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Falling walls lab moscow 2013


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Falling walls lab moscow 2013

  1. 1. Falling Walls Lab Moscow 2013 Which are the next walls to fall? Moscow 2013 Overview
  2. 2. A.T. Kearney Falling Walls 2013 2 Falling Walls is an European foundation and conference dedicated to promoting science and humanities What is Falling Walls? The Falling Walls Conference 20 top researchers from around the world present breakthrough ideas in 15 minutes 1 day conference on 9th November each year, the anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall Sponsors The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research; German and international academic and research institutions 700 elaborate guests from science, industry, business and politics of about 75 nations Location Berlin The Falling Walls Foundation A non-profit charity, located in Berlin, dedicated to sustaining science and humanities and connecting science, politics, business and society Organizer of: • Falling Walls Conference • Falling Walls Lab • Falling Walls Circle (a meeting on EU research policy)
  3. 3. A.T. Kearney Falling Walls 2013 3 Falling Walls Lab Moscow is an opportunity for young talents in Russia and Ukraine to share breakthrough ideas with the world What is the Falling Walls Lab? 100 young talents present their breakthrough ideas to a top-class jury from academia, research and business – in 3 minutes each QUALIFYING LABS FINALE BERLIN, 8 NOVEMBER 100 PARTICIPANTS Winners of Falling Walls Labs qualify for the final Lab in Berlin. Costs are covered by A.T. Kearney OPEN CALL FOR APPLICATIONS Remaining slots are given to the best applicants FALLING WALLS CONFERENCE All 100 participants attend the Conference. The 3 Lab winners give their talks again at the Conference LAB LONDON September 20 LAB MOSCOW September 11 LAB LOS ANGELES October 3 LAB SAO PÄULO September 9 LAB JOHANNESBURG September 13
  4. 4. A.T. Kearney Falling Walls 2013 4 Participants under the age of 35 in all disciplines are welcome, winners will be invited to Berlin with travel costs covered Who is invited to the Falling Walls Lab? 20-25 outstanding talents under the age of 35 from Russia & Ukraine – Master students, PhD candidates, post-docs, young professionals, entrepreneurs, start-ups Winners are qualified for the finale in Berlin – they are also invited to the Falling Walls Conference. Travel costs are covered by A.T. Kearney. Participants present their own research work, visions, business models and innovative ideas relevant to the world today All disciplines are welcome from agriculture, medicine, economics and philosophy to the liberal arts Audience: fellow scholars, jury members, A.T. Kearney and media
  5. 5. A.T. Kearney Falling Walls 2013 5 Falling Walls Lab Moscow will take one afternoon for the presentations, the winner selection and the award ceremony How does the Lab look like? 14:00–14:20 Introductory remarks 14:20–15:45 Breakthrough Session Each scholar presents her/his breakthrough in 3 minutes 16:00–16:30 Jury Session Jury members speak about their own work, breakthroughs and inspiration – in 3 minutes each 16:30–17:00 Speed-Dating Session Scholars and jury members get the opportunity to freely mingle and deepen discussions 17:15–17:30 Award Ceremony 17:30–… Farewell Reception
  6. 6. A.T. Kearney Falling Walls 2013 6 We target top Russian and Ukrainian universities and institutes for marketing the Falling Walls Lab What are the target institutions in Russia & Ukraine ? Moscow • New Economic School • Moscow State University • Higher School of Economics • Russian Academy of Sciences • Skolkovo School of Management • Bauman Moscow State Technical University • Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology • Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology • Moscow State Institute of International Relations • Finance University under the Government of the Russian Federation Novosibirsk • Novosibirsk State University Kiev • Kyiv-Mohyla Academy • Kyiv Hetman University • Taras Shevchenko University Lvov • Ivan Franko National University of Lviv St. Petersburg • St. Petersburg State University • St. Petersburg State Polytechnic University Tomsk • Tomsk National State University • Tomsk Polytechnic University • Tomsk State University of Control Systems and Radio-electronics Kharkiv • Karazin National University of Kharkiv
  7. 7. A.T. Kearney Falling Walls 2013 7 The jury will consist of renown local academic and business leaders Who are jury members? MOSCOW, 2013BERLIN, 2012 • Prof. Dr. Reinhard Huettl German Academy of Science and Engineering, President • Dr. Martin Sonnenschein A.T. Kearney, Managing Director Central Europe • Dr. Oliver Riedel AUDI AG, Corporate Executive Director, Control of Planning Processes • Dr. Michael Weinhold Siemens AG, Energy Sector, Chief Technology Officer • Dr. Ekkehard Winter Deutsche Telekom Foundation, Executive Officer • Prof. Dr. Walter Rosenthal Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine (MDC) Berlin-Buch, Chair of the Board and Scientific Director • Dr. Jens Schmidt-Ehmcke Hasso Plattner Ventures, Investment Manager • Prof. Dr. Paul Heidhues ESMT European School of Management and Technology, Lufthansa Chair in Competition and Regulation and Director of PhD Studies • Prof. Dr. Margret Wintermantel DAAD German Academic Exchange Service, President Selection, not complete list • Prof. Anna Belova Higher School of Economics, Vice Dean • Artem Kudriavtsev President of Company TTK (CJSC TransTeleCom) • Svetlana Mironuk Editor-in-Chief, RIA Novosti • Kjersti Wiklund VimpelCom Russia, Chief Operating Officer • Nylos Skylakis General Director, De Agostini Publishing House Preliminary There will be 8–10 jury members for the Falling Walls Lab Moscow
  8. 8. A.T. Kearney Falling Walls 2013 8 Event was launched May 14 and will be held September 11 in RIA Novosti International Multimedia Press Center, Moscow When is it happening? • Falling Walls web-site is open for applications • Selection of speakers will be done by A.T. Kearney based on material provided • Event takes place at RIA Novosti International Multimedia Press Center • Selection of winners will be done by jury based on presentation • Winners will be invited to final Falling Walls Lab in Berlin SEPTEMBER 11 FALLING WALLS LAB MOSCOW AUGUST 14 DEADLINE APPLICATION MAY 14 LAUNCH