Falling Walls Lab Cape Town is an internationally acclaimed platform that empowers young talents to showcase their revolutionary solutions to societal challenges. Established in Berlin in 2011, this groundbreaking event has now expanded to various cities worldwide, including Cape Town. The primary objective of Falling Walls Lab Cape Town is to foster interdisciplinary collaboration and facilitate the exchange of ideas among young innovators.
Register Now for Falling Walls Lab Cape Town 2023
Participating in Falling Walls Lab Cape Town 2023 is a simple and accessible process. To be eligible, you must be a bachelor’s, master’s, or doctoral student, a postdoc, or a young professional who has completed their degree within the past ten years.
To apply, you are required to submit a concise abstract of your project or idea through the official Falling Walls Lab Cape Town website. The abstract should emphasize the uniqueness, impact, and feasibility of your concept. Once the submission deadline has expired, a panel of experts will meticulously review the applications and select the most promising participants to present at the event.
Benefits of Engaging in Falling Walls Lab
Participating in Falling Walls Lab Cape Town 2023 offers a multitude of advantages for aspiring innovators. Firstly, it provides an exceptional platform to showcase your ideas to a distinguished audience comprising researchers, industry leaders, and potential collaborators. This exposure can open doors to new opportunities and collaborations that can expedite the development of your project.
Secondly, Falling Walls Lab offers invaluable feedback and mentorship from experts in your field. The constructive criticism and insights gained during the event can assist you in refining your ideas, identifying potential challenges, and enhancing the overall quality of your project.
Furthermore, Falling Walls Lab Cape Town 2023 presents an invaluable networking opportunity. Connecting with fellow participants, experts, and potential investors can prove instrumental in securing funding, finding partners, and garnering support for your innovative endeavors.
Unleash Your Research and Make an Impact
Where will your research break through? Seize the opportunity to pitch your groundbreaking idea in just three minutes, highlighting a breakthrough that positively impacts science and society.
New Lecture Theatre, University of Cape Town
All applications must be submitted in English, and multiple applications will not be accepted.
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Before submitting your application, it is crucial to familiarize yourself with the application process. You can find detailed information here. Once you are ready, click the ‘Apply’ button to submit your application.
9 August 2023
- 1st prize: R 15,000 & the opportunity to present your idea to a prestigious international audience at the Falling Walls Science Summit in Berlin, GER
- 2nd prize: R 12,000
- 3rd prize: R 10,000
Don’t miss your chance to be a part of Falling Walls Lab Cape Town 2023, where innovation, collaboration, and recognition converge! Submit your application today and pave the way for a groundbreaking future.