Conférences 2017

  • 10:00 – 10:30

    Identifying Valuable Market Opportunities in Innovation

    Marc Gruber – Vice-President for Innovation at EPFL

    The value that an invention can create is largely dependent on the market that it seeks to address. In this talk, Marc Gruber will discuss which market opportunities inventors typically identify, which ones they systematically overlook, and how they can get a better overview of their opportunity landscape.

    10:30 – 11:00

    Encouragement des start-up et des créateurs d’entreprises potentiels

    Marco Ruedi – CTI

    Encouragement des start-up et des créateurs d’entreprises potentiels Obtenez des informations de première main sur les possibilités offertes aux jeunes entrepreneurs et aux créateurs d’entreprises potentiels de profiter du coaching start-up professionnel et des cours complets pour entrepreneurs de la CTI. Support for start-ups and people interested in setting up a business Find out first-hand how young entrepreneurs and people interested in setting up their own business can benefit from the CTI’s professional start-up coaching and wide range of courses.

    11:15 – 12:00

    Is there a tomorrow for nuclear energy?

    Energy BPT

    This conference will deal with the main aspects of nuclear energy innovation. A brief discussion about future perspectives will take place afterwards.

    12:30 – 14:00

    Business ideas: Swiss robotics going global

    IFJ

    Testimonials of 2 successful startup founders who pushed their robotics projects out of Switzerland – Coffee break offered

    14:30 – 15:30

    Let’s dream of a Lemanic Valley

    David Delmi – Hardah

    Do you realize the Lemanic Arc has everything an entrepreneur could dream of ? An inspiring interactive talk: based on real experiences and keypoints, for a fiery Lemanic future

    16:00 – 16:20

    Introduction to Bioinspired Innovation at EPFL

    Darja Dubravcic – EPFL Bioinspired Projects Coordinator

    16:25 – 16:45

    ENVIROBOT: an autonomous lamprey-like swimming robot for pollution monitoring

    A. Crespi – BIOROB EPFL lab

    16:50 – 17:10

    From turtles to skis, examples of bio-inspired composites and surfaces

    Veronique Michaud – LPAC EPFL lab

    17:15 – 17:35

    MeduSoil: we cultivate bio-cement

    Dimitrios Terzis – LMS EPFL lab

  • 10:00 – 10:30

    Identifying Valuable Market Opportunities in Innovation

    Marc Gruber – Vice-President for Innovation at EPFL

    The value that an invention can create is largely dependent on the market that it seeks to address. In this talk, Marc Gruber will discuss which market opportunities inventors typically identify, which ones they systematically overlook, and how they can get a better overview of their opportunity landscape.

    10:30 – 11:00

    Encouragement des start-up et des créateurs d’entreprises potentiels

    Marco Ruedi – CTI

    Encouragement des start-up et des créateurs d’entreprises potentiels Obtenez des informations de première main sur les possibilités offertes aux jeunes entrepreneurs et aux créateurs d’entreprises potentiels de profiter du coaching start-up professionnel et des cours complets pour entrepreneurs de la CTI. Support for start-ups and people interested in setting up a business Find out first-hand how young entrepreneurs and people interested in setting up their own business can benefit from the CTI’s professional start-up coaching and wide range of courses.

    11:15 – 12:00

    Is there a tomorrow for nuclear energy?

    Energy BPT

    This conference will deal with the main aspects of nuclear energy innovation. A brief discussion about future perspectives will take place afterwards.

    12:30 – 14:00

    Business ideas: Swiss robotics going global

    IFJ

    Testimonials of 2 successful startup founders who pushed their robotics projects out of Switzerland – Coffee break offered

    14:30 – 15:30

    Let’s dream of a Lemanic Valley

    David Delmi – Hardah

    Do you realize the Lemanic Arc has everything an entrepreneur could dream of ? An inspiring interactive talk: based on real experiences and keypoints, for a fiery Lemanic future

    16:00 – 16:20

    Introduction to Bioinspired Innovation at EPFL

    Darja Dubravcic – EPFL Bioinspired Projects Coordinator

    16:25 – 16:45

    ENVIROBOT: an autonomous lamprey-like swimming robot for pollution monitoring

    A. Crespi – BIOROB EPFL lab

    16:50 – 17:10

    From turtles to skis, examples of bio-inspired composites and surfaces

    Veronique Michaud – LPAC EPFL lab

    17:15 – 17:35

    MeduSoil: we cultivate bio-cement

    Dimitrios Terzis – LMS EPFL lab