Innovation improves people’s quality of life and provides solutions that help deal with grand societal challenges such as climate change or the population’s ageing. Additionally, innovation is essential to the health of the Swiss economy.
Today’s scientific research plants the seed for tomorrow’s innovations. However, science does not translate into innovation magically. That’s the reason why an Innovation Team is wholly dedicated to acting as an interface between academia and industry. Its fundamental mission is to ensure that EPFL’s research has a real impact by finding its way into society.
Tech4Impact builds bridges to leverage science & technology for sustainable impact.
Discover the labs involved in the in sports-related research and all the associated projects.
The center digitize and preserve audiovisual collections and add value to them by organizing research and innovation projects with EPFL laboratories, start-ups, and partners
Innovation to fight COVID
The EPFL Tech Launchpad awards three new Ignition grants
We’re proud to announce Blue Energy Leap, Arkaïya, and Condensation have each been awarded a CH 30k Ignition grant as part of EPFL’s Tech Launchpad – a leading incubator dedicated to supporting groundbreaking and innovative startups.
New hydrogel can repair tears in human tissue
EPFL scientists have developed an injectable gel that can attach to various kinds of soft internal tissues and repair tears resulting from an accident or trauma.
Parkinson's disease: wearable sensors to track symptoms
EPFL scientists have developed algorithms that, combined with wearable sensors, could help clinicians to monitor the progression of Parkinson’s disease and assess the effects of medications commonly used by people with this neurodegenerative disorder.
Tech4Eva Opening Ceremony
EPFL Innovation Park and Groupe Mutuel launch the 1st Swiss FemTech Accelerator – Tech4Eva on April 21, 2021 Be where FemTech Disruption Happens! Discover disruptive technologies for women’s health and meet 25+…
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