Cultural events

  Tuesday 27 March 2018 18:00 - 20:00 Forum Rolex

Ig Nobel Award Tour Show 2018

By Marc Abraham, Milo Puhan, Alex Suarez, Nadia Dominici, Kees Moeliker

The Ig Nobel Awards honor research that makes people laugh, then think.

Marc Abrahams
Father of the annual Ig Nobel Prize ceremony and editor of Annals of Improbable Research
Milo Puhan (University of Zurich) and Alex Suarez (Asate AG, Switzerland)
2017 Peace Prize winners — "Using a didgeridoo to treat obstructive sleep apnoea and snoring"
Nadia Dominici (VU University Amsterdam)
2013 Physics Prize winner — "Some people would be physically capable of running across the surface of a pond — if those people and that pond were on the moon"
Kees Moeliker (Natuurhistorisch Museum Rotterdam)
2003 Biology Prize winner — "How a dead duck changed my life"

Show in English

Free tickets available from 19 March at the EPFL Esplanade reception desk upon presenting your Camipro card (max. 2 tickets per person)
For people outside EPFL, please contact

Organization EPFL, NCCR MARVEL

Contact Lidia Favre-Quattropani

Accessibility General public

Admittance Registration required