Conflicts of interest

When EPFL professors or employees participate in the creation and development of a start-up, it is necessary to clarify the question of potential conflicts of interest connected with such situation.

In particular, the EPFL regulations requires that those concerned shall sign a personnal commitment which includes basic and reasonable rules to be followed in these cases.
The persons concerned are requested to contact the TTO.
You will find in the Regulation page the EPFL directive that applies on conflicts of interest.
You will find hereunder the relating enclosures to the directives on Conflicts of Interest to be signed and sent to the TTO in such cases: