Beginning of 2019 academic year: conferences and cultural activities


Discover the richness of the PSL campus! From September to November, the university offers a selection of conferences, tours, concerts, shows, sporting events... for an exciting immersion in Parisian student life!

Cycle de conférences de rentrée 2019



  • Artificial Intelligence and Justice (ENS - PSL), by Kate Crawford, Wednesday, September 18 at 7 p.m., salle Jaurès
  • Conference "Sciences et Lettres" PSL (ENS - PSL), by Remi Carminati (ESPCI - PSL) and Philippe Portier (EPHE - PSL), Wednesday, September 18, 5-7 p.m., salle Jaurès
  • The Planetary Turn: Historical Thought in the Anthropocene (ENS - PSL), by M.  Dipesh  Chakrabarty, Thursday, September 19 at 5:30 p.m., salle des Actes
  • Why will a doctoral degree in engineering help? (ESPCI Paris - PSL, Chimie ParisTech - PSL), Monday, September 23, 6 p.m., online registration required
  • Listen to the ear's song! Experimental conference organized by ESPGG, Monday, September 30 at 6:30-8 p.m.
  • Science festival: a game with elements, PSL celebrates science, Thursday, October 4, Amphithéâtre Friedel (Chimie Paris-Tech - PSL)
  • Lessons from African history, opening conference by François-Xavier Fauvelle (Professor at Collège de France), Thursday, October 3 at 6 p.m.
  • Living Beings and Computers, the challenges of the administration science, opening conference by Walter Fontana (Professor at Collège de France), Thursday, Octobre 24 at 6 p.m.
  • The Comédie Française (Ecole nationale des Chartes - PSL) by Agathe Sanjuan (curator and chartes alumni at the Comédie Française), Tuesday, November 19 at 6 p.m., salle Léopold Delisle

Free entry for PSl students, subject to availability.

Cultural tours

Concerts, shows

  • Music at MINES (MINES ParisTech - PSL), opening concert, Wednesday, September 18
  • Playing and directing (Conservatoire national supérieur d'art dramatique - PSL), between September, 6 nd October, 5
  • Concert de l’Orchestre et Chœur de PSL (PSL Orchestra and Choir) at Paris-Dauphine-PSL, December 4

Sporting and student events

  • 2019 Think Culture, Paris Dauphine - PSL, Tuesday, September 10
  • Open Sport: 15 days to discover PSL Sport try the sports offered by PSL Sport, free of charge, Monday, September 16 to Saturday, September 31
  • PSL Alumni Apéro, afterwork organized by PSL Alumni club, date to be announced soon
  • Cousinades at  Union PSL, October 11, Campus Jourdan
  • Agora PSL, Forum of the PSL organizations and clubs, by Union PSL

Researchers' Night, Heritage days, Science Festival: three great opportunities to discover the teaching and research sites in a new light