Coral reef ecology, memory reconciliation, human-robot interaction and more: pioneering international scientists will showcase their breakthroughs at the Falling Walls Conference on 9 November 2018


Date: Friday 9 November, 9am – 7pm
Venue: Radialsystem V, Holzmarktstraße 33, 10243 Berlin

We cordially invite you to join the Falling Walls Conference on 9 November 2018. Join us when 15 pioneering international scholars from various disciplines present their research to 700 distinguished guests.

The 10th anniversary of the Falling Walls Conference will be celebrated with talks on biopsychology (Onur Güntürkün, Ruhr Universität Bochum), big data politics (Stefania Milan, University of Amsterdam), advanced recycling (Veena Sahajwalla, UNSW Australia), sensible AI (Bernhard Schölkopf, Max Planck Institut für Intelligente Systeme) and many more.

Speakers & programme
Here’s an overview of all speakers and topics:

You can find the programme of all Falling Walls events on 8/9 November here:

Please submit your accreditation until 4 November via this website:

Interview requests
We’re happy to coordinate your interviews with the speakers. Please email your specific request to:

Press lunch

We’d like to invite you to our annual press lunch with the winners of our contests Falling Walls Lab, Falling Walls Venture and Falling Walls Engage on 9 November.

Date: 9 Novemver 2018 at 1:00 pm, Falling Walls Press Lounge
Radialsystem V, Holzmarktstraße 33, 10243 Berlin


You can follow all events via our livestream. Tune in to:


The Falling Walls Conference is part of Berlin Science Week:

We are looking forward to seeing you on 9 November.


Press contact
Julia Rodriguez
Falling Walls Foundation gGmbH
Kochstraße 6-7
10969 Berlin

Tel: +49 30 60 988 39 74
Fax: +49 30 60 988 39 79

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