Campus Lectures

When EPFL gives the floor to personalities from the scientific and cultural scenes.
Campus Lecture


Upcoming events

Nicholas Christakis

Nicholas Christakis, Professor of Social and Natural Science at Yale University

Monday 17 May 2021 | 3:00pm | Online
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Rob Greenfiled

Rob Greenfield, Activist

Wednesday 19 May 2021 | 6:15 pm | Online
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Zuboff Approved Credit Photographer Michael D Wilson
Shoshana Zuboff -September 27th 2021

Shoshana Zuboff, Author of The Age of Surveillance Capitalism, Harvard Business School Professor Emerita

Monday 27th September 2021 | 5:30pm
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Marietje Schaake -September 29th 2021

Marietje Schaake, President of the Cyber Peace Institute

Wednesday 29th September 2021 | 5:30pm
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Past events

Andrea Wulf

– Andrea Wulf, historian and author

Conference held on March 8, 2021.

Steven Strogatz,

 – Steven Strogatz
Cornell University, New York

Conference held on December 8, 2020.

Mariana Mazzucato

Guest speakers :
–  Mariana Mazzucato 
Economist
–  Klaus Hommels, Venture capitalist

Conference held on October 1, 2020 co-organized by digitalswitzerland, EPFL and IMD.

George Church

– George Church, Harvard synthetic biologist
Christian Frei, Swiss movie director

Conference held on September 25, 2020.
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– Ada Yonath
2009 Nobel Prize in Chemistry 

Conference held on December 17, 2019.

Ed Winters portrait

– Ed Winters
Educator, public speaker and entrepreneur

Conference held on December 16, 2019.

– Giulia Galli
University of Chicago & Argonne National Laboratory

Conference held on November 13, 2019.

– Alessio Figalli
2018 Fields Medal

Conference held on November 11, 2019.

– Hiroshi Amano
2014 Nobel Prize in Physics

Conference held on October 14, 2019.

– Brian Christian and Tom Griffiths

Conference held on October 7, 2019.

Fiona Watt
King’s College London

Conference held on September 27, 2019.

Yuval Noah Harari
Historian, philosopher and writer

Conference held on July 10, 2019.

– Stephen Quake
Stanford University

Conference held on July 3, 2019.

– Richard Baldwin
Institut de hautes études internationales et du développement in Geneva

Campus Lecture held on May 15, 2019.

– Klaus von Klitzing
1985 Nobel Prize in Physics

Campus Lecture held on April 15, 2019.

– Saul Perlmutter
2011 Nobel Prize in Physics

Campus Lecture held on April 8, 2019.

– Elizabeth H. Blackburn
2009 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

Campus Lecture held on March 6th, 2019.