Announcing the Fab Replication Grant Recipients!
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In this issue, Fab Replication Grant Recipients are announced! Fab Lab Connect congratulates the first round of Grant recipients – five projects from around the world. Read about them in the article below.

Registration is now open for the next round of awards, through June 30. Recipients announced at Fab11 Boston! Apply to be granted $1,000 to help you replicate your Project in Fab Labs across the globe.

We welcome you to Connect and send us your comments and questions.
Tell us how we can help you take your Project to the next level!

Thank you,
- Simone Amber, Fab Lab Connect Co-Founder
Five Projects Awarded
Fab Replication Grant

Congratulations to the recipients of Fab Lab Connect’s Fab Replication Grant! The Recipients for this round are:
Falla3d Magnetic Levitation Printer, Flone Flying Phone, Risha Laser Cutter, Spheremill Sphere Printer and Toowheels Sport Wheelchair.

First Fab Labs in
Corsica Announced

Corsica will host its first Fab Labs! A concept that already has 472 locations worldwide, the Fab Lab digital manufacturing workshops pool a set of resources to design, produce and disseminate knowledge and know-how. The Corsica project was born through a public-private partnership and will be launched in June 2015.



Inside 3D Printing Conference in NYC
From the Inside

By Simone Amber

In 2014, there were 3,000 participants. This year’s “Inside 3D Printing” Conference in New York City from April 15-17 had 12,000 people registered, from 56 countries, with 88 exhibitors and sponsors.



Video Series Begins:
"What Is A Fab Lab?"

Innovators & cutting-edge technology come together under one roof to form a Fab Lab – a fabrication laboratory. Fab Labs grew out of the class "How To Make (Almost) Anything" taught by Neil Gershenfeld at MIT in 2001. There are more than 88 Fab Labs in the US & Canada – more than 432 total in the world.

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- Inauguration of Fab Lab Corsica in June!
All the work to set up a Fab Lab in Corsica’s capital, Ajaccio, will come to fruition in June.

- RoboUniverse Conference and Expo in NYC – May 11-13, 2015. 
Our reporters will summarize the first global tradeshow in a series of gatherings covering the field of robotics.

- Fab11 Boston – August 3-9, 2015. 
What registrants can expect at this essential conference and symposium for global Fab Labs.
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