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 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

Communication in science and technology (PhD course)

30-09-202215-12-2022

With: EPFL Mediacom
Category: Conferences – Seminars

Effective exercise sessions

06-10-202206-10-2022

With: Roland Tormey
Place and room: AAC 0 20
Category: Conferences – Seminars

Roundtable “Enter the Hyper-Scientific”

13-10-202213-10-2022

With: Artists in residence 2022: Alan Bogana, Dorota Gawęda & Eglė Kulbokaitė, Riccardo Giacconi and Joel Kuennen. Head of the artist in residence program: Giulia Bini. Partners on the project: Laurène Donati, director of the EPFL Imaging Center and Nicolas Tétreault, director of Climact.
Place and room: EPFL Pavilions, Pavilion A
Category: Conferences – Seminars

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Up to speed with Zotero

14-10-202214-10-2022

Place and room: RLC A1 230
Category: Internal trainings

students doing a project - A. Hertzog

Teaching Toolkit for PROJECTS

19-10-202219-10-2022

With: Tamara Milosevic
Place and room: DLLEL 1 50
Category: Internal trainings

by isabelle lermigeaux-sarrade

Assessment Matters in 2022

25-10-202225-10-2022

With: Reinaldo Saavedra
Category: Conferences – Seminars

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