At the Digital Future Science Match 2018 in Berlin, up to 50 international top scientists will present their current research and share their visions of the digital future – all in just one day. Join us on a thrilling journey through the research labs of renowned institutions and discover what the future holds for us. As a Young Digital Changer, you will get free admission to this stunning event.

The benefits of the Young Digital Changers Programme:

• Get free admission to the Digital Future Science Match on May 14, 2018 (regular price 900€ plus VAT)

• Get in close contact with leading scientists from universities, foundations, think tanks and other research institutions as well as company representatives

• Receive a one-year subscription of the daily newspaper Tagesspiegel as e-paper and the daily electronic newsletters Tagesspiegel-Morgenlage and Tagesspiegel-Checkpoint for free


The application procedure:

• Students, Ph.D. students, research assistants, start-up entrepreneurs and young professionals are invited to apply for the Young Digital Changers programme.

• The amount of scholarships is limited. All candidates are kindly requested to fill in the application form below. Scholarship recipients will be selected and contacted by our jury.

• Please contact us immediately if you cannot attend by sending an email to


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