EPFL Valais Wallis

With its 13 laboratories active in the key fields of energy, environment and health, 218 researchers, administrative and technical staff, 76 doctoral students, 39 nationalities, firmly integrated into the Energypolis project, the Valais campus plays its full part in promoting research and innovation in the heart of the Alps.

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Pole of Excellence at the foot of the peaks

Dedicated mainly to scientific research and innovation in the fields of energy, green chemistry, health and the environment, the EPFL Valais Wallis campus brings together 218 researchers, administrative and technical staff from four faculties. The next phase of the project dedicated to research on the Alpine and polar environments (Alpole) will bring together 200 additional researchers including the Swiss Polar Institute. By this date, more than 400 people will be active on the Sion site.

Espace "Comment ça marche ?" © Alain Herzog / 2022 EPFL

Le festival Scientastic a enchanté le public valaisan

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Scientastic, le festival des sciences de l’EPFL, a eu lieu ce weekend à Sion. Organisé autour de la thématique de l'environnement, il a permis aux adolescents, aux adultes et aux enfants de mieux comprendre l’impact des sciences et des technologies sur notre quotidien.

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EPFL Valais Wallis
Rue de l’Industrie 17
1951 Sion
Tél. +41 21 695 82 00

Operational Director EPFL Valais Wallis
Vincent Hiroz

Executive Assistant to the Operational Director
Jennifer Brady