22 participants, 14 countries, 5 continents

Research on stage - international young scientists present their own research about sport, health and movement in 10 minutes - and this in a clear and entertaining way. The audience decides who will qualify for the final.

Draw for the Grand Final

Draws for the three qualifying rounds:



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Check out the videoclip for the draws of the three qualifying rounds:

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The jury

In the final, the audience and a jury decide who will win the Science Slam World Cup 

  • Univ.-Prof. Dr. Heiko Klaus Strüder, President, German Sport University Cologne (GSU)
  • Dr. Gernot Gad, International Research Marketing, German Research Foundation
  • Marion Steffen, Provost, Hochschule für Musik und Tanz Köln
  • Dr. Bettina Rulofs, Vice-President of Transfer and Information Management, GSU
  • Prof. Dr. Manuela Günter, Vice-Rector for Gender Equality and Diversity, University of Cologne
  • Prof. Dr. Sylvia Heuchemer, Vice-President for Academic Affairs, TH Köln/University of Applied Sciences