On September 23rd, 2017, the EPFL Alumni Midwest chapter organized a guided tour of Wheaton College on Saturday. Wheaton College is located in Wheaton, Illinois (about 20 miles West of Chicago) and the event was kindly organized by Danilo Diedrichs (GC’97), professor at Wheaton college. Founded in 1860, it is a highly-ranked, private liberal arts college and… Read more »
Over 400 attendees, high quality speakers, great music, champagne… The Gala EPFL Alumni had it all! The event took place on November 17th at the SwissTech Convention Center and was a unique occasion for every graduate to connect with their school, to show the EPFL campus to their partner and to party with their friends.… Read more »
On October 26th, 2017, The Finance Association of EPFL students organized, with the help on the EPFL Alumni department, the second edition of the Finance Alumni Meeting. EPFL students had the opportunity to meet with alumni working in the finance industry and to discover their jobs.
The EPFL Alumni Eastern Switzerland chapter organized a visit of the Musee Visionnaire on November 9th, 2017. It was a great opportunity to learn more about outsider art and artists from Zurich like Hans Krüsi, Gebhard Hafner and Emil Medardus Hagner.
Wherever you go, taking a car is convenient in Shanghai. Even though Shanghai has developed an excellent public transportation network from downtown to suburbs. On October 22nd, 2017, Alumni were invited to experience the Shanghai public transportation and promote the “green travel”. They used public transportation or a bike from home to the meeting point… Read more »
On September 19th, 2017 the Swiss Alumni committee that includes EPFL,UNIGE and IMD Alumni chapters organized a welcome drink at the Swiss Consulate in Montreal for Swiss students just arrived in the “Belle Province”.
On October 20th, 2017, alumni living in New-York and its area had the opportunity to meet with Martin Vetterli, President of EPFL, at Hotel Beacon. Soon before completing his first year as head of the School, Prof. Vetterli made a presentation about his strategy, current projects, developements and new challenges for EPFL.
The EPFL Alumni Eastern Switzerland association organized a guided tour of the Zürich-Mülligen letter center on Thursday, October 12 2017. The visit gave graduates an insight into the fascinating world of mail processing. Over an area of 70’000 m² spread over two floors, they could see how skillful hands and ultramodern technologies enable a daily distribution of several… Read more »
EPFL graduates living in Morocco had the opportunity to meet up at the residency of the Swiss Ambassador in Rabat on October 15th, 2017. They were welcomed by the Ambassador himself, H.E. Mr Massimo Baggi.
China is a hot spot in the field of Artificial Intelligence. The topic is all over the news and gets more and more important in our daily lives. What AI really is? What else is coming ? On Saturday, September 23, 2017, EPFL Alumni Beijing and IMD Alumni Beijing organized a talk about AI with top… Read more »