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Great Minds – 3 Minutes – 1 Day

Share your innovative idea at the falling walls lab, win a scholarship and travel to the finale in Berlin! Application deadline: 23 May 2014

Your Presentation

  • Present your research project, business plan, entrepreneurial or social initiative that is relevant to the world of today – in 3 minutes!
  • Convince a top-class jury with members from academia, research institutions and business.
  • Exchange insights on an interdisciplinary level with fellow researchers and professionals.
  • Get involved in exciting discussions and network with excellent scientists and professionals.

Who can Apply

  • We are looking for outstanding young talents and innovative thinkers from all disciplines.
  • Master students, PhD candidates, post-docs, young professionals, scientists or entrepreneurs are invited to apply.

Application & Deadline

Apply online at 
Application deadline: 23 May 2014

The Falling Walls Lab Vienna
The Falling Walls Lab takes place on 4 June 2014 at the Campus Vienna Biocenter, IMBA Lecture Hall, Dr.-Bohr-Gasse 3, 1030 Vienna, Austria
Start: 12 pm

Win a Scholarship and a Trip to Berlin
A distinguished jury selects the winners who

  • travel to Berlin on 8/9 November 2014
  • qualify directly for the Lab Finale in Berlin on 8 November 2014 as one of 100 international and interdisciplinary participants (travel costs and accommodation are covered).
  • are awarded a ticket for the international Falling Walls Conference on 9 November 2014 where some of the world’s most prominent scientists from around the world present their current breakthrough research in 15 minutes each.

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The Falling Walls Lab Vienna is hosted by the Max F. Perutz Laboratories, the Campus Vienna Biocenter and the Austrian Institute of Technology.