July 27, 2021 | Event

September 24th
The inaugural event of E4S Center's Master Programme in Sustainable Management & Technology.

Programme


Moderators: Jean-Pierre Danthine & Jean-Philippe Bonardi, co-Managing Directors, E4S

14:00 – 14:10
Welcoming remarks

  • Frédéric Herman, Rector, UNIL


14:10 – 14:30
Presentation of the SMT Master of Science programme

Arnaud Chevallier (IMD), Olivier Gallay (HEC), Negar Kiyavash (EPFL)
Co-directors of the SMT Master


14:30 – 15:00
Panel 1: How to move towards a circular and regenerative economy?

  • Benoît Greindl, CEO, The Resilience Institute
  • Bruno Roche, Founder and Executive Director, Economics of Mutuality
  • Moderated by Paula Cacault, Head of Operations, E4S Center


15h00-15:30
Coffee Break


15:30– 16:00
Panel 2: How to foster responsibility & responsabilisation through technology?

  • Margot Stuart, COO & Co-founder, OriginAll
  • Leo Daguet, Manager, Responsible Breakthrough Innovation, Richemont
  • Moderated by Felicitas Morhart, Professor, HEC Lausanne


16:00 – 16:30
Panel 3: Sustainability: How to address the measurement challenge?

  • Nicolas Cudré-Mauroux, Research & Innovation Group CTO, Solvay
  • Vincent Eckert, Director, Internal Environmental Management, SwissRe
  • Moderated by Gaia Melloni, Professor, HEC Lausanne


16h30-17:00
Coffee Break


17:00 – 17:40
Keynote address

  • Introductory remarks by David Bach, Dean of Innovation and Programs, IMD
  • Bertrand Piccard, Founder and Chairman, Solar Impulse Foundation

17:40 – 18:00
Closing remarks

  • Cesla Amarelle, Dept. of Education, Youth & Culture, Council of State, Vaud
  • Martin Vetterli, President, EPFL

18:00 – 19:30
Cocktail reception