Maker Talk: “Just another Hype” or “New ways of exploration and fabrication” – Discussing the International Maker and FabLab-Movement

Maker Faires and FabLabs attract people of all ages to explore new ideas, discover their creativity, craft and design products all over the world. How does this swirling Do-It-Yourself-movement relate to “traditional ways” of science, research and innovation? How can it contribute to new ways of “thinking outside the box”? Is this movement just another crazy idea?
Panel discussion with Prof. Claudius Lazzeroni (Essen), Rick Hall (Nottingham), Bart van de Laar (Groningen)


20:00 – 21:00 h