Meet one of our awesome Maker Faire sponsors: Rob Hyndman

As we organize the Toronto Mini Maker Faire, we will come to rely on a number of sponsors, volunteers, advisors and folks from all around Toronto to help us make the faire the most awesome event it can be. One…

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Toronto Maker Faire launch party on!

Posted on May 7, 2013 Under Maker Faire Party

Get your maker flaire on for Maker Faire launch party! Steampunk, mask-making, 3D printing and makers take over Mozilla HQ on May 7 at 7 p.m for the Maker Faire launch party. Please use #MMFTO if you plan to tweet/Instagram, and get ready to…

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Maker Faire Mars anyone?

Posted on April 28, 2013 Under Uncategorized

April's been a busy and exciting month for us.... between Yuri's Night Toronto, the NASA Space Apps Challenge and FITC Toronto. We've included a few pics and links to the events below, with a review of FITC Toronto to follow.…

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Make a noise AND make a difference at the Toronto Mini Maker Faire 2013 launch party!

Posted on April 18, 2013 Under Uncategorized

Toronto Mini Maker Faire 2013 is launched! Well, almost... Obviously you can't have a launch without a party. Now that we're off the ground, we would be thrilled if you could come and celebrate our official launch: Toronto Mini Make…

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10 fantastic tech/maker events we’ll be going to this month

Posted on April 9, 2013 Under Uncategorized

We hope to see you at some of these. We'll be spreading the word about Maker Faire Toronto, and our just-announced launch party—would love if you could help us do the same! 1. Augmented Reality Pub Night (April 9) 2.…

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Global Internet of Things Day meetup

Posted on April 8, 2013 Under Uncategorized

The second Internet of Things Day is on April 9, but here in Toronto we're celebrating it one day early with a meetup at Hotel Ocho (195 Spadina Ave) @7pm. We'll be there talking about Maker Faire, and we'd love…

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Makers and the White House

Posted on March 28, 2013 Under Toronto Makers

This afternoon @3PM ET the White House will be talking about promoting the maker movement with makers Dale Dougherty (MAKE), Tara Tiger Brown (Los Angeles Makerspace) Super Awesome Sylvia (Super Awesome Maker Show), Saul Griffith (Otherlab) and Venkatesh Prasad (Ford).…

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Meet the Maker: Erin Lewis – Electronics Artist

Posted on March 21, 2013 Under Toronto Makers

Everyone meet Erin Lewis. Erin is an emerging Canadian artist working in the field of New Media and Wearable Technology. She works in OCAD's Social Body Lab, alongside Kate Hartmann and co-organizes a wearable computing meetup in Toronto. We are delighted…

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The Three Makerteers

Posted on February 19, 2013 Under Team

For the past month or so we've been meeting once a week or more to start shaping up our plan of attack  to create an epic Maker Faire Toronto for 2013. This has involved legal research (much thanks to Chris),…

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Initial brainstorm

Crazy, unstructured, free-from-criticism, all-awesome brainstorming and what a mighty fine collection of contributors. Thank you all kindly. [gallery columns="2" type="rectangular" ids="93,94,95,96,97,98,99,100,101,102,103,104,105,106,107,108,109,110,111,112,113,114,115,116,117,118,119,120,121"]

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