BLOXHUB Mornings event 28/10: Fablabs, sharing and local production

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Next BLOXHUB Mornings event takes place on October 28th, 8-10AM

Meet our colleague and co-founder of UNDERBROEN, Mikkel Christian Knudsen Holst, to a talk about how open innovation,  hardware and digital tools foster new modes of local and urban production.

More about the event

In recent decades we have seen massive outsourcing of production and manufacturing to countries like China and India. As a result many businesses in Denmark and elsewhere have shifted their focus towards only keeping development and innovation activities local. Today, however, we see an emerging shift. The wave of new technologies such as 3D printing and other digital manufacturing technologies, as well as undercurrents such as open source, sharing economy and co-creation, empowers innovators such as architects, designers and makers to manufacture locally through these new shared resources. Are these new currents just another buzz, or is it truly a manufacturing revolution as it is often labelled? And, what is the unique Danish take on it?

Program:

8.00: Coffee and croissants
8.30: Welcome by DAC
8.32: Welcome, Torben Klitgaard, HUB-director, BLOXHUB
8.40: Claus Skytte (7 min.)
8.50: Emmy Laura Perez Fjalland (7 min.)
9.00: Mikkel Christian Knudsen Holst (7 min.)
9.10: Discussion (Torben Klitgaard moderates)
9.30: Networking and goodbye

The event takes place at the Event Room in Fæstningens Materialgård, Frederikholms Kanal 30, Copenhagen.

All events are open but target professionals related to architecture, construction, urban development and design.
The Event Room has a limited number of seats (max 80), why only registered people can attend the event.

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