"LES EPF ONT DU TALENT" PRIZE
EPF and the EPF Alumni Association came together to launch the first "Les EPF ont du talent" competition to promote the shared values of innovation, ethics and international spirit, and to promote students' innovation and daring, highlighting the richness of EPF's generalist engineering programme.
3 prizes of €3,000 each are awarded by theme to the most daring, innovative projects.
- scientific and technical
- societal responsibility
THE 3 WINNERS FOR THIS YEAR WERE:
Scientific and technical prize:
- E-Djing - Jean-Baptiste Hironde, EPF
Class of 2010, Aeronautics and Space
e-DJing is the world's first DJ platform for enjoying, mixing and sharing Club music freely over the Internet. The major innovation of e-DJing is the e-DJing Mix service: a virtual online DJ's deck that lets users mix tracks like a real DJ, with a variety of effects. Try it for your next party at: www.edjing.com
Societal responsibility prize
- My recycle stuff - Vincent de Montalivet,
EPF Class of 2007, Industrial and Logistics Engineering
Myrecyclestuff.com is a new online platform that aims to bring swapping back into fashion! Myrecyclestuff is a social network for recyclers, who exchange and negotiate their unwanted items online and then meet up. Try it out online...
Special "jury" prize
- E-BUD - Matthieu de Wolf, EPF
EPF Class of 2011, Aeronautics and Space
E-BUD was designed to make the most of the latest electrical technologies, and aims to be the first electric airplane used to transport 4 passengers more than 1000 km with 0 CO2 emissions and extremely low noise.