School of Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering (ENAC)

ENAC combines the forces of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Environmental Sciences and Engineering to help ensure a sustainable living environment for humanity through the sound and respectful integration of human activities into the biosphere.

The faculty grasps major challenges such as climate change, global digitalization, and rapid urbanization in its entirety whilst considering economic, technical, and social demands.

Value Proposition

ENAC contributes substantially to a sustainable transition of the built and natural environment.

Our mission and goals

ENAC Sustainability challenges

ENAC aims to play a leading role in the transition to a sustainable living environment by its inter- and transdisciplinary approach and its unique collaboration of architecture, civil and environmental engineering. ENAC focuses on 3 strategic challenges:

  1. Developing knowledge and innovations to anticipate, mitigate and adapt to climate change.
  2. Reap the benefits of digitalization to serve a sustainable development of cities and infrastructures.
  3. Adopt new approaches to urbanization and innovate to contribute to sustainable territories.

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ENAC’s latest news

ENAC news portal

ENAC three disciplines

ENAC bring together three transformative disciplines:

  • Architecture
  • Civil Engineering
  • Environmental Sciences and Engineering

ENAC explores the potentials of interdisciplinarity to achieve excellence in the training of tomorrow’s architects and engineers as well as to place scientists at the forefront of research.

EDUCATION

Three sections to train tomorrow’s engineers.

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RESEARCH

Three institutes with over 70 laboratories.

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Innovation and knowledge transfer

ENAC promotes research partnerships with enterprises and public organizations. To encourage innovation and implement scientific knowledge, ENAC plays an active part in technology transfer and spin-off initiatives.

New initiatives by our partners and collaborators are warmly welcome! Special care is taken to establish long-term relationships of high quality. Collaborating companies and public authorities have access to state-of-the-art research teams, facilities, and equipment.

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Events

Sustainability in my course

07-02-202307-02-2023

With: Jacopo Grazioli and Melanie Studer, EPFL’s Coordinator of Sustainability in Education 
Place and room: CO 010
Category: Conferences – Seminars

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Stay Away from Plagiarism

07-02-202307-02-2023

With: EPFL Library
Place and room: Online
Category: Internal trainings

Inaugural Lecture – Prof. Martin Ackermann

07-02-202307-02-2023

With: Prof. Martin Ackermann
Place and room: ELA 1
Online: https://epfl.zoom.us/j/66117748965
Category: Inaugural lectures – Honorary Lecture

CC-BY-NC-SA EPFL Library

WORKSHOP | The LEGO® metadata game: another (reproducible) brick in the wall

14-02-202314-02-2023

Place and room: CO 120
Category: Internal trainings

Inaugural Lecture – Prof. Devis Tuia

14-02-202314-02-2023

With: Prof. Devis Tuia
Place and room: CO1
Online: https://epfl.zoom.us/j/68600416471
Category: Inaugural lectures – Honorary Lecture

Inaugural Lecture – Prof. Jérôme Chappellaz

14-02-202314-02-2023

With: Prof. Jérôme Chappellaz
Place and room: CO1
Online: https://epfl.zoom.us/j/68600416471
Category: Inaugural lectures – Honorary Lecture

CC-BY-NC-SA EPFL Library

Love Data Week 2023 at EPFL

14-02-202323-02-2023

Place and room: EPFL Campus
Category: Conferences – Seminars

CC-BY-NC-SA EPFL Library

DATA CHAMPIONS LUNCH TALKS | Open Educational Resources (OER) for Data & Code

16-02-202316-02-2023

With: Sara Bonella (Deputy Director of CECAM) and Denis Gillet (Head of the React Group and EPFL Data Champion)  
Place and room: CM 1 1
Category: Conferences – Seminars

CC-BY-NC-SA EPFL Library

DATA IDEATHON | Crazy data-driven ideas for the campus of tomorrow

20-02-202323-02-2023

Place and room: EPFL Campus
Category: Miscellaneous

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WORKSHOP | Just Zenodo it!

22-02-202322-02-2023

Place and room: RLC A1 230
Category: Internal trainings

Call for participation: Doctoral Course / EDAR

23-02-202324-02-2023

With:   Michele Bonino, Nina Rappaport, Chiara Geroldi, Barbara Berger, Paul Smith, Vincent Veschambre 
Place and room: Foyer SG
Category: Call for proposal

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Up to Speed with Zotero

28-02-202328-02-2023

With: EPFL Library
Place and room: Online
Category: Internal trainings

Flyer

Climate-Neutral Aviation: how will it affect communities, companies, citizens?

01-03-202301-03-2023

With: Sascha Nick (EPFL-LEURE), Philippe Thalmann (EPFL-LEURE), More TBA
Place and room: CO 2
Category: Conferences – Seminars

Master Info Days 01+02.03.2023

01-03-202302-03-2023

Place and room: Hall SG
Category: Miscellaneous

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Beyond Google: Find scientific information with advanced tools

02-03-202302-03-2023

With: EPFL Library Teaching Team
Place and room: Online
Category: Internal trainings

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