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Copenhagen’s annual maker faire.

Celebrating and promoting responsible design with 300 citizens, 300 makers and an international community of talent.

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The winning open-source design projects of Open Call 4 Ideas, submitted by Fablab Budapest and DDMP.

10 young designers had the opportunity to realize their open-source design projects during a Bootcamp in FabLab. Now we have the chance to see their works in an exhibition during the Budapest Design Week.

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How can the advances in digital fabrication contribute to locally productive and globally connected self-sufficient cities? 

 

Discussing together with inspirational speakers during the Budapest Design Week.

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Distributed Design Masterclass: Values and Applications at TechFestival, Copenhagen

This Masterclass will focus on the values of Distributed Design in the form of projects and on and offline tools that reflect them.

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Join us for a prominent milestone in the Distributed Design Market Platform history as we announce and celebrate the 2019 winner of the Distributed Design Award.

Following the nomination process which started with 14 great project, which were then narrowed down to three finalists in the early summer, a final winner will now be announced at this ceremony taking place in Copenhagen in parallel with the 2019 installement of Techfestival; an unusual human-centric tech event gathering 20,000 people from all around the world.

Alongside the winners of the award the ceremony also features a list of prolific speakers to add global perspective and reflection to the celebration of distributed design:

  • Christian Villum, Director of Digital & Future Thinking, Danish Design Centre
  • Mariano Alesandro, Head of Future Thinking and Technology & The Index Project
  • Carla Cammilla Hjort, Vision Director at SPACE10 & DDMP Advisory Board member
  • Kate Armstrong, Fab Lab Barcelona Communication Director & DDMP Project Manager
  • Stine Broen Christensen or Asger Nørregaard Rasmussen, UNDERBROEN

…and of course the award winner. Join us for this great occasion!

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An immersive summer school in the heart of China’s dynamic manufacturing ecosystem

Work, learn, design, and debate about the Shaji ecosystem, rural development and urbanization issues, new online entrepreneurial models, and more with people from different disciplines.

 

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What does it take to make a difference through design?

The winners of the Index Awards & other creatives present ideas on distributed design within fashion, design and manufacturing.

A couple of special nominees of the INDEX Awards and local talents will present their ideas on the future of design.

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We are inviting you to a breakfast session in Amsterdam!

Inspiring designers on new ways of manufacturing, by working open source and digital.

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WeMakeThe.City is the festival that makes cities better. A five-day event in which we will tackle urgent challenges in urban daily life.

Shaping the city of the future, while facing urgent social issues with an attractive weekend programme and activities happening in different locations throughout the city of Amsterdam.

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How can technology and knowledge create a sustainable future? A 3 days festival happening along the canals in Copenhagen.

Everyone is invited to explore and discuss; how technical solutions can solve some of the world’s most urgent challenges.

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Co-create with Tzoumakers: Open source agriculture workshop, celebrating the gathering of designers, makers and farmers who are adapting to the digitised world.

This 5-day workshop will be hosted at the rural makerspace “Tzoumakers“, which is located in Ioannina (Greece).

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Exploring materials, tools, and fabrication in Iceland.

Join us in a textile research trip across the country with international experts and invited designers.

We combine new technologies with local industrial Icelandic ecosystems to activate local economy and local innovation 

In this 40h course, we have included all the new tools a fashion designer should learn!

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How open is Distributed Design?

An overview about DDMP and its activities at the CC Global Summit 2019 in Lisbon.

Discussing together with inspiring speakers – Looking forward to your feedback about the topic!

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An informal show and Tell Session in Lisbon!

Bringing together local and visiting makers alongside the CC Global Summit 2019

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Europe’s most inspiring festival on internet and society | tl;dr re:publica 19 | May 6-8, 2019.

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The biggest DIY festival in Austria. Visit Fab Labs, makerspaces and workshops all over the city of Vienna and try out new technologies.

 

 

Local DD Award!

Happylab Wien will acknowledge designers whose work can be located in the field of modern technologies with visibility at VIENNA DESIGN WEEK.

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How is it possible to design product in an age of open source, resources and knowledge sharing?

Introducing the Distributed Design Market Platform in Budapest with speakers from the Fab Lab network!

 

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How to survive in the jungle? Two days. Six selected designers. Professional support from the Fab Lab ecosystem.

Intensive mentoring sessions to help designers and makers to create business strategies, adapted to the new contexts of manufacturing and product sales.

Open Call for participants until March 31st!

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How can we create a circular fashion industry through distributed design? Inspiring ideas by makers and experts.

Fashion designers and experts share their view on the distributed future of fashion. Several creative talents that work at the intersection of science, fashion and technology, will present themselves and their work and ideas.

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Looking for guidance to help in the development of your project?

A 2 days bootcamp to help creative entrepreneurs to find and reach their market.

 

 

Experts in marketing, industrial engineers, e-commerce, or legal, the project holder and its new ephemeral team will work for 48h on the definition of new development strategies to reach their market !

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A Fab City Store that suits you – Join this first meetup of the year for a moment of exchange!

 

Build together a version 2.0 of the store to support designers, craftmen and makers that create the city of tomorrow:
sustainable, open and social.

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For the first time this year each member of the Distributed Design Market Platform is gathering in Barcelona to exchange, network and develop the platform.

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Join us at this 7th Maker Meet Up on RESPONSIBLE Design.

 

We will be sharing the forthcoming Responsible Design Market and the now open call for residencies and showcasing at Copenhagen Maker Festival 2019. We will also present inspiring speakers and case presentations from local makers on the agenda of responsible design.

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Nominations are now open for the 2019 Distributed Design Award, a partnership between Distributed Design Market Platform and INDEX:Award

European makers and designers who have developed a design project affiliated with a Fab Lab are encouraged to apply. 

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Discussing the relationship between blockchain and distributed design, focusing on exchange mechanisms in networked platforms.

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As a response to Black Friday we are collaborating with Make Smthng and Greenpeace and kicking off a Mission in where one design is manufactured in different locations across Europe!

Accept the challenge. Join the mission.

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Celebrating the worlds biggest art and technology faire hosted in Bilbao by Espacio Open.

The selected participants of the Maker to Market Bootcamp in Bilbao present their design projects.

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Intensive mentoring sessions created to help designers, makers and emerging talents in their steps to create business strategies.

A total of six selected projects will go to Bilbao to receive mentorship from an interdisciplinary team to help them design a strategy and narrative that will help to surf the digital wave.

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Makers and designers on how digital design and local manufacturing can empower cities.

Join the Embassy of Urban Transformation at Dutch Design Week Eindhoven!

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An event to discuss Distributed Design amongst other European projects with and for Makers with the Italian Maker community during Maker Faire Rome 2018.

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The presentation of open source healthcare solutions during Maker Faire Rome.

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The Maker Faire of Copenhagen,  presenting and exploring trends and innovations in technology, craft and design.

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The Distributed Design Challenge Exhibition as part of London Design Fest. Show the lighting results of a challenging workshop at Tala Studios’ new headquarters.

Come and see what up and coming designers, working with new materials and new manufacturing paradigms, have created for Tala’s uniquely beautiful low energy bulbs.

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5 days of experimentation, prototyping and production at Tala London, an award winning lighting brand.

Over a period of five days, each of the ten selected designers will use Tala’s sustainable, LED bulbs as inspiration to create lighting fixtures that can be manufactured anywhere in the world, using accessible digital manufacturing techniques.

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We are coming together to discuss the bigger picture, share insights, and challenge best practices of Distributed Design as part of the Techfestival in Copenhagen.

During this summit you will experience and learn about Distributed Design – and together we will open up a discussion on the future of production and consumption in a digital and globalized world.

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A meetup of all members of the Distributed Design Market Platform to review the past and plan the future.

The meeting will be held in Copenhagen’s Fab Lab Underbroen.

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A public workshop of creating open source instruments and experimenting with music in the Creative Arts Hall at Hlemm on Cultural Night.

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Celebrating the gathering of designers, makers and farmers who are adapting to the digitised world.

To facilitate interaction and create feedback loops among makers, designers and farmers, the P2P Lab is organising this 5-day event in Ioannina (Greece). The event will be hosted at Habibi.Works, a makerspace for asylum seekers and Greek locals in Katsikas (Ioannina).

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What are the new distribution channels for their work and products at the time of the Fab City? How to strengthen the links between global creation and local manufacturing?

 

A popup store  in the Parc de la Villette at the Fab City Summit is preseningt a selection of manifest products prefiguring the future market of the Think global / Make local.

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An educational summer programme encompassing courses, lectures and workshops activities, for a two weeks period. The goal is to boost creativity and international opportunities for a selected pool of designers, architects, and engineers. 

The programme case study is related to distributed food system, based on an environmental friendly perspective, investigating urban areas as spaces for interaction, work, culture, food production, and energy collection.

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A festival that makes cities  better. For five  days in a row, we will tackle  urgent everyday challenges in the urban  environment, together with audience and experts,  spread across different  locations  in the  Amsterdam metropolitan area.

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Maker Faire is a gathering of fascinating, curious people who enjoy learning and who love sharing what they make. From engineers, to artists, to scientists, to crafters, Maker Faire is a meeting place for these “makers” to show experiments, projects and innovations.

Maker Faire is a hands-on visual feast of invention and creativity and a celebration of technology, arts, craftsmanship, science, and the Do-It-Yourself (DIY) culture.

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How will the future of foods change our lives?

In this first edition the futurefood.io meetup we’ll talk with a variety of start-ups about their vision, where they stand with their product or service and the importance of education.

With GROWx, Botanic Bites, MOJO Nutrition & Noah Tucker.

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A physical presentation of a trans-media exhibition about the power of human-centred technology to transform urban environments and our socioeconomic systems.

Visit the exhibition and participate the conference with a range of international speakers.

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How would people produce, consume and relate with each other in a digitised society?

Meet two entrepreneurs, working hands on with food and urbanism projects, realizing scenarios for a digitised world.

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The festival for innovation, creativity and technology is happening in Austria.

Maker are presenting their projects and Vienna is opening workshops, and makerspaces all over the city open to visit.

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We are launching the Distributed Design Award, celebrating the new kind of designers who are adapting to the digitized world. Open call for your design!

The Distributed Design Award is presented by the Distributed Design Market Platform in collaboration with the Danish Design Centre and the Danish Design Award.

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