26C3 - 26C3 1.15

26th Chaos Communication Congress
Here be dragons

Speakers
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Schedule
Day Day 3 - 2009-12-29
Room Saal1
Start time 20:30
Duration 01:00
Info
ID 3637
Event type Lecture
Track Making
Language used for presentation English
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Peanut Butter and Plastic: Industrial Revolution

Decentralized Manufacturing and Desktop Fabrication

The future of manufacturing will purring next to your computer and plasticizing digital designs into 3D objects. We're at the dawn of the diamond age with portable 3D printers, decentralized manufacturing, digital design and the rise of personal fabrication. Now is the time to join Industrial Revolution 2 and make that dream a reality.

Accompanying this presentation will be a digital design workshop to show designers how to go from digital designs to physical objects.

Cupcakes, lasers, digital designs, open source, 3D objects, and MakerBots will join forces in this presentation to illustrate Industrial Revolution 2. A mix of stories from the past year of developing an affordable, open source 3D printer and footnotes from cultural rise of personal fabricating machines among tinkers, designers and people who live in the future.

If you've have ideas for things that don't exist yet, this presentation will layout the blueprint for making those ideas make the transition to from the world of imagination to the world of tangible physical objects.

Accompanying this presentation will be a digital design workshop to enable participants to go from digital designs to physical objects.