[Lab] OHS Summit
john_nicol at hotmail.com
Tue Aug 21 09:23:36 EDT 2012
I will be speaking at the Open Hardware Summit about MakerPlane in the "New
Not sure if I can stick around for the Maker Faire, but will certainly try
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1. Fwd: World Maker Faire - August 20, 2012 (Andrew Plumb)
Date: Tue, 21 Aug 2012 08:44:09 -0400
From: Andrew Plumb <andrew at plumb.org>
Subject: [Lab] Fwd: World Maker Faire - August 20, 2012
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Just in case you have any last-minute entries to submit, the Call for Makers
has been extended until this Friday, August 24th (see below).
There's also the Open Hardware Summit on the Thursday, Sept 27th:
Who else (obviously I'm going) plans on going to either or both?
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> Subject: World Maker Faire - August 20, 2012
> Date: 20 August, 2012 3:20:16 PM EDT
> To: "andrew at plumb.org" <andrew at plumb.org>
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> August 20, 2012
> THE COUNTDOWN TO WORLD MAKER FAIRE BEGINS
> We want to keep you posted as we count down to World Maker Faire NY ? it's
> only 6 weeks away. This is our 3rd annual Faire in the New York area, and
> what a CELEBRATION it is going to be! Maker Faire truly is the ?Greatest
> Show (and Tell) on Earth!" The makers are so excited to share their
> projects with you, and you won?t believe the amazing things they are
> bringing this year. Technology, science, art, crafts, food ? it?ll all be
> there to be shared and discussed, and we're sure everyone will leave a LOT
> more inspired than they came! ?>
> September 29th & 30th
> Saturday 10AM - 7PM & Sunday 10AM - 6PM
> New York Hall of Science
> 47-01 11th Street, Queens, NY
> If you don?t have your tickets, you should get them NOW ? the early bird
> discount tickets are only available until August 31st (midnight PDT).
> World Maker Faire Call for Makers extended until August 24th!
> Last chance! Makers, tinkerers, innovators and hobby enthusiasts still
> have the opportunity to show their stuff at World Maker Faire. The Call
> for Makers has been extended to August 24, 2012.
> Visithttp://makerfaire.com/newyork/2012/callformakers/index.html to learn
> more about how to submit an entry form.
> JUST A FEW WORLD MAKER FAIRE HIGHLIGHTS
> Faire visitors are in for a big treat with over 500 Makers?many new to the
> event?who will be sharing their latest creations and stories of DIY
> ingenuity. As always, there is something for everyone at World Maker
> Power Racing Series: This exciting Power Series (think back to your
> childhood!) race will provide some heart-stopping and hilarious excitement
> as drivers take their mad creations ?round the track for the win!
> 3D Printing Village: Check out the latest models of 3D printers and learn
> all about this newly affordable form (and exploding marketplace) of
> additive manufacturing. See Makers print out cupcakes, humanoid robots,
> car parts, and much much more.
> Life Size Mousetrap! A triumph of engineering and artistry, the Mousetrap
> is a wonder to behold. And it?s so fun! Combining performance art with
> Newtonian physics, it?s a spectacle delivering engineering super fun to
> the Maker Faire audience.
> NYSCI Village: NYC?s hands-on science center presents a sampler of
> activities, demonstrations and experiments including a forced perspective
> photobooth, genetics gaming, underwater rovers and more.
> Nerdy Derby: NYU?s Interactive Telecommunications Program will host a
> special Nerdy Derby at the event. What?s a Nerdy Derby? It?s a miniature
> car building and racing competition inspired by the pinewood derbies of
> school days past. The competition rewards creativity, cleverness, and
> ingenuity?and there are no restrictions on the cars!
> Join us for the last week of Maker Camp on G+
> Maker Camp, sponsored by MAKE magazine, is a virtual summer camp for
> teens, with a focus on creating, building, and discovering. Please be sure
> to join us in our last week of Maker Camp on G+.
> The week starts out with one of our favorite Makers, +Jimmy DiResta who
> will show us how to make a Handmade Wood Journal, then we will hear from
> +Joey Hudy, showing us how to make a Marshmallow Cannon, then on to a show
> and tell with young makers in Sierra Leone, and ending with a
> #FieldTripFriday adventure to Disney Imagineering Studios.
> Learn more about Maker Camp on Google+ HERE.
> We look forward to seeing you at World Maker Faire.
> The Maker Faire Team
> Sponsored by:
> Goldsmith Sponsor:
> EARLY BIRD TICKETS ON SALE UNTIL AUGUST 31st, BUY YOURS NOW!
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