21. Sep. 2019
Ort: German Centre Shanghai Keyuan Road 88, Pudong, Shanghai
Veranstalter: Chinesisch-Deutscher Campus (CDC), Chinesisch-Deutsches Hochschulkolleg (Master), DAAD IC Shanghai, German Center Shanghai
Early-career researchers, entrepreneurs and professionals can now apply for the Innovation Lab Shanghai 2019 on September, 21st to present their research work - in 3 minutes each. Applications are due to September 8th.
Shanghai. The call for applications is now open for this year’s international Innovation Labs which will take place all over the world. Bachelor and Master students, postdocs, young professionals, entrepreneurs and junior professors are invited to apply. Ground-breaking research projects, initiatives, ideas and business models from all disciplines are welcome.
Selected participants will compete to win a trip to the Falling Walls Lab Finale in Berlin, Germany on 8 November 2019 and a ticket to the Falling Walls Conference. In total, 100 applicants qualify for the Finale in Berlin. Each finalist will receive the opportunity to present their topic within three minutes in front of a high-calibre jury from academia, research and business. The three winners receive a cash prize and the opportunity to present their idea on the grand stage of the Falling Walls Conference the next day. The Falling Walls Foundation is a non-profit organization supported by the German Ministry for Education and Research, the Robert Bosch Foundation and the Helmholtz Association, amongst others.
The aim of the Innovation Lab Shanghai is to foster scientific and entrepreneurial innovations, and to promote the exchange between outstanding emerging scholars and professionals from various fields of expertise.
The Lab will take place on 21st of September 2019 at German Centre Shanghai. Applications can be submitted online viawww.falling-walls.com/lab/apply until 8th of September. The Innovation Lab Shanghai is hosted by DAAD Shanghai. Co-organizers are Chinesisch Deutscher Campus and Chinesisch Deutsches Hochschulkolleg at Tongji University as well as German Centre Shanghai. It is supported by the Falling Walls Foundation, Bayer Foundations and Sartorius.
Sakine Weikert, Director of DAAD Shanghai