Child Care

There are two options for daycare near the symposium: the EPFL Summer Camp and L'écoline.

Limited stipend support to defray the cost of childcare may be available; to request this, please complete a request for stipend support (info coming soon).

EPFL Summer Camp

Several places have been reserved at EPFL summer camp for PETS attendees. EPFL is located across the street from UNIL. They are offering daycare services throughout the summer for children 5-7 years old. The cost is 350 CHF per week and you need to register for a full week. Children must attend at least 3 days. Care is provided from 08:30-17:30.

To register use this link. Please mention PETS when you register and please inform the general chairs of your registration:

The deadline to register is May 15th. First come, first served.

The EPFL Summer Camp will take place here: Google Maps |

Google map of EPFL summer school location

GA (coordinates: 46.519384, 6.571560), 1015 Ecublens, Switzerland

EPFL map of summer school location


There is a daycare near the university called L'écoline. Please contact them directly to arrange daycare for your children. They are offering a week-long arts workshop for children during the week of the symposium.

L'écoline is located here:

Google map of L'écoline location

L'écoline, Chem. de la Venoge 7, 1025 Saint-Sulpice, Switzerland