UniDistance Suisse regularly takes part in national and international congresses, meetings and conferences. Our professors organise seminars both online and in Brig.

This involvement enables UniDistance Suisse to present its work and progress to a wider audience, to obtain useful feedback and to gain insight into the current research topics and work of other institutions and universities.

Events from our faculties

Upcoming events

Counterfactual Predictions in Shared Markets: A Global Forecasting Approach with Deep Learning and Spillover Considerations

We introduce a novel forecasting method employing global deep learning models for estimating the causal effects of interventions…

Tuesday, 16 April 2024
11:00 - 12:00
Online
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Sounds of Healthy Aging: Cognitive activities of older adults in the real world

Invited Speakers – Faculty of Psychology

Talk by Dr. Burcu Demiray, University of Zurich

Thursday, 18 April 2024
11:00 - 12:00
B18.005 (Brig Campus)
and online

Saddle-Point Problems in Computational and Fracture Mechanics: modeling and efficient solution

Talk by Talk by Marco Favino, USI and lecturer at UniDistance Suisse

Thursday, 18 April 2024
17:00 - 18:00
Online
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Building and changing emotional memories in children and adults

Invited Speakers – Faculty of Psychology

Talk by Ulrike Rimmele, University of Geneva

Thursday, 02 May 2024
11:00 - 12:00
B18.005 (Brig Campus)
and online

Skill-Biased Inequality, Market Luck, and Redistributive Preferences

Structural transformations caused by globalization and technological change substantially change the rewards of different skills…

Tuesday, 07 May 2024
12:00 - 13:00
Online
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Mind the Gap ? – Exploring the effect of boredom and procrastination on everyday memory

Invited Speakers – Faculty of Psychology

Talk by Maximilian Haas

Thursday, 16 May 2024
11:00 - 12:00
B18.005 (Brig Campus)
and online

Arithmetica Transalpina

This is the second meeting of the Arithmetica Transalpina, a joint Number Theory seminar between ETH Zürich, UniDistance Suisse…

Friday, 17 May 2024
Full day
UniDistance Suisse

2nd Brig Workshop on Dissipativity in Systems and Control

The workshop will take place in the assembly hall of the new campus building of UniDistance Suisse and Fernfachhochschule Schweiz…

Tuesday, 21 May 2024
Full day
Aula, Fernuni Schweiz, Schinerstrasse 18, 3900 Brig

June Virtual Behavioural and Experimental Economics Research Seminar

Topic and speaker to be announced

Monday, 03 June 2024
12:00 - 13:00
Online
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Talk by Prof. Sam Gilbert

Invited Speakers – Faculty of Psychology

Talk by Prof. Sam Gilbert, University College London

Thursday, 06 June 2024
11:00 - 12:00
B18.005 (Brig Campus)
and online