The Swiss heats of FameLab will take place on Saturday 16 March 2013 in the Globe of Science and Innovation at CERN. (Other heats will take place in Zurich on 9 March and Bern on 26 March).
FameLab is an exciting competition for young researchers. The aim is to find the new faces of Science in Switzerland. Impress the judges with an original and entertaining 3-minute talk that should be scientifically accurate and understandable to a lay audience.
Scientists, researchers and science teachers of all nationalities between the ages of 18 and 35 years old can participate, as long as they are working in Switzerland.
Students working at CERN and affiliated to other institutes worldwide (technical students, fellows and doctoral students) can apply. CERN users not working in Switzerland can apply to their own national competitions (see the list of participating countries).
For more information and to register for the competition see the FameLab website.