O'Reilly European Open Source Convention - October 17-20, 2005 - Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Maker Faire

Date: Wednesday, 19 October 2005
Time: 19:30 - 21:30
Location: Volmers Room I, II, III

Join Make magazine at the O'Reilly European Open Source Convention for the second Maker Faire, a premier event that brings the do-it-yourself mindset to the technology in your life. The event is a celebration of your right to tweak, hack, bend, and remix any technology to your own will. It's a chance to see the work of expert makers and join in and get your hands dirty. Here are some of the experts that will be there:

  • Phil Torrone -- computer, portable device and gadget hacking
  • Beth Goza -- digital crafting in the virtual world
  • Andy Huntington -- teachable Beatbox
  • Nick and Dom Ludlam -- Open Source Promise.tv kit and digital TV hacking
  • Fabienne Serriere -- electronics and computer hacks
  • Ewan Spence -- podcasting projects
  • Ulrika Ek -- crafting, linen, and silk screening
  • Bert Thomas -- electronic gadget hacking
  • Melissa Coleman and Nadya Peek -- spatial awareness with tactile feedback

Special Offer From MAKE -- Free copy of the digital edition of MAKE: Vol 03 now through 25 October.

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