Foundation Days - Exploring research programs funded by Foundations

Publié le 29.06.2018. Mis à jour le 05.05.2021.

Participants will have the opportunity to learn first-hand from representatives of renowned Swiss and international Foundations about their current and upcoming funding opportunities and their vision regarding research funding during the plenary sessions.

Do not miss the opportunity to meet high profile speakers and former grantees during the coffee breaks, poster sessions and networking time.

Researchers from all disciplines will find food for thought.

Confirmed foundations:

Hasler Stiftung

Gebert Rüf Stiftung

Fondation Leenaards

Swiss Cancer League

Swiss Cancer Research foundation

Novartis Forschungsstiftung

Novartis Foundation for medical-biological research

Wellcome Trust

Wyss Center for Bio & neuroengineering

Practical Information

When: September 6-7, 2018

Schedule: 08:30 – 17:00

Venue: Lausanne, EPFL Campus

Pre-registration: register here

Entrance fees: CHF 150.- for external visitors; free access for EPFL members.


Please do not hesitate to share this information with your colleagues and your fellow researchers.

The final agenda of the event will follow soon.


Should you have any questions, please contact: research(at)