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TOM: Boston Inclusion Makeathon

19
Nov

Seaport World Trade Center & Seaport Hotel, 200 Seaport Boulevard, Boston, MA 02210

November 19, 2017 (All day) to November 20, 2017 (All day)
Registration Required
Cost: FREE
November 19, 2017 (All day) to November 20, 2017 (All day)

Teams comprised of engineers, designers, artists, healthcare professionals and more will compete to design and prototype solutions to everyday problems experienced by people with disabilities. Each team will have a list of challenges to choose from to help guide the ideation process. Their product will then be presented on Monday, November 20th to a panel of judges. 

The winning team gains access to the IDEA Venture Accelerator at Northeastern University.This is a great opportunity for students to come build their portfolio, network with mentors & investors and change someone's life!

All Makeathon attendees gain unrestricted access to the 2017 Inclusion Summit (http://www.inclusion2017.org/) as well as a party at 8pm on Sunday for students & young professionals. 

Check out some of the amazing mentors we have coming: http://www.northeastern.edu/nurseinnovation/inclusion-makeathon/

Resources: 

Fabrication Tools 

Wood MaterialTools and machinery 3D PrintersLaser CuttersCNC Milling machineElectronics Materials

BYOS

Bring Your Own Stuff! What Ever You Need BRING IT! Have a favorite tool? bring it with you!

Tell Us What You Need

Let us know if you need a specific material or tool and we’ll get it for you!

Team Budget

Every team will have its own budget for special materials