Vincent Kaufmann

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Citizenship : Suisse

Birth date : 27.02.1969

BP 2245 (Bâtiment BP)
Station 16
CH-1015 Lausanne

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Teaching & PhD



Civil Engineering

PhD Programs

Doctoral Program in Architecture and Sciences of the City

Doctoral Program Digital Humanities

Doctoral Program in Civil and Environmental Engineering


Urbanism and Territories

Urban and regional planning is at the articulation of spatial policies's impacts. Several scales, many actors and multiple domains do have importance. The concepts, methods and models of engineering, architecture and humanities are required.

City and mobility

The course aims to identify the determinants of mobility patterns and the possibilities of regulating modal split (car, public transportation, walk, etc.), spatial distribution and generation of of trips.

UE D : Territory and society

The TUD has as objective to familiarise students with the observational methods of social sciences by developing reflexions on the users and their relations to public and private spaces in Swiss towns. Students will develop surveys on their social a practices.

Transition workshop 2021

The Transition Workshop 2021 offers, in a Masterclass mode, a real-time engagement in the planning processes of the Greater Geneva - one of the most advanced and innovative urban areas worldwide.

Transition Workshop 2020 Roadmaps for resilient decarbonizing cities

(Coursebook not yet approved by the section)

Global issues: mobility B

Human and freight mobility in large cities is a complex process with dense population and many transport modes to compete for limited space. New emerging modes of transport, such as on-demand services, and new technologies, such as autonomous vehicles, create additional opportunities and challenges.

Chantier urbain : perception, gouvernance, usages

This week ENAC aims to apprehend urban construction sites as key moments in the territorial fabric, in the articulation between urban planning and the effective implementation of a vision for the territory.