Be our guest

Be part of the Danish Falling Walls Lab event Falling Walls Lab Aarhus at Aarhus University on 28 September 2016.

Experience PhD's and  PhD students present their breakthrough idea in just three minutes using just three slides.

They will compete for the honour of representing Denmark in the Falling Walls Lab finale in Berlin on 8 November 2016.

They can also win an audience award - Your vote counts.

 

Experience the Falling Walls Lab Aarhus in 2015

INTRODUCTION by Correy Morris

Anne Nørkjær Nielsen, BREAKING THE WALL OF SUSTAINABLE SCHOOL RENOVATION

Graham Butler, BREAKING THE WALL OF EU EXTERNAL RELATIONS LAW

Kristian Martiny, BREAKING THE WALL OF CLOSED MINDS (Winner)

Bhaskar Mitra, BREAKING THE WALL OF INTELLIGENT 3D SNACKS

Carsten P T Rosenskjold: BREAKING THE WALL OF MORTALITY FORECASTING

ANNOUNCING THE WINNER by Nanna Junker Nielsen, NovoNordisk 

The participants of Falling Walls Lab Aarhus at Aarhus University in 2015

The Winner in 2015: Kristian Martiny

Win a scholarship and a trip to Berlin

Participate in Falling Walls Lab Aarhus Wednesday 28 september where a distinguished jury selects the winner who wins a scholarship consisting of

• travel to Berlin on 8/9 November 2016

• direct qualification for the Lab Finale in Berlin on 8 November 2016 as one of 100 international and interdisciplinary participants (travel costs and accom­modation are covered).

• a ticket for the international Falling Walls Conference on 9 November 2016 where some of the world’s most prominent scientists from around the world present their current breakthrough research in 15 minutes each.

Share you innovative idea at Falling Walls Lab Aarhus at Aarhus University

Falling Walls Lab Aarhus at Aarhus University invites all PhDs and PhD students in Denmark to present their innovative research idea in just 3 minutes with just 3 slides Wednesday 28 September.

The best presentation qualifies the winner to participate in the prestigious Falling Walls Lab Finale and to attend the Falling Walls Conference 8 and 9 November 2016 in Berlin.

The Falling Walls Lab is all about presenting innovative ideas and breakthrough research ideas that can inspire people to break down the walls our society faces today.

Participation in Falling Walls Lab Aarhus presents PhDs and PhD students with a unique opportunity to communicate cutting-edge research to a broad audience and a distinguished jury in an innovative format.

We are looking for outstanding researchers from all disciplines.

Participation is free!

The event will take place at Stakladen at Aarhus University on 28 September 2016 from 4pm to 7pm and will conclude with a reception.

 

The Jury

Rektor Sten Tiedemann fra Folkeuniversitetet

Phd, postdoc Louise Halleskov Storgaard fra Aarhus BSS

Industrial phd supervisor Nanna Junker fra Novo Nordisk

Associate Professor Ditlev Egeskov Brodersen Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics - Structural Biology

Apply to be part of Falling Walls Lab Aarhus

We invite all PhDs and PhD students in Denmark from all disciplines to present their innovative idea on Wednesday 28 September 2016 and to compete for a chance to win a scholarship and participate in the finale at Falling Walls Lab Berlin 8 November 2016.

Criteria for participating

  • PhDs and PhD students are welcome to participate.
  • If an applicant has a PhD, the degree should not date back more than 5 years.
  • Postdocs and PhD students currently enrolled in university are also eligible to apply.

For PhD students at Aarhus Univeristy only

As a PhD student enrolled at Aarhus University you also get the chance to qualify for the ‘3 Minutes Thesis’ (3MT®) competition in Edinburgh by participating in Falling Walls Lab Aarhus at Aarhus University. 

The nomination for this competition will be made in the fall of 2016 and based on the videos recorded of the presentations at Falling Walls Lab Aarhus.

Contact

Julie Maria Wieland Østergaard

Communications Officer
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P +4587153031
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