The first Swiss FameLab final took place in the bar bookshop sphères in Zurich. The ten best young scientists from Geneva/Lausanne and Zurich competed for the first prize: a performance at the Cheltenham Science Festival in the UK.
Bechara Saab, a Canadian post-doc working at the Brain Research Institute in Zurich, will represent Switzerland at the Festival in June. Boris Lemmer and Aditi Maheshwari received the second and third prizes. The audience award went to Fabio Ugolini!