The Battle of the Scientists is a competition where five scientists each get 15 minutes to present their research at a primary school, to children ranging from the ages 6 to 12. The children themselves vote for the best presentation and are fully in charge of the whole event.
- At the International School Ghent on March 9, 2018.
- Each of the researchers that are selected to participate in the battle get to attend a free presentation training beforehand
- Sign up before November 20, 2017 on battleofthescientists.be
“A once-in-a-lifetime experience!” Evy Beckers (Ghent University), winner of ‘de Wetenschapsbattle’ 2017
The Battle of the Scientists is an idea of The Floor is Yours, in partnership with VIB and imec.