FALLING WALLS
Berlin 8/9 November The International Conference on Future Breakthroughs in Science and Society

Our Finalists

Pint of Science makes science accessible to everyone with festivals held at hundreds of venues across the world on the same day.

PINT OF SCIENCE

Science Ceilidh uses the tradition of community gatherings where everyone shares a song or story with no need to be an expert in order to attract new audiences, break stereotypes, and spark conversations about research.

SCIENCE CEILIDH

Ekoli is one of the only organisations focusing on groups that have limited to no experience with science, while at the same time bringing science learning through hand-on experience in the classroom.

EKOLI

The initiative takes science presentations out of the imposing pedagogical confines of a research institute and brings them to people across the city in various informal, social spaces like cafes, housing complexes, and bookstores.

SCIENCE AND THE CITY

Radical Oceans Futures blends art and science and merges scientific fact with creative speculation in order to help think creatively and imaginatively about our future oceans.

RADICAL OCEANS FUTURES

In this radically original podcast series, Britt and Ellie wade into some of the most controversial areas of modern science with leading scientists and social researchers.

TOMORROW’S WORLD PODCAST

A student-led online outreach activity giving students more chances to personally relate to a scientist.

I’M A SCIENTIST, GET ME OUT OF HERE

Career Jamoborees takes the opportunity to address the major social skills that are faced by female youth individuals in their communties and society.

CAREER JAMBOREES

Germany ́s largest qualification programme in the field of early childhood education with a nationwide network all over Germany who implement the programme in the region. Photo Credits: Christoph Wehrer/ Stiftung Haus der kleinen Forscher

HAUS DER KLEINEN FORSCHER

Jet Propulsion Theatre uses professional performing arts and education to promote science engagement through theatre productions, festivals and non-formal education.

JET PROPULSION THEATRE

Dolittle uses anthropomorphisation in order to help encouraging environment conscious day-to-day behaviors.

DOLITTLE

Mind the Lab is a STEM awareness raising campaign aiming to stimulate the general public’s interest in science during a very short time interval.

MIND THE LAB

Radiolab presents: Gonads is a multi-episode journey deep into the parts of the human body. Gonads took listeners on a Magic Schoolbus-style deep dive into the human body.

RADIOLAB PRESENTS: GONADS

“Active Science” Programs believe that people need to see or feel the science in order to understand it. They use science ideas and many skills as a tool to help and empower students.

“ACTIVE SCIENCE” PROGRAMS

‘1001 Meals’ offers refugee children access to healthy meals coupled with valuable learning opportunities to nurture their minds and souls.

1001 MEALS

Columba is a science outreach project which takes place on the post-conflict island of Cyprus, with the aim of using astronomy as a tool for promoting meaningful communication and a Culture of Peace and Non-violence.

COLUMBA-HYPATIA: ASTRONOMY FOR PEACE

With the goal of bringing science, technology, and innovation to the daily life of local and regional communities, the Open Science Hub Portugal promotes school performance, while boosting entrepreneurship and social innovation in the region through collaborations with schools, community and stakeholders.

OPEN SCIENCE HUB PORTUGAL

Imaginary invented the open source science exhibition (with over 340 exhibition activities in 60 countries, locally organized), the open source exhibition platform, and a dynamic museum operating system.

IMAGINARY OPEN SOURCE SCIENCE EXHIBITION AND PROJECT HOLO-MATH

Hypatia aimes to offer gender-inclusive STEM education to young people and to actively expose them to the variety of STEM-related careers.

HYPATIA EXPECT EVERYTHING

In2ScienceUK works by leveraging the expertise and passion of local scientists, engineers, and technology and maths professionals to unlock the potential of young people from the poorest backgrounds.

IN2SCIENCEUK