2016 Program

Friday April 22, 2016

First Floor Microsoft NERD Center
2 Р3 p.m.  Registration

3 p.m. Welcome

  • Sarah Boisvert, Founder, DigiFabCon
  • Helena Fruscio, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Technology and Director of the Creative Economy, Massachusetts¬†Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development

3:30 – 6:00 p.m. Keynotes

  • Sherry Lassiter, Director, Fab Foundation
    Fab Labs 2.0
  • Marie Planchard, Director of Education Portfolio, SolidWorks
    Creating an Innovation Ecosystem in Rwanda
  • David Ott, Senior Innovation Analyst, International Committee of the Red Cross
    The Global Humanitarian Lab
  • Andreas Bastian, Board Member, Enable; ¬†3D Printing Scientist, Autodesk
    Design of low cost 3D printed prosthetics
  • Sonya Pryor-Jones, Chief Implementation Officer, The Fab Foundation
    How Chevron is Facilitating STEM Education through Fab Labs

11th Floor Microsoft NERD Center
6 – 9 p.m. FabFestival & Expo

Saturday April 23, 2016

8 – 9 a.m. Coffee and registration

9 – 12 noon Breakout tracks

  • STEM Education
  • Entrepreneurship

noon – 2 p.m. lunch & networking

2 – 5 p.m. Breakout tracks

  • Workforce Development
  • Medical & Biotech