fab academy

The Fab Academy provides instruction and supervises investigation of mechanisms, applications and implications of digital fabrication. The Fab Academy was launched by MIT’s Center for Bits and Atoms (CBA), to provide local access to advanced instruction for students in these labs exceeding the educational resources available to them. It links groups of students and instructors in Fablabs, with online video collaboration and lectures by a global faculty.

 

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Fablab Amsterdam is op donderdagmiddag van 12.00-17.00 uur open voor het publiek.

 

Artikel
Een mooi artikel van Tessel Renzenbrink in Elektor Magazine vat goed de essentie van de Fab Academy weer. Nu te downloaden als pdf!

 

Event
The Fab Academy edition of 2020 will start in January 2020. Applications for 2020 cycle will start in September 2019.

 

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The Fab Academy of 2019 is coming to an end. On June 19th, you can visit Fablab Amsterdam to follow their presentations.

 

Artikel
Als onderdeel van de groepsopdracht in de Fab Academy van dit jaar werd in de Waag een Marble Calender Machine gebouwd.

 

Event

17-05-2019

Fab15 in Egypt

The annual meeting of the worldwide Fab Lab community will this year take place in Egypt.

 

Artikel
Ook in 2019 is het weer mogelijk om gedurende vijf maanden de Fab Academy te volgen bij Fablab Amsterdam in de Waag. Inschrijven is mogelijk tot 25 december 2018.

 

Event
The Fab Academy edition of 2019 will start mid-January 2019. Fablab Amsterdam will be one of the nodes in the Fablab network offering the course.

 

Artikel
Alle deelnemers aan de Fab Academy 2018 hebben hun projecten gepresenteerd. Een overzicht van de deelnemers in Amsterdam.

 

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The Fab Academy edition of 2018 will start in January 2018. Fablab Amsterdam will be one of the nodes in the Fablab network offering the course. All information about the academy can be found at fabacademy.org.

 

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The Fab Academy of 2017 is coming to an end and the Full Certificate students of this year in Amsterdam have been very busy working at their final presentations.

 

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The Fab Academy edition of 2017 will start on January 25th 2017. Fablab Amsterdam will be one of the nodes in the Fablab network offering the course.

 

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The Fab Academy of 2016 is coming to an end and the Full Certificate students of this year in Amsterdam have been very busy working at their final presentations.

 

Artikel
Waag proudly presented another group of Fab Academy students and their final projects. In an intense six month program the participants created projects such as the Leafbot, a robot that collects leaves from the ground, and the Item Watchman, that notifies you when leaving items behind in public.

 

Artikel
Another year, another Fab Academy. Sitting in the anatomical theatre in the Waag building, we watched as intrepid makers from from Seoul to Nairobi presented the results of their hard work to the home Fablab at MIT. This year, over fifty Fablabs from around the globe tuned in to demonstrate their creations via webcam.

 

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The Fab Academy of 2015 is coming to an end and the Full Certificate students of this year in Amsterdam have been very busy working at their final presentations. On June 10th, you can visit the Fablab Amsterdam to see their presentations. In a live video connection, all students wordwide will present their projects!

 

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On January 28th, the 2015 edition of the Fab Academy will start with the first lesson of this series. Waag's Fablab is one of the sites of the distributed lessons in digital personal fabrication.

 

Artikel
On June 4th, students of the Waag's Fab Academy (as well as several guests from other Fab Labs around Europe) presented their final projects to a global audience through a live video conference.

 

Artikel
De Fab Academy heeft mij de mogelijkheid geboden om mijn ideeën niet eeuwig in mijn hoofd te houden maar deze tastbaar te maken. Mijn stempel te drukken op de samenleving.

 

Event
On June 4th, 2014 you can visit the Fablab Amsterdam to see the presentations of this year's Fab Academy students in Amsterdam.

 

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On 29 May 2013, the students of this year's Fab Academy will present their work in an international setting. This is the final presentation of their projects, being ready for the graduation ceremony at the annual Fablab conference later in the year. This year, the Fab Academy in Amsterdam had five Full Certificate students.

 

Artikel
This year Fab8, was held at the Massey University in Wellington New Zealand. The worldwide Fablab community is growing rapidly.

 

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De Fab Academy bestaat uit een lesprogramma in de principes en toepassingen van digitale fabricage, ontwikkeld door het Center for Bits and Atoms (CBA) van het MIT. Het lesjaar 2013 start op 23 januari en Fablab Amsterdam is wederom één van de deelnemende Labs.

 

Artikel
Via een live videoverbinding in het Theatrum Anatomicum van de Waag waren de ruim 50 presentaties vanuit veertien Fablabs over de hele wereld te volgen.

 

Event
Het is weer tijd voor de eindpresentaties van de Fab Academy studenten.

 

Project
Het Fablab-concept is ontwikkeld door Neil Gershenfeld bij het MIT (USA) en staat voor Fabrication Laboratory.

 

Project

8-03-2012

Fab Academy

De Fab Academy bestaat uit een lesprogramma in de principes en toepassingen van digitale fabricage, ontwikkeld door het Center for Bits and Atoms (CBA) van het MIT.