Digi International is the M2M expert, combining products and services as end-to-end solutions to drive business efficiencies. Digi provides the industry's broadest range of wireless products, a cloud computing platform tailored for devices and development services to help customers get to market fast with wireless devices and applications. Digi's entire solution set is tailored to allow any device to communicate with any application, anywhere in the world. For more information, visit Digi's website at www.digi.com.
Disney Citizenship:The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with five business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive. Disney is a Dow 30 company and had annual revenues of about $42.3 billion in its last fiscal year. Deeply rooted in The Walt Disney Company's long history of corporate citizenship is support for the well being of kids and families. That legacy is evident today in every facet of Disney's corporate responsibility approach ranging from community support and care for the planet to product integrity and quality workplaces. For more information visit, thewaltdisneycompany.com.
Roasting your own coffee is not only economical, it's awesome! We'll cover the basics of home roasting, including affordable equipment to get you started & tips on creating the perfect roast. Ends with samples for the audience and Q&A on the finer points of home roasting.
Cunning Turtle is here to provide Maker Faire with quirky fun memories using their entire inventory of custom Photobooths. Learn how easy and fun it is to build your own or just strike a pose at their many demo booths.
Imagine having your own building blocks of light that you can sculpt and reshape as you desire with unlimited possibilities. Light up your living space, desk space, work space, outdoors, etc. Do more with Dodecado.
Take the duct tape trend to a whole new level and invent a bracelet or other accessory that sparkles with colorful lights. Duct Tape Bling combines duct tape with conductive tape or thread, a battery, and colorful LED's.
How do we equip the current generation with the sustainability skills they need to address the 'grand challenges' such as climate change? We think hands-on, design-centered challenges are the key - and that's why we got a used dumpster. From design to implementation, students will use innovative math and science curricula to help Professor Dumpster transform the barely habitable garbage container into a sustainable house and interactive teaching lab. Professor Dumpster will need all the help he can get because he's about to make the dumpster his new home address!
At its core, engineering is really just figuring out how to solve problems when you don't have all the information in front of you. Engineer Steve Nordhauser of the Tech Valley Center of Gravity, a makerspace in Troy, NY, will take you through the eight steps needed to approach a problem and see it through to completion. Low-tech robotics instructor, English Major, and TVCOG Board Member Kathy Ceceri -- author of the family hands-on activity books "Geek Mom" and "Robotics: Discover the Science and Technology of the Future" -- will help keep the discussion at a level everybody can understand.
Stop by the Esurance booth to meet the Road to Maker Faire Challenge winner and check out our latest tech innovation: photo claims on Esurance Mobile.
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Shelter 2.0 is a digitally fabricated transitional shelter intended to serve disaster relief, homelessness, or other needs. In 2011, we installed 3 in Haiti. This talk describes the shelter, it's recent evolution, as well as the process of delivery.
Crafting and making isn't just for objects. You can also make/craft/invent a better personality, a stronger sense of ethics and new habits. I'll talk about how my various experiments (Biblical Living, Extreme Health) changed me. I'll discuss how important the ethos of experimentation is, and how it overlaps with the Maker movement.
The Careers in Welding Trailer is the only mobile exhibit on the road today that offers an educational experience for young people to educate them on the career opportunities in the welding industry. It includes five Lincoln VRTEX 360 virtual welding simulator stations and other interactive educational exhibits.
FlowX26 is a life-size version of the mobile app Flow Free. Instead of connecting circles using your finger, people will be walking on tiles that will light up. The game board is an interactive platform that reacts to steps.
We support ingenuity and the thinkers who use "remaking" to fulfill an individual vision, not only with the Ford Connect, but with anything that can be transformed to support a personal lifestyle, hobby or home business. Visit us at moversandmakers.tumblr.com.