The Board is the final authority for all decisions regarding the IMI and is responsible for the strategic orientations and development of the Initiative.
Ralph BüchiCOO of Ringier Group and CEO of Ringier Axel Springer Schweiz AG
Pascal CrittinDirector of RTS
Prof. Pierre VandergheynstVice-President for Education at EPFL
IMI Scientific Committee
The Scientific Committee makes recommendations to the Board on research projects and assists the Director in the management of the IMI’s activities.
Prof. Nathalie Pignard-CheynelAssistant Professor at UniNE Chairwoman of the IMI Scientific Committee as the Triangle Azur representative
Prof. Pascal FrossardAssociate Professor at EPFL
Gaël HürlimannEditor-in-Chief for Digital at Le Temps
Bernard RappazEditor-in-Chief RTSinfo TV at RTS
Prof. Laurent ScibozHead of the Institute of Information Systems at HES-SO Valais-Wallis
The Media Center is an interinstitutional and interdisciplinary center, which is hosted by EPFL and serves as the operational arm of the IMI. It is an interface between academic research and media organizations.