EPFL Alumni Garden Party 2021


As every year, about 50 alumni attended the EPFL Alumni Garden Party on September 14, 2021, organized at the beautiful Résidence Bois Chamblard, located in Buchillon (VD). Martin Vetterli, President of EPFL, had the opportunity to present the future challenges for the School in terms of education, research and innovation. This event was also an opportunity to discover the School’s flagship projects thanks to the professors and students.

In addition to Martin Vetterli, Prof. Jan S. Hesthaven, Dr. Ursula Oesterle, Prof. Gisou van der Goot, Françoise Bommensatt and Matthias Gäumann, the new members of the School’s vice-presidency, were present; Prof. Kathryn Hess Bellwald to present the Student Support Program 2. 0 and MAKE projects, accompanied by Martim Beels, Juliette Pélissier and Simon Tychyj for the Swiss Solar Boat project; Prof. Jean-Pierre Danthine for a presentation of the Enterprise for Society Center (E4S) program.