Blog Budapest EMWeek16
“Makers for passion, makers for growth” – Budapest for #EMWeek16

Yes for Europe believes ‘makers’ are a class of entrepreneurs contributing to global leadership for Europe.    Actively participating in #EMWeek16 is their way of reaffirming this. “Makers for passion, makers for growth” is an interactive workshop organized during EYEC5. The 5th European Youth Entrepreneurship Conference goal is to leverage on the momentum built as a result of the previous conferences in Katowice, London, Rome and Athens to update the 2016-17 plan of action and continued revamping of Yes for Europe, making sure that Young Entrepreneurs in Europe are well connected and have a strong, collective voice. Budapest is the perfect stage […]

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Introducing InMoov, Open Source 3d printed life-size robot

  #EMWeek16 was just looking for a testimonial, InMoov might be the one! InMoov is the first Open Source 3D printed life-size robot. Replicable on any home 3D printer with a 12x12x12cm area, it is conceived as a development platform for Universities, Laboratories, Entrepreneurs, but first of all for Makers. It’s concept, based on sharing and community, gives him the honor to be reproduced for countless projects throughout the world. You can also contribute to this community and unleash your creativity… Saint-Quentin’s Living Lab Faubourg Numérique is organizing an InMoov kickoff event 31/5 & 1/6 where they will build a […]

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Makers in Kosovo can rely on BONEVET

BONEVET joins European Maker Week: 4 days of events awaits you to discover, learn, share, what’s so cool about the maker movement. Since the very start, BONEVET was part of the maker movement happening all around the world, implementing their best practices, and receiving acknowledgement every day and more from other makerspaces and maker communities. Makerspace Directory, a grouping place of makerspaces around the globe, accepted BONEVET as a part of their community during last year, with BONEVET now collaborating on different ideas now and then with other similar creative spaces. The last of these initiatives, probably the most popular […]

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UnternehmerTUM MakerSpace for #EMWeek16

MakerSpace is the workshop founded by UnternehmerTUM  and shaped for makers and anyone willing to give form (and prototypes!) to his idea.   With MakerSpace, UnternehmerTUM  provides a unique infrastructure for implementing ideas and innovations in the form of prototypes and small-scale production. MakerSpace, a 1.500-m2 high-tech workshop that is open to the public, gives start-ups, engineers, architects, designers, and makers access to machinery, tools, and software, as well as to a creative community. This open workshop concept, which is the first of its kind in Europe in this size, was brought into being at the Entrepreneurship Center in Garching, […]

Blog Productize
“Made In Portugal”- 31 MAY @ STARTUP LISBOA

Portugal & Productize join European Maker Week. Check their event out! At Productized, we want to help entrepreneurs and product makers find the partners, manufacturers and solution-providers best suited to get their ideas from concept to market.  As part of this mission, we are organising a full-day workshop called “Productizing in Portugal for Hardware Startups”. This workshop will be divided into 6 sessions: Think; Design; Engineer; Plan; Manufacture; Distribute. We are going to cover all of the different challenges hardware entrepreneurs face when turning ideas into desirable, feasible and available products. Throughout the event, we explore the local ecosystem and […]

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European Maker Week in Mostar: SPARK Lab Official Opening

  Once again, SPARK is part of a great events that are simultaneously held in 28 countries in Europe. The last time it was Startup Europe Week, and now it is European Maker Week from 30 May to 5 June, 2016. The focus of the event in Mostar is to present our new program – SPARK lab, first hardware lab in Mostar. In the IT world, there is a need for special equipment and space used to develop and test new products. This need has been recognized working on the projects with the hardware components. Therefore, we decided to launch SPARK […]

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Goal reached: 400 events! Choose yours, join in!

  About 400 events are listed on the European Maker Week agenda. An amazing results that proves Europe is leading the maker movement.   Just 2 months ago we launched  European Maker Week. Since then, we have been building up a brand new format which is proving to be an effective example of collaborative design, in which all parties and stakeholder have been allowed the chance to add value and contribute to its success. No wonder we are today quite proud to announce what we think is its greatest achievement: an agenda rich of over 400 events across the whole […]

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The Call for Makers is out!

Time to unleash your creativity: the MFR16’s Call for Makers is now open. Maker Faire Rome is an event designed to turn the spotlight on hundreds of projects from around the world that are able to catapult visitors into the future. The Call for Makers is now open. There was never a better time for you to take your projects out of the closet and let the world know how innovative, creative and crazy you are! Brand new to Maker Faire Rome 2016  is the “R.O.M.E. Prize”: a 100.000 euro prize for the Best European Maker Project with the Highest Social Impact. […]

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EMW Opening Conference – Bruxelles, May 30

Join the Opening Conference!   The Opening Conference of European Maker Week will be held on Monday May 30th, starting at 9.30 am in Bruxelles. The conference will be attended by leading representatives of European Institutions, business community leaders and the promoters of the European Maker Week. The Conference will also feature live coverage of some of the events on the European Maker Week’s agenda.  For this kick-off event, the Committee of the Regions is the supporting organization. The Opening Conference will be held on it premises. You can take a look at the Conference’s agenda here. Participation is free but registration […]

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Call4Schools is now open!

To all students and teachers: we are waiting for your projects! It’s “re-creation” time here at Maker Faire Rome, and we look forward to seeing you again this year: selections have begun to identify the best projects created at school desks! More and more over the years, we have seen attention return to the world of handcrafts as a space for experimentation and innovation. From the United States to Europe, the “makers phenomenon” has evolved at an unbelievable pace, and we can’t help noticing how strong an impact it has within schools as it activates the creativity and working capacity of youths and their teachers. […]