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Celebrating STEAM in 2018!

The crew at Maker Expo loves to innovate. We get bored repeating the same event over and over. That’s one major reason why we’ve increased the show to two days, moved to the AUD and added a speaker series (apply by Friday!). The last major change we haven’t blogged about yet is our STEAM CELEBRATION! […]

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Introducing… The Maker Expo Speaker Series

Matt Morris with his giant head snow sculptures

This year, Maker Expo is proud to present a speaker series showcasing makers and creatives who wish to share their passion and craft with, you. This speaker circuit will present 10 different individuals and topics that are guaranteed to awe and inspire. Headlining the series is local educator and sculptor, Matt Morris. While he spends […]

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Meet Maker Expo’s New President!

This year the Maker Expo team are saying a fond farewell to Darin White, who has stepped down as president of the Maker Expo board of directors. We are so thankful for Darin’s help leading the team through our 2015 and 2016 seasons. Thanks Darin! We wish you all the best in your endeavours with […]

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Exhibitor Applications are OPEN!

APPLY HERE! Maker Expo is bigger and better in 2018! Because there are so many incredible makers in our community, we’ve decided to double the size of our event! That means 2x the exhibitors, 2x the space and 2x the days! Join us at the Kitchener Memorial Auditorium on June 2nd and 3rd, 2018! We’re […]

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Fridge Poster Friday is back for Makerween!

Help us spread the love of Makerween by printing up our poster and putting it up in your office/classroom/dorm/haunted mansion/spectral plane. MAKERWEEN POSTER DOWNLOAD If you haven’t already, sign up and invite all your friends to the Makerween Facebook event. You’ll all get the latest news and updates, and they can let all their friends know […]

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Take the Maker Expo 2016 Survey!

Were you one of the 8000+ attendees or an exhibiting maker this past Saturday? Please take five minutes to fill out this short survey about your experience at Maker Expo 2016! This info will help us shape the next expo!   TAKE THE SURVEY!   Survey is open until end of day on Monday September 19th.

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MakerExpo Ripple Effect

Caption: The incredible MEEPs (Maker Expo Extraordinary Planners): (back) Darin, Ben, Ravi, Neil, Tyler, Agnes (front) Cam, Jen, Darcy, Tanya Happy Monday! It’s Tanya from the Maker Expo Organizing committee. One (easy) question for you today: What was your favourite MakerExpo moment or memory? (use the comments below) Here’s a handful that came to mind as […]

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MAKER EXPO IS TODAY – Get OFF your couch!

Ryan Gosling is here with us to recap 10 reasons why you should already be in Downtown Kitchener today: It’s FREE. And we’ll even send you home with FREE STUFF. There are fighting robots… and drawing robots, and LEGO robots… We have a kingdom made of cardboard. We have 35 different things for the kids to […]

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