Memory in the digital age - EPFL and RTS to host radio series for the public


Event details

Date 16.11.2019
Hour 17:0018:00
Speaker Isabella di Lenardo - Docteure en Histoire de l’art et de l’architecture, chargée de cours à l'EPFL
Florence Graezer Bideau - Docteure en histoire et civilisation, maître d’enseignement et de recherche à l’EPFL
Ralph Rimet - Directeur fondateur de, plateforme de soutien à la transmission des données
Delphine Preissmann - Docteure en psychologie cognitive et comportementale et en neurosciences, chargée de cours à l’UNIL
Category Conferences - Seminars

A series of four weekly radio shows will be recorded live by Radio Télévision Suisse (RTS) at EPFL’s ArtLab in November. EPFL professors and external experts will debate key issues at the intersection of digitization and society, and members of the public are invited to attend. Topics will range from artificial intelligence, privacy and law, to art, culture and history.
All discussion will be in French.
> Listen the podcast
> Watch the vidéo on Youtube

    Saturday 16 November, from 5pm to 6pm

    Are digital tools a hindrance or a help when it comes to preserving personal, collective, and cultural memories?

    Isabella di Lenardo: Lecturer in the EPFL ENAC-SAR in Digital Methods in Urban History
    Florence Graezer Bideau: Lecturer in the EPFL CDH Institute for Area and Global Studies
    Ralph Rimet: Founding Director of data and asset transmission platform
    Delphine Preissmann: Lecturer in cognitive and behavioral psychology at the University of Lausanne

    Anne Laure Gannac, Journalist RTS
The other shows:

Practical information

  • General public
  • Registration required


  • Collège des Humanités de l'EPFL, Radio Télévision Suisse (RTS), EPFL ArtLab


  • Virginie Martin Nunez