The celebrations of Ecole centrale de Lyon 150th anniversary officially opened during the 2006 year graduation ceremony, on November 25, 2006, followed by the LYON TOHOKU Joint Forum, on February 8-9, 2007, in Lyon, which associated ECL, INSA de Lyon and Tohoku University 150th, 50th and 100th anniversary respectively.
From May 7 to 13, 2007, Centrale Lyon community - staff, students, alumni - and its partners gathered for the "150 hours of Ecole centrale de Lyon", a series of cultural and sporting events, and the first opening day of ECL on May 12, 2007.
The next highlight of the celebrations will be the opening of a series of 150 lectures on Science, Human and Society subjects during the 2007-2008 academic year.
The high point will take place at the official anniversary party on October 6, 2007, with a show and world-famous performers, at the Maison de la Danse, in Lyon.
2nd act - LYON TOHOKU Joint Forum
February 8-9, 2007
Press releases (in French) :
- Lyon-Tohoky: teaming for the future
- Ecole centrale de Lyon, INSA de Lyon and Tohoku University (Japan) joining in an international research laboratory project.
3rd act - From May 7 to 13, 2007
'The 150 hours of Ecole centrale de Lyon"
Opening day of Ecole centrale de Lyon, on May 12, 2007
Press release (in French)
5th act - Official anniversary
October 6th, 2007