March 8th, 2023 – SwissTech Convention Center, Lausanne


12:00    Networking booths and light lunch

13:00    Welcome from the Dean of the EPFL School of Engineering Prof. Ali H. Sayed

13:10    Energy and Materials: for the high-performance, sustainable tech of tomorrow

13:50    HealthTech: smart materials and systems for better health

14:30    Manufacturing and Robotics: form and function for real-world needs

15:10    Break and Networking Booths

15:50    Intelligent Systems: systems of the future

16:40    Innovation journey by EPFL Vice-President for Innovation Dr. Ursula Oesterle

16:50    Discussion thematic roundtables

  • Energy crisis or energy (r)evolution?
  • From Data to Watts: how Data Science can inform the Swiss energy transition
  • Sustainable Computing 
  • AI in Engineering
  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • Quantum Materials
  • What are the obstacles to sustainability in an organization?
  • Quantifying-self for well-being and performance
  • Preparing the workforce of the future
  • Open Innovation with Academia
  • IP, Agreements and Licensing with EPFL

17:40    Closing

17:50    Apero and booths