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12-10-2016

On 12 October 2016, we officially open the Smart Kids Lab at the Cinekid Festival. From the lab, we also present the first online platform to let children build their own sensors.

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10-10-2016

Lucas Evers (Open Wetlab) of Waag Society has contributed to a new publication of COGEM titled 'Gentechdebat op scherp'.

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07-10-2016

Bringing innovators together, that is what Amsterdam Health is about: the online platform where you meet other health professionals. And of course, the Creative Care Lab initiatives of Waag Society are on board.

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04-10-2016

For the FIT project, a new publication was presented on 4 October 2016, aimed at persons who have to deal with dementia, designers, researchers, care givers and others interested in the subject.

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29-09-2016

Last weekend Agi Haines closed off her one year artist in residency. Visitors could take part in the exhibition ‘The anatomical lesson: dissecting medical futures’ by interacting with Agi’s sculptures.

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27-09-2016

Platform Maker Education has published an annual report about the activities in the (school) year 2015-2016.

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20-09-2016

We are hard at work for our Smart Kids Lab, that can be visited at the Medialab of Cinekid 2016.

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19-09-2016

As part of the 3Packagedeal 2016, experimental designer Frank Kolkman will start working at Waag Society, being one of the 15 artists selected for the programme.

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08-09-2016

Creatives hoping to explore alternative solutions to the current fashion and textile industry can bring their research to Waag Society's TextileLab.

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07-09-2016

Applications for the seventh edition of the Fab Academy Diploma, the main educational program of the Fab Lab Network, are now open.

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05-09-2016

Are you interested in microbiology, genetic modification and synthetic biology or optics? Then we have a special offer for you. Become a hiohacker in one week.

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01-09-2016

The Body of European Regulators for Electronic Communications (BEREC) has published its Guidelines to National Regulatory Authorities (NRAs) on the implementation of the new net neutrality.

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30-08-2016

The embodied learning-installation that Marloeke van der Vlugt developed earlier together with Waag Society is now part of the exhibition called SPIELEREI in Heerlen. Visitors can use the objects of the installation.

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02-08-2016

On 19 September 2016, the first edition of the Textile Academy begins. The Textile Academy is a 16 weeks course, during which you will learn about the designing of both textiles and clothing.

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29-07-2016

Commissioned by Platform Maker Education two partner research groups have conducted a survey of maker education in the Dutch context.

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21-07-2016

Waag Society opened the world's first pop-up microbial pet shop in the heart of Amsterdam's Red Light District in the summer of 2016.

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