Circular Economy Makerthon

When: Sat, Oct 8, 8am–Sun, Oct 9, 6pm, 2016
Where: MCMC, Cyberjaya, Malaysia
Admission: MYR 20
Info: Event | Attend | Venue

MCMC myMaker in collaboration with SEAMNET is hosting SEA Makerthon Kuala Lumpur 2016 with the theme Consumer Electronics in Circular Economy: Managing Waste in Today’s World. The winners wiil be competing in the grand finale at InnovASEAN 2016 in Singapore the week after. Categories:
  • 2nd Life - Upcycle, reverse engineer, rebuild.
  • Junk into Energy - Turn junk into energy sources
  • Track & Trace - Track where junk comes from and goes to.

Form a team of no more than 4 or find a team on event day, and bring your own electronic junk and potential supporting hardware. myMaker IOT Lab will provide 3D printers, laser cutters, hand tools, soldering tools, multimeters, cardboard boxes, stationery. [Possible sample projects:
  • Old phone - Turn it into an alarm clock
  • Old bicycle - Turn it into an ebike or electric generator
  • Old bicycles - Turn them into a table [top image via homeedit]
  • Old computer - Give it a 2nd life by installing Linux, OpenOffice]

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Link Sat 09:00  Bringing a Product to Market @ KualaLumpur
Link Sat 09:00  Bahtera Utara @ Kedah
Link Sat 09:00  Startup Quest @ Shah Alam New
Link Sat 10:00  Design Exhibition @ Singapore
Link Sat 10:00  ZineFest + IndieComics + DistroDay @ PetalingaJaya
Link Sat 10:00  iGEM Green Exhibition @ KLCC New
Link Sat 11:00  Photography Festival @ MidValley
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