Blind Hackathon by E4D as a part of Maker Fest 2014 at Blind People’s Association, Ahmedabad!

Education for Development and the Blind Person’s Association Of Ahmedabad conducted a workshop for the blind on the 3rd of Jan. About 30 blind students participated in the workshop. The event was planned to coincide #MakerFest2014 at NID, with the goal of including the blind youth in the emerging Indian Maker Movement. The morning started …

Thank You!

Participants from kids to 60 year olds were seen trying their hands out on anything and everything creative. Be it learning how to code or turning waste into art, together our makers and participants did it all stemming towards an uprising Maker Movement. Mega attractions were the DIY (Do It Yourself) workshops and maker spaces …

Maker Fest Recap!

India’s first Maker Fest brought to the city by Silicon Valley based, Venture Capitalist and founder of the Motwani Jadeja Family Foundation, Asha Jadeja Motwani turned out to be a successful Indian derivative of California’s wildly popular “Maker Faire”. #MakerFest2014 saw over 80 Indian innovators rub shoulders with many foreign makers around the world. Some …

From building an Eye loupe to making a battery less remote

A team of Makers, including Nidhi Sharma, Rohit Gupta, Ritika Malik, Ishan Pardesi, Netal Yadav, Saral Aggarwal and Priyanshi Jain came to #MakerFest2014 as a team who offered 5 different workshops on products they had developed at Texas Instruments Center for Embedded Product Design(TI-CEPD), Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology(NSIT), Delhi; under the mentorship of Prof. …

INK Fellow Bilal Ghalib travels the world building

INK Fellow Bilal Ghalib travels the world building ‘hackerspaces’ – collaborative community labs where people share their tools and ideas to experiment, innovate, problem-solve, and actualize their imaginations. Bilal takes us on a tour of the hackerspace movement sprouting up in attics and basements across the Middle East, showing us that the future of innovation …

When three makers come together magic happens

What happens when a Fashion Designer, an interactive designer and an electronic engineer hack a garment over the weekend? Three Makers, from different fields of experience, collaborated over the weekend to make a garment, which glows on sensing motion. “Lighthouse Experiments” is a collaboration between Anuj Sharma and Mayur Karnik that explores e-textiles and physical …

Maker Fest-2015 Student Ambassador Program

What is Maker fest Student ambassador Program? Maker fest is an initiative by MJFF. Maker fest student ambassador would focus to create DIY and maker environment and you would be bridge of Maker fest and your college/city. This year we introduce Student ambassador program only for Google Student ambassador India. Only Google Student Ambassadors (GSA) can apply. …

10 Reasons why you shouldn’t miss attending Maker Fest 2015

Maker Fest is not an ordinary event. It is a carousel of ideas unbound. It is the celebration of the makers of the nation. Giving the makers platforms to show case their innovations. At Maker Fest we shall be having makers with some of the best innovations from the nation. Here’s why you shouldn’t miss …

Hello Makers!!

Hello makers!! yes, i am talking to you. I am a maker; you are a maker. Sounds weird? Be prepare. We are again coming with India’s largest maker’s event where every individual mind will work together, where we will think together, we will execute our ideas together, we will exchange our thoughts and don’t know …