Symposium Venue

The symposium will take place in the lecture halls of the Anthropole building at the University of Lausanne (UNIL).

All symposium locations, including breaks, lunches, bathrooms, and social events, are accessible to people who use wheelchairs.

Google map showing Anthropole building.

UNIL - Anthropole, Quartier Dorigny, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland

Navigating Unil's Campus

Unil has an online interactive map (akin to Google Maps) that you can use to find your way around campus. It is called

You can use the UNIL campus app to access it on mobile devices: Android , iOS

Session Locations

Symposium sessions will take place in the following lecture halls:

ANT-1031: 1st/ground floor and ANT-1129: 1st/ground floor (all plenary sessions will be held in ANT-1031: 1st/ground floor)

Floor plan of first floor of Anthropole building

ANT-2024: 2nd floor

Floor plan of second floor of Anthropole building

Poster Sessions

Poster sessions will be held in the hallway on the ground floor of the Anthropology building between ANT-1031 and ANT-1129.

Coffee Breaks

Coffee breaks will be held in the cafeteria on the ground floor of the Anthropole building.


There will be two options for accessing Wi-Fi:

  • eduroam: if you use eduroam at your university, you will be able to automatically connect to UNIL's eduroam Wi-Fi network.
  • public-unil: a PETS specific login will be made available. When connecting to the public-unil Wi-Fi, select 'Event Login'. The username will be 'PETS23'. The password will be communicated at a later date.

For additional information please see: UNIL's Wi-Fi help page

Breastfeeding Room

ANT-1058 has been allocated for breastfeeding. To access the room you can either ask the infirmary or get an access badge from the organizers. To request an access badge, please send an email to: or


Toilets can be found by following signs located inside the buildings. They are marked in orange and labelled 'WC' on the maps.

Water Fountains

Water fountains are marked on the maps with the following symbol: water fountain icon.