FIELD projects

Today’s world complex, open-ended and ill-defined challenges, such as climate change and social inequalities, require next-generation engineers to integrate a human and design-centric lens in their practice.

FIELD programs give EPFL students a unique learning opportunity where they can obtain practical, first-hand experience through a project-based approach. Four principles are at the core of FIELD programs: interdisciplinarity, immersion, decentering, and reflexivity.

Upcoming programs, courses & workshops:

Due to the COVID-19 situation, INSSINC (India Switzerland Social Innovation Camp) and CHIC (China Hardware Innovation Camp) are unfortunately suspended until further notice. In the meantime, the College of Humanities is part of and supports the following initiatives at EPFL:

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Discover INSSINC and CHIC projects carried out between 2018 and 2020

Discover FIELD workshops carried out between 2018 and 2020