The Alps of Vaud laboratory of the transdisciplinary research?

The faculty of Geosciences and Environment organizes in collaboration with RechAlp.vd, the support platform for transdisciplinary research, a one-day symposium on the environmental and social sciences in the Alps of Vaud. Flyer [PDF]

Date :

Thursday, October the 29th 2015


Aula of IDHEAP (UNIL – Mouline)


French & English


  • Bring together during one day researchers working within and across different disciplines in the Alps of the Canton de Vaud.
  • Put forward the research in natural and social sciences done in this area and promote the potential for transdisciplinarity.


  • Contest of the best/s poster/s
  • A jury will selected the winners/s
  • The award ceremony will take place during the Aperitif

Program: [PDF]

Videos of the symposium Playlist Youtube


The speakers and the researchers who present a poster will find all the pratical information in this document [PDF]

Topics must refer to:

  • The study area : Alps of Vaud
  • The research domains: natural and social sciences.
  • Provide examples and personal views on the transdisciplinary in research.


  • Talks registrations are close.
  • Posters registrations are still open.
  • For registration, please send a title and an abstract (max 100 words) to
  • People who would like to only assist to the symposium should register as well.
  • A committee selected oral presentations and posters based on the abstracts.