Doctoral School of Behavioral Sciences & Humanities

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Doctoral School of Behavioral Sciences & Humanities

Universiteit Hasselt - Knowledge in action


Science Slam 2014


Dec 04, 2014 - 17.00 uur


Mevrouw Els SMEYERS



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Are you passionate about your research and do you want to share that passion with the world? UHasselt Science Slam 2014 provides just the right forum!

Science Slam challenges you to win the hearts and minds of the jury and audience with a 6 minute pitch on a research topic of your choice.

Scientific accuracy, of course, is a must. Creativity and humor are highly recommended.

You can participate alone or in group (4 people max).

The best presentation is awarded with a team building activity worth 500 euro (Jury Prize) or 200 euro (Audience Award). Moreover: in the run-up to Science Slam, each participant gets the unique opportunity to attend two workshops by stand-up comedian Bas Birker.

More detailed information and links to examples in other countries can be found here.

Don't hesitate, take part and show everyone why your research is so important and interesting!

Register before October 24. Please do so by filling out the registration form and sending it to

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