EURAXESS Science Slam
EURAXESS Links India
The Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Pune
EURAXESS Science Slam India 2013
Take part in the first EURAXESS Science Slam India, show your talent in
science communication and win a trip to Europe!
If you are a young researcher (PhD or post-doc ongoing) currently based in India, enter the competition by posting a video featuring your presentation skills before 27th August.
The authors of the 6 best videos will be selected to join the EURAXESS Science Slam India 2013 finals on 29th September in Pune.
EURAXESS Science Slam India 2013 is the first edition of an event giving young international researchers in India the chance to showcase their work as well as their communication skills in front of members of the research community and the wide public, in a joyful and convivial atmosphere.
Every participant will present a topic of his or her research in front of an audience of non-experts. The presentation will be given in English in less than 10 minutes and can be supported by video and audio material, ppt. slides and any other kind of media available, as well as by scientific equipment.
The performances of the participants will be judged by the audience and the jury based on criteria such as research quality, creativity, clarity and interest aroused, and the best performer will be awarded a round trip to Europe where he or she will attend the EURAXESS Voice of Researchers Conference along with the winners of the other EURAXESS Science Slams organized in the US, China, Japan, ASEAN and Brazil.
The event is open to researchers of all nationalities currently based in India active in all fields of research, including social sciences and humanities.
See the 'Terms and Conditions' for all details about the event and how to participate.
Download the leaflet and watch the trailer.
ATTENTION: PLEASE NOTE THAT THE SUBMISSION DEADLINE FOR THE PRE-SELECTION VIDEO HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO 27TH AUGUST 2013.