FameLab is one of the biggest science communication competitions in the world. This contest is primarily designed to engage and entertain. Each person has 3 minutes to show that can deliver a scientific message without using audiovisual materials to a non-scientific audience in an engaging way.
For the 9th edition of the FameLab in Portugal, NOVA Medical School partnered up with Pavilhão do Conhecimento and is organizing one of the Lisbon FameLab Qualifiers.
The event will take place on February 24, at 10h30, at Auditorio Manuel Machado Macedo, Grey Building, Research Campus, NMS|FCM.
Rua Câmara Pestana, Edifício CEDOC II, nº 6, 1150-082 Lisboa.
The event is open to the public. Free but registration is required (register here).
Up to 4 candidates will be selected candidates for the semi-finals at Pavilhão de Conhecimento-Centro de Ciência Viva.
10h - Gate opening
10h30 - Welcome
11h00 - Presentations
. Ana Marques
. Claudia Pereira
. Filipa Engrola
. Inês Ferreira Guedes
. Luis Filipe
. Petra Pintado
. Ricardo Mexia
. Urmik Mohanlal
12h30 - Announcement of the Winners
12h45 - Event wrap-up
. Ana Noronha (Pavilhão do Conhecimento - Centro de Ciência Viva)
. César Mendes (CEDOC-NOVA Medical School|Faculdade de Ciências Médicas)
. Maria S. Correia (NOVA Medical School|Faculdade de Ciências Médicas)
. Teresa Firmino (Jornal Público)
For more information and complete normatives visit the FameLab website.