Conferences - Seminars

02MAY
04MAY
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  Swiss Tech Convention Centre

The Cooperation & Development Center (CODEV) at EPFL hopes to see you at our 4th International UNESCO Conference on Technologies for Development (Tech4Dev 2016) from 2-4 May 2016 at the Swiss Tech Convention Center! The Welcome Address will be given by Prof. Patrick Aebischer followed by keynote speakers ICRC Director General Yves Daccord and UNESCO ... Read more about "TECH4DEV 2016: From Innovation to Social Impact | EPFL, 2-4 May 2016"
04MAY
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  12:00-13:30 EPFL, ODY 4.03, VIP Room

"Quantifying the negative impact of brain drain on the integration of European science"Résumé Despite positive trends in the globalization of R&D, recent studies of international collaboration show that national borders are still a formidable hindrance to scientific integration, notwithstanding directed policies aimed at reducing barriers – as specifically is the case for the European Research ... Read more about "Séminaire par Prof. Alexander Peterson, IMT Institute for Advanced Studies Lucca"
04MAY
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  13:00-19:00 SG 1211

Architectonic space engages several aspects of embodiment. While embodiment is a well-studied phenomenon in cognitive neuroscience, little is known about the impact of architecture on human behavior and self-consciousness. Here, we propose a symposium that promotes empirical scientific methods for architecture, studying the subjective experience of the body in space modulated by the facets of ... Read more about "Empirical: embodiment in architecture & neuroscience"
By Juhani Pallasmaa, Harry Mallgrave, Olaf Blanke, Andrea Serino, Isabella Pasqualini ...
04MAY
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  13:30-19:00 Espace Archizoom

Architectonic space engages several aspects of embodiment. While embodiment is a well-studied phenomenon in cognitive neuroscience, little is known about the impact of architecture on human behavior and self-consciousness. Here, we propose a symposium that promotes empirical scientific methods for architecture, studying the subjective experience of the body in space modulated by the facets of ... Read more about "empirical: embodiment in architecture & neuroscience"
By Isabella Pasqualini, Olaf Blanke, Harry Mallgrave, Andrea Serino, Juhani Pallasmaa

Cultural events

21APR
23MAY
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  08:00-20:00 Rolex Learning Center

Mirabilia is a visual experience. A wooden pavilion is constructed in the large patio at the Rolex Centre. Visitors are invited to walk in, sit down and look out of the window. This window, which is fitted with mirrors, offers a spectacular view. The pavilion is composed of a room from which the spectator can ... Read more about "Mirabilia - Hélène Gerster"
By Hélène Gerster, artiste

Exhibitions

12APR
21MAY
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28APR
25SEP
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  07:00-23:59 Rolex Learning Center

Artist Rudy Decelière put the murmuring of a river beneath the outside vault of the RLC. 851 mini speakers are linked together by weft yarns broadcasting the sound of water running. As an inverted river, this work suggests unnatural and unique sounds, inspired by a water-like motion spreading in space. After being in residence at ... Read more about "Courants continus - Rudy Decelière"
By Rudy Decelière, artiste

Movies

04MAY
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  18:30 EPFL CO2

Notre prochaine projection aura lieu le 4 Mai, nous projeterons Shiro Bako ! Comme d'habitude, on vous accueillera dès 18h30 devant l'auditoire CO2 avec des cup ramens et des thés froids oishii pour vous sustenter. On espère vous voir nombreux ! :) Synopsis (English below) : Cinq amies de Lycée - Aoi Miyamori, Ema Yasuhara, ... Read more about "Shiro Bako (Projection gratuite)"

Miscellaneous

25APR
04MAY
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  Esplanade

Dépistage des facteurs de risques des maladies cardiovasculaires, accompagné par des conseils personnalisés par le Bus des ligues de la santé:Esplanade 25 avril au 4 mai 2016. Inscription indispensable sur http://www.bilanconseilsante.ch/ ou par téléphone au 021 623 37 45. Le bilan (dépistage des facteurs de risques, accompagné par des conseils personalisés) dure 30 minutes et ... Read more about "Bus des ligues de la santé"

Academic Calendar

Internal trainings

01MAY
21SEP
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  Martigny

The International Create Challenge is a free of charge, 3-week (Aug 31 - Sep 21) immersive super accelerator program that gives entrepreneurs the opportunity to drive their projects to a Minimum Viable Product. It is a unique program combining state-of-art technologies and cutting edge research, mentors-lead coaching, micro-seed investment and a star prize of more ... Read more about "International Create Challenge (ICC) - Registration Open"
02MAY
01MAY
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  10:30-12:00 BI A2 458

Découvrir et apprendre à utiliser le nouveau registre des signatures. Tous les lundis de 10h30 à 12h dans la salle BI A2 458. Read more about "Forum registre des signatures"
By Gestionnaire du registre des signatures

Call for proposal

04MAY
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The Cure Parkinson’s Trust finance des projets de recherche clinique et de laboratoire qui ont le potentiel de faire progresser les connaissances qui pourraient mener à un traitement pour la maladie de Parkinson, ou qui représentent une avancée importante dans le traitement de la maladie. Read more about "The Cure Parkinson’s Trust"
By The Cure Parkinson’s Trust

Deadline

22APR
15OCT
  Salle Polyvalente EPFL

The “Symposium Latsis EPFL 2016” on the topic “Multicellular organisms in microfluidic systems” will be held at the campus of the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) on the shoreline of the beautiful Lac Léman, Lausanne, Switzerland. (November 14-16, 2016) Studies of living organisms like nematodes and invertebrate embryos in controlled spatio-temporal chemical environments on ... Read more about "REGISTRATION IS OPEN --> Symposium Latsis EPFL 2016 on “Multicellular organisms in microfluidic systems” "
By
Adela Ben-Yakar, University of Texas, Austin, USA
David Biron, Department ...