NEW ENGLAND MAKER SUMMIT
Paving the Way for Innovation in Education & Business

How to Put Making to Work for You

November 17, 2017, 9:30 am – 4 pm
Gengras Student Union | University of Hartford

 

What are Makers? Makers are multi-disciplinary problem-solvers who face obstacles with creativity and find innovative, out-of-the-box solutions.

Learn how educational venues, libraries, businesses, and manufacturers can invest in Making today so Connecticut creates an innovative, effective workforce with Maker skills for tomorrow.

We are in the preliminary stages of developing the full program for  New England Maker Summit 2017. Please sign up for our Email Newsletter and follow us on Facebook and Twitter for updates!

EDUCATIONAL TRACK

  • Learn the 1-2-3 of creating a Maker Program in your library, classroom, or educational venue
  • Find available resources including curriculum, kits, learning platforms, trade literature, websites, and more
  • Listen, learn, and interact with those who have paved the way

BUSINESS & MANUFACTURING TRACK

  • Learn how to utilize Making to help solve the skills gap
  • Nurture Makers as the future talent pool in workforce development while simultaneously fostering creativity and learning in current employees in fun, accessible ways
  • Utilizing rapid iteration solutions like 3D printing, CNC machining, and computer-aided casting to increase your competitive edge in engaging large companies and manufacturers

 

SPONSORSHIP & EXHIBITING OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE

For more information,
Contact Devra Sisitsky, 860.833.5465, devra@makerspacect.com

 

SAVE THE DATE:

NOVEMBER 17, 2017
9:30 am - 4:00 pm


LOCATION:

University of Hartford
Gengras Student Union

200 Bloomfield Ave
West Hartford, CT 06117


DETAILS & REGISTRATION INFORMATION COMING SOON!


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The headquarters for the Maker Movement in Connecticut. Coming in 2018!

MakerspaceCT is a program of McEIVR, Inc., a 501(c)3 nonprofit.

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