Falling Walls Lab India 2022

Falling Walls Lab is a unique pitch competition that provides young researchers and entrepreneurs with a platform to present their research project business plan or social initiative.

Event Information

September 16, 2022

Organizer(s): DWIH New Delhi and DAAD India I Partner: Falling Walls Foundation and Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR)

The Falling Walls Lab India will take place online as part of the Innovators Connect – Pitch & Match!

At Innovators Connect Pitch & Match, you can meet international start-up founders, entrepreneurs, researchers, science managers & incubators and also

  • Know more about VC funding for science start-ups in India and Germany
  • Learn storytelling for researchers and start-ups
  • Network with peers in 1:1 meetings
  • Share ideas and experiences
    & more


Selection Committee:

Prof. Amitava Gupta, Jadavpur University

Dr. Ankit Agarwal, IIT Roorkee

Prof. Basudeb Dasgupta, TIFR

Prof. Sandhya Koushika, Tata Memorial Hospital

Dr. Sebastian Schwecke, Max Weber Forum for South Asian Studies

Winners get

1. Pitch slot at Global Finale of the Falling Walls Lab in Berlin:  Meet 100 innovators from all over the world.

2. Participation and international networking at the Falling Walls Conference in Berlin: Listen to  world-renowned scientists and visionaries

3. Slot at the Innovation Week: Get hands-on experience for starting up in Germany. The Falling Walls Lab winner will be given the opportunity to apply for participation in the Innovation Week in Germany.

4. Individual coaching from startup coaches at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT),Technical University of Braunschweig and RWTH Aachen University: Take your ideas forward in Germany

5 prizes to be won: Top 3 ideas, most entrepreneurial idea, and the audience choice award

More information on falling-walls.com/lab/the-prize/