FameLab International 2021
In November 2021, finalists from FamLab competitions from over 20 countries - together with the winner of FameLab Climate Change Communicators - will compete on the virtual stage to battle it out for the coveted title of International Winner. This year's International Online Final will be the 15th and final FameLab International Competition delivered in partnership with the British Council.
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FameLab International 2020
FameLab International, the science communication competition owned by Cheltenham Science Festival and delivered globally by the British Council, was delivered in a new interactive online format in November 2020.
FameLab national finalists from 20 countries took to the virtual stage to deliver their three-minute presentations on a range of topics from the world of science, technology, engineering and mathematics, to battle it out for the title of global winner 2020, streamed on the FameLab YouTube channel
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What is FameLab?
Could you inspire and educate a live audience about your work in science, technology, maths or engineering – in just three minutes? If so, why not take part in FameLab in your country.
FameLab is an international competition to find and support the world's most talented new science communicators. Participants have three minutes to win over the judges and audience with a scientific talk that excels for its content, clarity and charisma.
Cheltenham Festivals held the first FameLab in 2005. Its partnership with the British Council in 2007 took the competition global, and to date, more than 40,000 scientists and engineers have taken part.