Space Factor Student Contest

The "Space Factor" student contest will be organized on Wednesday 4th. It is open to all PhD students.

For this contest, interested PhD students will have to present their research to other conference participants during a 15 min long oral presentation (12 min + 3 min for questions), in the morning, and via poster (A0 format portrait) during the evening poster session.

An interdisciplinary committee board will judge the contributions of all participating PhD students and several awards will be granted

For the selection of participants of "The Space Factor" contest, interested PhD students from all fields covering astrobiology- and space-related sciences should submit an abstract before 05-07-2019 via the online abstract submission form, selecting “Space Factor” in the type of abstract

In addition, a detailed CV, a publication record (peer-reviewed journals and conference proceedings) and a short motivation letter, why the PhD student would like to participate in "The Space Factor" contest, should be sent to student-contest (at) before the same deadline. 

For questions regarding the contest please contact the main student contest organizer (student-contest (at)

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