Data Champions Lunch Talks "Green Bytes: Data-Driven Approaches to EPFL Sustainability"


Event details

Date 18.04.2024
Hour 12:3014:00
Speaker Dr. Miguel Peon QuirosEnrico Di Lucente, Dr. Loïc Lannelongue, Dr. Manuel Cubero-Castan
Category Conferences - Seminars
Event Language English

Take part to the next Data Champions Lunch Talks “Green Bytes: Data-Driven Approaches to EPFL Sustainability”. It will take place on April 18th from 12:30pm to 2pm in CM 1 221. The event is free upon registration, and sandwiches and drinks are offered for each participant by the EPFL Library.
The event is open to everyone interested.


First part | Talks by data experts (1 hour)
During the first part of the event, you will have the chance to hear the following short talks:

  • “Data and sustainability at a server level”
by Dr. Miguel Peon Quiros, Computer Scientist and administrator of the EPFL EcoCloud
  • “Computational work as part of a solution: extracting electricity from heat”
by Enrico Di Lucente, EPFL PhD Student in Materials Science and Engineering
  • “GREENER principles for environmentally sustainable computational science
by Dr. Loïc Lannelongue, Specialist in Biomedical data science and research sustainability at Univ. of Cambridge
  • “Situation at EPFL and experiences in minimizing our data footprint”
by Dr. Manuel Cubero-Castan, Manager for Sustainable IT Systems Project at EPFL Sustainability

After the talks, you will have the opportunity to discuss with the panel of speakers.


Second part | Workshop (30 minutes)
During the second part of the event, the EPFL RDM Team will moderate a short workshop associated to a national project to develop open learning resources on Research Data Management and Open Research Data for researchers.


You have the option of participating in the whole event, or only in part 1 or 2. Please indicate your choice when registering.


Practical information

  • Informed public
  • Registration required


  • EPFL Library


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