CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: The Falling Walls Lab Ramallah - by (DAAD)

The first Falling Walls Lab is coming to Ramallah! The Lab is a platform for excellent academics, entrepreneurs and professionals from all disciplines to share their research work, business model, social initiative or innovative project with peers and a distinguished jury from academia and business. Participants have 3 minutes time on stage to present their innovative idea. Falling Walls Labs take place globally throughout the year. The winners qualify for the Falling Walls Lab Finale in Berlin and receive a ticket to the internationally renowned Falling Walls Conference.

The Falling Walls Lab Ramallah is organized by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) in cooperation with Birzeit University. The event takes place on

24 May 2017 | 12:00 pm
Said Khoury Building for Development Studies
Birzeit University


Applications can be made through the following website:
The application deadline is 10 May 2017

The Falling Walls Lab Ramallah is a project of the Falling Walls Foundation and is funded by the Federal Foreign Office of Germany.

To spread the news of the Falling Walls Lab Ramallah to the most excellent candidates, we would greatly appreciate if you could forward our attached call of applications to emerging researchers, professionals and entrepreneurs within the networks of your institution.

Feel free to
- share the link to the event on the DAAD East Jerusalem Facebook page:
- retweet the Falling Walls Lab Ramallah opening tweet:
- share the video presenting the Falling Walls concept: