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13.09.2023 - 15.09.2023

Future of Construction 2023 Symposium

The Future of Construction 2023 Symposium provides a platform to discuss about novel human-machine collaborations in design and construction. Together we will raise questions about how complementary skills—the accuracy and speed of machines and their ability to crunching large amounts of…

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14.09.2023 - 16.09.2023


HIGH-TECH HERITAGE: (IM)PERMANENCE OF INNOVATIONThe conference focuses on High-Tech Architecture of the 1970s to the 1990s as heritage, aiming to create an architectural-historical basis for further research on their preservation. This offers the opportunity to discuss the examples that have already been listed as monuments, diverse…

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Friends and Family Day

This open-door event of the NCCR DFAB and Design++ will welcome friends and family of current and former members for tours and demos. The event will include a BBQ picnic and activities (weather dependent). A full schedule will be shared closer to the date.

Stefana Parascho Inaugural lecture


Inaugural Lecture - Prof. Stefana Parascho

Stefana Parascho is a Principle Investigator in the NCCR Digital Fabrication. Her work lies at the intersection of architecture, digital fabrication and computational design. Currently she is an Assistant Professor at EPFL where she founded the Lab for Creative Computation (CRCL).On 10…

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07.03.2023 - 08.03.2023

Parity Talks VIII: Get your act together!

This year's theme is "get your act together!". In the upcoming Parity Talks we will focus on taking action and bringing together different actors. Find this years program online. The NCCR DFAB is organising a workshop entitled "Mitigating Biases in AI" on 8 March during the Parity Talks. The workshop will take place at 2.30 pm in collaboration with Design++…



Foundation of the COMPAS Association

Become part of COMPAS and join the COMPAS Association on 3 March at the Arch_Tec_Lab of ETH Zurich, 3 pm for the founding.People who cannot be present in Zurich that day have the opportunity to participate in the event via Zoom:

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Webinar on Digitalization for Circularity

The Digital Circular Economy Lab (DiCE Lab) is hosting a webinar on digitalization for circularity with a focus on digital fabrication. The NCCR DFAB Professors Philippe Block and Benjamin Dillenburger from ETH Zürich will speak as well as Alexandre Dubor from Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia.The webinar will be will be moderated by…

Zukunfstag 2018


"Nationaler Zukunftstag" at ETH Zurich

On the morning of 10 November 2022, ETH Zurich will open doors to the world of science for kids! They will have the opportunity to discover an array of interesting projects within the NCCR DFAB.