Falling Walls LAB
On the 30th of September 2017 the DAAD Bishkek in cooperation with the AUCA and the German Embassy Bishkek organize the Falling Walls Lab Bishkek. You can present your research project, business plan or social initiative - in just three minutes! We are looking for ideas from all fields!
- If an applicant has a Bachelor’s degree, the degree should not date back more than 10 years
- If an applicant has a Master’s degree, the degree should not date back more than 7 years
- If an applicant has a PhD, the degree should not date back more than 5 years
- Postdocs and students which are currently enrolled in university are also eligible to apply
If you are interested, you can apply through the Falling Walls Homepage until the 5th of September 2017: falling-walls.com/lab/apply . You will need to provide the following information:
1. The title of your presentation: “Breaking the wall of...”
2. Outline your idea: a) address the problem (200 characters) and b) offer your solution (200 characters)
3. Motivation to participate (400 characters)
4. Teaser sentence about your project (50 characters)
The winner of our Lab is going to take part in the final Lab, which takes place in Berlin on November 8th. The costs for transportation and accommodation are covered. The three winners of the finale will give their talk on the 9th of November at the Falling Labs Conference. Each year the conference is attended by about 700 international decision makers from more than 80 nations. They pay up to 1850 euro in order to take part. And the finalist of our Lab will take part in the conference for free!
Attached you find the call for applications. Feel free to spread it among people who might be interested.