Amsterdam – thromboDx announces that is has been nominated and elected to be one of the 28 young startup companies pitching at the international Falling Walls conference in Berlin on November 8 and 9. The 2014 edition of Falling Walls Conference marks the 25th anniversary of the falling of the Berlin Wall in 1989.
The 18-man jury that has the task of selecting the winner of the Falling Walls Venture contest consists of representatives from renowned institutes and organizations (a.o. European Investment Fund), venture capitalists (a.o. European Private Equity and Venture Capital Association, Amadeus Capital Partners, Early Bird Venture Capital), government (German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy) and multinational companies like Deutsche Bank, Robert Bosch and DOW Europe.
The Falling Walls Conference is an annual global gathering of forward thinking individuals from 75 countries organized by the Falling Walls Foundation. Each year, 20 of the world’s leading scientists are invited to Berlin to present their current breakthrough research. The aim of the conference is to:
– connect science with the innovation industry, politics, media and culture
– identify trends, opportunities and solutions for global challenges
– make research understandable to a broad audience
– inspire people to break down the walls that we face today.