Next Wednesday evening from 6-9pm at CoCo Minneapolis, we’ll be welcoming the Spark team back from their stint in China while celebrating their Kickstarter comeback. As part of the experience, Nena Fox from the Global Robotics Innovation Park (GRIP) initiative will be moderating a panel discussion featuring five local makers:
- Ben Edwards, VP Community, Product Evangelist and Founder, SmartThings
- David Bryan, President, Hack Factory of MN / Twin Cities Maker
- Justin Grammens, Founder, Arduino.MN
- Joseph Rueter, Hacker, ?
- Tim Bachman, Principal, Primordial Soup
A group discussion about Minnesota’s maker movement will ensue, as will an open brainstorm session around possibilities for the MAKEdotMN experiment.