Falling walls engage pitches 2024

Thank you for your applications!

Thank you to all the applications and nominations for the Falling Walls Engage Pitches 2024, we received a stunning 136 applications from 54 countries with participatory and interactive formats of all kinds – from co-productive research over public panels towards arts-driven or entertaining approaches.

To stay up to date and get all the latest news and updates about Falling Walls Engage you can subscribe to our newsletter.

Falling Walls Engage Newsletter

Information about the competition

Find out more about the competition’s process and the next steps below.

NEXT STEPS

  • 136 Applications are being thoroughly screened by a selection committee to receive an answer in July 2024 if they are selected as one of the 30 Finalists to be featured on the Falling Walls website and other channels.
  • 20 Winners will be selected by an Advisory Board and invited to pitch their project on stage on 7 November 2024 in front of an international audience.
  • The Science Breakthrough of the Year, Science Engagement will be selected by an international jury and announced on 7 November 2024, and present their project on the Breakthrough stage on 9 November 2024 together with other Science Breakthroughs of the Year.

BENEFITS FOR THE 30 FINALISTS

  • Unique networking-opportunities with like-minded Science Engagement practitioners & professionals and peers around the world.
  • Increased reach and visibility for you and your initiative on a global level.
  • Access to a digital and global community networkplatform, to connect and collaborate with community members.
  • Inclusion of your Science Engagement project on the World Engagement Map.
  • And much more.

EXTRA BENEFITS FOR THE 20 WINNERS

  • Get a travel scholarship for Berlin from 5 – 10 November 2024 and a ticket for the Falling Walls Science Summit 2024.
  • Showcase your project to an international audience and a distinguished jury on stage on 7 November.
  • Have the chance to become the Science Breakthrough of the Year 2024, Science Engagement.
  • Have in depth co-learning and peer exchange with Falling Walls Community members, partners and global leaders.
  • Your live pitch published in our growing Falling Walls media library.

EXTRA BENEFITS FOR THE SCIENCE BREAKTHROUGH OF THE YEAR

  • Pitch your project in front of a physical and virtual audience of global leaders, award-winning professionals, media, and industry-experts on 9 November on the grand stage of the Falling Walls Science Summit.

Contact & Questions

For further information about Falling Walls Engage Pitches 2024, please consult our FAQ here.

If you have further questions, please reach out to: engage@falling-walls.com.

REVIEW: HIGHLIGHTS OF THE FALLING WALLS ENGAGE PITCHES 2023

We are proudly supported by our partner Hannover Re Foundation.

More Pages

Further Activities to have a look at