EDIC Open House

EDIC t-shirts helped the doctoral candidates (in blue) and current IC students and faculty (in red) find one another. © 2019 Alain Herzog

Doctoral candidates get firsthand view of IC research

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2020 EDIC Open House: March 31-April 1


2019 Program

Day 0 – Wednesday, March 20
    Arrival in Lausanne – hotel Ibis
17:00 Ibis Lausanne City Tour (optional)
    Meeting Point: Lobby, hotel Ibis. Contact: Ehsan Mohammadpour
19:30 Ibis Socializing, drinks & pub food at Les Brasseurs, a local brewery in Lausanne with EPIC representatives (IC Graduate Student Association)
    Meeting Point: Lobby, hotel Ibis (walk to the brewery). Contact: Ehsan Mohammadpour
Day 1 – Thursday, March 21
08:25 Ibis Prospective students meet in the hotel lobby
08:30   Shuttle from hotel Ibis to EPFL with EPIC representatives. Contact: Ye Wang
09:00-09:30 BC 430 Registration, breakfast and coffee  
09:30-11:45 BC 420 Parallel Track I
10:45-11:00
Coffee break
 
09:30-11:45 BC 410 Parallel Track II
10:45-11:00
Coffee break
 
12:00-14:00 Atrium Lunch, mingle & discover research in IC >> Poster Listing
    Poster list and PDFs accessible via PocketCampus app
14:00-18:00   One-on-one meetings – IC faculty & prospective students
    Personalized schedules available via PocketCampus
or INM 065 Chill out with EDIC buddies and doctoral students. Refreshments and snacks available
18:00-19:00 INM 065 EPFL campus tour with EPIC representatives. Meeting point: INM 065 // Contact: Sébastien Rouault
20:00   Dinner and socializing with EPIC representatives at Café Romand, a historical brasserie in Lausanne. Meeting point: INM 065 at 19h15 to take the metro to Lausanne // Contacts: Karen Adams & Akhil Arora
Day 2 – Friday, March 22
  Ibis Breakfast at hotel
08:25   Prospective students meet in the hotel lobby
08:30   Shuttle from hotel Ibis to EPFL with EPIC representatives. Contact: Aida Mousavifar
09:00-12:30   One-on-one meetings resume  
    Personalized schedules available via PocketCampus app
or INM 065 Chill out with EDIC buddies and doctoral students. Refreshments and snacks available
12:30 Atrium Walk to restaurant. Meeting point: BC Atrium
12:45-14:00 Gina’s Seated lunch with IC faculty in small groups at Gina’s
    Closing remarks by Open House chairs  
14:15-18:15   Departure for Chaplin’s World, Corsier-sur-Vevey, with EPIC representatives. A highly entertaining interactive museum dedicated to Charlie Chaplin with a breathtaking view of Lac Léman (a.k.a. Lake Geneva) and the Alps. Contacts: Amir Zandieh & Ehsan Mohammadpour
18:15   Return to Lausanne; drop-off hotel Ibis