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Maker Faire Rome 2019 - Call for universities and research institutes


20 March 2019

Maker Faire Rome is an event designed to turn the spotlight on hundreds of projects from around the world that are able to catapult visitors into the future. Public universities and research institutes are invited to submit their research projects.


Maker Faire Rome combines science, science fiction, technology, entertainment and business to create something totally new. It is an event created to cater to curious participants of all ages, wishing to experience first-hand the makers’ inventions. Inventions that are the result of a desire to solve everyday problems, whether big or small.

The call is open until 24 June 2019. More information is available on the Maker faire Rome 2019 website.

Background:

Maker Faire is the Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity and resourcefulness, and a celebration of the Maker Movement. It is a place where people of all ages and backgrounds gather together to show what they are making, and share what they are learning. Maker Faire Rome is the European edition of Maker Faire. It’s organised by InnovaCamera, a Special Agency of the Rome Chamber of Commerce, whose mission is to place the city of Rome at the centre of the debate on innovation, by spreading the digital culture, and developing the individual and collective entrepreneurship that is so integral to the Maker movement genetic makeup.

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