Thursday, September 11, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM (EDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
As the maker movement takes off and hobbyists seek to scale up production, a related field of networked or distributed manufacturing service is growing. Providers that offer design, fabrication and sourcing service to design entrepreneurs are creating their niches by specializing in materials, sectors or models of support. Sarah Krasley, Senior Sustainable Manufacturing Lead at Autodesk, guides a discussion on the services and experiences of key start-ups in this unique new manufacturing industry.
Moderator: Sarah Krasley, Senior Sustainable Manufacturing Lead at Autodesk
- Soria Amon, Fabricating.com
- Tanu Kumar, Made in NYC, Pratt Center for Community Development
- Tanya Menendez, Maker's Row
- Mihae Mukaida, Machinemade
- Jonathan Placa, ProtoExchange
When & Where
Brooklyn Navy Yard Center at BLDG 92
The mission of the Brooklyn Navy Yard Center at Building 92 is to celebrate the Navy Yard’s past, present, and future and promote the role the Yard and its tenants play as an engine for job creation and sustainable urban industrial growth. By providing access to exhibits, public tours, educational programs, archival resources, and workforce development services, BLDG 92 reinforces the Yard's unique bonds with the community and inspires future generations to become industrial innovators and entrepreneurs.