Events

We see our public events as an important part of our research process. We can reflect on our projects and together with our partners we are actively seeking a dialogue with visitors. Our events are mainly taking place at the historic Waag building in Amsterdam, but also at selected other national and international locations.

  • 20
    Jun
    Waag
    Interface
    WeMakeThe.City is the festival that makes cities better. A five-day event in which we will tackle urgent challenges in urban daily life.
  • 23
    Jun
    Waag
    Interface
    Build a chain reaction in Fablab Amsterdam or discover our biolab. Visit the Waag during the WeMakeThe.City festival.
  • 28
    Jun
    We make
    Open Design Lab
    Every Thursday, Fablab Amsterdam is open for the public. Come by for a tour through our Fablab, to get inspired and discover what a Fablab is.
  • 28
    Jun
    We make
    Open Design Lab
    What is the effect of anonymity on human interaction? During Digital Masquerade Waag will be transformed into a physical chatroom.
  • 05
    Jul
    We care
    MakeHealth Lab
    During this meetup we present the results of the MakeHealth: prototyping series and the online platform Careables.
  • 06
    Jul
    We learn
    Future Heritage Lab
    Two-day programme in which exhibition makers, educators and curators explore the musea as experimental laboratorium and stay overnight in the NEMO…
  • 11
    Jul
    We make
    Open Design Lab
    The annual FAB conference of the Fab Lab Network will be spread out over multiple locations in France this year.
  • 25
    Sep
    We make
    Open Design Lab
    Fabricademy is a transdisciplinary course that focuses on the development of new technologies applied in the textile industry.
  • 28
    Sep
    We learn
    Maker Education Lab
    From September 28, MakerEducation.nl organizes the Fablearn Conference for Dutch education.
  • 29
    Sep
    We learn
    Maker Education Lab
    The largest national maker movement festival in the Netherlands presents the best in the maker movement.
  • 28
    Jan
    We make
    BioHack Academy
    Are you interested in biotechnology, but you don’t have a background in either biology or technology? Do you like to make things yourself and tinker…