and has served as visiting professor at Georgia State University, University of British Columbia, National University of Singapore (NUS) Business School, and HEC Montreal. He earned his doctoral degree at the University of Namur, Belgium. He was the former editor-in-chief of the academic journal Systèmes d’Information & Management (SIM). Together with Alexander Osterwalder, they authored the international bestseller Business Model Generation: A Handbook for Visionaries, Game Changers, and Challengers, translated in 30 languages (BMGEN). Yves is a frequent keynote speaker and guest lecturer in universities, large corporations, entrepreneurship events and international conferences around the world.