Special Programme for Maker Faire Singapore 2015

A series of forums in Maker Faire 2015 aims to bring the Maker mindset more mainstream in Singapore. A Stellar List of Speakers will be speaking about the wonderful work they are doing, in the fields of Education, Business and Social Change.

This year, the fun starts before Maker Faire and goes on after the Faire. On 9th July, head over to Art Science Museum for Art Science Late. 2015:time:space: is a collaborative work of voices, electronic instruments, live processing, tape and video.

On the 13th, join us for a tour of some of the key makerspaces in Singapore, including the National Design Centre and Kampung Kampus. Learn about how you can be part of the Maker Movement in Singapore! Register



Time Programme
9th July 2015
7.00pm Art Science Late at Art Science Museum, Singapore
11th July 2015
11.00am Start of Maker Faire Singapore
11.30pm Welcome address and Keynote speechesLaunch of Busy Hands, Happy Hearts – Stories, projects and inspirations on Making from Families in Singapore
12.30pm Forum: The Business of Making

Prof Neo Kok Beng, Chairman, Pirate3D, President and CEO, AWAK
Dennis List,Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer, ROCKI
Nick Jacobs, New Markets, Intel Asia Pacific, Japan
Tan Toi Ngee, Business Lead, Nana
Ian Goh,Patent Associate, Yusarn Audrey
Daniel Lee Tse En, Patent Associate Yusarn Audrey
3.00pm Forum:Making in Education
Dale Dougherty, CEO, Maker Media
Saminathan Gopal, Pricipal, STEM Inc
Erik Thortennson, Founder, Strawbees
Isabelle Desjeux, Creative Director, Playeum, The Play Museum
Sonak Anshul, Intel Mobile Telecommunications
7.15pm Makers Networking Party
12th July 2015
11.00am Nico Nico Gakkai: Rapid fire presentation by Makers
1.00pm Stage Performace: DIY Medieval costumes
2.00pm Forum: Making for Social Change
Tay Lai Hock, Kampung Chief, Ground Up Initiative
Dr Prahlad Vadekkepat, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, NUS
Veerappan Swaminathan, Founder, Sustainable Living Lab
Chandni Manoharan,Design Centric Programme, NUS
Sattiya L & Anshul Sonak, Intel Mobile Telecommunications
13th July 2015
10.00am-5.00pm Tour of Makerspaces in Singapore – National Design Centre, Block 71, HackerspaceSG, CRADLE lab @ Science Centre Singapore, Kampung Kampus (Ground Up Initiative). Register

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