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Loay MALAHMEH, Luminus Group - Fab Lab Irbid, Jordan
Building a Fab Lab in a conflict region

The story of initiating the Fab Lab movement in Jordan to empower locals and refugees to become the Leading Business Accelerator & Seed Investor in North of Jordan, focusing on manufacturing and services industries with a portfolio of 85 startups.

Enrico BASSI, Fablab Opendot
How to co-design DIY Healthcare solution with users - Made4You project

One of the most interesting areas a Fab Lab can explore is assistive technology. It is also a perfect example of products that could (and very often should) be produced locally, customized, with the user. For the last three years, we co-designed solution with people with disabilities and their caregivers, with doctors and therapists, and we developed several solutions that were not available on the market. We brought this experience into the European project "Made4You" that aims to develop a platform to collect and share DIY solutions for healthcare. During the next three years, three Fab Labs (in Amsterdam, Berlin, and Milan) will organize meetups, open-days, calls for ideas, to support local co-design groups.
To enable solutions developed locally to have an impact, Made4You focuses on how to support makers in the documentation process.
During the talk, we will share some insights on how to co-design effectively, document painlessly and organize local co-design events.

Vanessa MIGNAN, E-FABRIK' , Co-founder
Promoting social inclusion with digital tools

How digital education is tackling the challenge of making a more inclusive society and avoid the reproduction of inequalities ?

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Enrico BASSI

Fablab Opendot
Fablab Manager at Opendot in Milan, where we work on assistive technologies and co-design DIY solution with users and healthcare professionals. He is also Opendot's referent for the H2020 project Made4You.
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Loay Malahmeh

Head of Innovation, Luminus Group - Fab Lab Irbid, Jordan
Loay Malameh is a social entrepreneur and currently works the Head of Innovation at Luminus Education, the largest TVET provider in Jordan. With Luminus he founded Jordan’s first fabrication lab (Fab Lab Irbid), its first hardware and manufacturing incubator (Luminus Shamal Start... Read More →
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Vanessa MIGNAN

Co-founder, E-FABRIK'
Co-founder of E-FABRIK'

Friday July 13, 2018 14:00 - 16:00 CEST
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