Falling Walls Conference

Falling Walls Conference: A Unique Access to Breakthroughs in Science and Society

The Falling Walls Conference is an annual global gathering of forward thinking individuals from 80 countries organised by the Falling Walls Foundation. Each year on 9 November – the anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall – 20 of the world’s leading scientists are invited to Berlin to present their current breakthrough research.

The aim of the Conference is to:

  • identify trends, opportunities and solutions for global challenges and discover international breakthrough research.
  • connect outstanding researchers from different disciplines and support the interdisciplinary exchange of ideas internationally.
  • build bridges between business, politics, academia and the arts.
  • promote the latest scientific findings among a broader audience.
  • inspire people to break down walls in science and society.

In 15-minute-talks, researchers from all disciplines present their work in front of 700 international guests.

Event Information

November 9 2018 | 09:00 AM until 07:00 PM

Berlin, Germany
Organizer: Falling Walls Foundation