Maker Faire Bay Area 2014
Founded in 2001, ServoCity is an online storefront providing a large selection of mechanical components for use in robotics, R/C applications, animatronics, videography, photography, industrial projects, and a wide array of other fields. Whether a hobbyist, tinker, DIYer or professional, we strive to provide our customers with the best experience doing what they enjoy. With the recent release of Actobotics™, ServoCity has added hundreds of new products in the last few months. The line’s popularity is growing fast and continues to expand at a rapid pace with unlimited applications such as custom 3D printers, robotic platforms, quad copters, camera dollies and sliders, rovers and much more.
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truTV new series Hack My Life, coming in early 2015, will be giving hands-on access and live demonstrations of everyday life hacks guaranteed to save today's busy adult a lot of time, effort and money.
RadioShack, a leading national retailer with more than 27,000 knowledgeable associates at more than 5,000 stores in 26 countries, is proud to return as a Goldsmith Sponsor of World Maker Faire New York. After high demand at Maker Faire Bay Area earlier this year, RadioShack will again host a learn-to-solder area, teaching participants of all ages the ins and outs of soldering. While trying out their soldering skills, faire-goers can experience RadioShack's on-site mobile device repair station, Fix It Here! Common device issues such as broken buttons, cracked screens and water damage can be repaired usually in a few hours by our trained Fix It Here! technicians. In addition, RadioShack will highlight weekend projects with DIY products and Make instructions. RadioShack is focused on connecting consumers with personalized solutions and discovering what's possible through the latest in consumer electronics. The company's updated product assortment incorporates national brands, industry-leading private brand products, mobile devices and wireless carriers. Customers can shop leading brands in headphones and speakers, wearable technology, smart toys and DIY supplies, connected home, power accessories and home entertainment. Find RadioShack on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube.
Creative Electron manufactures and distributes high performance, cost-effective, offline x-ray and optical inspection systems and test equipment used for quality assurance and counterfeit detection by the manufacturers and distributors of electronic systems and components.
As a company that sparks the imaginations of kids and families all over the world through storytelling, Disney plays an important role in nurturing the creative-thinking skills of the next generation of innovators and makers.
At the Disney World Maker Faire booth, kids and families are challenged to solve the Friends for Change Tangram Puzzle with help from Disney VoluntEARS. Puzzles are a great way to join together to practice problem solving, while creating inspiring designs of your own. The rules are simple; use all seven pieces to create a picture or design. The pieces must lie flat and are not allowed to overlap. It's a fun game with endless possibilities!
Disney is also excited to present its newest animated feature film, Disney's Big Hero Six at this year's Faire. Come see 3D printers in action creating miniature models of the film's robotic star Baymax, test your electronics building skills with littleBits, and sign up for the Big Hero Six XPRIZE Challenge where you can submit your idea to change the world.
There's more! Enjoy connected play and digital exploration through demos provided by Sphero and Snowshoe u2013 startup companies selected for a first-of-its-kind Disney Accelerator program powered by Techstars. The 15-week Accelerator mentorship and investment program gives today's innovators the opportunity to design the future of entertainment and technology like never before.
Complete your Disney Citizenship experience by joining us at our exclusive World Maker Faire KaBOOM! Imagination Playgroundu2122. Whether you're a kid or young at heart, put your creativity on display.
Continuing its longstanding support of the Maker Movement, Disney is the title sponsor of the 2014 New York World Maker Faire, bringing the best of DIY ingenuity to 75,000 kids and families. Disney supports dreamers and doers through a wide variety of programs across the Company's businesses and brands, which include: Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, Walt Disney Studios, Walt Disney Consumer Products, Walt Disney Interactive, Disney | ABC Television Group, Pixar, Marvel, Lucasfilm, and ESPN, among others.
Microsoft 3D printing, computers and electronics
Built upon the philosophy of freedom, Aleph Objects, Inc. is transforming the 3D printer industry. Based in Loveland, Colorado, we are committed to Libre Innovation, which means the hardware and software we create is free to be copied modified and converted by all users. Empowering customers is part of our innovative spirit, and why we set out to manufacture the LulzBot line of rapid prototyping 3D printers, the first ever hardware product to receive the Respects Your Freedom (RYF) certification from the Free Software Foundation.
With more than 1,500 books in print and e-formats, Apress is the authoritative source for IT professionals, software developers, and business leaders all over the world. Apress provides high-quality, no-fluff content that helps serious technology professionals build a comprehensive pathway to career success. Since 2007, Apress has been part of Springer Science+Business Media, one of the world's leading scientific, technical, and medical publishing houses, enabling global distribution of Apress publications. For more information, please visit www.apress.com. We will be making Arduino Adventures LED buttons and will have a book signings by ''Mastering 3D Printing'' author Joan Horvath and ''Arduino and LEGO Projects'' author Jon Lazar. Limited free books will be available during these signing times.
Let's make your own circuit on a paper at home and office. AgIC is a start-up that provides solutions to make circuit boards more accessible. We developed two products, circuit marker and printer, based on conductive silver ink. Using our circuit marker, you can write your circuit as you use normal marker. Our printing solution lets you print your design into a circuit board, just using a normal inkjet printer and conductive ink cartridges. It takes only a few minutes to draw or print your circuit. At Maker Faire, try out our circuit markers and see what we can make with our products.
Play-i is a startup that creates robots for children to program.
BuildTak is a thin, durable plastic sheet that adheres to the print bed of FFF 3D printers to provide an ideal surface for 3D printing. It replaces the need for blue masking tape, kapton or other alternatives and works with PLA, ABS and more. Composed of high quality, heat-resistant raw materials, BuildTak reliably allows for 3D printed objects to adhere to the build platform while printing, and then allows for clean, easy removal of completed builds.
Discover the world of open hardware with Raspberry Pi Geek magazine! Raspberry Pi Geek is the first commercial print magazine dedicated to Raspberry Pi and the open hardware revolution. Each issue offers special projects and expert advice on configuring, programming, and hardware hacking for the Raspberry Pi, with additional coverage of other open platforms such as BeagleBone and Arduino.
Founded in 2008, DFRobot is a robotics and open source hardware provider, catering to hardware engineers, DIY enthusiasts and interactive designers. Our ever-growing product catalog boasts over 900 components and widgets from sensors, robotic platform, communication modules to 3D printers. With our mission of driving the future rooted in our corporate culture, our research and development team have constantly innovated with latest technology and collaborated with various tech giants such as Intel, Microsoft and Texas Instruments to maximize our impact. Besides, we strive to promote makers cultures by providing tools, electronics and training for schools, hacker spaces and hackathon events. In 2012, we opened the second hacker space Mushroom Cloud in Shanghai?s high-tech park to provide public greater access to maker culture.
Toyota Activities at World Maker Faire
World Maker Faire is very pleased to welcome back Toyota as a Goldsmith Sponsor. Toyota will host several exciting opportunities for Faire attendees to get hands-on with Toyota, including:
u2022 Power Racing Seriesu2014Attendees can watch teams from around the country compete in this nationwide circuit in their self-created electric vehicles as their race on unique full-size tracks.
u2022 Prius Plug-in Hybrid Derbyu2014Mini Prius Plug-in Hybrids will be available for attendees to race on a special electric slot car track in Toyota's exhibit.
u2022 Vehicle Demonstrationu2014The full-size Prius Plug-in Hybrid will be on hand for Faire goers to learn all about the most efficient Prius yet. In addition, Toyota will also be showcasing the u201cU2u201d Urban Utility concept by Calty Design Research.
u2022 Charging Stations in Toyota Exhibitu2014Attendees can enjoy recharging their devices while at the event utilizing power stations inside Toyota's exhibit.
o About Toyota
Toyota (NYSE:TM), the world's top automaker and creator of the Prius, is committed to building vehicles for the way people live through itsToyota, Lexus and Scion brands. Over the past 50 years, Toyota has built more than 25 million cars and trucks in North America, where it operates 14 manufacturing plants and directly employs more than 40,000 people. The company's 1,800 North American dealerships sold more than 2.5 million cars and trucks in 2013 u2013 and about 80 percent of all Toyota vehicles sold over the past 20 years are still on the road today. For more information about Toyota, visitwww.toyotanewsroom.com.
Cornell Engineering will be showing robots that Cornell Engineering students make and work on. We will also be providing information on how we train makers and engineers to listen to customer feedback, measure demand for products and commercialize their ideas to further their work.
Powered by PepsiCo, BEVLAB at Maker Faire is a pop-up lab that mixes hands-on experimentation with moderated discussions, and a sampling station. It is designed to spark discussion around the future of beverages and give makers of all kinds a hands-on opportunity to experience the future of beverage creation.
Participants will experience the lab in groups starting with a short moderated discussion (BEVFORUM) around the future of beverages. After the discussion, the group will be randomly assigned to one of four experiments in which they will receive instruction and be allowed to make their own future beverage concept.
Visitors will be able to see and interact with several of our products as well as learn about our First Build collaborative initiative. We will be demonstrating how our smart water pitcher and our revolutionary food waste disposer work. In addition, we will be showcasing some of the innovative prototypes our community is building for our Chill Hub project.
UDOO (www.udoo.org) is an open-source hardware single board computer that features a powerful Freescale applications processor with an embedded Arduino integrated on board. Supporting both Android and Linux, UDOO is an extremely versatile prototyping board for software and hardware development and design; it?s easy to use and enables the creation of innovative projects with minimum programming and interfacing knowledge. UDOO takes your DIY projects to the next level and it?s a powerful tool for education and creativity!
MakerBot, a subsidiary of Stratasys Ltd., is leading the Next Industrial Revolution by setting the standards in reliable and affordable desktop 3D printing. Founded in 2009, MakerBot has built the largest installed base of desktop 3D printers sold to innovative and industry-leading customers worldwide, including engineers, architects, designers, educators and consumers. The MakerBot 3D Ecosystem drives accessibility and rapid adoption of 3D printing and includes Thingiverse.com, the MakerBot Digitizer Desktop 3D Scanner, the MakerBot Replicator line of Desktop 3D Printers, MakerBot Desktop, the MakerBot MakerCareu00ae Protection Plan, the MakerBot Retail Stores and strategic partnerships with top-tier brands. MakerBot has been honored with many accolades, including Popular Mechanics' u201cOverall Winneru201d for best 3D printer, Time's u201cBest Inventions of 2012,u201d Popular Mechanics' u201cEditor's Choice Award,u201d Popular Science's u201cProduct of the Year,u201d Fast Company's u201cOne of the World's Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Consumer Electronicsu201d and many more. Join the Next Industrial Revolution by following MakerBot at makerbot.com.
Autodesk helps people imagine, design and create a better world. Everyone--from design professionals, engineers and architects to digital artists, students and hobbyistsu2014uses Autodesk software to unlock their creativity and solve important challenges. For more information visit autodesk.com or follow @autodesk.
The worlds leading delta style 3D Printers. From DIY kits to completely assembled ready to print machines, materials and supplies, and one of the larges online desktop 3D printing communities, SeeMeCNC has you covered. Come see the NEW Rostock MAX v2 DIY kits and Orion Delta ready to print desktop 3D printers and meet the guys behind them.
Freescale is a maker of microcontrollers, microprocessors, sensors, analog ICs and connectivity. Come browse some great boards to get you started like Teensy 3.1, Freedom Board, Humming Board, RIoT Board, Wand Board and more..
Uber is a mobile app that connects riders to drivers with the push of a button. Request a ride in the app and a driver will appear in minutes to take you where you need to go. Payment is automatic and no cash or tip needed.
Carbide Labs is working to make modern electronics design accessible to everyone. We'll be demonstrating the Pick 'n Paste: a low-cost desktop circuit board assembly tool. The Pick 'n Paste enables circuit design with components both smaller and more powerful than those used in typical breadboard designs. We'll be running the prototype and discussing ways the system can help your next project! Feel free to stop by!
We will be hosting a meetup at TechShop with Autodesk, FormLabs and Occipital, open to all 3D printing enthusiasts!
Far more than just an online 3D printing service, i.materialise helps people to materialise their creative ideas. With over 20 years of experience in the technology, more than 70 3D printers, and the largest selection of materials (including metals) and finishes out there, our support goes beyond 3D printing to address our clients' real needs. Whether you are looking for a specific solution, starting a business or simply want to get your name out there, i.materialise is the partner you can count on. i.materialise, supporting your online 3D printing needs. i.materialise, supporting your online 3D printing needs.
Ultimaker is open source and is a pioneer in the field of 3D printing. Come to our booth 815 and have a chat with us. We can tell you all about Ultimaker and 3D Printing!
We will be performing seminars, teaching how to build a Meccano models and the customer can take it home to continue the fun. We will also have tables with Free play where people can came and spend time using the parts and build whatever they want. Kids and Family will all enjoy the Meccano zone.
Established in 2002, Shenzhen ESUN Industrial Co., Ltd. is a high-tech enterprise specializing in researching, developing, producing and operating degradable polymer materials. ESUN own three different R&D centers, which specialized in material syntheses, modification and application. Since 2007 ESUN has began to research 3D printing material , PLA,ABS,PVA,conductive,HIPS,nylon,Polymorph,and flexible filament etc. With exclusive professional formulas and professional production lines, ESUN 3D filament is characterized by round shape, accurate diameter, high tenacity, uniform color shade and stable melting point.
A Goldsmith Sponsor of Maker Faire and founding sponsor of the Maker Education Initiative, Intel delivers accessible and open development platforms to the maker community to empower makers of all ages.
Working to spark the imagination of electronics enthusiasts and Makers everywhere by providing them the tools and materials they need to bring their creativity to life.
Metasphere is a platform that connects hardware and software interfaces for developers of any skill level, from beginner to enterprise. Metasphere addresses the lack of flexible communication between hardware and software with instant plug and go connections in few lines of ready-made code. Metasphere brings higher level programming languages and powerful features to low level hardware, shortening the length of time and effort required to engineer new ideas from prototyping to product. We will be demonstrating the metasphere platform with one of our projects, a motorcycle remote started using an Arduino and a smart phone. The project includes a riding jacket with wearable LED's that sync with the motorcycle's turn signals and break lights. The project will highlight metasphere's realtime data capture taking statistics from the motorcycle including geospatial data, gauge outputs, and more.
Since 1996, ShopBot Tools' mission has been to make the empowering technology of digital fabrication widely accessible and usable. ShopBot's subtractive digital fabrication (CNC) tools, working across a range of sizes, deliver the power, precision and reliability of digital tools traditionally costing thousands of dollars more. ShopBot tools are designed and built in Durham, North Carolina, USA. Stop by our booth and you'll see our popular Desktop tools and our Handibot Smart Power Tools at work! You can even enter to win a FREE Handibot Tool.
Italian Trade Agency will feature 12 of Italy's best known makers, offering a number of innovative designs, machinery, technology and more.
Wiley will have a selection of its books for sale, on topics like Raspberry Pi, Arduino, LEGO Mindstorm and Minecraft. We have been lucky enough to persuade some of the most creative and inspirational Makers to write for us, and as a result we have some tremendously exciting books available. Stop by our stand to see what we can help you make. And while you're there, make sure you enter our competition to win a copy of every book at the show!
Micro Center is introducing our new $999.99 PowerSpec 3D Pro 3D Printer at World Maker Faire New York. To celebrate, we will be giving away one of these new 3D printers per hour during World Maker Faire New York. Attendees can register in our booth for a chance to win one of the 17 new PowerSpec 3D Pro 3D Printers we will be giving away. Those who visit our booth will also receive free filaments.
Cooking Hacks, the open source hardware division of Libelium, is an online retail store that brings the Internet of Things to everyone by making electronics affordable, easy to learn, and fun. Cooking Hacks believes that when cooking and electronics projects share first class ingredients and a set of step-by-step instructions, they produce the best results. In addition to products, components, and tools, Cooking Hacks offers online tutorials and videos to make creating tasty electronics as easy as cooking. Cooking Hacks is supported by a worldwide community of developers, designers, engineers, hobbyists, inventors, and makers who love to create electronics with sensors, robotics, Arduino, and Raspberry Pi. Creators of the Arduino Xbee shield among other add-ons, Cooking Hacks is an active contributor to the maker community, bringing 3G connectivity to Arduino. In our stand you will find all our products developed since 2007, including XBee, GPRS, 3G, Radiation Sensor board, e-Health and HVAC IR Remote for Arduino and Raspberry Pi as well as Waspmote, our Open Source Sensor Platform for the Community. Visit us to meet special and funny demos based in Arduino and don't forget to attend the speech given by Mike Script, from GuardIt, about INSPIRE: the smart device which detects pneumonia in babies.
Simplify3Du2122 Software is a powerful, integrated control center for all your 3D printing projects. The software includes model preparation tools, model repair tools, print customization settings, a lightening-fast slicing utility, a highly detailed print visualizer, and a customized printer control panel. Simplify3D replaces several individual applications with one integrated program. Take control of your 3D printing workflow and produce stunning results with Simplify3D Software! Simplify the workflow. Improve the end result. Both are possible! During Maker Faire, we will demonstrate the software and the unique capabilities to do some of the following: - demonstrate how to print multi-part build plates - demonstrate how to use support structures to enable printing of large, complex models - demonstrate how to use the print visualizer to identify areas to improve your prints - demonstrate our software being used on 3 state-of-the-art new 3D printers (different manufacturers)
LEGO bricks allows you to build and rebuild anything you can imagine, even working robots! At the World Makerfaire, LEGO presents LEGOu00ae MINDSTORMSu2122, the construction system that allows you to build and program robots that walk, talk, think and do anything you can imagine! At the LEGO booth you will meet fan ROBOT MAK3RS that show only the mind is the limit for what you can create using LEGOu00ae MINDSTORMSu2122.
VEX IQ is a robotics platform designed to transform STEM learning for young students and their teachers. Students as young as 8 can jump right in and snap robots together using this intuitive, toolless platform while educators can utilize the free VEX IQ Curriculum to help teach them valuable lessons and skills that are needed in today's changing world. The VEX IQ system was designed to be simple and easy for students to use. Structural pieces snap together and come apart without tools, allowing for quick build times and easy modifications. A variety of gears, wheels and other accessories allows for complete customization of VEX IQ projects and mobile robots. The Robot Brain takes high-end, powerful technology and simplifies it for educational use while keeping a high ceiling. Connect any combination of up to 12 Smart Port devices to the Robot Brain, which can then be controlled by built-in programs or programmed via a computer and compatible software program. In addition to using pre-programmed instructions, VEX IQ robots can be controlled by drivers using the Controller. VEX IQ sensors, including a color sensor, gyroscope, or distance sensor allow for advanced robots and teaching opportunities. Free graphical programming software, powered by Modkit, allows for custom robot commands, sensor interaction and more. ROBOTC 4.0 for VEX IQ, created by Robomatter Inc. and supported by Carnegie Mellon Robotics Academy, allows robot programming in C. VEX Assembler powered by Autodesk 123D adapts the power of Autodesk's advanced 3D modeling tools, giving students the ability to assemble and test VEX IQ mechanisms and robots virtually. The affordable, accessible and scalable VEX IQ system will take STEM education at younger ages to a whole new level.
With more than 7000 print locations 3D Hubs is the largest and fastest growing 3D printing network. Providing over 1 billion people access to a 3D printer within 10 miles of their home.
Developed by a team of mechanical engineers and industrial designers, Mighty Mug is the only mug that grips to your desk when knocked into, but lifts naturally. Featured in over 100 publications and television shows worldwide, Mighty Mug and its patented Smartgrip technology is sure to excite and amaze. Whether you are looking for a vacuum insulated mug to keep your beverage warm on the go, an ice tumbler for those hot summer days, or a travel mug to fit your single-serve coffee machine, there is a Mighty Mug tailored to your needs.
There is transformative power at the heart of every Deltau00ae product. From Touch2Ou00ae Technology that turns faucets on and off with just a touch to H2Okineticu00ae shower technology that provides the feeling of more water without using more water; Deltau00ae products incorporate smart thinking that anticipates people's needs. Paired with beautiful and inspirational design, the Deltau00ae brand is more than just a faucet. A WaterSenseu00ae partner of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Delta Faucet Company is a global organization offering kitchen and bath faucets, showerheads, tub and shower systems, toilets, bath sinks and related accessories, selling products in more than 53 countries. For more information, visit www.deltafaucet.com.
dog hunter, a company with headquarters in the USA (Boston), in Switzerland (Zug) and in Taiwan, designs, develops and produces WiFi modules supported by the Linino distribution of Linux and aimed at the educational, hobby and industrial sectors. Through its controlled company DH Labs in Italy it designs and develops solutions for sensors' management and control for the industrial sector. Arduino Yun, Linino ONE, Linino Yun Shield, Freedog, OpenSDA, Lucky Shield for Linino ONE are the most known modules by worldwide Makers and you'll find them at dog hunter's booth, together with newly developed prototypes. A team of Linino engineers and staff will be at the booth, ready to give you demonstrations, all of the information you need and to show some of the potentialities of the WiFi modules. Some sample projects will be on show, too...come and visit the booth to be astonished by the many uses of the company's products!
Founded in 2013, XYZprinting is dedicated to bringing cost-effective 3D printing to consumers and businesses around the world. With proven industry expertise and an innovative spirit, XYZprinting is poised to break down the barriers of the 3D printing industry by creating easy-to-use devices that provide an outstanding user experience. XYZprinting is backed by worldu2019s leading electronic manufacturing conglomerate--- Kinpo Group, which earns more than $30 Billion in revenue annually and has more than 8,500 engineers in research and development across four continents. Kinpo Group has more than 15 years of experience developing and manufacturing printers for both personal and commercial use. XYZprintingu2019s first printer, da Vinci 1.0, won the CES 2014 Editorsu2019 Choice Award for being the most approachable and affordable 3D printing machine. It was also recognized by Tomu2019s Guide Readersu2019 Choice Award in the same year. Currently, XYZprinting has offices in China, Japan, the United States and Europe.
3D Maker World is a U.S.-based 3D printing technology company. At the NYC World Maker Faire, the company will demonstrate its newly released Artifex-2 3D Printer, which comes with both flexible material extrusion and dual extrusion capability in a single unit without tool change.
About Mozilla Webmaker
Webmaker is a part of Mozilla's non-profit mission to create a more open, web literate world. Our free, online toolsu2013X-Ray Goggles, Thimble, Popcorn and Appmakeru2013help people become makers while learning web mechanics, code and other valuable skills as they go. Webmaker's global community of educators and mentors also promote web literacy through hosting events and creating curriculum and other content that focuses on making and learning. Visit http://webmaker.org to learn more.
About Hive Learning Networks
Hive Learning Networks are a growing constellation of communities around the globe that are championing digital skills and web literacy through connected learning. Organizations (libraries, museums, schools and non-profit startups) and individuals (educators, designers, community catalysts and makers) come together to create learning opportunities for youth, and to design innovative practices and tools that build the field for greater impact, and contribute to their own professional development within an active community of practice.
Make your mark with Dremel. Interact with the tools and see the exciting new tool released at Maker Faire.
SmartJarsu00ae are a unique and truly handy way to help Makers organize garages, workshops, craft rooms, and kitchens. SmartJarsu00ae launched a successful Kickstarter while attending last year's World Maker Faire NY and are now available online. Stop by the booth for samples and to check out the product firsthand.
Liquid Wrench celebrates makerspaces! Come check out the folks from the Milwaukee Makerspace from Milwaukee, WI and Pumping Station: One from Chicago, IL.
NASA will be highlighting: - Centennial Challenges - CubeSat - 3D Printer on the International Space Station
Draw electronics with a rollerball pen on paper! With our highly conductive Circuit Scribe pen and electronic modules, create complex circuits with light sensors and motors, or draw a greeting card that lights up as you open it. We have all our modules and plenty of pens and paper for hours of fun.
littleBits is the New York-u00adbased startup that is making hardware limitless. The company makes a library of electronic modules that snap together with magnets to let anyone build, invent, and prototype with electronics u00adu00adu2013 no soldering, wiring, or programming required. littleBits breaks down powerful technology u2013 from music with the littleBits Synth Kit, to space exploration with the littleBits Space Kit, to the Internet of Things with the cloudBit u2013 and makes them accessible and easy to understand. The littleBits library includes more than five kits and nearly 60 interoperable modules with products sold in 70 countries around the world. The company was founded in 2011 by MIT graduate, TED Senior Fellow and Open Hardware Summit cofounder Ayah Bdeir, and has grown to be a global leader in hardware. littleBits has one mission: To put the power of electronics into everyone's hands.
We are designers. But we don't just design products. From award-winning classics like the Super SportsDisk to newer creations like OGOBILD, we don't just design toys or sporting goods - we design something more...We design active play for all ages. We design endless hours of fun for your children. And hours of fun with your children. OgoSport was founded in 2004 by a duo of accomplished designers from world-renowned school of design, the Pratt Institute. Our talented roster of creators formed the company to question the current direction of play, and these inquires have inspired us to seek new directions in product development. Accordingly, we have set the following criteria for products that carry the OgoSport name: Encourage active play and exercise Age ranges span from young children to grandparents Encourage play between all age combinations in-between Allow for open-ended exploration and experimentation Opportunities for both indoor and outdoor play Benefits for therapy and children with special needs Safety, quality, and integrity Batteries not required
Epilog Laser will be demonstrating the latest in laser technology and giving away some cool laser-etched/cut samples! Make sure to stop by and learn about all the things you can MAKE with a laser! Epilog Laser is the leading designer and manufacturer of CO2 and fiber laser engraving, cutting and marking systems. Used for prototyping, creating 3D models, engraving logos and much more, Epilog Laser has always been a huge supporter of the Maker Movement.
We'll be showcasing our MCU LaunchPad development ecosystem and Energia open-source software framework for rapid prototyping. We'll even have Robert Wessels, creator of Energia, in our booth teaching showgoers how to get started using his open-source software framework with our LaunchPad development kits.
MadeSolid is a startup which focuses on the development of advanced materials for 3D printers. We have researched and develop a variety of materials for both UV laser printers and FFF style. We will be live printing with the material and have prints ready for you to touch!
AIO Robotics developed the world's first All-In-One 3D Printer ZEUS. This device can scan, print, copy, and fax 3D objects with just the touch of a button. Very intuitive. ZEUS comes ready out of the box. Setup time less than 10 min.
As the industry leader in Connected Play, we are defining the future of fun. Founded by Ian Bernstein and Adam Wilson, passionate robotics and software engineers, we create connected toys, fusing emerging technology with the latest innovations in robotics. Unlike traditional toys, our robots and software allow us to create ever-evolving experiences u2013 changing the way people play, learn and explore. Based in Boulder, Colorado, the Sphero team takes fun very seriously. We have found that people learn about Sphero best when they get to play with it. So we have developed an event track (can vary in size but is optimal at 6' x 18') that allows for up to 6 different people to drive and play with Sphero at the same time. In the track are certain obstacles and jumps that add to the challenge. We bring with us a branded backdrop that is 8' x 20' to fit behind the track, and a TV monitor with video of Sphero and Ollie in action. In addition to the driving experience, we sometimes do on-site giveaways and live demonstrations.
Transit Connect Pinewood Race. Ford designed this space to speak to the ingenuity of the thinkers, tinkers, hobbyists and tech enthusiasts who use u201cremakingu201d to fulfill an individual vision. Stop by to create and race your own mini Pinewood Transit Connect Vehicle. And share your experience via our Instagram hashtag printer. Check out the winning Transit Connect designs from the Makers Design Challengeu2014a partnership with DIY blogs, Boing Boing and Make. The challenge encouraged Makers to put their creative vision on display by transforming the Transit Connect into their very own mobile lab.
The Extraordinaires Design Studio is a game that allows player to create and dream up wild and wonderful inventions. We aim to introduce the steps before the 'making' - the brainstorming, the innovation and the formation of the idea and design. The Extraordinaires are a range of colourful characters, made unique by the job they do, the environment they live in or their appearance. What is it like to invent a remote control for a pirate or somewhere to sleep for a vampire teen? Come by and find out!
MathWorks is the leading developer of mathematical computing software. Engineers and scientists worldwide rely on its products to accelerate the pace of discovery, innovation, and development. Demonstrations of MATLAB and Simulink integrated with Arduino, Raspberry Pi, and Lego Mindstorms.
Annikken Andee has simplified the entire process for mobile integration with Arduino projects. You don't need iOS or Android programming to create functional UI on your touch screen device. Buttons, sliders, graphs, text input and many more for all the customisation you need! Bundled together with Annikken App and Annikken resource library, our board brings your Arduino projects to the next level.
ROBLOX is the most flexible free online platform on which to create and publish engaging, multi-player games. Learn from experts how to start creating games using the free ROBLOX integrated dev environment, multi-platform support, and a global cloud of servers. With ROBLOX, you make the game.
Formlabs is revolutionizing 3D printing by making the precision of stereolithography more attainable with the Form 1: an affordable high-resolution desktop printers for professional makers, designers, and engineers.
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Learn to solder by making your very own blinking LED rocket ship pin, for free, to wear proudly. RadioShack will also host a Fix It Here Station to repair broken devices and Weekend Project instruction cards.
Founded by Jules Pieri and Joanne Domeniconi, The Grommet is a launch platform for innovative products with a purpose by Makers with stories. Visit our booth to experience a variety of early-stage products in action.
American Bones is a multi media art investigation of American cultural identity. The 7'long laser cut roller coaster is the icon and souvenir for the project. Translated through multiple digital fabrication methods.