The Falling Walls Lab London offers young academics, professionals, and entrepreneurs a high profile platform to showcase their innovative research to a panel of luminaries from the worlds of academia, research, and business.
Falling Walls Lab is a new challenging, inspiring and interdisciplinary format for young bright minds. It offers the opportunity to young academics and professionals to present their outstanding ideas, research projects and initiatives.
There’s no one model or discipline that we’re searching for – last year’s London submissions spanned cultural frameworks, education programmes, organic chemistry research and graphic design solutions from bright young students, professionals and PhD researchers.
The catch? You only have three minutes to pitch your idea to the panel. Continue reading →
The Graduate School is encouraging postgraduate students at King’s to take part in the exciting Falling Walls Lab programme.
The Falling Walls Lab is an innovative and inspiring interdisciplinary format where young academics and professionals can present breakthrough ideas, research projects and initiatives.
Each participant is asked to present his or her work in 3 minutes. Applications from all disciplines are encouraged to enter: from agriculture, medicine, economics, engineering to the humanities. These 3 minute pitches will be judged by a prestigious jury from science and business.
There are 5 Qualifying Labs taking place in different cities around the world in 2013, including London on the 20th September. The winners of the Qualifying labs will get to take part in the final Falling Walls Lab in Berlin on 8 November 2013.
The three winners of the final Falling Walls Lab will then get to present their idea at the main conference on the same stage as some of the world’s most pre-eminent scientists.
The Graduate School has a limited number of bursaries available to King’s postgraduate students who make it through the Qualifying London Lab to the Final Lab in Berlin on the 8th of November 2013.
It only takes 10 minutes to complete an application and there is no cost to take part in the London Lab but remember the deadline to apply is Wednesday 21st of August!