Each year members of the more than 1,200 worldwide Fab Labs gather to share, discuss, collaborate and create communities around the different local and global interests regarding digital manufacturing, innovation, and technology.
This year, the FAB14+ conference will be spread out over multiple locations, allowing you to discover different parts of the beautiful country that is France. Fab City Summit is from July 11-13 in Paris.
Fab Distributed is all over France, on July 14th and 15th. Choose from 8 locations and themes: AGROFOOD in Albi; ECOLOGY in Auray; ECONOMY in Perpignan; EDUCATION in Bataville, Grand-Est; ENERGY in Clermont-Ferrand; MOBILITY in Le Puy-En-Velay; SCIENCE AND RESEARCH in Paris, and SOLIDARITY in Auray.
And finally, FAB14, the Main event, will be in Toulouse. The 14th International Fab Lab Meeting will be held July 16-22 at the Pierre Baudis Convention Center.
This year Fabbers will have the opportunity to travel around France and discover the magic that Digital Fabrication brings to the Region. Today thanks to technology, our French culture and society are becoming more and more integrated into the world, generating a sort of understanding to other alternatives ways to grow as a country, society, and community.
This event aims to gather people from the global network to debate and build the Fab Lab Network and to forms of knowledge networking. The most distinguished investigators and specialists from all over the globe are invited, generating activities and traversal impact in the Toulouse. The motto “Fabricating Resilience” sets the stage for sharing experiences and creating a collaborative network. To make this possible, 5 topics will be developed that can create a big impact in the region: FOOD, MOBILITY, MACHINES, MONEY AND ACCESS.
Welcome to FAB14!