Call for applications- Falling Walls Lab 2021

Apply now and win!

1. Pitch slot at Global Finale of the Falling Walls Lab in Berlin:  Meet 100 innovators from all over the world
2. Participation and international networking at the Falling Walls Conference in Berlin: Listen to  world-renowned scientists and visionaries
3. Slot at the Innovation Week: Get hands-on experience for starting up in Germany
4. Individual coaching from startup coaches at TU Dortmund, and TU Munich (online): Take your ideas forward in Germany

5 prizes to be won: Top 3 ideas, most entrepreneurial idea, and the audience choice award

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Deadline: 4 July 2021
Event: 27 August 2021

What is the Falling Walls Lab?

Falling Walls Lab is a pitch competition to present breakthrough ideas that create a positive impact on science and society.  Convince an international jury of scientists, entrepreneurs and founders in 3 minutes!

Who can participate?

  • University students
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Early-career researchers
  • Academics

Ideas from all disciplines are welcome. Please go through the detailed eligibility criteria before applying. Please note that online participation is being considered for winners from India for the Lab and the Innovation Week given the ongoing pandemic situation.