Lausanne is a city in Switzerland situated to the west of the country, on the shore of Lake Geneva.

In the Lausanne region, are the Federal Court, the seat of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the headquarters of 55 international sports federations, the University of Lausanne (UNIL) and the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL) .

The city stands out as a city of youth, a student city (10% of the population), a city of culture with 25 museums and many annual events. The city also fulfills its role as Olympic host city and even in 2020 the Olympic Games Winter Youth.