Principles, applications and implications of digital fabrication. Directed by Neil Gershenfeld Fab Academy is the distributed educational platform of the worldwide network of Fab Labs. It started as an extended version of the How to make (almost) anything class at MIT, and is becoming an opportunity for new labs managers, as well as advanced inventors […]
This is the third edition of the Fab Academy program, developed by the Fab Lab Network. The Fab Academy is a distributed education system which covers the principles, applications and implications of digital fabrication, consists on a 20 week program based on processes, techniques and tools, as well as the development of new machines and […]
Fab Academy 2011 program. Projects presentation and exhibition. Open House at the Fab Lab. 15 Labs around the world shared the last 6 months on projects from Circuit production to Furniture design. More than 8 countries such as Iceland, Kenya, the Netherlands, Spain or United States participated in the second edition of the newly […]
The Fab Academy 2011 is under developement through the Fab Lab Network, and projects are starting to be shaped and prepared for the final presentations and exhibition to be held in the videoconference system on June the 1st. The majority of the modules have been completed, which come across different digital fabrication techniques, from microcontroller […]
Professor Neil Gershenfeld (Director of CBA at MIT), leads the second year of the Fab Academy. 50 Participants from 14 different sites. The Fab Academy 2011 has started on January 19th, 3pm Barcelona, 9am Boston, 6am California, 11pm Japan. Students from countries such as South Africa, United States, Iceland, Netherlands, Peru and Spain are participating […]
Fab Boot Camp January 10- 14, 2010 One week crash course in fab lab tools and processes by the gurus of the fab lab network. For new fab lab managers, teachers, and people who want a fast training course.
Here is the updated program of the Fab Academy 2011. Applications are open until December 24th. Please check application procedure HERE The Fab Academy provides instruction and supervises investigation of mechanisms, applications, and implications of digital fabrication. Just as communications and computation went from analog to digital, resulting in PCs and the Internet, the digitization […]