Conferences - Seminars

  12:00-13:30 EPFL, ODY 4.03, VIP Room

"Error Bounds for Structured Optimization Problems and Convergence Analysis of First-Order Methods in the Absence of Strong Convexity" Abstract In recent years, we have witnessed a widespread use of first-order methods (FOMs) to solve large-scale structured convex optimization problems in machine learning and signal processing. One fundamental issue in this line of study is the ... Read more about "Seminar by Prof. Anthony Man Cho So, Chinese University of Hong Kong"



Bike to Work 2017 is here! We cordially invite you to participate in this new edition. In May and June, come on campus by bike! Our goal is to beat last year’s record, with 525 participants and a total distance of 131'539 km! In addition to many prizes, participants will get invitations to special events ... Read more about "Bike to work 2017"
  12:00-13:30 Rolex Learning Center

Come and discover the first shared electric cargobikes in Switzerland! Learn how to register, how to book and use them, how the app works, how to drive them... and there will be ice cream, too! By the end of the event, the three cargobikes will be available to all EPFL students and staff, 24/7 for ... Read more about "Inauguration of the EPFL cargobike-sharing system"

Internal trainings


The AIT program aims to support scientists in transforming their high-level applied research into market application and discovering their entrepreneurial potential. By connecting scientists from top institutions in Switzerland and India/Brazil, the program promotes an international network and enables access to one of the most promising markets and intellectual capitals in applied research. If you: ... Read more about "Academia-Industry Training Camps"

Call for proposal


Bio-Based Industries Call 2017 Open The Joint Undertaking on Bio-based Industries (BBI) is a public-private partnership aiming at increasing investment in the development of a sustainable bio-based industry sector in Europe. Submission Deadline: 07.09.2017, 17:00 CET Funding: May vary Duration: May vary Subject: The 2017 call shows 4 strategic orientations: Feedstock Process Products Market uptake ... Read more about "[BIO-BASED INDUSTRIES I RESEARCH FUNDING]"