EPFL Connect - Design & Prototyping


Event details

Date and time 26.11.2020 17:4519:30  
Place and room
Online https://forms.gle/AfUpbNDQ5ZZ5JEKVA
Category Conferences - Seminars

The Vice Presidency for Innovation is pleased to invite you to the second edition of EPFL Connect on Zoom on Thursday, Nov. 26, 2020 from 5:45 to 7:30 pm.

Entrepreneurs from EPFL entrepreneurship programs, alumni from EPFL, UNIL, IMD, and innovation enthusiasts are welcome to this networking event focused on Design & Prototyping.
A team of designers and professional facilitators will moderate the event, which offers the chance to make relevant connections, collect insights for your entrepreneurial projects, and identify opportunities to participate in the EPFL innovation ecosystem.
Entrepreneurs: if you have an issue related to design and prototyping with your startup, this is your opportunity to share your challenge with our expert audience. To pitch during the workshop, please send a short description of your startup and the design/prototyping challenge you are facing before November 16, 2020, to [email protected]
The event is free and limited to 50 attendees - registration is required.
Please register here


17:45 Technical welcome for the participants 
18:00 Welcome words by EPFL Connect organising team
           Interview : Daphna Glaubert, Design Program Manager, Startup Unit
           Workshop : 6 startups will pitch their design & prototyping challenges 
           Wrap-up, apéro, networking & side activities (Offers wall, etc..)
19:30 End of the event

This event is organised in partnership with the EPFL Entrepreneur Club 


Practical information

  • General public
  • Registration required


  • Vice Presidency for Innovation
    Startup Unit


  • Emilie Michel  
    Business Developer & Alumni Engagement EPFL Vice Presidency for Innovation
    [email protected]