Baptiste Calliari (à gauche) et Timothée Faes (à droite) font de la traction animale à l'aide de la jument Anika © Ferme de Bassenges

Baptiste Calliari (à gauche) et Timothée Faes (à droite) font de la traction animale à l’aide de la jument Anika © Ferme de Bassenges

The Bassenges Farm: low-tech agriculture at a high-tech campus

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At the Bassenges Farm, six devoted women and men are bringing their vision of sustainability to the EPFL and UNIL campuses, giving low-tech agriculture – without pesticides – a chance to thrive.


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Sustainability 101 – What are the SDGs ?


With: Ambassador Christian Frutiger is Assistant Director General and Head of Global Cooperation at the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC). He is responsible for five thematic global programmes at the SDC, which aim to solve global challenges relating to climate change, water, migration, public health and food security through policy dialogue at international level and by shaping a more inclusive form of globalisation that favours development.  
Place and room: SG 1138
Category: Conferences – Seminars

Digital Competitiveness Summit 2021


With: Rüdiger Urbanke, Jean-François Manzoni, Nuria Gorrite, Arturo Bris, Marc Walder, Öykü Işik, Cédric Moret, Adèle Thorens
Place and room: STCC – Auditorium B
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Conference “Governing digital infrastructures: exploring a key issue at the crossroads of digital humanities and open science”


With: Pierre Mounier est ingénieur de recherche à l’École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales (EHESS, Paris) et fortement impliqué dans le développement de plateformes de recherche en libre accès en tant que directeur adjoint d’OpenEdition, coordinateur d’OPERAS, et co-directeur de DOAB  Il est l’auteur d’un certain nombre d’ouvrages sur les humanités numériques et l’édition ouverte. Son dernier ouvrage intitulé Les humanités numériques. Une histoire critique (2018) est disponible en accès libre. Pour plus d’informations, voir
Place and room: BC 410
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Deep Fakes: Art and Its Double – EXHIBITION at EPFL Pavilions


Place and room: ART B0 100
Category: Exhibitions



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