As part of the science camp on November 22, a Science Slam will take place next to the traditional poster sessions. Seven courageous participants will present their research work to an audience within three minutes through an original poster. The participants should present their work in a simple, descriptive and entertaining way. Everything is allowed. The audience will vote for a winner.
How to present your own research topic within three minutes in an easy, illustrative and entertaining way?
Accept the challenge and register for this year´s Science Slam as part of the Science Camp.
Up to seven young academics have the opportunity to climb up the stage courageously and to win the audience over their research.
The Slam is open to PhD candidates and Postdocs from all subjects.
Everything is allowed!
Let your creativity run wild and connect your resarch with entertainment. Take a step into scientific communication.
In the run-up to the Science Slam, the participants get the chance to prepare for their appearance on stage within a workshop that is held exclusively for that purpose.
At the end, the audience decides for a winner via the applause meter.
The winner will receive a personal coaching with main emphasis of one´s own choice worth 1000€.
The Science Slam is organized by the Graduate Academy of the University of Rostock.
Please apply via the application portal of the Science Camp. Together with your application, you need to hand in an abstract that explains your research topic.
It is worth participating!
Last year, Robert Ott from the Institute for ImplantTechnology and Bio Materials showed how its done and emerged as the winner of the Poster Slam 2017.
Read here what he took away from his participation at the Poster Slam 2017, what his greatest challenges and obstacles were and what he recommends future participants.