Falling Walls Lab Singapore is calling all talented students, researchers, and early career professionals to showcase their most innovative ideas

Students, researchers, and early-career professionals can now apply for Falling Walls Lab Singapore on 10 September 2021 to present their innovative ideas – in 3 minutes each. Groundbreaking research, business models, and initiatives from all disciplines are welcomed. Applications are due 08 August 2021.

Selected participants are given the opportunity to participate in a pitch competition and present their work to peers, a high-calibre jury of experts from academia and business, and the general public, competing to win a chance to compete in the global Falling Walls Lab Finale in Berlin, Germany on 8 November 2021 and a ticket to the Falling Walls Conference. At the global Finale, 100 finalists from all over the world compete to become the Breakthrough Winner in the Emerging Talents category of Falling Walls, taking home the title and prize money, and receiving the opportunity to pitch their idea once again on the grand stage of the Falling Walls Conference.

The aim of the Falling Walls Lab is to provide a diverse and interdisciplinary pool of students, researchers, and early-career professionals with a world-class platform that helps them drive their innovations, develops their communication skills, and connects them with each other, creating a global network and impactful and sustainable community of innovators and change makers.

The Falling Walls Lab Singapore will take place on 10 September 2021 online. Applications can be submitted online via www.falling-walls.com/lab/apply/singapore until 08 August 2021. The Falling Walls Lab Singapore is hosted and co-organised by Nanyang Technological University and National University of Singapore and supported by Embassy of Germany, Singapore, DAAD and EURAXESS.

The Falling Walls Lab is organised by the Falling Walls Foundation and generously funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research, the Berlin-Senate, Google, and Huawei. It is supported by the Federal Foreign Office of Germany and the German Academic Exchange (DAAD).

For further information, please visit www.falling-walls.com/lab

 Contact

FWLabSG@gmail.com

 Falling Walls Lab

Falling Walls Foundation

Kochstr. 6-7

10969 Berlin, Germany

Email: lab@falling-walls.com

www.falling-walls.com

 About the Falling Walls Foundation

 The Falling Walls Foundation is a non-profit organisation in Berlin, dedicated to the support of science and the humanities. It is a unique international platform for leaders from the worlds of science, business and politics, the arts and society. Falling Walls fosters discussion on research and innovation and promotes the latest scientific findings among a broad audience from all parts of society. The Foundation is supported by the German Ministry of Education and Research, the Helmholtz Association, the Robert Bosch Stiftung and numerous other acclaimed academic institutions, foundations, companies, non-governmental organisations and prominent individuals. More information: www.falling-walls.com