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Dr. Lotfi Belkhir (On Leave)

Program Lead, M.Eng./M.Tech. Entrepreneurship and Innovation

W Booth School of Engineering Practice and Technology

Associate Professor

W Booth School of Engineering Practice and Technology

Mechanical Engineering Class of 1962 Chair in Eco-Entrepreneurship

W Booth School of Engineering Practice and Technology

Entrepreneurship and Innovation
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Dr. Lotfi Belkhir, tenure track Associate Professor, Walter G. Booth School of Engineering Practice, and Class of 1962 Mechanical Engineering Endowed Chair in Eco-Entrepreneurship. Dr. Belkhir is a visionary and results-driven academic and business practitioner. He is a researcher, teacher, inventor and entrepreneurial leader with 17 years of distinguished industrial experience in sustainable and innovation-powered business creation and economic growth. Dr. Belkhir is an expert and thought-leader in the field of Total Sustainable Management, Eco entrepreneurship, digital convergence and its socio-environmental impact. Possesses proven leadership skills in research and development, IP protection, business development, finance, strategic planning, and general management. He possesses strong and successful international experience and alliances, public speaking, and relationship building. Multicultural, and fluent in English, French and Arabic, Dr. Belkhir earned his Ph.D. in condensed matter physics from SUNY and MBA in Management of Technology, Walden University.