UNIMAKER 2020: Watch Again

Session 1: Environment and Health

Mon 7th September 10:00-12:00 BST

  • OPENING ADDRESS | Refugees Making the Desert Green β€” Professor Tony Ryan OBEπŸ“§, University of SheffieldΒ 
  • The Maker Response to Covid-19 β€” Dr Pete MylonπŸ“§, University of Sheffield
  • Developing a Prosthetic Arm β€” Thomas Thomas, Nicholas Hagis & Alex Pop, Sheffield BionicsπŸ“§


Session 2: Co/Extra-Curricular Making

Mon 7th September 15:00-17:00 BST

  • Curricular vs. Co-Curricular Projects β€” Dr Simon HayesπŸ“§, University of Sheffield
  • Maker{Futures}: maker resources for primary engagement β€” Dr Alison BuxtonπŸ“§, University of Sheffield
  • Lessons from an online IoT Making event during Lockdown β€” Richard WaterstoneπŸ“§, SERAS
  • KEYNOTE | Creating a repair culture; making engaging online content for your makerspace β€” Taylor DixonπŸ“§, iFixit

Session 3: Knowledge Exchange

Tue 8th September 10:00-12:00 BST

How can makerspaces and maker sessions adapt to Covid-19? What other topics are top of mind? Delegates share their experience and discuss next steps. Discussions are led by Ryan JonesπŸ“§ and a team of iForge student RepsΒ 


Session 4: Making in the Curriculum

Tue 8th September 15:00-17:00 BST


Session 5: Making for Enterprise

Tue 8th September 17:15-19:00 BST

  • Makerlab @ DMC β€” Tracey Johnson & Paul BennettπŸ“§, Barnsley DMC
  • Creating hardware/software sensor prototypes β€” Ammar Aboagwa, Onyeka Obidiegwu (SELA) and Alex KellyπŸ“§ (Tinsley Bridge)
  • Leading the Way with Integrative Projects to support Skills Development β€” Daniel Habbershaw & Dr Gary WoodπŸ“§
  • Bringing a “Hacker Mentality” to Health & Care β€” Aejaz ZahidπŸ“§, South Yorkshire & Bassetlaw Integrated Care System
  • KEYNOTE | Universities as Mega Maker Spaces – Prof Andrew MaxwellπŸ“§, Lassonde School of Engineering


For more great content from the UNIMAKER community, check out UNIMAKER 2020 – Bonus Content