Conferences - Seminars

07NOV
24JAN
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In collaboration with EPFL Sustainable campus and the Safety, prevention and health domain, the Sports service offers an entire program around health. CampuSessions (45') and ShotSessions (20') will take place until January 2018. Discover these activities directly on the campus, no equipment needed! Novembre 7, 2017: Relaxation shot // Ludic courses Novembre 15, 2017: Relaxation ... Read more about "Let's move our campus"
24JAN
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Major depressive disorder (MDD) is the leading cause of worldwide disability with some reports estimating prevalence rates around 6.7%. ~30% of depressed patients experience heightened inflammation, putting them at increased risk of comorbid physical illness such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes, metabolic disorder, asthma, or rheumatoid arthritis. Scott Russo, Ph.D. and his team at the Mount ... Read more about "BMI SEMINAR // Neuroimmune mechanisms of depression"
By Scott Russo,  Center for Affective Neuroscience,  Icahn School of Medicine ...
25JAN
  13:15-14:15 MA A1 10

In this talk I will introduce the chromatic number of a lattice: It is the least number of colors one needs to color the interiors of the cells of the Voronoi tessellation of a lattice so that no two cells sharing a facet are of the same color. I will introduce two lower bounds for ... Read more about "Coloring the Voronoi tessellation of lattices"
By Frank Vallentin (Universität zu Köln)
25JAN
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By : John Wilkes - Google Abstract : Imagine some product team inside Google wants 100,000 CPU cores + RAM + flash + accelerators + disk in a couple of months. We need to decide where to put them, when; whether to deploy new machines, or re-purpose/reconfigure old ones; ensure we have enough power, cooling, ... Read more about "IC Talk: Building the warehouse scale computer"
25JAN
  14:30-16:30 BC 410

EDIC candidacy exam Exam president: Prof. Jean-Pierre Hubaux Thesis advisor: Prof. Bryan Ford Co-examiner: Prof. Katerina Argyraki Abstract Interactive distributed systems, such as high- frequency trading, augmented reality and online gaming, require low latency between users. Geographically-diverse replication is a common technique to decrease latency, but current de- ployment frameworks either target specific applications (e.g., ... Read more about "Secure Locality-Preserving Distributed Systems"
By Cristina Basescu
25JAN
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  15:00-17:00 CM 1 4

The developments of statistical mechanics and of quantum field theory are among the major achievements of 20th century's science. In the second half of the century, these two subjects started to converge, resulting in some of the most remarkable successes of mathematical physics. At the heart of this convergence lies the conjecture that critical lattice ... Read more about "Statistical Field Theory and the Ising Model"
By Prof. Clément Hongler
26JAN
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By Miltos Allamanis - Microsoft Abstract The abundance of available source code raises the exciting possibility to develop novel machine learning-based software engineering tools that learn from large corpora. These probabilistic source code analyses necessitate interdisciplinary research in machine learning and programming languages. The core challenge rests in developing methods that can probabilistically handle the ... Read more about "Learning to Represent Programs with Graphs"
26JAN
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  15:00-17:00 SV 1717

Program, schedule: 15:00 - 15:05 Ivan Istomin EPFL (Maerkl Lab) Introduction, opening words 15:05 - 15:50 Prof. Kai Papenfort Ludwig-Maximilians University, Department of Biology, Munich (D) “Lessons from Vibrio cholerae” - abstract / biosketch 15:50 - 16:20 Roderich Römhild Department of Evolutionary Ecology and Genetics, Zoological Institute, University of Kiel (D) “Negative Hysteresis Improves Antibiotic ... Read more about "special IBI-EDBB thematic Mini-symposium on Bacterial Resistance"
By Three speakers - see program.
27JAN
30JAN
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  Swiss Tech Convention Center

The Applied Machine Learning Days will take place from January 27th to 30th, 2018, at the Swiss Tech Convention Center on EPFL campus. It is one of the largest machine learning & AI events in Europe, focused specifically on the applications of machine learning and AI, making it particularly interesting to industry and academia. Saturday ... Read more about "Applied Machine Learning Days 2018"
By See our workshop sessions and the list of speakers.
29JAN
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Intellectual property acts as a catalyst for the success of startup companies. In particular, owning patents facilitates the access to capital mostly from venture capitalists. A study from Harvard and New York Universities shows that startups with patents create more jobs, enjoy higher sales growth, innovate more, and are more likely to go public of ... Read more about "The Bright Side of Intellectual Property"
31JAN
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  08:00-17:30 STCC

The goal of the Data Science and Mobility Conference is to look at specific examples to find out what role data science has to play in tackling the challenges facing the mobility of the future. EPFL is organising the Conference in partnership with the Swiss railway operator SBB. This international event will be held at ... Read more about "Data Science and Mobility Conference"
By Alexandre Alahi (EPFL), Brendan O'Brien (City of Dublin), Dimitrios ...
31JAN
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Abstract Recent achievements in machine learning are subverting foundations of many research disciplines. In this presentation, I will show how these developments affect collection, modeling and prediction of human gait kinematics, enabling unprecedented scale of research and applications. I will focus on our novel technique for predicting progression trajectories of pathologic gait kinematics from sparse ... Read more about "Collecting, Modeling and Predicting Biomedical Measurements in the Age of Machine Learning"
By Dr. Łukasz Kidziński from the Mobilize Center at Stanford University
31JAN
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  12:15-13:15 SV1717

Neural extracellular matrix (ECM) molecules derived from neurons and glial cells accumulate in the extracellular space and regulate synaptic plasticity through modulation of perisomatic GABAergic inhibition, intrinsic dendritic and axonal excitability, lateral diffusion of synaptic molecules, integrin signaling, as well as activities of L-type Ca2+ channels, NMDA receptors, and small GTPases (Dityatev et al., Nat ... Read more about "BMI SEMINAR // Extracellular matrix and neuroplasticity in health and disease"
By Alexander Dityatev, Molecular Neuroplasticity Group, German Center for Neurodegenerative Disorders ...
31JAN
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  14:00-15:30 MED 2 2423

In Nature, fluid-structure interactions are often characterized by separation of scales, due to the presence of small-scale roughness on macroscopic surfaces. It is the case, for instance, of the scales which cover the wings of the butterflies or the shark’s skin and the microscopic protrusions present on the surface of lotus’ leaves. A way to ... Read more about "A homogenization strategy in fluid-structure interaction"
By Dr Giuseppe Zampogna
01FEB
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  09:00-10:00 SV 1717

‘Neural Circuits and Behavior Progress Reports’ provide a forum for scientific discussion of ongoing research projects at the Brain Mind Institute related to neural circuit function. Anyone is welcome to attend these presentations, which take place monthly, usually on the 1st or 2nd Thursday of each month in room SV 1 717. Read more about "Neural Circuits and Behavior - Progress Report"
By Prof. Pavan Ramdya, Neuroengineering Laboratory
01FEB
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  16:15-17:15 CM 1 4

La classification par Breuil de ces représentations pour GL(2,Qp) a été le point de départ de la correspondance de Langlands p-adique reliant représentations de GL(2,Qp) et représentations du groupe de Galois absolu Gal de Qp. Elles correspondent aux représentations irréductibles de dimension 2 de Gal sur un corps de caractéristique p. Pourquoi ces représentations sont-elles ... Read more about "Existence de représentations supersingulières sur un corps de caractéristique p"
By Prof. Marie-France Vigneras
02FEB
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Signaling Valuable Human Capital - Advocacy Group Work Experience and its Effect on Employee Pay in Innovative Firms Abstract : How valuable is work experience with advocacy groups, e.g. Greenpeace, for new hires of innovative firms? We integrate strategic human capital with stakeholder theory and suggest that advocacy group work experience creates human capital (knowledge, ... Read more about "Seminar by Prof. Christoph Grimpe, Copenhagen Business School"
05FEB
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The IEEE Switzerland EMC/MTT/AP joint chapter is organizing along with the EPFL, montena technology, and the URSI Swiss National Committee, the 2018 High Power Electromagnetics Workshop. It is a one-day meeting that will take place in Lausanne, the 5th of February 2018, and will focus on NEMP, IEMI, and Lightning Electromagnetics. We would like to ... Read more about "High Power Electromagnetics Workshop"
05FEB
09FEB
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The NCCR Chemical Biology has the pleasure to announce the workshops that will be organised during the second edition of the “Soft Skills Week” in Lausanne from February 5 to 9, 2018. Registration is open until January 15. Assertiveness: the key to open and efficient communication! February 5-6th, 2018 (11:00-17:00), EPFL What would you achieve ... Read more about "Soft Skills Week: Registration is now open!"
By Dimitra Karatolou, MSc, PCC
Executive, Career & Life Coach I ...
05FEB
16FEB
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SCCER-FURIES is proud to support for the second time the Eurotech PhD School due to be held at the EPFL from 5 to 16 of Februrary 2018. The Swiss Competence Center for Energy Research focused on Power grids (SCCER-FURIES) aims to enable the energy transition in Switzerland by bridging the gap between academics and the ... Read more about "Eurotech Winter School - Energy systems: from physics to systems"
By Prof. Mario Paolone, Prof. Jürg Schiffmann, Prof. Drazen Dujic et ...
05FEB
09FEB
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  09:00-17:00 BI A0 448

The study of measurable group actions on standard Borel spaces is of central importance both in descriptive set theory and ergodic theory. In recent years, the study of (definable) combinatorial structures (such as graphs, simplicial complexes, geometric objects...) has shown itself to be a powerful tool for understanding group actions and also to see what ... Read more about "Borel combinatorics and ergodic theory conference"
05FEB
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By Professor Stefan Pfister, Director Preclinical Program, Hopp-Children's Comprehensive Cancer ...
06FEB
06NOV
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  11:00-13:00 EPFL Fribourg

The smart living lunches take place every first Tuesday of the month from 11 am to 1 pm at the smart living lab in Fribourg. Two researchers present during 20 minutes their work related to the smart living lab's research fields that can range from construction technologies, to material sciences and renewable energy production systems, ... Read more about "smart living lunches"
06FEB
  14:00-16:00 BC 02

EDIC candidacy exam Exam president: Prof. Mario Paolone Thesis advisor: Prof. Jean-Yves Le Boudec Co-examiner: Prof. Ola Svensson Abstract In the setting of smart-grid linear state estimation based on Phasor Measurement Unit (PMU) measurements, it has been shown that one can mount attacks on the time synchronisation of PMUs. The result of which can have ... Read more about "Undetectable delay attacks on PMU-measurement based state estimation of smart-grids"
By Marguerite Delcourt
07FEB
09FEB
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  SG 1138

This meeting will include worshops and talks given by top scientists and leaders in the field of cytometry, from academia and the industry. Commercial talks and exhibits, as well as a poster session and socializing events will also be part of the meeting. More info can be found on the conference website: swisscytomeeting.epfl.ch Registrations are ... Read more about "Swiss Cytometry Meeting"
07FEB
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  18:30-22:00 Forum Rolex

Do not miss the Kickoff event at EPFL on February 7 at the Forum of the Rolex Learning Center. Please register on https://www.venture.ch/kickoff-2018-lausanne-2018 Enter Switzerland’s leading startup competition! Win up to 60’000 CHF as seed capital and get publicity. Make valuable contacts that help you start a successful business, and present your startup to investors. ... Read more about ">>venture>> 2018 Kick Off"
08FEB
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The combinatorics of abelian group actions on Polish spaces has been the subject of recent investigation, and is (somewhat surprisingly) interesting and non-trivial. If one considers the actions of Zn, we see a pattern develop: problems which are easy for n=1 become much more difficult for n at least 2. We discuss three example of ... Read more about "Professor Steve Jackson Bernoulli Lecture - Undecidability in the Theory of Abelian Group Actions"
By Steve Jackson (University of North Texas)    
11FEB
16FEB
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12th INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM HYDROGEN & ENERGY Hydrogen Production, Hydrogen Storage, Hydrogen Applications, Theory and Modeling, Fuel Cells, Batteries, Synthetic Fuels, Functional Materials. The 12th symposium “Hydrogen & Energy” follows the 11th symposium that took place on February 26th – March 3rd 2017 in Waikoloa Village, Hawaii, with more than 70 participants. It serves as an ... Read more about "Symposium Hydrogen & Energy - Latsis Symposium"
11FEB
15FEB
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This one-week program undertakes an in-depth study of discrete choice models and their applications. It provides participants with the practical tools necessary for applying new discrete choice techniques. By examining actual case studies of discrete choice methods students will be familiarized with problems of data collection, model formulation, testing, and forecasting and will gain hands-on ... Read more about "Discrete choice analysis 2018"
20FEB
  10:00-12:00 ELE 111

EDIC candidacy exam Exam president: Prof. Pascal Frossard Thesis advisor: Prof. Volkan Cevher Co-examiner: Prof. Alexandre Alahi Abstract Background papers Learning-Based Compressive Subsampling, by Luca Baldassarre et all. Learning to invert: Signal recovery via deep convolutional networks, by Ali. Mousavi and Richard G.Baraniuk https://arxiv.org/pdf/1701.03891.pdf Learning representations from EGG with deep recurrent convolutional neural networks, by ... Read more about "candidacy exam"
By Rabeeh Karimi
20FEB
  10:15-11:15 CM 0 12

In a seminal paper, Voevodsky introduced the smash-nilpotence equivalence relation on the group of algebraic cycles on a smooth projective variety. He also conjectured that the nilpotence equivalence corresponds to the classical numerical equivalence on cycles. More recently, Bernardara, Marcolli and Tabuada defined a noncommutative version of this conjecture for smooth and proper dg categories. ... Read more about "Topology Seminar: Classical and noncommutative Voevodsky's conjecture for cubic fourfolds and Gushel-Mukai fourfolds"
By Laura Pertusi (University of Milan)
20FEB
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MARVEL Distinguished Lecture This lecture is designed to be accessible to a wide variety of backgrounds. In the first part, I will briefly review density functional theory and why it is important to many branches of modern physical science. I will also review machine learning and its recent applications to molecules and materials In the ... Read more about "Machine-learning of density functionals for applications in molecules and materials"
By Prof. Kieron Burke, University of California, Irvine
22FEB
23FEB
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  09:00-18:00 EPFL

Conducting research is an integral part of our everyday lives. However, most of us didn’t get straightforward, practical information to some of the more crucial knowledge and skills needed when setting out to do a research project. Because such knowledge is essential for a successful career not only in the academia but also in the ... Read more about "Project management for Successful Postdocs"

Cultural events

07FEB
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  18:30-21:00 ArtLab Building

Erkalium: Marino Palma – claviers Allan Broomfield – claviers Noé Benita - batterie Composé de deux claviéristes, Marino Palma et Allan Broomfield, et d’un batteur, Noé Benita, ce trio franco-suisse s’élance sur la scène musicale suisse et française pour créer des sons qui font vaciller les frontières musicales traditionnelles entre l’électronique et l’acoustique. En alliant ... Read more about "ArtLab Jams! Concert au Montreux Jazz Café"
By Haute Ecole de Musique de Lausanne (HEMU)
12FEB
19FEB
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Register here The Musical, Dancesquare and PIP are proud to announce the upcoming workshop of Sounpainting supervised by Walter Thompson, the creator of this sign language for arts. Musicians, dancers and comedians are welcomed for a week of training and learning of the language, followed by a full day of performances and happenings at EPFL ... Read more about "Soundpainting workshop"
By Walter Thompson

Exhibitions

14NOV
11FEB
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  11:00-18:00 ArtLab EPFL

Employing a novel technology developed in EPFL’s neuroscience laboratories, Mental Work is a series of spectacular machines controlled by brain activity alone--a thought factory placing the human mind back at the center of our technologically dominated world. Beginning on 27 October, EPFL Artlab will put these machines to work in the first factory dedicated to ... Read more about "MENTAL WORK: The Cognitive Revolution Starts Here"
17NOV
03FEB
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L'Association ASTIE a pour but de promouvoir les activités socio-culturelles au sein de la Faculté STI de l'EPFL. En particulier, ASTIE organise des expositions de peintures/photographies dans les locaux de la cafétéria EL. "Ma pratique de la peinture est ancienne et s’est approfondie avec le temps jusqu’à devenir une réelle passion." Eliane Monnier Read more about ""Destinations" Techniques mixtes"
By Eliane Monnier
01DEC
04MAR
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  06:00-23:00 Extérieurs Rolex Learning Center EPFL

Pour la deuxième fois après Echoing Bex&Arts, les Affaires culturelles et artistiques revisitent une manifestation artistique qui s’est déroulée en Suisse romande. Cette année, la Triennale d’art contemporain du Valais est reprise. A l’EPFL, autour du Rolex Learning Center et sur la Place Cosandey, les sculptures d’artistes suisses et internationaux de Joëlle Allet, Monica Bonvicini, ... Read more about "Echoing Triennale d'art contemporain Valais/Wallis"
By Triennale d'art contemporain Valais/Wallis
19JAN
31JUL
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  11:00-18:00 Bâtiment ArtLab

Situé dans la partie nord du bâtiment ArtLab, ouvert sur l’Esplanade, le Datasquare est dédié à une exposition de longue durée sur la thématique du big data, ici incarnée par deux grands projets scientifiques de l'EPFL: Blue Brain Project et Venice Time Machine. Ces deux projets, particulièrement complexes, sont mis en valeur dans des présentations ... Read more about "Datasquare - une immersion dans l'univers du big data"
By Blue Brain Project, Venice Time Machine

Thesis defenses

26JAN
  14:30 Salle du Conseil (bât. 503) CERN Rte de Meyrin 385, 1217 Meyrin

Thesis directors : Prof. H. Hofmann , Dr O. R. Jones Materials Science and Engineering doctoral program. Thesis 8272 Read more about "Study and Characterization of Magnetic Materials for Beam Intensity Monitors at CERN"
By Silvia AGUILERA MURCIANO
26JAN
  15:00 Aula de l'Observatoire de Sauverny, 1290 Versoix, Suisse

Thesis director : Prof. J.-P. R. Kneib Physics doctoral program. Thesis 8338 Read more about "Advanced gravitational lensing techniques for precision cosmology"
By Markus REXROTH
26JAN
  16:00 Zeuzier, EPFL Valais Wallis, Rue de l'Industrie 17, 1950 Sion

Thesis directors : Prof. M. K. Nazeeruddin , Prof. M. Graetzel Chemistry and Chemical Engineering doctoral program. Thesis 8264 Read more about "Molecularly Engineered Hole Transporting Materials for High Performance Perovskite Solar Cells"
By Kasparas RAKSTYS
26JAN
  16:00 H8-01 144.165 Campus Biotech Ch. des Mines 9 1202 Genève

Thesis directors : Prof. S. Micera , Prof. G. Courtine Neuroscience doctoral program. Thesis 8245 Read more about "Hybrid peripheral-spinal neuroprosthesis for refined motor execution after paralysis"
By Sophie Marie Marthe WURTH
26JAN
  16:00 BC 420

Thesis directors : Prof. F. Kaplan , Prof. B. Beaude Architecture and Sciences of the City doctoral program. Thesis 8242 Read more about "Mapping affinities: visualizing academic practice through collaboration"
By Dario RODIGHIERO
26JAN
  16:15 CE 1 5

Thesis director : Prof. P. Dillenbourg Computer and Communication Sciences doctoral program. Thesis 8241 Read more about "Cellulo: Tangible Haptic Swarm Robots for Learning"
By Ayberk ÖZGÜR
26JAN
  17:00 Auditoire Charles-Edouard Guillaume, Microcity, Rue de la Maladière 71, 2000 Neuchâtel

Thesis directors : Prof. H. Shea , Dr S. Rosset Microsystems and Microelectronics doctoral program. Thesis 8175 Read more about "Large Array of Shape Memory Polymer Actuators for Haptics and Microfluidics"
By Nadine BESSE
26JAN
  17:00 BM 5202

Thesis director : Prof. A. Kis Thesis nr 8321 Microsystems and Microelectronics doctoral program Read more about "Grain boundaries and quantum transport in monolayer MoS2"
By Kolyo MARINOV
26JAN
By Romana BALTIC
26JAN
  17:30 BCH 2201

Thesis directors : Prof. K. Johnsson , Prof. V. Hatzimanikatis Chemistry and Chemical Engineering doctoral program. Thesis 8376 Read more about "Towards Elucidating the Mechanism of Action of Biguanides"
By Nicolas Peter GOELDEL
26JAN
By Evangelia-Nefeli ATHANASOPOULOU
26JAN
  18:00 CM 1 4

Thesis directors : Prof. F. Rachidi-Haeri , Prof. M. Paolone Electrical Engineering doctoral program. Thesis 7988 Read more about "Characteristics of Upward Lightning Flashes"
By Mohammad AZADIFAR
26JAN
By Lionel Jérémie MARTIN
29JAN
  16:30 BCH 2201

Thesis director : Prof. D. L. Emsley Chemistry and Chemical Engineering doctoral program. Thesis 8374 Read more about "Surface-Enhanced NMR Spectroscopy"
By Dominik Józef KUBICKI
01FEB
  17:00 BC 420

Thesis director : Prof. A. Argyraki Computer and Communication Sciences doctoral program Thesis 8243 Read more about "Adding flexibility to multi-tenant networks"
By Georgios IOANNIDIS
02FEB
  17:00 CE 1

Thesis director : Prof. M. Graetzel Chemistry and Chemical Engineering doctoral program. Thesis 8368 Read more about "Fundamentals of perovskite formation for photovoltaics"
By Amita UMMADISINGU
02FEB
  17:00 MXF 1

Thesis directors : Prof. H. Bourlard , Dr S. Calinon Computer and Communication Sciences doctoral program. Thesis 8320 Read more about "Generative Models for Learning Robot Manipulation Skills from Humans"
By Ajay Kumar TANWANI
02FEB
By Michael Eric Anthony PEREIRA
02FEB
By Péter SZIRMAI
09FEB
  16:00 Salle Zeuzier, EPFL Valais/Wallis, Rue de l'Industrie 17, 1950 Sion

Thesis directors : Prof. M. K. Nazeeruddin, Prof. M. Graetzel Chemistry and Chemical Engineering doctoral program. Thesis 8298 Read more about "Cyclometalated Ruthenium Complexes for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells"
By Sadig AGHAZADA
09FEB
By Olivier Vincent SALLIN
16FEB
  15:00 CERN - 385 Route de Meyrin - 1217 Meyrin (Switzerland) - Council Chamber (503-1-001)

Thesis directors : Prof. L. Rivkin ,Dr A. Grudiev Physics doctoral program Thesis 8246 Read more about "High-gradient and high-efficiency linear accelerators for hadron therapy"
By Stefano BENEDETTI

Inaugural lectures - Honorary Lecture

31JAN
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INAUGURAL LECTURE Abstract: In the face of aging population and increase of chronic medical conditions, there is a need for a novel set of biomedical technologies. Medical devices can help diagnose, prevent, and treat a variety of these conditions. However, those available for clinical and therapeutical use often follow the “one size fits all” definition. ... Read more about "Soft Bioelectronic Interfaces"
By Prof. Stéphanie P. Lacour, IBI, IMT and CNP (EPFL)

Management Board meetings

Miscellaneous

29JAN
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La transition numérique est en marche et le secteur de la construction n’est pas en reste. Sa mutation impose une mise à jour des connaissances et des acquis. Les institutions académiques romandes apportent leurs réponses à la demande de la profession en proposant une formation certifiante CAS en coordination BIM. Ces portes ouvertes visent à ... Read more about "PORTES OUVERTES - C.A.S. EN COORDINATION BIM"
By Planificateur : Tekhne, Entreprises : Groupe Zuttion, Losinger Marazzi, Ingénieurs : CSD ingénieurs ...
12FEB
17FEB
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  09:30-17:30 BP 0232

Campus farmers is orginsazing his second workshop. We will be building the wooden structures that will host the garden beds and serve as furniture for the square in front of the SG. Everyone is welcome, no special skill are needed ! Read more about "Workshop Campus Farmers"
By Campus farmers, Laboratoire ALICE, OJU

Academic Calendar

15JAN
03FEB
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For 1st year, Bachelor and Master from all sections Read more about "Winter session examinations"
22JAN
26JAN
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EDBB: doctoral program in biotechnology and bioengineering EDMS: doctoral program in molecular life sciences EDNE: doctoral program in neuroscience Read more about "Hiring days in the EDBB, EDMS and EDNE doctoral programs"
22JAN
26JAN
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15FEB
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Deadline for submitting new applications for a grant from the EPFL social commission Read more about "Application for a grant"

Internal trainings

24JAN
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  09:00-12:15 BI A0-398

Deuxième demi-journée du programme de formation FOBA qui permet au personnel administratif de découvrir les outils à disposition, les règlements et les normes à respecter et de se créer un réseau de répondants dans les divers métiers. Plus de description Read more about "FOBA (Formation de base administrative)"
By Les spécialistes des sujets administratifs généraux
25JAN
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  08:30-12:00 MA B0 424

WordPress étant appelé à remplacer Jahia utilisé actuellement et devenir le principal outil utilisé sur le campus pour les sites de facultés, laboratoires, services, ce cours a pour but de faciliter le passage d’un outil à l’autre en montrant les comparant les manières de travailler et en montrant les différences d’utilisation entre Jahia et WordPress. Read more about "De Jahia à WordPress - Cours de transition"
By Hicham Dennaoui
29JAN
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  08:30-12:00 MA B0 424

Gestion des droits d’accès aux ressources de l’EPFL ACCRED est l’outil de décision permettant à une application informatique ou à tout autre type de service de déterminer s’il est possible ou non donner à une personne authentifiée l’accès à une certaine ressource. ACCRED gère en effet les droits notamment en les attribuant par défaut non ... Read more about "Accréditation"
By Hicham Dennaoui
29JAN
31JAN
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  08:30-17:30 MA B0 426

Le cours National Instruments LabVIEW Fondamental 1 (Core I) présente l'environnement LabVIEW, ses fonctionnalités, la programmation par flux de données et les architectures LabVIEW courantes. Ce cours est le moyen le plus rapide de devenir productif avec LabVIEW. Il vous prépare à développer des applications de test et de mesure, d'acquisition de données, de contrôle ... Read more about "LabVIEW Core I (FR)"
By National Instruments
30JAN
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  08:30-11:30 BI A0 397

Au travers de cette formation les différentes étapes qui jalonnent la vie d’un collaborateur depuis son arrivée, jusqu’à son départ, les divers documents RH et les workflows administratifs vous seront expliqués par les spécialistes métiers. Plus de descriptions Read more about "FOBA - Ressources humaines Administratif"
By Les assistantes des Ressources humaines    
30JAN
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  13:30-17:00 salle BI A2 468

The aim of this workshop is to help participants identify and eliminate text, images and codes that may be interpreted as plagiarism. At the end of this workshop, you will be able to: Explain the difference between incorrect referencing and plagiarism. Use i-thenticate to correct your text in order to eliminate potential ques of plagiarism. ... Read more about "Stay away from plagiarism!"
By Ingrid Le Duc & Raphaël Grolimund
01FEB
02FEB
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Le cours National Instruments LabVIEW Fondamental 2 (Core II) vous apprend à concevoir des applications complètes et autonomes avec LabVIEW. Ce cours est une extension du cours LabVIEW Fondamental 1 (Core I) ; il présente des techniques de conception courantes pour l'implémentation et la distribution réussies d'applications pour la recherche, l'ingénierie et les environnements de ... Read more about "LabVIEW Core II (FR)"
By National Instruments
05FEB
06FEB
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  08:30-17:00 MA B0 424

Adobe Illustrator est un logiciel de création graphique vectoriel. Il peut être utilisé pour créer des posters, dessiner des illustrations, des schémas, réaliser des flyers. Il peut également être utilisé pour créer des logos ainsi que pour tout ce qui touche aux illustrations sur le web. Read more about "Maîtriser Illustrator CC"
By HIcham Dennaoui
05FEB
07FEB
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  08:30-17:30 MA B0 426

The first step in any NI LabVIEW learning path, LabVIEW Core I gives you the chance to explore the LabVIEW environment, dataflow programming, and common LabVIEW development techniques in a hands-on format. In this course you will learn to develop data acquisition, instrument control, data-logging, and measurement analysis applications. At the end of the course, ... Read more about "LabVIEW Core I (EN)"
By National Instruments
05FEB
07FEB
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Cette formation certifiante vous donne les bases nécessaires pour conduire un projet de quelque nature qu'il soit en utilisant la méthodologie PRINCE2. De plus, à la fin de la formation, vous passerez une certification officielle "Fondation" reconnue internationalement qui sera très utile dans votre CV. Read more about "Certification de Gestion de Projets PRINCE2"
By Jean-Stéphane Szijarto
05FEB
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Practical workshops are organized by EPFL Library to support EPFL researchers from all disciplines to start planning their next funding application. Read more about "*FULL* SNSF DMP workshop"
By Research data EPFL Library team
06FEB
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Information & registration on InnoSeed ENAC website (8 PARTICIPANTS ONLY!) We all make an impact - What's yours? Whether your project contributes to elucidate fundamental scientific questions or aims to solve societal challenges, become aware of your impact and pitch it proudly! TRAINING 1 - Mentored by Nadine Reichenthal WHAT DO YOU DO? HOW? FOR ... Read more about "Pitch Your Impact 2018 - Training session 1"
06FEB
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An image is worth thousand words… if well designed. Scientists nowadays produce more visuals than ever in the form of plots, diagrams, and illustrations for publications, posters, talks, grants, and reviews. However, some researchers feel lost when it comes to communicate their work visually. This seminar is for you if you feel that your research ... Read more about "Figure, graphic and illustration design for scientists"
By Laura Symul
08FEB
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  08:30-12:00 MA B0 424

Gestion des droits d’accès aux ressources de l’EPFL ACCRED est l’outil de décision permettant à une application informatique ou à tout autre type de service de déterminer s’il est possible ou non donner à une personne authentifiée l’accès à une certaine ressource. ACCRED gère en effet les droits notamment en les attribuant par défaut non ... Read more about "Accréditation"
By Hicham Dennaoui
08FEB
09FEB
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The LabVIEW Core II course is an extension of the LabVIEW Core I course and teaches you to use common design patterns to successfully implement and distribute LabVIEW applications for research, engineering, and testing environments. Topics covered include programmatic control of your user interface, techniques to optimize reuse of existing code, use of file I/O ... Read more about "LabVIEW Core II (EN)"
By National Instruments
09FEB
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WordPress étant appelé à remplacer Jahia utilisé actuellement et devenir le principal outil utilisé sur le campus pour les sites de facultés, laboratoires, services, ce cours a pour but de faciliter le passage d’un outil à l’autre en montrant les comparant les manières de travailler et en montrant les différences d’utilisation entre Jahia et WordPress. Read more about "De Jahia à WordPress - Cours de transition"
By Hicham Dennaoui
12FEB
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WordPress est une application de gestion de contenus web qui permet aux collaborateurs de l’EPFL, sans connaissances techniques particulières, de concevoir, structurer, animer et éditer leur site web avec la Charte graphique EPFL. WordPress est appelé à remplacer Jahia utilisé actuellement et devenir le principal outil utilisé sur le campus pour les sites de facultés, ... Read more about "Wordpress - Base"
By Hicham Dennaoui    
12FEB
14FEB
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LabVIEW Core 3 introduces you to structured practices to design, implement, document, and test LabVIEW applications. This course focuses on developing hierarchical applications that are scalable, readable, and maintainable. The processes and techniques covered in this course help reduce development time and improve application stability. By incorporating these design practices early in your development, you ... Read more about "LabVIEW Core III (EN)"
By National Instruments
13FEB
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Ce cours permet d’acquérir les compétences nécessaires à créer un budget de voyage et une note de frais via le système i-moniteur. Programme : directives sur les voyages, création d'un Budget de voyage, création d'une Note de Frais. Read more about "Formation Notes de frais"
By Service Financier
13FEB
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How to (and the underlying why) present content, structure a lesson, use supports and the basics of interacting your audience. Each participant will teach a short lesson during the workshop. Read more about "Presenting and explaining in class"
By Ingrid Le Duc
13FEB
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Information & registration on InnoSeed ENAC website (8 PARTICIPANTS ONLY!) We all make an impact - What's yours? Whether your project contributes to elucidate fundamental scientific questions or aims to solve societal challenges, become aware of your impact and pitch it proudly! TRAINING 2 - Mentored by Paperboy agency HOW TO COMMUNICATE YOUR IMPACT EFFECTIVELY ... Read more about "Pitch Your Impact 2018 - Training session 2"
15FEB
16FEB
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Using LabVIEW, data acquisition devices, and signal conditioning hardware, the Data Acquisition and Signal Conditioning course teaches you the fundamentals of PC-based data acquisition and signal conditioning. During the course, you get hands-on experience installing and configuring data acquisition hardware and you learn to use data acquisition software functions to build your application. Although LabVIEW ... Read more about "LabVIEW DAQ (EN)"
By National Instruments    
15FEB
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This 4 hours course is compulsory for all the collaborators, visitors or master students at EPFL accessing a P2 or P3 laboratory. Content: Risk assessment – Functioning of the various Biosafety cabinets – donning and doffing equipment – Treating a biological spill – Inactivation and disinfection - Waste Registrations : formations.dsps@epfl.ch Read more about "FOBS 3 – BIOLOGICAL RISKS « Working in a P2 & P3 environment »"
By Stéphane Karlen, Camille Freyssenet
15FEB
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  14:00-16:00 MA B0 424 (PC1)

Le Service de formation du personnel vous propose un cours Rapido FileMaker Pro - Niveau moyen, les modèles afin de vous perfectionner et de connaître quelques trucs et astuces facilitant son utilisation. Pour vous inscrire : Read more about "Cours Rapido FileMaker Pro - Niveau moyen, les modèles"
20FEB
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Practical workshops are organized by EPFL Library to support EPFL researchers from all disciplines to start planning their next funding application. Read more about "SNSF DMP workshop"
By Research data EPFL Library team
22FEB
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Le Service de formation du personnel vous propose un cours Rapido FileMaker Pro - Avancé, les scripts afin de vous perfectionner et de connaître quelques trucs et astuces facilitant son utilisation. Pour vous inscrire : Read more about "Cours Rapido FileMaker Pro - Avancé, les scripts"

Call for proposal

31JAN
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Ligue vaudoise contre le cancer (LVC) collaborates with all the oncological institutions of the Canton of Vaud to help patients and their loved ones manage the social, administrative and financial hardship caused by the disease. LVC also raises awareness against risks and promotes screening programmes. LVC is pleased to announce a Call for Project addressing ... Read more about "[LIGUE VAUDOISE CONTRE LE CANCER | RESEARCH FUNDING]"
31JAN
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The Swiss Cancer League and the Swiss Cancer Research foundation call for applications for research funding. Only projects with distinct cancer relevance will be funded. The expected results of the proposed project should contribute to new observations or knowledge on the causes, prevention or treatment of cancer. Priority is given to patient-oriented research projects. Only ... Read more about "[SWISS CANCER LEAGUE | RESEARCH FUNDING]"
01FEB
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Aim: The National Centres of Competence in Research (NCCR) programme seeks to promote innovative, top-tier research initiatives with a long-term perspective. NCCR research projects must be of national significance and promote the sustainable development of competence centres and structural capacities at higher education institutions. To this end, NCCR leaders, in collaboration with their Home Institutions ... Read more about "[FIFTH NCCR CALL – DEADLINE FOR OUTLINE PROPOSALS]"
01FEB
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The purpose of the Novartis Foundation for Medical-Biological Research is to foster medical-biological science by means of financial support for research projects conducted at Swiss universities or research institutions in the field of medicine and medically oriented biology/biochemistry. Applicants must be senior researchers responsible for the research project (PI). Applicants must not have received a ... Read more about "[ Novartis Foundation | Research Projects ]"
01FEB
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The Gebert Rüf Stiftung (GRS) supports pre-competitive, applied research (at Swiss institutions of higher education) that seems too application-oriented for institutions of higher learning, and too far from the market for institutions that promote the transfer from research to application. GRS does NOT support purely fundamental research projects, the optimization of the already known, business-oriented ... Read more about "[GEBERT RÜF STIFTUNG | VARIOUS PROGRAMMES]"
06FEB
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The ERA-Net “E-Rare” for research programmes on rare diseases has been extended to a third phase “E-Rare-3” (2014-2019) to further help in coordinating the research efforts of European countries in the field of rare diseases and implement the objectives of International Rare Disease Research Consortium (IRDiRC). The aim of the call is to enable scientists ... Read more about "[SNSF – ERA-NET E-Rare-3]"
07FEB
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The goal of the National Research Programme 74 "Smarter Health Care" is to study how healthcare provision is organised and used in Switzerland and point out possible solutions. The focus lies on prevention and the treatment of patients with multiple chronic illnesses. The aim of this second targeted call is to attract research projects which ... Read more about "[SNSF – NRP74 “Smarter Health Care”]"
15FEB
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Aim: ERC Consolidator Grants are designed to support excellent Principal Investigators at the career stage at which they may still be consolidating their own independent research team or programme. Applicant Principal Investigators must demonstrate the ground-breaking nature, ambition and feasibility of their scientific proposal. Funding & duration: Consolidator Grants may be awarded up to € ... Read more about "[ ERC CONSOLIDATOR GRANTS 2018 ]"
19FEB
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Aim: BRIDGE Discovery is aimed at experienced researchers for basic as well as applied research in order to realise the innovation potential of research findings. It allows the researchers to forge ahead with their vision during the critical precompetitive phase. Deadlines: - Letter of Intent = 19 February 2018, - Full proposal = 16 April ... Read more about "[BRIDGE I RESEARCH FUNDING]"
22FEB
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Aim: The Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR) invites exceptional early career researchers from across the natural, biomedical, and social sciences and the humanities to join one of their interdisciplinary research programs that address some of the most complex questions facing the world today. Scholars’ research interests must be aligned with the themes of an ... Read more about "[ CIFAR | CIFAR AZRIELI GLOBAL SCHOLARS ]"

Deadline

24JAN
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Selon la directive sur l’utilisation des cartes de crédit d’achat (Lex 5.4.1, art.11.), le gestionnaire de la carte doit contrôler les dépenses. Cette date marque le délai d’envoi au service financier de tous des documents justifiant les dépenses effectuées par la carte de crédit d'achat ainsi que du tableau d’imputation et de la facture Viseca. Read more about "Délai des cartes de crédit d'achats"
05FEB
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Ce délai permet au Service financier de comptabiliser tous les documents qui ont marqué l'activité du mois de janvier afin de clôturer les comptes et d'établir les rapports financiers. Read more about "Délai de réception des pièces comptables de janvier 2018"
09FEB
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A partir de cette date, les rapports financiers commenceront d’être établis, les unités pourront effectuer les contrôles mensuels (voir Règlement financier art. 72) et procéder le cas échéant aux corrections d’écriture nécessaires (voir Règlement financier art. 31). Read more about "Bouclement mensuel janvier 2018"