The Elephant & Castle Mini Maker Faire, London’s first Maker Faire, will be taking over the London College of Communication on Saturday, 6th July 2013 from 10:00–18:00. It brings together Makers, designers, engineers, tech enthusiasts and more to share their amazing work and passion for making with the public.
Mini Maker Faire Meetup
On Saturday 7th July at the Victoria and Albert Museum will be followed by a Mini Maker Faire Meetup. I will be part of a panel discussion to explore the idea of "Politics of Making"and the social and cultural significance of the Maker Movement further.
Keynote speakers on the include:
- Cory Docotrow: Blogger, journalist, science fiction author and co-editor of weblog Boing Boing
- Tim Hunkin: Engineer, cartoonist, writer, and artist
There will be three panel discussions with:
- Martin Dittus: Member at the London Hackspace and part of the Occupy London Tech Team
- Sarah Corbet: Sarah Corbett from the Craftivist Collective
- Nelly Trakidou:Member of The Change Makers
Hosted by Chaired by Eva Verhoeven, the event will be held in Victoria and Albert Museum, at Lydia and Manfred Gorvy Lecture Theatre on 7th July 2013, 10.30 am
Further information and tickets are available online: http://makerfaireelephantandcastle.com