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.

Everything is allowed, without using PowerPoint!

Let your creativity run wild and connect your research 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.

The winner will receive a personal coaching/qualification measure 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.

It is worth participating!

What has winner taken from the participation in the Science Slam? What were the biggest challenges and hurdles? What can winner give to future participants as a tip? For more insights you can read the interviews with the winners.

The winner

2021: Dana Dohr, Universitätsmedizin Rostock, Klinik und Poliklinik für Hals-Nasen-Ohrenheilkunde, Kopf- und Halschirurgie "Otto Körner" (left)

2019: Johann Volzke, University Medicine Rostock, Core Facility for Cell Sorting and Analysis (2th from left)

2018: Tanja van Alphen, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Institute of Chemistry (2th from right). to the interview (in German)

2017: Robert Ott, Institute for ImplantTechnology and Bio Materials (right). to the interview

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