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 more resilient, sustainable and inclusive economy. E4S is dedicated to train the next generation of leaders, inspire economic and social transformation and activate change by strengthening start-ups and boosting innovation.


Fintech for Society Conference

December 8th | 17:30 - 19:00
Discover Fintech startups with a sustainability agenda on EPFL campus

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Fintech for Society – Investor Meeting

December 9th | 13:30 - 15:00
Meet with fintech entrepreneurs at IMD Business School (reserved for investors)

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Poster Conference “Key aspects and current issues of climate change”

December 9th | 15:15 - 17:15
The Poster Conference “Key aspects and current issues of climate change” is a joint event organized by E4S and Climact.

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Climate-Related Disasters and the Death Toll

With climate change accelerating, the frequency of climate disasters is expected to increase in the decades to come. There is ongoing debate as to how different climatic regions will be affected by such an acceleration. In this paper,…...

The future of globalization: Building resilient and sustainable supply chains

New report by the Enterprise for Society Center analyzes the resilience and sustainability challenge of globalization....

Greening the Swiss National Bank’s portfolio

The integration of environmental preferences and the practice of sustainable and responsible investing are widely discussed topics among investment professionals, academics, and policy makers. Survey results confirm that more and more institutional investors commit to the integration of…...

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