Science Cafe does FameLab!

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Date/Time
28/01/2015
7:30 pm

Location
Dylan Thomas Centre


We are delighted to host the Swansea heat of FameLab, the UK’s biggest search for the new voices of science and engineering. It aims to discover charismatic, up-and-coming scientists and engineers who can inspire people to see the world from a new perspective.

Expect to hear anything from why men have nipples to how cabbages keep warm in winter at this entertaining event. Contestants will have just three minutes to pitch a concept in science or engineering to the panel of judges. Each judge will assess the finalists’ presentations on three qualities: content, clarity and charisma. The winner will go to the regional final in Cardiff, with the chance to take home £1,750 in the FameLab UK final in London.

For more information visit http://FameLab.org/uk

To take part visit http://famelab.org/uk/famelab-uk-2015

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Hanna Goldschmidt, FameLab Assistant (hanna.goldschmidt@cheltenhamfestivals.com ; 01242 537299).

The competition is the brainchild of The Times Cheltenham Science Festival.

The Swansea Science Café offers opportunities for anyone to find out more about new, exciting and topical areas of science. Designed to be informal and entertaining, entry is free and talks start at 7:30 pm at the Dylan Thomas Centre

www.swansea.ac.uk/science/swanseasciencecafe/

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