Category Archives: Fablab

icecairo at re:publica 2014

  pre:publica re:publica ice at re:publica 4. post:publica 5. The Crew After the greatness of last year in Berlin, the Afrilabs and Global Innovation Gathering (GIG) decided to once again…

Open House 3D Printer Day

Demos, discussion, dancing (not really), details of 3D printers all in one night! Yesterday we hosted a discussion on 3D printers at the hub.  The icecairo team has been talking…

Laser Cutting 101

For the past few weeks, icecairo has been offering a 3-hour intro course on our laser cutter in the icecairo Fablab in downtown Cairo. The Laser Cutter is one of…

Rise-athon

  The Rise-athon is where the real action happens during the Rise Up Summit! In this unique hands-on workshop, teams will work on building new products in less than 2…

Progress Team Brings Electronics to icecairo

Progress Team visited icecairo to hold a discussion over topics of their expertise: Microprocessors and Microcontrollers.  The event was called “Want to know more about Arduino? Raspberry Pi?” and we…

German Ministry Visit at icecairo during SWH Construction & Laser Cutting Workshop

Last Thursday, despite ongoing renovation in the downtown hub, the icecairo team responded to the community requests by conducting a few events simultaneously: Laser Cutting Intro Workshop & the construction…

icecairo at re:publica 2013 in Berlin

re:publica is a conference that started with bloggers, but over the years it has added a variety of elements and has become a fast growing super progressive conference in the…

Solar Hackathon: Building a Solar Water Heater at icecairo

What is a Hackathon? Hackathons are when specialists and interested peoples congregate around a specific topic with the intent to break it down and collaborate. A presentation or discussion begins…

Thinking around the box – modular infrastructures

icealex are coming along in leaps and bounds, already having built a string community, and securing space with MIA (a robotics community) and Alexandria Hackerspace. As we are looking at…

TokTok Fablab On The Go

In less than a decade ago, the Tok Tok has invaded Egypt with the same purposes of its Asian lands of origin: cheap transportation, agile maneuverability, and compactness for those…

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