#10 CLIMACT SEMINAR SERIES
How to move forward and act on climate change

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For episode 10 of the CLIMACT Seminar Series "How to move forward and act on climate change”, two topics will be discussed: « Lutte contre le dérèglement climatique : la démocratie directe face à l’inaction législative », with Véronique Boillet and « Le dérèglement climatique et les droits humains : un outil efficace pour « sauver le monde » ? », with David Raedler.(Please note that both presentations will be given in French, however, discussions will be held in English and French.)

#11 CLIMACT SEMINAR SERIES
How to move forward and act on climate change

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For episode 11 of the CLIMACT Seminar Series "How to move forward and act on climate change”, two topics will be discussed: « Le retour du vélo pour une transition vers une mobilité bas carbone », with Patrick Rérat and "Passage Paysage – a new model to transform roads into inclusive multi-mode mobility space", with Dieter Dietz.

#12 CLIMACT SEMINAR SERIES
How to move forward and act on climate change

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For episode 12 of the CLIMACT Seminar Series "How to move forward and act on climate change”, two topics will be discussed: "The unique corals of the Red Sea and the Transnational Red Sea Center", with Anders Meibom and "Innovating coral reef conservation with the power of environmental genomics", with Oliver Selmoni.

#13 CLIMACT SEMINAR SERIES
How to move forward and act on climate change

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For episode 13 of the CLIMACT Seminar Series "How to move forward and act on climate change”, two topics will be discussed: « Enjeux climatiques : les Utilities sous haute tension », avec Philippe Durr and « Hydrogène en Suisse : une solution aussi attractive que sélective », avec Jérémie Brillet.

CLIMACT Matchmaking Event

EPFL, Foyer SG, 2nd Floor Lausanne

The CLIMACT matchmaking event is organised as part of the CLIMACT Starting Grant call for proposals. When: Thursday 28 April, 16:00-18:00, at the Foyer SG on the EPFL campus. Objective: Form interdisciplinary and interinstitutional tandems of PIs in view of the call for proposals and co-create projects based on societal challenges related to climate change. Who can attend? The call for […]

En route pour Zéro émission nette en Suisse en 2050 : La contribution du retrait du carbone

Room CO1, EPFL campus or online

In collaboration with E4S and EPFL’s Energy Center, CLIMACT co-organises the event titled En route pour Zéro émission nette en Suisse en 2050 : La contribution du retrait du carbone, which will address CO2 sequestration in Switzerland. The event will take place on 6 May 2022 and will target a wide audience. Societal, technical and economic aspects of CO2 sequestration in the context of reaching Switzlerand net zero emission objectives by 2050 will be discussed on this occasion.

#14 CLIMACT SEMINAR SERIES
How to move forward and act on climate change

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For episode 14 of the CLIMACT Seminar Series "How to move forward and act on climate change”, two topics will be discussed: "A European perspective on climate changes and its impact on power systems", with Mario Paolone and "Progress and role of photovoltaics in the global and local energy transition", with Christophe Ballif.

CLIMACT Scholars – Event #1

Coffee&Food, Vortex Building

CLIMACT organises an apero to launch the CLIMACT Scholar community dedicated to early-career researchers active in the field of climate change and sustainability related topics. It will take place on Thursday 12 May, from 17:00 to 19:00 at the Coffee&Food, in the Vortex Building.

#15 CLIMACT SEMINAR SERIES
How to move forward and act on climate change

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For episode 15 of the CLIMACT Seminar Series "How to move forward and act on climate change”, two topics will be discussed: "Variabilité climatique en montagne - Enjeux et particularités : Regards croisés Alpes / Himalayas", with Judith Eeckman and "Climate Change in Nepal Himalayas: Current State and Future Prospect", with Binod Dawadi.

EcoCloud Annual Event 2022

Lausanne Palace Hotel Rue du Grand Chêne, 7-9, Lausanne

On 24 May takes place the annual event of EcoCloud, the only academic center of its kind. Its mission is to provide world-class leadership and network to the EPFL community with top industrial IT players to enable environmental sustainability for our digital world.

Neutralité carbone des territoires : Quel rôle pour la sobriété énergétique ?

Palexpo Route François-Peyrot 30, Grand-Saconnex, Genève

Les scénarios énergétiques visant la neutralité carbone montrent que celle-ci n’est atteignable que si la sobriété énergétique est intégrée dans les instruments énergie-climat des pays. Trop souvent, les gouvernements à toutes échelles priorisent l’innovation technologique plutôt que la sobriété dans la mise en œuvre de l’objectif de neutralité carbone. Pourtant, certains territoires se sont déjà lancés dans la sobriété !

#16 CLIMACT SEMINAR SERIES
How to move forward and act on climate change

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For episode 16 of the CLIMACT Seminar Series "How to move forward and act on climate change”, two topics will be discussed: "Comment consommateurs et producteurs doivent co-créer une économie plus responsable", with Christophe Barman and "Why consumers not always walk their talk – Discussing reasons behind selective sustainable behavior", with Pia Furchheim.

How to set up an efficient publication strategy

CH F1 614, EPFL campus

For its second CLIMACT Scholars event, the CLIMACT team has prepared a workshop specifically dedicated to learn how to set up an efficient publication strategy, which will be facilitated by Prof. Julia Steinberger, expert in Ecological economics and CLIMACT academic co-director.

What are the best collaboration practices for co-authors? How to create a reasonable timeframe? What should be the main focus of your strategy? Find out by participating actively and discussing with your peers.