Alumni 50th – Conference and evening


The Alumni 50th evening will start with a conference at the SwissTech Convention Center followed by a cocktail dinner, bringing the event to a beautiful close.
Registration is now closed.

Discover the full program:

  • 17h00 SwissTech Convention Center doors open
  • 18h00 Conference startsWelcome words by Leïla Ojjeh, EPFL Alumni Director50 years of Excellence
    Martin Vetterli, EPFL PresidentHow science can help solve climate change
    André Borschberg, co-founder of Solar Impulse and H55
    Wendy Lee Queen, Tenure Track Assistant Professor, Laboratory of Functional Inorganic MaterialsAlumni at the very heart of innovation
    Marc Bürki and Paolo Buzzi, co-founders, Swissquote
    Anne Mellano, COO and co-founder, Bestmile
    Nathalie Brandenberg, COO and co-founder, SUNbioscience

    An education for excellence in the 50 years to come
    Pierre Vandergheynst, Vice-President for Education
    EPFLoop : an insider’s view of the Hyperloop Pod Competition
    50Fifty fundraising campaign, Silvio Napoli, Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors at Schindler

    Closing remarks

  • 20h-2h Cocktail diner, champaign, EPFL Big Band concert, dance

Discover the full program of the morning in your sections et the activities available in the afternoon.

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