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Forthcoming Events

The ESC invites you to the following ETH-Klimarunde event:

„Innovationen fürs Klima“:  Was braucht es, damit wir handeln können?

to be held on Wednesday 5th November 2014, 15:30-19:00 in the ETH main building.

Download the A5 flyer (764KB) or the full brochure (538KB) of the event's programme and speakers.

For further details and registration visit the Klimarunde webpage.

Please note that this event will be in German.

Swiss Tribology invites you to the following event:

Swiss-Japanese Tribology Meeting: Energy Savings through Tribology

to be held on 8-10 September 2014 at the ETH main building.

Full details are contained in the programme (546KB) or visit Swiss Tribology.

Recent Past Events

The ESC held the following event:

Zernez Energia 2020 Exhibition Opening and Apéro

on Monday 21st July 2014, 18:00 in Zernez, Graubünden.

To mark the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Swiss National Park in Graubünden, the community of Zernez has a goal that by 2020 it will meet its entire building-related energy needs from its own production whilst reducing CO2 emissions to zero. This event was in German.

The exhibition of this pioneering project ran from 21st July to 17th August 2014: download the flyer (19KB) for highlights or visit Zernez Energia 2020.

Current Activities


Master Programme

The ESC coordinates an interdisciplinary Master's programme at ETHZ, Master in Energy Science and Technology (MEST).

Visit the website for further details.


Frontiers in Energy Research

This is a series of weekly presentations by PhD students of their energy-related research. The presentations are free and open to all.

The next series will commence mid September 2014.

Please visit the Frontiers in Energy Research page for further details.



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