Program

Technologies for Sustainable Development: A Way to Reduce Poverty?

29-31 May, 2012 | EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland


 

TUESDAY 29 MAY

WEDNESDAY 30 MAY

THURSDAY 31 MAY

 

07:30 onwards

Onsite Registration

07:30 onwards

Onsite Registration

 

08:30-09:30

Research that Considers the Real Needs of the Unnoticed Poor

08:30-10:00

Key Note Speakers

Prof. Luc Soete

Dr. h.c. Pierre Landolt

09:30 onwards

Registration Opens

 

09:30-11:00

Key Note Speakers

Dr. Martin Dahinden

Prof. Miguel Nicolelis

10:00-10:30

Coffee Break

11:00-12:00

Standing Lunch

Poster Session

11:00-11:30

Coffee Break

 

10:30-12:00

Session 3 – Technology: Transfer or Co-Creation? Knowledge Sharing and Empowerment

12:00-13:00

Opening Ceremony

Prof. Philippe Gillet

Dr. Jean-Bernard Münch

11:30-13:00

Session 2 – Towards a Sustainable Integrated Development? Partnerships and Systems

12:00-14:00

Standing Lunch

13:00-14:00

Key Note Speaker

Dr. Lidia Brito

13:00-15:00

Standing Lunch

 

12:30-14:00

Side Events

14:00-18:30

Session 1 – Appropriate Technology? Needs and Participation

13:30-15:00

Side Events

14:00-16:00

Session 3 – Technology: Transfer or Co-creation? Knowledge Sharing and Empowerment

19:00-20:00

Book Launch – Tech4Dev 2010

Dr. Jean-Yves Pidoux

Prof. Jean-Claude Bolay

15:00-17:00

Session 2 – Towards a Sustainable Integrated Development? Partnerships and Systems

15:30-16:30

Coffee Break

19:00-20:00

Apéritif – City of Lausanne

16:30-17:30

Coffee Break

Poster Session

16:30-18:00

Bridging Innovation to Scale. Ways to Improve Integration of Research and Practice

 

17:30-18:30

Can Technology Trump Politics?

18:00-18:30

Closing Ceremony

Dr. A. Corboud Fumagalli