Scientific and Educational Days

Victoria Jungfrau Hotel © DR

Victoria Jungfrau Hotel © DR

 

The Scientific and Education Days (JSP) 2020 will take place on Tuesday 1st and Wednesday 2nd September 2020 in Interlaken.

This annual meeting, internal to the School, allows us to discuss together the major academic subjects on the agenda, whether in terms of teaching, research or innovation.

INVITATION ONLY

A Look Back on the 2019 Programme

Tuesday 3rd September


16:45-17:00

Introduction

Martin Vetterli


17:00-17:45

Climate Change at EPFL: A Call for Action for Faculty, Students and the Entire EPFL Community

interactive panel with Julia Binder, Gisou van der Goot, Philippe Vollichard and student speakers


17:45-18:45

Key Note by Martina Hirayama

(State Secretary for Education, Research and Innovation) and Questions and Discussion


19:00-20:00

Aperitif


20:00-22:00

Dinner

with musical presentation by Caroline Meyer (Director of the Fête des Vignerons Choir)


Wednesday 4th September


8:30-9:30

Equal Opportunities at EPFL: Where do we Stand?

Rizlan Bernier-Latmani


9:30-10:45

EPFL Priorities 2021-2024 Part1

with Claudia Binder, Jan Hesthaven, Jim Larus, Stéphanie Lacour, Ali Sayed and Michael Unser. Moderation by Andreas Mortensen


10:45-11:15

Coffee Break


11:15-12:15

EPFL Priorities 2021-2024 Part 2

with Johan Auwerx and Pierre Vandergheynst. Moderation by Andreas Mortensen


12:15-13:45

Standing Lunch


13:45-14:15

Interdisciplinary Seed Project Initiative

Anna Fontcuberta i Morral


14:15-14:45

EPFL: 1969-2019-2069

Martin Vetterli


14:45-15:15

Questions and Discussion

Registration

Personal invitation only