After coming in first and second in the regional heat of FameLab Germany, DIGS-BB alumni Dr. Sara Bragado Alonso and PhD student Nicola Mitwasi took part in the German finals in Bielefeld on 14 May. In total there were 10 participants who had won the regional heats and 1,000 people attended the show at the Rudolf-Oetker-Halle, a concert hall in Bielefeld.
Nicola won the audience award while Sara came in 2nd in the overall ranking. The first price was awarded to Dr. Veli Vural Uslu from Karlsruhe. He will move on to the next step: the Science Festival in Cheltenham.
Photo taken from Wissenschaftsbüro Karlsruhe Facebook page