FameLab is one of the biggest science communication competitions in the world.

If you think you can explain a scientific concept to a general audience, in just three minutes, then why not enter? You could become the new face of science, represent your country at the FameLab International final in the UK, and open doors to global opportunities in science communication!

Registrations to take part in FameLab 2018 now open!

Sign up and be a part of an extraordinary experience! Registrations for FameLab 2018 are now open. In 2018 FameLab will take place for the eighth year, with the competition heats taking place in five cities across Germany: Karlsruhe, Berlin/Potsdam, Bielefeld, Regensburg and Dresden. The Final will take place, as in previous years, in Bielefield. Read on to find out more about the history of this fantastic competition....

Olga Sin wins FameLab Germany 2017

Eight young researchers took the stage in Bielefeld to compete in the FameLab Germany Final 2017. An audience of over 1,300 enjoyed an enlightening and exciting glimpse into the world of science with topics ranging from earthquakes to DNA Origami. All the presentations are available on our YouTube channel

The winner was Olga Sin, who convinced the jury with her explanation of how a brainless worm could help to cure brain diseases. Olga, a Junior Postdoc at Max Planck Institute for Molecular Biomedicine, will go on to represent Germany at the International FameLab final in Cheltenham.

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