Responsible management
Sustainable technology
Shared prosperity

The Enterprise for Society Center (E4S) is a joint venture of the University of Lausanne through HEC Lausanne, IMD and EPFL, under the stewardship of its College of Management of Technology, with the mission of spearheading the transition towards a resilient, sustainable and inclusive economy.

Founding institutions


Master of Science in Sustainable Management and Technology (SMT)


Multi-platform interdisciplinary competence center


Collaborative innovation network

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About E4S

The E4S Center is dedicated to inspiring and activating the transition to a resilient and inclusive economy within planetary boundaries, mindful of the opportunities and challenges raised by scientific and technological change.


Our governance consists of a Steering Committee, an Executive Committee, and a Strategic Advisory Board.

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Vision & Mission

We believe academia must play a crucial role in the societal transition.

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The E4S Center’s strength comes from its diverse community of mission-driven professors, researchers, students and in-house staff.

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We are supported by leading businesses, academia and foundations across our three pillars

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Job openings

Are you a change-maker looking to join an ambitious and fast-paced environment?

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