[PhD’s Corner] Eléonore Schnebelin: Innovations systems of digital agriculture towards agroecological transition

Eléonore is one of the #DigitAg labelled PhDs


  • Start Date:  October 2018
  • University:  Montpellier University of Excellence (MUSE) – Montpellier SupAgro
  • PhD School: EDEG (Montpellier Economy-Management)
  • Field(s): Economics
  • Doctoral Thesis Advisor: Jean-Marc Touzard (Inra Innovation)
  • Co-supervisors : Jean-Marc Touzard (Inra Innovation) & Pierre Labarthe (Inra Agir)
  • Funding: #DigitAg – Inra
  • #DigitAg: Axis 2 – Challenge 1

Keywords: Innovation, Agriculture, Digital, Agroecology, Digital Transition


The thesis aims to study the development of digital agriculture as a whole. “Agriculture knowledge and innovation systems” works give a framework to grasp evolution of relations between innovative companies, farmers and research and development institutions at various levels. The question is to analyze how this evolution can impact agroecological transition. It will be conduct in France, through 2 agricultural systems: development of organic agriculture and greening of conventional agriculture.


Contact:  eleonore.schnebelin [AT] inra.fr​

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