Falling Walls Lab is coming to India 2022

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Falling Walls Lab is coming to India

Three minutes is all it takes! Falling Walls Lab is a world-class pitch competition, networking forum, and stepping stone that brings together a diverse and interdisciplinary pool of students and early-career professionals by providing a stage for breakthrough ideas both globally and locally. Our multifaceted formats support our participants in driving their innovations and develop their communication skills, fostering collaboration and creating a space for our impactful and sustainable community to thrive.


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.


Winners get

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 Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) and Technical University of Braunschweig: Take your ideas forward in Germany

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


The Falling Walls Lab India will take place online as part of the DWIH Innovators Connect!

Innovators Connect is a platform organised by the DWIH New Delhi, to meet international start-up founders, entrepreneurs, researchers & science managers, and also:

  • Know where to find funding for science start-ups in India and Germany

  • Meet the startup investors

  • Get insights into journeys of international start-up founders

  • Network with peers

  • Share ideas and experiences

More information

Event: 16 September 2022

Application Deadline: 10 June 2022

Please share a link to your 3-minute presentation video in the website/video link field. You can host it on any platform of your choice.

Apply Here


Interactive Web Session: Falling Walls Lab India 2022 – Video Requirements and Other Questions

Looking to apply for Falling Walls Lab India 2022 & have questions? This session will cover all FAQs and also provide information about the crucial video requirement in the initial stage.

Date: 20 May

Time: 15:00 hrs IST

Register here!