14/06/2021

Falling Wals Lab is Coming to Seoul

Topics: Events

Tags: Innovation | Research


  • START DATE
    25/09/2021 - 14:00
  • EVENT TYPE
    Competition
  • LOCATION
    Korea, Seoul
  • END DATE
    25/09/2021
  • ORGANISER
    FALLING WALLS LAB

Which wall will your research break? Pitch your innovative idea in just 3 minutes, showcasing a breakthrough that creates a positive impact on science and society.

Where

Hankuk University of Foreign Studies

Questions

fallingwallsseoul21@gmx.de

korea@euraxess.net

Deadline

12 September 2021

Download all information here.

Submit applications via the red ‘Apply’ button on the right. An overview of the application process can be found here.

Who Can Apply?

  • For outstanding scholars, researchers, scientists, entrepreneurs, and innovators.

  • All disciplines welcome

Eligibility Criteria

You must be 18 years or older when submitting your application. You must fulfil at least one of the following formal requirements:

  • You are currently enrolled in university

  • You are currently a postdoc

  • You received a Bachelor’s degree no more than 10 years ago

  • You received a Master’s degree no more than 7 years ago

  • You received a PhD no more than 5 years ago

* An MD (medical degree excl. a doctoral dissertation) is considered equivalent to a Master’s degree. A Dr. med. (medical degree incl. a doctoral dissertation) is considered equivalent to a PhD.

Before Applying, Please Note

  • Applications must be submitted in English.

  • Travel & accommodation expenses for international Falling Walls Labs will not be covered unless otherwise stated by the local organisers.

  • This is a once in a lifetime opportunity. Past participants are no longer eligible to apply.*

  • No ticket purchase necessary when applying to an international Falling Walls Lab.

*Due to the pandemic, an eligibility rule change will be made for 2021. For the 2021 Lab season, those who participated in a 2020 Lab and remain eligible based on the other criteria will be eligible to apply to an international Lab. This eligibility rule change will only be valid for 2021.

 

APPLICATION PROCESS OVERVIEW

STEP 1

General Information

• e.g. Name, Phone number, Email address, ...

 

STEP 2

Education

• Please select your education status

• University/College

• Name of studies/major

• Field of study

• Grade on a general scale

• Expected degree

• Expected graduation year

Current affiliation

• Institution name

• Position

• Institution city & country

• Awards

• Upload CV in PDF format, max. 3MB

 

STEP 3

Innovative idea

• Presentation title: Breaking the wall of... (40 character limit incl. spaces)

• Project field as well as subfield within project field (40 character limit incl. spaces)

• Please state the problem you plan to address (200 character limit incl. spaces)

• Please state your solution to the problem (200 character limit incl. spaces)

• Please describe your project in 1-2 sentences (200 character limit incl. spaces)

apply


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  • ADDRESS
    107 ,Imun-ro Dongdaemun-gu Seoul, Republic of Korea
  • POSTAL CODE
    02450