Silicon Youth Valley

At ISOS XVII BERLIN 2014, we will launch a new platform for enthusiastic and talented undergraduate, graduate, PhD students and postdocs, establishing a new magnet for young participants of ISOS – named Silicon Youth Valley.

Seeking for the young talents in silicon chemistry
We are looking for excellent students and young academics active in silicon research, who would like to present themselves and their work in a special way: Science reflects the person – and the person is as central as the science!

Become a fellow citizen of Silicon Youth Valley
Apply for membership of Silicon Youth Valley – before May 15, 2014.
There are 2 possibilities to choose from:

1)  presentation of a special poster "Si & me"
or / and
2)  participation in the Silicon Science Slam "Si Slam

As a fellow of the Silicon Youth Valley you will be awarded an appreciable refund on your registration fee – and you have a chance to win one of the Silicon Youth Valley Awards!

 »  abstract form + how to apply

  • a fresh and open minded poster
  • an uniquely personalized, imaginative poster

 »  example + how to apply

  • ultrashort oral presentation
  • using any original means

If you have any further question, please feel free to ask – just send an e-mail to




Prof. Dr. Matthias Driess
Technische Universität Berlin
Department of Chemistry

Vice Chairs

Prof. Dr. Martin Oestreich
Technische Universität Berlin
Department of Chemistry

Dr. Richard Weidner
Wacker Chemie AG


Technische Universität Berlin
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