EPFL Day of International Research 2022
On October 20, 2022 the Research Office and International Affairs welcomed EPFL researchers and staff at the Rolex Forum for a full-day of talks and networking opportunities on international collaborations.
The EPFL Day of International Research took us around the globe via region-specific presentations and discussion panels: from Africa to Asia to North America and beyond. The event also brought together internal experts from EPFL’s Central Services to highlight support offered on all the practical aspects of organizing international projects and consortia. Information was also provided via partner booths, accessible during the numerous networking breaks.
Thanks to its renowned speakers and numerus networking opportunities, the EPFL Day of International Research offered the perfect platform to both young and experienced scientists to add international flair to their research portfolio!
Date: Thursday, 20 October 2022
Place: Forum Rolex
Audience: EPFL Researchers and Staff
Get inspired by those who have already embarked in international collaborations and found long-lasting partnerships. Learn what it is like to do research with partners from the US, Asia and Africa, and go off the beaten track! What are you waiting for?
Whether you need help to get funding, recruit the right personnel, handle invoices, navigate through international regulations, negotiate research agreements, publish your results, or manage your research data, the EPFL Central Services are here to support you!
The event was headlined by keynote addresses from the EPFL Provost Prof. Jan Hesthaven and Associate VP for Research Prof. Ambrogio Fasoli. These were complimented with views from the Director of International Affairs, as well as informative presentations from the Research Office and other central services. Our special guests from the SNSF and swissnex offices, among others, rounded out the program.