Laure Morel, Director of ENSGSI, is Professor of Industrial Engineering at the University of Lorraine - Ecole Nationale Supérieure en Génie des Systèmes et de l’Innovation (ENSGSI). She conducts her research at the ERPI laboratory, Research Team on Innovative Processes, EA 3767.

His research focuses on the study and evaluation of the upstream phases of innovation processes from a technological risk management perspective by integrating users using project management methodologies in Living Lab mode. Laure Morel is a member of the management boards of IAMOT, International Association for Management of Technology and RRI, Réseau de Recherche en Innovation. She is also a founding member of France Living Labs, as a representative of the Lorraine Smart Cities Living Lab (ENoLL certified).