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Toastmasters Swiss Romande Fall 2017 Conference and Contest

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EPFL Auditorium CE 5 (NOT the usual location!)

Rue A. Argand

1015 Lausanne

Switzerland

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The Toastmasters Speech Contests will be hosted by the Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL). You’ll have a wonderful opportunity to hear great speeches by Toastmasters from all over French-speaking Switzerland. Winners will represent Division J at the District Conference in Milan, Italy, on November 24th to 26th 2017.

In addition to the Humorous Speech Contest (in English), there will be Humorous Speech Contests in French and Italian, and Table Topics Contests in English and French. To make the contest even more inspiring, we’ll have two accomplished guest speakers and an energizing workshop.

Buy your ticket by Monday October 30th for only CHF 25 (plus registration fee). Register now to secure your place and help the organisers make an accurate estimate for lunch and drinks.

After Monday October 30th the admission fee will go up to CHF 40. It will be CHF 50 at the door.

Come and join this exciting event – book your ticket NOW!


AGENDA

9:30 Coffee, networking, briefing, registration
10:00 Division Director Welcome & Conference Organizer Opening Speech
10:10 Guest Speaker - Giuseppe Conti, Conti Advanced Business Learning
10:45 English Table Topics Contest
11:30 French Table Topics Contest
12:00 Lunch and Networking
13:00 Guest Speaker - Laura Penn, The Public Speaking School
13:45 English Humorous Speech Contest
15:00 Italian Humorous Speech Contest
15:30 French Humorous Speech Contest
16:15 Closing and Speech Awards
16:30 End & Networking


AUDITORIUM LOCATION

The event will take place in the CE 5 auditorium which is located in the CE building on the first floor. You can find the location of the CE 5 auditorium in this interactive map of the EPFL campus (the auditorium is listed as CE 1 5 and is right in the center of the page).

The easiest way to enter the building is from the entrance in Rue A. Argand 4. Once inside of the building, take the stairs to go to the first floor, and the auditorium will be on your left.

This map shows also the location of the nearest car parking, the M1 Metro station (EPFL stop), the entrance of the building and the location of the CE 5 auditorium. The high resolution image can be found here, while an interactive Google Map of the same picture can be found here.

EPFL map


HOW TO GET THERE

  • By car:

Take Avenue Forel from either Route de la Sorge or Route Cantonale 1 (motorway exit EPFL). Turn into Rue Robert Mercier, and immediately to the right where you will find ample car parking.

After you leave the car, walk toward Rue A. Argan, and the building entrance will be on the right, underneath the passage between the two buildings on each side of Rue A. Argand

  • By train and Metro:

Take the train to Lausanne. Change onto the M2 Metro from Lausanne Gare to Lausanne Flon, and then take the M1 in the direction of Renens, getting off at the EPFL stop.

You can also get off the train at Renens train station and take the M1 Metro to Lausanne Flon, and get off at the EPFL stop.

From the EPFL M1 Metro station: Walk on Route de la Sorge until you get to the intersection with Rue Robert Mercier, turn right and follow the road until you will come to the intersection with Rue A. Argand, turn right and the building entrance will be on the right, underneath the passage between the two buildings on each side of Rue A. Argand.

  • By bus:

You can also take the 705 bus until stop EPFL Piccard or the 31 bus until stop Ecublens VD, Argand, both stops are close to CE 5 auditorium location.

Kind regards,

Luca Bertagnolio
Area J2 Director and Conference Chair

Aires Marques
Division J Director

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