Mon 30. May 2022, 16:00 – 18:00h

WPF Social Event

Building hope for the future – Celebrating progress in sustainability

co-organized by the Swiss National Science Foundation, the ETH Women Professors Forum, the ETH Diversity office, and the ETH Sustainability team:

Building hope for the future – Celebrating progress in sustainability

May 30th, 2022 / 16:00 – 18:00 CET, held as a hybrid at the Siemens Auditorium (HIT E 51), Building HIT, Wolfgang-Pauli-Str. 27, 8093 Zürich and online.
 Please register here by the 23rd of May to attend in person, or here by the 28th of May to attend online. 
*This event is subject to a mandatory certificate requirement.

Speakers & Panelists

  • Denise Mitrano  – Assistant Professor, ETH Zurich)
  • Karin Ingold  – Director of the Institute of Political Science and Vice-president of the Oeschger Center for Climate Change Research, University of Bern; Head of Policy Analysis and Environmental Governance (PEGO), Eawag
  • Ulrike Sturm  – Head of the Institute for Sociocultural Community Development, Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts
  • Nathalie Casas  – Head of Technology at Climeworks

Janet Hering  – Director of Eawag, Professor at ETH Zurich and EPFL, Co-Chair of the Sustainable Development Solutions Network

The event will conclude with the SNSF Marie Heim-Vögtlin prize award ceremony for outstanding young women researchers. This year’s laureate is environmental analytical chemist Denise Mitrano (ETH Zürich and member of WPF).

We look forward to seeing you there!

Siemens Auditorium (HIT E 51), Building HIT, Wolfgang-Pauli-Str. 27, 8093 Zürich