Our facilities for rent

On the lookout for locations to host a talk, course or meeting? You might just have found the right place! The Empa-Akademie rents out its infrastructure to organizations that are active in fields related to Empa's Research Focus Areas.

Six reasons why you should use the AKADEMIE for your event
  • Our main conference hall room can be divided into different sizes and the seating tailored to the occasion.
  • The foyer and adjoining rooms offer space for coffee breaks, lunch, an aperitif or an exhibition.
  • The AKADEMIE is only 30 min by public transport from Zurich’s main station.
  • A presentation about Empa and/or a visit of some of our research labs can enrich your event.
  • Our AKADEMIE is equipped with an audio-frequency induction loop system, which means that participants with audio devices can benefit from direct voice transmission. 
  • There is a restaurant in the Empa-Akademie building, offering catering services tailored to your needs.

Please get in touch with Vanessa Curaba to arrange a first visit or consultation. You can find details such as prices and a listing of our infrastructure in the right-hand column under  “Further information”.

Wishing you a successful event at the AKADEMIE!

Vanessa Curaba
Überlandstrasse 129
8600 Dübendorf

Tel. +41 58 765 3925

What others say

“We really appreciate the Empa-Akademie as a platform for transfering knowledge between research, development and practice. It’s simply the perfect partner for our flagship event, the ‘Technology Days’.”

Barbara Horak Lämmler, Swiss Engineering

“We’d jump at the chance to hold our events here again. The venue, equipment and service were absolutely spot-on.”

Adrian Wichser, Zürcher Laborpersonal-Verband (ZLV)