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[Cancelled] Falling Walls Lab in Paris 2022

[Cancelled] Falling Walls Lab in Paris 2022

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Falling Walls Lab Paris 2022 is calling all students and early-career professionals to showcase their innovative ideas Students and early-career professionals can now apply for Falling Walls Lab Paris on 22/07/2022 to present their innovative ideas - in 3 minutes each. Applications are due July 1st. The call for applications is now open for Falling Walls Lab Paris. Students and early-career professionals are invited to apply with their ground-breaking research, business models, and initiatives from all disciplines.

Selected participants are given the opportunity to present their solutions to some of the most pressing challenges of our time to peers, a high-calibre jury, and the general public. The first-place winner of the Lab qualifies for the global finale in Berlin on 7 November and wins a ticket to attend the Falling Walls Science Summit, where they get to interact and network with the world’s movers and shakers of science, business, and policymaking. At the global finale, the international Lab winners compete to become the Breakthrough Winner in the Emerging Talents category of Falling Walls, taking home the title and prize money, and receiving the opportunity to pitch their idea once again on the Falling Walls Breakthroughs of the Year stage, which, throughout the day, hosts leading experts, changemakers, and luminaries, including Nobel laureates and Leibniz Prize winners.

Falling Walls Lab is a world-class pitch competition, networking forum, and steppingstone 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. The multifaceted formats support participants in driving their innovations and develop their communication skills, fostering collaboration and creating a space for the impactful and sustainable community to thrive.

Falling Walls Lab Paris 2022 will take place on 22/07/2022 at Learning Planet Institute. Applications can be submitted online via until July 1st. Falling Walls Lab Paris 2022 is hosted by Learning Planet institute.

Falling Walls Lab is organised by the Falling Walls Foundation and generously funded by Berlin’s Natural History Museum (global finale), and Google and Huawei (international Labs). It is supported by the Federal Foreign Office of Germany and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD).

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About the Falling Walls Foundation The Falling Walls Foundation is a non-profit organisation in Berlin, dedicated to supporting science and the humanities. It is a unique international platform for leaders from the worlds of science, business and politics, the arts, and society. Falling Walls fosters discussion on research and innovation, and promotes the latest scientific findings among a broad audience from all parts of society. For more information, please visit

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