Falling Walls 2020 Remote: The Breakthroughs of the Year
This year, Falling Walls will shift from a series of meetings and one conference with a limited number of speakers and topics to a global showcase that gathers, celebrates and discusses a much broader set of breakthroughs in science and society – The Falling Walls Breakthroughs of the Year, a global digital meeting on 9 November.To highlight breakthrough thinking from all over the world, Falling Walls calls for your nominations for the most recent breakthroughs in ten categories, from life sciences to science management.
Falling Walls calls leading academics and world-class academic institutions from around the world – universities, research organisations, companies, private and public research centres, academies, research funders, foundations and individuals – for their nominations in ten categories:
(1) Life Sciences,
(2) Physical Sciences,
(3) Engineering and Technology,
(4) Social Sciences and the Humanities,
(5) Science in the Arts,
(6) Digital Education,
(7) Science and Innovation Management,
(8) Emerging Talents (Falling Walls Lab),
(9) Science Start-ups (Falling Walls Venture),
(10) Science Engagement (Falling Walls Engage).
The nomination deadline is 1 September 2020.
The call for nominations is available here.
More information on the global digital meeting on 9 November 2020 can be found here.