Hotel Bedrooms: 6,000
Conference Centre: SwissTech Convention Centre
Lausanne is the new must-be destination for conventions, conferences, meetings and business travel. Compact and intimate, Lausanne is easily reached from all over Europe, being situated just 40 minutes from the nearest international airport. Once here, your guests will be immersed in a unique city, perfectly placed between lake Geneva and the Alps, and where the worlds of sport, culture, technology, health research and innovation all meet.
Lausanne also known as the Olympic capital is an important research hub, home of the EPFL and one of world's most innovative and productive scientific destinations with over 350 laboratories and research groups. Over 200 schools and universities pool diverse skill sets such as life sciences, micro- and nanotechnologies, IT and technologies related to communication, energy, the environment and food.
Why choose Lausanne?
SWISS QUALITY IN THE HEART OF EUROPE:
Switzerland is renowned for its political stability, economic momentum, multiculturalism, reliability, efficiency and hospitality.
A HUB FOR EDUCATION, RESEARCH AND INNOVATION:
Over 200 schools and universities, some of which are highly acclaimed (including EPFL, UNIL, UNIL and EHL), pool diverse skill sets such as life sciences, micro- and nanotechnologies, IT and technologies related to communication, energy, the environment and food.
THE OLYMPIC CAPITAL:
Lausanne is home to the International Olympic Committee (IOC), multinational corporations and over 50 international associations.
THE HEART OF THE SWISS HEALTH VALLEY:
The Lake Geneva area is synonymous with scientific and entrepreneurial action in the healthcare industry, and is home to nearly 1’000 business, start-ups and researches and educational facilities which are influential to the pharma, biotech and medtech sectors.
A DIVERSE PALETTE OF ACTIVITIES AND EXCURSIONS:
Lausanne is located near famed natural landscapes and traditional mountain areas offering a variety of attractions to visit, including watches, chocolate, cheese and wine.
WORLD CLASS VENUE:
The SwissTech Convention Center stands out from other major convention centers thanks to the flexible number of conference rooms and capacity with the Gala technology. Located on the EPFL campus it is the perfect place for a scientific congress and any kind of event.
Auditorium up to 3000 pax
22 additional rooms
5,000 sqm of exhibition space
Gala dinner up to 2000 pax