FameLab 2017 is here! Centre for Life 27th January 2017

Passionate about science? Love telling people about the latest research? Want to inspire the next generation?

 

If any of the above applies to you  –  then FameLab needs you!

 

The international competition in science engagement is back for another fantastic year.  FameLab is a great way to get your research out there, test your skills, or just have a laugh! Previous winners have gone on to travel the globe, and appear on radio and TV.

 

Contestants have just three minutes to convey a science, maths or engineering concept in an exciting and engaging way. If that sounds like your sort of challenge, FameLab wants to hear from you. The competition is open to anyone currently working science, technology, engineering or maths though you must be over 21. More details can be found here.

 

UK competitors have the chance to win a weekend Master Class with experts in media & communication skills, not to mention a chance to appear in the FameLab International Final at the Cheltenham Science Festival in June 2017.

 

The Newcastle heats are taking place at the Centre for Life on the 27th January 2017. The heat will run in the evening as part of the Friday Night Life adult event at the science centre.

 

There will be an optional training session at the Centre for life, (date and time TBC). If you wish to attend the training, or have any questions contact Duncan at duncan.yellowlees@life.org.uk

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Can you convey a science or engineering concept in an exciting way? FameLab could be for you.

The International competition in science engagement is back for another great year of head to head communicating.  Providing researchers in academia and industry the chance to engage a wide public audience, FameLab is a great way to get your research out there. Previous winners have gone on to travel the globe, and appear on radio and TV.

Contestants have just three minutes to convey a science or engineering concept in an exciting and engaging way. If that sounds like your sort of challenge, FameLab wants to hear from you. The competition is open to anyone currently working science, technology, engineering or maths. More details can be found here.

UK competitors have the chance to win £1750 in prize money and a weekend Master Class with experts in media & communication skills, not to mention a chance to appear in the FameLab International Final at the Cheltenham Science Festival in June 2015.

The Newcastle heats and final are taking place at the Stand Comedy Club on the 24th February 2015. The heats will run during the day and the final in the evening. To sign up please fill out this registration form.

 

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