• See the Space (open to all)
    This tour is 25min, please be on time. This is for anyone interested in Makespace to come and look around! If you think you'd like to become a member, or perhaps use Makespace for an event then come and see the space, equipment and meet a few members!

    Makespace

    16 Mill Lane · Cambridge, CB2 1RX

  • Droidscript - Easy coding for apps, arts and tech projects (open to all)
    Join us to find out how to use Droidscript in your project. If you've ever wanted to create some code that will bring your project to life, but have been put off because it all looked too complicated, then these Droidscript meetups are for you. Dave Smart, the creator of Droidscript, will be on hand to help. So if you've already got a project that you want to develop, or if you're just thinking about starting something and would like to know how to embed some code in it, then come along.

    Makespace classroom

    16 Mill Lane, Cambridge, CB2 1RX · Cambridge

  • Raspberry Pi-makers -- embedded 'puting (open meet)
    Not just for Raspberry Pi-ers; Arduino and other embedded-type projects also welcome. Whether you're a guru or an interested beginner, you'll be welcome. Bring along a project you're working on, or join in with whatever else is going on. It's a good plan to bring your laptop, if you have one.

    Makespace classroom

    16 Mill Lane, Cambridge, CB2 1RX · Cambridge

  • Makespace Events Survey Results and Brainstorm/Actions
    We have an events survey live to understand what types of events you might like to see at Makespace (https://goo.gl/forms/5CbRX5EpUwyp1ALZ2). Please join us to look through the results, understand the priorities, brainstorm what we should do about them, and put some plans in to action! We'll supply food and post-its :)

    Makespace classroom

    16 Mill Lane, Cambridge, CB2 1RX · Cambridge

  • Design masterclass: Are you building what people desire?
    Are you building what people desire? To learn what humans are looking for when choosing and using products and how to create and test the ultimate user experience (UX) for your product, come to a practical hands on UX masterclass for makers from Dovetailed. Attend this masterclass and you will learn about a variety of methods including design thinking, iterative prototyping and undertaking user research to discover and validate opportunities for products and services. The aim of our class is to set you up with the skills needed to take your products to the next level! About Dovetailed: Dovetailed is a user experience design and product innovation studio that thinks differently. We work with startups and global brands on designing and making impactful experiences and products. We design technology for human good - one human journey at a time. Our award- winning studio focuses on experience design across digital and physical products. Facilitators: Robert Principal UX Designer Robert’s award winning work has been recognised by the Royal Society of Arts (RSA) and the Baby Products Association (BPA). He is a named inventor on numerous patents and has had the privilege of speaking at national conferences including trade body events on design topics. Francine UX Researcher Francine is a user experience researcher with background in anthropology and architecture. She works across various projects at Dovetailed using qualitative and quantitative methods to generate insights that inform design recommendations. Date: Friday 23rd November Time: 18.30 - 19.30 PM Duration: 1 hour Location: Makespace classroom P.S. We will be running three completely personalised surgery sessions after the masterclass where you can bring your project / product (at any stage) and we will help you create a step by step UX strategy plan on validating how it matches up with your users' desires. There is a small fee of £20 per 45 min surgery - please sign up here: https://dovetailed.typeform.com/to/xPW4qu

    Makespace classroom

    16 Mill Lane, Cambridge, CB2 1RX · Cambridge

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  • New Member Induction
    PLEASE READ BEFORE SIGNING UP If you would like to join Makespace, please FIRST visit the space, e.g. by coming to a 'See the space' event - these happen every week and can be found on the calendar (http://www.meetup.com/Makespace/events/). If you have visited the space and would like to become a member, you may sign up for this induction. On signing up you will be asked for some information - please answer this (your answer will be seen only by the inductor). Once you have signed up for this induction, please set up a regular membership payment by visiting https://makespace.recurly.com/subscribe/makespace-membership-full Do this on the day of the induction, as the first payment will be taken straight away. At the induction you should bring: • PROOF OF YOUR SUBSCRIPTION TO MAKESPACE TO SHOW YOUR INDUCTOR - either a printout or on screen. • a photo of yourself. After the induction (which takes about an hour and a half) you will be a full member of Makespace. Your key-fob will be enabled, giving you 24-hour access, once we have verified your address (by posting you a keyword which you can e-mail back). If this induction is full you can look on the calendar (http://www.meetup.com/Makespace/events/) for another one - if none are shown, then more will be scheduled soon! If you have problems signing up or have any questions about the induction or about membership more generally, please e-mail membership (at) makespace (dot) org. We look forward to seeing you at Makespace.

    Makespace

    16 Mill Lane · Cambridge, CB2 1RX

  • Makespace Sunday Sessions
    • What we'll do A chilled Sunday morning of tinkering in the workshop for young people and parents who want to make things together. This month, we're laser cutting! The first Sunday of every month, a member of the Makespace Outreach team will host a special parents and kids event where we code, design, tinker, make, hack, invent and generally get creative! Tix available: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/makespace-sunday-sessions-tickets-43351636913 Brought to you by Makespace Outreach and HackLab! • What to bring Bring along your laptop if you have one, you never know when you might want it! Drinks and snacks are available to purchase at the Cakespace, but feel free to bring anything you like! • Important to know Tix available: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/makespace-sunday-sessions-tickets-43351636913

    Makespace classroom

    16 Mill Lane, Cambridge, CB2 1RX · Cambridge

  • See the Space (open to all)
    This tour is 25min, please be on time. This is for anyone interested in Makespace to come and look around! If you think you'd like to become a member, or perhaps use Makespace for an event then come and see the space, equipment and meet a few members!

    Makespace

    16 Mill Lane · Cambridge, CB2 1RX

  • Raspberry Pi-makers -- embedded 'puting (open meet)
    Not just for Raspberry Pi-ers; Arduino and other embedded-type projects also welcome. Whether you're a guru or an interested beginner, you'll be welcome. Bring along a project you're working on, or join in with whatever else is going on. It's a good plan to bring your laptop, if you have one.

    Makespace classroom

    16 Mill Lane, Cambridge, CB2 1RX · Cambridge

  • Droidscript - Easy coding for apps, arts and tech projects (open to all)
    Join us to find out how to use Droidscript in your project. If you've ever wanted to create some code that will bring your project to life, but have been put off because it all looked too complicated, then these Droidscript meetups are for you. Dave Smart, the creator of Droidscript, will be on hand to help. So if you've already got a project that you want to develop, or if you're just thinking about starting something and would like to know how to embed some code in it, then come along.

    Makespace classroom

    16 Mill Lane, Cambridge, CB2 1RX · Cambridge