- Do you think you can pitch your research to a general audience in 3 minutes? Then sign up for the FameLab 2016 Dutch preliminaries! Anyone between 21 and 40 years old and working in or studying science can participate in one of the biggest science communication competitions in the world. And did we mention that slideshows are not allowed? It truly comes down to giving the best elevator pitch you have in you!
FameLab is an international competition organized by the British Council with finals in the UK at the Cheltenham Science Festival and national rounds in many countries, including The Netherlands. The Leiden preliminaries are on February 16 (register before January 29) and the national finals are on April 22 in Utrecht. Here is a full overview of the Dutch preliminaries:
Groningen: February 11 (register before January 31)
Utrecht: February 11 and 18 (registration closed)
Leiden: February 16 (register before January 29)
Nijmegen: February 17 (register before January 25)
Amsterdam: February 26 (register before January 14)
Wagingingen: March 4 (register before January 15)
Talks are in English.
Here is a full overview of eligibility and rules
You can sign up here!
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