Conferences - Seminars
Conferences - Seminars
11:00-13:00 smart living lab, Fribourg room
The smart living lunches take place once a month from 11am to 1pm at the EPFL Fribourg to present the research activities of the smart living lab. A lunch is served after the presentation. These events are designed for the smart living lab's community. Read more about "smart living lunches"
10:30-11:45 AAC 1 08
By Philippe Potié, architecte, Professeur à l'Ecole nationale supérieure d ...
16:30-18:15 SV 1717
CONFERENCE & ROUND TABLE: Which Diversity Initiatives Work? Thirty Years of Evidence from U.S. Employers
Frank Dobbin is a professor of Sociology at Harvard. He is chair of the Organizational Behavior Ph.D. Program and coordinator (Harvard) for the MIT-Harvard Economic Sociology Seminar. Frank Dobbin has long standing experience in analysing the impact of institutional strategies and actions to promote gender and diversity and is currently completing research on major diversity ... Read more about "CONFERENCE & ROUND TABLE: Which Diversity Initiatives Work? Thirty Years of Evidence from U.S. Employers"
17:00-18:30 BC 420
Assessing the habitability of Mars has been an objective of the scientific community for a long time, but it has recently become a sustained focus in light of data being returned from the planet and growing knowledge about life in extreme environments. The Curiosity rover on the Mars Science Laboratory (MSL), one of NASAs flagship ... Read more about "Is Mars Habitable ?"
By Prof. Javier Martín-Torres
17:10-20:00 CO 2
IMAGINE IF! is a fantastic opportunity to accelerate a scientific idea towards a business and unlike other competitions, it is the first truly global competition for healthcare science ventures. On December 12th we had announced the Swiss 10 finalists who entered the accelerator program. Since then, they have been working with their mentors to go ... Read more about "IMAGINE IF! Local Finals"
By Marc Gruber - Vice President for Innovation at EPFL Diego Dupouy ...
17:15-18:00 GCA3 30
Synergie entre transition énergétique et protection des eaux : le cas d’étude du renouvellement de concession de l’aménagement hydroélectrique de Dietikon
Cycle de conférences PL-LCH & SCCER-SoE 2019 Read more about "Synergie entre transition énergétique et protection des eaux : le cas d’étude du renouvellement de concession de l’aménagement hydroélectrique de Dietikon"
By Andrea BALESTRA, Ingénieur, Lombardi SA
12:15-13:00 GC B3 30
Abstract We provide a barebones framework that uncovers the circumstances which lead either to the emergence of equally-spaced and equally-sized central places or to a hierarchy of central places. We show how these patterns reflect the preferences of agents and the efficiency of transportation and communication technologies. With one population of homogeneous individuals, the economy ... Read more about "CESS Seminar: About the Origin of Cities"
By Prof. André de Palma, ENS Cachan - University Paris-Saclay