You are passionate about science, and think it is your duty to share it with the society? You love to entertain your family and friends with the latest scientific discovery or fun science facts? You like to challenge yourself and test your public speaking skills? Come and join FameLab 2018, the international competition for science communication, and become the new face of science in Switzerland!
Amaze audience and jury with an original 3-minute talk on a scientific topic of your choice. Be scientifically accurate, but understandable and fun! No slide allowed but you can bring on stage props or your best costume!
The competition is open to everyone studying or working in natural sciences and engineering.
The FameLab events for 2018 have been planned as follows:
- 2 Semi-finals in Lausanne (French or English) and Basel (German or English) on April 12,
- Masterclass weekend given by the scientist and adventurer James Huw at CERN in Geneva, on April 21-22 for the 10 finalists,
- Swiss final in Bern, on May 17,
- International competition at Cheltenham Science Festival, on June 5-10.
par FameLab 2018