About vmitet

Verein des Mittelbaus am D-ITET

The vmitet (Association of the Mittelbau at the Department of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering) is an autonomous association that represents the interests of the Mittelbau at the Department of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering (D-ITET) of the ETH Zurich. The Mittelbau consists of doctoral students, post-docs, assistants, senior assistants, and scientific staff. vmitet is a member of the Academic Association of Scientific Staff at ETH Zurich (AVETH).

vmitet organizes the elections of representatives for the Mittelbau in boards and committees of the department (DK, UK). It represents the interests of the Mittelbau in particular towards other groups in the department (professors and teaching staff, students, technical and administrative staff), towards the ETH, the industry, and the public. And last but not least, it organizes various career-related and social events, which brings members together and strives for the well-being of everyone in the department.

2015 VMITET board

2015 vmitet Board

Executive Board

Lukas Cavigelli portrait picture Lukas Cavigelli
Co-President (since 2016),
Member of the Executive Board (since 2015)
Romain Jacob portrait picture Romain Jacob
Co-President (since 2017),
Member of the Executive Board (since 2016)
Andreas Messner portrait picture Andreas Messner
Treasurer (since 2017),
Member of the Executive Board (since 2016)
Alwin Daus portrait picture Alwin Daus
Member of the Executive Board (since 2015)
Wolfgang Heni portrait picture Wolfgang Heni
Member of the Executive Board (since 2016)
Alexander Penn portrait picture Alexander Penn
Member of the Executive Board (since 2017)

Recent documents

Minutes of the last vmitet General Assembly (30.05.2017) [PDF]

Minutes of the vmitet Extraordinary General Assembly (10.11.2017) [PDF]


Legal documents (in German)

  • The statutes of the vmitet [PDF]
  • The minutes from the vmitet foundation (Oct. 30th, 2003) [PDF]
  • Contract defining our relation with AVETH [PDF]

Contact us

You can reach VMITET at vmitet@ee.ethz.ch, or contact board members directly.


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Academic Association of
Scientific Staff at ETH Zurich

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VSETH Logo VSETH
Verband der Studierenden an der ETH