This event is part of the European Maker Week, an initiative promoted by European Commission and implemented by Maker Faire Rome in collaboration with Startup Europe. It's a celebration of makers and innovators all over Europe.

European Maker Week at BONEVET

European Maker Week at BONEVET

BONEVET will be active during the whole week with events and activities that will be held on certain schedules, and each day will have a different topic (i.e. Electronics, Programming, Design, Mechanics, etc.), where each day will have different participants. Our target will be individuals of community starting from the age of 8 to unlimited age above that, where each activity will have 50% girls and 50% boys, encouraging everybody to participate. We are aiming to have proper speakers from the fields before mentioned with the aim of inspiring new makers and transmit the making philosophy.

The overall schedule for the European Maker Week at BONEVET can be found below:

-> Monday, May 30th - 3D Printing Day
(during the first day we plan on organizing workshops that include 3D modeling and design, as well as creating a 3D printer from scratch, ending with a presentation from Ms. Leana Mahmuti, one of the pioneers of 3D printing in Kosova)

-> Tuesday, May 31st - Software Programming and Design Day
(workshops on Mobile Programming with Girls Coding Kosova, Web Programming with Ruby, Branding design with Mates will be organized during the second day of EMW at BONEVET, ending with a presentation from Mergim Cahani, founder of Gjirafa, the most successful startup in Kosovo)

-> Wednesday, June 1st - Makerkids and Electronics Day
(as can be implied from the name, during Wednesday the first part will be dedicated to youngsters below the age of 18 with workshops on littleBits, Scratch with JCoders and Robotics, whereas in the second part of the day they will learn electronics with Arduino, ending with a presentation from Glenn Noble, founder of TekFuze)

-> Thursday, June 2nd - Open Source and Open Data Day
(the maker movement depends a lot on open source software and hardware so we dedicated a whole day of events to it, starting with a workshop on open data visualization, open source project presentation and demos in collaboration with Open Data Kosovo (Endrit Bytyqi) and Prishtina Hackerspace, as well as Open Maps with Yll Ferizi)

-> Friday, June 3rd - Mechanics, Woodworking, Arts and Crafts Day
(EMW at BONEVET will end with woodworking workshops, as well as mechanics with CNC workshop with Mark and Ernest Culaj, together with a lot of activities including arts and crafts, ending with a presentation from Ideal Vejsa, founder of Maden and Orendi)

Fondacioni BONEVET

Vellezerit Frasheri p.n



03/06/2016 20:00