Alumni 50th: programme of the Environmental Sciences and Engineering section


Dear Alumni in Environmental sciences and engineering or in Rural Engineering,

Some years ago, or more, you spent an important part of your life on the EPFL campus. The 50th anniversary of EPFL is an opportunity to welcome you again on the campus in Ecublens and to meet your former colleagues. It will be an occasion to discover what is happening here in your section during a morning session followed by a friendly lunchtime.


From 09h30: Welcome at Rolex Learning Center

10h30-10h50: Welcome speech
François Golay, Director of the SIE Section
Evolution of the study plan in Sciences and environmental engineering

10h50-11h20: Overview of the research activity in environmental sciences at EPFL
Short and original presentations of several research projects from the PhD student of the Environmental Engineering Institute.

11h20-11h50: To explore the lakes thanks to new technologies
Limnology Center of EPFL

11h50-12h30: Some enterprises facing the environmental challenges
Presentation of the activities of some enterprises and startups within the context of the main environmental challenges

12h30-14h00: Lunch in your section with some professors and PhD students
This will be jointly organized with the sections in Architecture and Civil Engineering.


As the number of places is limited, it is important to register in time to ensure your places. We hope to see you all on November 9th!

The Direction of the Environmental Sciences and Engineering
Prof. François Golay, Director
Pierre-Yves Gilliéron, Deputy