News

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New Director of Operations of the EPFL Fribourg and the smart living lab

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Selected applications to develop the project for the future smart living lab building

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Baloise to collaborate with smart living lab research center

Research

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User environment experiment

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Transaction on Computer-Human Interaction

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ECABO tool

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Events

MEP Fribourg

14Dec.

smart living lunch Fribourg | 11:00-13:00

05Feb.

Research infrastructures

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NeighborHub

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Building of the smart living lab

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ABOUT

The smart living lab brings together the combined expertise of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL), the School of Engineering and Architecture of Fribourg (HEIA-FR), and the University of Fribourg (UNIFR) in research areas such as construction technologies, well-being and behaviors, interactions and design processes, and energy systems. The smart living lab has been conducting research in the blueFACTORY innovation district in Fribourg since the end of 2015, and the construction phase for its own new building on the same site is slated for 2020.

PARTNERSHIPS

The smart living lab conducts interdisciplinary research projects through experiments in real conditions involving both researchers and companies. This allows partners from the private, public and academic sectors who are interested in developing innovative projects access to the excellent research infrastructure available at the heart of the Switzerland Innovation Park (SIP) Network West EPFL.