FALLING WALLS LAB GREECE IS THE GREEK CHAPTER
OF THE INTERNATIONAL INNOVATION COMPETITION FALLING WALLS LAB.
Aiming to connect young scientists and entrepreneurs from all over the world, Falling Walls Lab Greece is the Greek chapter and effort to create a network and a sustainable community of innovators and visionaries, which will be interconnected with the international, world-class platform of Falling Walls Lab, helping participants to promote their innovations, develop their communication skills and build relationships with each other.
The Greek competition is organized on September 23, 2021, by the educational organization SciCo in collaboration with the Research and Innovation Center ATHENA. Talented students, researchers, and professionals who are in the first steps of their careers are invited to present their innovative ideas, within 3 minutes. Finalists will have the opportunity to present their work to a jury of academics and experts from the field of business as well as to the general public. The winner secures a place in the world final of the Falling Walls Lab Finale, taking place in Berlin on November 7, 2021, as well as a ticket to the Falling Walls Conference (November 7-9, 2021).
In the final, the 100 finalists from around the world are invited to convince a high-level jury of the solutions they propose to some of the most pressing challenges of our time, and to claim the "Breakthrough Winner" title in the "Emerging Talents" category, a sum of money but also the opportunity to present their idea again on the stage of the Falling Walls Conference.
The Falling Walls Lab is organized by the Falling Walls Foundation and funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research, the Berlin Senate, Google and Huawei. It is supported by the German Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD).