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Shenzhen makerspaces update, Nov 2017

MakerFaire MakerSpace Shenzhen

Shenzhen makerspaces update, Nov 2017

If you have any electronic devices, chances are many parts of it come from this small part of the world: Shenzhen Huaqiang area. As the MakerBay team is visiting for the Shenzhen MakerFaire, we took a chance to visit some of the new makerspaces "on the block" - and get updated with the "mature ones". We split the team in 2, but still it was a very packed day as we added to these visits, the SEG electronics market, the OCT Loft area, OCAT and finished the day with a blind massage! HAX https://youtu.be/zi-nzCuzaxUIt was very exciting to see how quickly HAX has...

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Hong Kong Mini MakerFaire 2017, at Poly U

MakerBay MakerFaire

Hong Kong Mini MakerFaire 2017, at Poly U

We really had a blast this year at the Hong Kong MakerFaire. MakerBay was presented in 8 booths and we had many interactive exhibits that thousands of visitors enjoyed. Special thanks to Pieter Franken and Ken Wong for the pictures. Great team work from the MakerBay team and volunteers - well done! MakerBay School In the future, robots and AI will become increasingly prevalent. What can humans do that robots cannot do? The current school system does not prepare Hong Kong students comprehensively for 21st century challenges and opportunities. Maker education / STEM education can be a great complement to...

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