Call for applications to participate in the inter-LabEx event, “My thesis for dummies”

From June 17, 2019 to September 1, 2019

The COMOD, CORTEX, DEVWECAN, ECOFECT, LIO and PRIMES LabExes, supported by the IDEXLYON project, have launched a call for applications to participate in the “My thesis for dummies” event. The event will be held as part of the Lyon Science Fair, which will take place from October 5 to 13, 2019. The deadline for applications is September 1, 2019, at midnight.

“My thesis for dummies” is an inter-LabEx event organized as part of the Lyon Science Fair. The aim of this event is to explain your thesis subject to the general public in a way that is quick, fun and easy to understand (you will have 3 minutes). At the end of the presentations, the audience will vote for the PhD student who made their project the most easy to understand.

Successful applicants will participate in a pre-presentation training course to be held in Lyon on the following dates (attendance is mandatory):
  • Friday, September 20: from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.;
  • Friday, September 20: from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.;
  • Friday, October 4: from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.;
  • Wednesday, October 11: from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.;.
Candidates will be selected by a random draw – one male and one female PhD student will be appointed by LabEx. For a total of 12 candidates.

The results will be published on September 2, 2019.

For more information, download the documents available in the box opposite.