Maker Mela

Thu 11-Jan-2018,10:00:00 AM To  Sat 13-Jan-2018,08:00:00 PM

http://makermela.com/

Contact details
makermela@gmail.com
Organiser : MakerMela
Location details
Somaiya Vidyavihar
Somaiya Vidyavihar, Vidyanagar, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Vidyavihar
mumbai-maharashtra
400077
About us

Have you ever been proud of a project you made back in 7th grade, and wanted to showcase it at a bigger platform? Ever had a secret ingredient that everyone has been pestering you about? You think you’re a jugged master that can work through things.Then Maker Mela is just the right platform for you!

MakerMela focuses on bringing about a perspective change. It's about raw potential of experimentation. MakerMela, a premier event for grassroots Innovations is also a celebration of arts, crafts, engineering, science projects, the Do-It-Yourself (DIY) mindset and the MakerMovement. 

In order to support the Make in India initiative and with the vision of catalyzing innovation and entrepreneurship in India at the grassroots level, MakerMela (http://makermela.com/) was created. The tentative dates for the same are January 11th-13th, 2018.

Boasting of 50,000+ visitors20+ workshops,100 national and 150 international makers, Maker Mela offers benefits to makers as well. 

Makers get connected to the Community of Makers across 300+ fabrication labs across the globe.https://www.fablabs.io/riidl - RiiDL is a fabrication laboratory affiliated with MIT's Center for Bits and Atoms, USA).

In addition to all of the above, Maker Mela is also associated with Make in India (an initiative by the Government of India),Government of India - Department of Science and Technology, MIT Fablabs (based in USA), Facebook Developer Circle and Google Developer Group.

From pottery to 3D printing, there's some for everyone. You think you have it in you? Come take
a quick peek, and meet the maker in you. Get ready to inspire, get inspired, and explore what tickles your curiosity.

Welcome to the celebration of arts, crafts, engineering, science projects and the Do-It-Yourself (DIY) mindset.


FAQs:

1) Is there any registration fee?

No, there is no registration fees.

2) What is the duration of the event?

3 Days, 11th, 12th and 13th January 2018. The timings are from 10AM to 8PM.

3) What is the last date for registration?

Last date for registration is 31st October, 2017.

4)How do I reach the venue?

Ghatkopar and Vidyavihar are the nearest Railway stations.Public transport is also easily available.

5) Will I get accommodation if I am travelling from outside Mumbai?

We will shortlist top 30 best projects whom we would provide all the logistics required. (Depends completely on the nature and the type of the project.) Kindly register and we would be happy to help you if your project falls under our shortlisted category. Accomodation is only for one maker + one companion (if any) per project. 
Click on this link to book the accommodation : 
https://goo.gl/forms/Ni8y0xW5ryeEL4163

6) Who is eligible to register?

Any person who thinks he has a groundbreaking Idea or a concept and wishes to display his project/Product in this Nationwide Maker Initiative.

7) What all can we display on our Stalls?

Any kind of project can be displayed (Art, craft, IT, Hardware, Food etc).


Maker Mela Email IDmakermela@gmail.com


Student Convener Details:

Rebecca Biju: 9769932032 ( rebecca.biju@somaiya.edu )

Parshva Barbhaya : 8169217347

Hussain : 9619623773 (abbas.hussain@somaiya.edu)

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