FameLab Germany 2016

Preliminary Decision - Lower Saxony

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  • Overview

    In 2016 the FameLab will be taking place in Germany for the sixth time. For the second time the preliminary event for Lower Saxony and Northern Germany will take place in Braunschweig. On 14 April 2016 the Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research will provide a stage for young scientists presenting their research in an engaging way within three minutes.

    FameLab is
    a competition for young scientists and public platform for communicating science.

    Participating is possible
    for all scientists over 21 who work in STEM subjects and are currently living in Germany.

    Registration
    will soon be possible under https://www.britishcouncil.de/en/famelab/enter-competition/apply

    The rules:
    Participants have three minutes to present their topic to a jury and the audience in an interesting and entertaining way. All tools are allowed as long as they can be carried on stage by the participant.

    The winner
    of the preliminary event receives a media training worth 1600 € and get to participate in the German finals. The national winner will represent Germany at the international Cheltenham Science Festival.

    Further information
    can be found under https://famelabgermany.wordpress.com/. Furthermore feel free to contact us with any questions by email: veranstaltungen@helmholtz-hzi.de


    Date: 14.04.2016, 19:00

    Location

    Helmholtz-Zentrum für Infektionsforschung

  • Directions

    How to find us in Braunschweig

    Lage des Helmholtz-Zentrums in der Stadt Braunschweig.

    Address

    Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research

    Inhoffenstraße 7

    38124 Braunschweig

    Car

    From Berlin/Wolfsburg/Helmstedt:

    • A2 till motorway interchange Wolfsburg/Königslutter > A39 direction Kreuz BS-Süd/Wolfenbüttel/Bad Harzburg
    • A39 till motorway interchange Kreuz BS Süd > A395 direction Wolfenbüttel
    • A395 till exit BS-Stöckheim > turn right into Mascheroder Weg
    • after 500m turn left into Inhoffenstraße

    From Celle/Hannover:

    • A2 till motorway interchange Kreuz BS Nord > A391 direction Kreuz BS Süd/Bad Harzburg/Wolfenbüttel
    • A391 motorway interchange Kreuz BS Süd > A395 direction Wolfenbüttel
    • A395 till exit BS-Stöckheim > turn right into Mascheroder Weg
    • after 500m turn left into Inhoffenstraße

    From Kassel/Salzgitter:

    • A7 till motorway interchange Kreuz Salzgitter > A39 direction Berlin/Braunschweig/Salzgitter
    • A39 till motorway interchange Kreuz BS-Süd > A395 direction Wolfenbüttel
    • A395 till exit BS-Stöckheim > turn right into Mascheroder Weg
    • after 500m turn left into Inhoffenstraße

    Train

    Braunschweig Central Station has got two Intercity-Express-Lines, which are connecting Berlin-Braunschweig-Göttingen-Fulda-Frankfurt-Mannheim. 

    Two other Intercity-Lines are in direction to Leipzig, Halle, Magdeburg and Hannover, Bremen, Oldenburg, Bielefeld, Wuppertal and Köln.

    Here you'll get more information about the timetable.

    Bus or Tram

    Bus line 431 or Tram line 1 from central station to stop "Stöckheimer Markt". Turn left into "Mascheroder Weg" and after 500m turn right into "Inhoffenstraße". 

    Futher links:

    Braunschweig traffic corporation

    Electronic time table (EFA)

    Map provided by the city of Braunschweig

    Airplane

    Hannover Airport is about 60 minutes away from Braunschweig (60km). You can hourly take a train in direction of Braunschweig.

    From the International Airport Frankfurt you can reach Braunschweig in 180 minutes by train and it's about 350km away.

    Berlin's Airports Schönefeld and Tegel are 120 minutes away from Braunschweig (230km). A train in direction of Braunschweig leaves every hour.


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  • Katja Flaig

    Katja Flaig

    Project Manager

    +49 531 6181-1402

    +49 531 6181-1499

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