Information Systems Management – DSI

The Information Systems Department is responsible for implementing EPFL’s digital strategy. Its missions include, in a combination of direct responsibilities and matrix responsibilities, the development and implementation of EPFL’s IT strategy and master plan, IT security, management of the central IT infrastructure, application management core-business, as well as coordination with the faculties’ IT departments.


Head of Department

Rafael Corvalán

Services and units

Head of unit: Salim Guerid

Head of unit: Eric Cardoso

Head of unit: Philippe Morel


All IT services

Consult the services catalog.

IT training

Many IT courses are offered by EPFL Personnel Training Service.

IT Security Brochure (pdf)

IT security is everyone’s business!

IT Support Service Desk

For all your IT support requests, please contact the Service Desk.

VPO-SI activities

Project governance

The objective of Projects Portfolio Management (PPM) is to contribute to the monitoring, control and management of the portfolio of projects and their evolutions involving EPFL’s Information Systems.

Governance, Development and Operations

Our teams are responsible for identifying and managing information system risks, coordinating the activities of the various governance-related committees and complying with legal requirements.

Projects, Development and Systems Engineering

Find out how our people meet the demands of information systems management.


[email protected]


MA A0 388 (Bâtiment MA)

Station 8

CH-1015 Lausanne

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