Talks


During the lecture program of Maker Faire Vienna international and local speakers will hold lectures about various topics concerning the maker movement.

Saturday, 20.05.2017

11:00 - 11:15Assoc.Prof. František Palčák, PhD.,TRIZ for perfectioning of creators and creations (EN)

The new breakthrough innovations without compromises uses the rules, procedures and tools of the TRIZ approach to inventive solutions for perfectioning of creators (makers) and creations (things-technics and art, processes-technology) based on ubiqui

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11:00 - 11:45Dr. Philipe Reinisch, DI. JoséJuan López-RuizSilkRoad4.0 IoT Challenge: Showcase your Technology (EN)

IoT Landscape is the meeting point of IoT and Industry 4.0 experts. Our objective is to interconnect companies and freelance professionals from all over Europe, in the field of IoT and Industry 4.0, and to foster mutual cooperation.

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11:30 - 11:45Jörg Heusler - Ruhrsource 3D-Druck für Jedermann (DE)

RUHRSOURCE develops 3D printing software that makes 3D printing as easy as printing on a white sheet of paper. At our booth we will present CUR3D, the first real 3D pre-press stage. The Gutenberg revolution for 3D printing. Www.cur3d.de

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11:45 - 12:15DI Philipp Hietler, DI Christian Pladerersmart KITCHEN- restLOS KOCHEN und mehr! (DE)

food waste has been the focus of public discussions for several years. Along the entire value chain, waste occurs at all stages.

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12:00 - 13:30Speaker: Andreas Perotti (VRAA), Annette Mossel (TU Wien), Vlad Gozman (Stereosense), Thomas Rauscher (Garden Gnome Software), Harald Prochaska (Otelo) Moderator: Axel Dietrich (vrisch)VR in the Making: Virtual Reality heute und in Zukunft // hosted by VRVienna (DE)

VR: Just a hype or the next leap in the evolution of reality? In this discussion panel, 5 Austrian VR pioneers will share their insights on the reality of VR today, as well as what lies ahead on this technology. Join the conversation!

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12:00 - 13:30Karoline Mayer (Architekturzentrum Wien), Thomas Seifert (Wiener Zeitung), Timon Liebau (VREI)Make VR! - Virtual Reality in der Praxis // hosted by VRVienna (DE)

You might be familiar with the term VR, but you’re still not sure what exactly you could do with it. Through some of their latest projects, industry professionals will share their take on VR showing us a part of its enormous potential.

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12:30 - 13:00Thomas Böhm, Matthias FriessnigMakerspaces und deren Potentiale für etablierte Unternehmen und Startups (DE)

The lecturers will explain how established companies and use makerspaces to promote the creativity of other employees. In addition, they will highlight what roll makerspaces have in the development of new products for hardware startups.

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13:00 - 13:30Gerwin Alexander HoppeDEVOTION:ACT - LET´S UPGRADE OURSELVES! (DE)

Radioactivity does not stop at national borders. Climate change requires global, determined action: However, national systems are blocking one another and can’t cope with the challenges to come. Let's play a little game ...

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13:45 - 14:15Klimaaktiv Maker Challenge 2017 Preisverleihung (DE)

The klimaaktiv Maker Challenge distinguishes Maker projects, that deal with energy & sustainability, recycling and upcycling, sustainable mobility or climate protection. No matter if it is a recycling floor, a light-switching robot or a solar bike - the winners will be awarded at Maker Faire Vienna.

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13:45 - 14:15Wolfgang SlanyTinkering on your phone! (DE)

Mobile phones are on the rise, and a variety of apps shape our everyday life. Learn how to create your own app directly on your mobile, how to take the step from the consumer to the developer, and why this is so important for our future.

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14:30 - 15:00Melissa SnoverBringing Magic Candy to life (EN)

Fruit gummies from the 3D printer! At the Katjes Magic Candy Factory, you can watch how the 3D printer prints out the fruit gummi you have designed in eight different flavors - whether it's a 3D character, letters, a logo or even a "sweet selfie".

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14:30 - 15:00Herbert Waloschek90 Jahre Hacker- und Maker-Community - der Amateurfunk (DE)

Established in the limits of the available technology from the very beginning, the Amateurfunk has been internationally organized and a world-renowned radio service since 1926. Crossing boundaries is an essential part of this community.

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15:00 - 15:15Birgit HorvathAktionstage Nachhaltigkeit - Präsentation der Initiative (DE)

The initiative "Aktionstage Nachhaltigkeit" makes people and their commitment to sustainable development visible. Learn more about how you can participate and how to stand up for a future that is worth living.

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15:15 - 15:45Roland Stelzer Happylab - Ideen einfach umsetzten in Österreichs erstem Fab Lab (DE)

The Happylab is a Fab Lab, Makerspace and an open workshop in which Makers can implement their ideas with 3D printers, Laser Cutter & Co. At Maker Faire, members of the Happylab will present their projects and visitors can realize small projects in the Pop-Up Fab Lab.

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15:15 - 15:45Thomas ZehetbauerRaspiPilot - A navigation aid for passengers, ultralights and remote areas (EN)

Raspberry Pi provides an efficient platform to integrate sensors with gps navigation and digital radio to provide valuable in-flight information to passengers, ultralights and planes in remote areas. It can also be used as an additional safety net to prevent some rare accidents in commercial aviation.

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15:45 - 16:00Raphael Friedlmayer, Felix MüllnerJukeBag Session (DE)

The JukeBag is a portable speaker which can be worn like a backpack. It can be used to celebrate at spontaneous open air parties with friends, as several JukeBags can be connected.

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16:00 - 18:00Hebocon: Sumo-Wrestling Tournier für technisch unversierte Roboter (DE)

Hebocon is a sumo wrestling tournament for technically unexperienced robots. The robot tournament is played out in a knock-out system on a 50x100 cm playing field. So bring your home-made robot and get a chance to win a wonderful trophy!

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16:00 - 16:15Christian Furtner, BALandwirtschaft im Umbruch (DE)

Agriculture is facing the greatest upheaval since the beginning of the "Green Revolution". Embark on a worldwide journey to “people & initiatives” that already show today how tomorrow's agriculture could look like.

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16:15 - 16:30EdoLive-Looping with a suitcase (DE)

Presentation of the loop suitcase. Musical Live Performance with Loopingequpiment

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16:45 - 17:15Mag. Michael LanzingerCreative Commons im 3D-Druck (DE)

With 3D printing it is possible to port digital licenses 'into reality' to a certain extent. Creative Commons is particularly relevant, because it creates a (necessary) correct legal basis for it.

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Sunday, 21.05.2017

11:00 - 11:30Melissa SnoverBringing Magic Candy to life (EN)

Fruit gummies from the 3D printer! At the Katjes Magic Candy Factory, you can watch how the 3D printer prints out the fruit gummi you have designed in eight different flavors - whether it's a 3D character, letters, a logo or even a "sweet selfie".

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11:00 - 11:30Ing. Arnold HübschModellbahn Digitalisierung für Anfänger (DE)

The lecture provides basic knowledge for the introduction to the digitalization of model railways. Surprisingly simple new methods will be shown for already experienced people.

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11:45 - 12:00Univ. Ass. Dipl.-Ing. Teresa Morandini, MAOPENmarx – Ein Campus zwischen Universität und Nachbarschaft (DE)

OPENmarx is a project of the future.labs and design build studio of the Vienna University of Technology. With the relocation of the mobile city lab, a place was developed in Neu Marx, which is directed at neighborhoods and NGOs in the field of education and community.

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11:45 - 12:15Gabi Grün, Esther Weinberger, Maria SulzerMaterial-Koje (DE)

The Material-Koje is a trading center for resources and residual materials, that can serve as raw material for something new.

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12:15 - 13:00Gabriela NedomaGrüne Kosmetik: Essbare Hautpflege selbstgemacht (DE)

Edible, fresh and organic: Learn how to prepare healthy deodorants, shampoos and toothpastes yourself. This way you can save money, protect the environment and free your skin from hazardous chemicals. Only give your skin what you would eat yourself!

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12:30 - 13:00Simone Mathys-ParnreiterCrowdfunding für Makers (DE)

How and for which projects does crowdfunding work? And what‘s a clever approach? You will receive a crowdfunding crash course illustrating concrete examples of the maker scene. Questions are welcome!

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13:15 - 14:00Valentin Vodev (Cycle Eco KG)VELLO BIKE das leistungsstarke Faltrad 'Made in Austria' // hosted by Wirtschaftsagentur Wien (DE)

Valentin Vodev - VELLO BIKE is the flagship product of Cycle Eco KG, a company the specializes in the development of innovative mobility products. The company is managed by product designer Valentin Vodev and Valerie Wolff. The VELLO BIKE is a powerful folding bike 'Made in Austria', which recently brought its first self-charging electric version on the market.

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13:15 - 14:00Rafael Gattringer & Philipp Gühring (copter.rocks)Multicopter-Projekt in Kooperation mit Infineon Austria und dem MCI Innsbruck // hosted by Wirtschaftsagentur Wien (DE)

In the course of the "Industry meets Makers" project, Infineon Austria has developed a series of exciting applications for civilian quadrocopters in cooperation with the MCI Innsbruck and the creative maker scene. The lecture provides impressions of cooperation, results and future possibilities of copter.rocks.

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13:15 - 14:00Mark Neuner (Team Wien)NASCHVILLE: EIN ORT FÜR NEUE KREATIVE ARBEIT // hosted by Wirtschaftsagentur Wien (DE)

Naschville is initiated and managed by TEAM WIEN as a common public good and will be operated for 4 months at the Viennese Naschmarkt. In this jointly programmed project, new forms of cooperative work are going to be negotiated. The temporary project will be financed through a crowdfunding campaign.

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13:15 - 13:45Benjamin Aigner, Chris VeiglOpenSource Technologien als kostengünstige Unterstützungstechnik (DE)

FLipMouse and the AsTeRICS Foundation. We develop and adapt cost-effective assistive technology for people with disabilities based on AsTeRICS and low-cost hardware modules (FLipMouse, FABI)

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14:00 - 14:30Reinhard HawelSelbstbau im Funk (DE)

Even without a license many things can be built in and with radio - this especially applies to receivers and antennas. However, some can also build sending stations. The lecture gives a brief outline of what is possible and allowed.

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14:15 - 14:45Rita Huber (rita bringt's)Warum Lebensmittel und ihre Verarbeitung Glücksgefühle hervorrufen (DE)

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14:45 - 15:15Daniel PetkovicSmart Home für jeden (DE)

The Sonoff product line from Itead Studio has been offering uncomplicated and cost-effective solutions for home automation for some time now. The system and possibilities (e.g., control using Amazon Echo) will be presented.

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15:00 - 15:15Stephan Pfannerer3D Druck - gewusst wie! (DE)

What is a slicer? What can you find on Thingiverse? And how do I choose the right filament? Here, we’ll explain the basic concepts of 3D printing to visitors of all ages.

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15:30 - 15:45David PapFabLabNet - a central european network of Fab Labs (EN)

FabLabNet aims to foster international networks. The project joins a number of fablabs into a central European network: 9 project partners share experiences and develop activities to boost their knowledge and capacity.

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15:30 - 16:00DI Herbert FeichtingerIoT Geräte von WindowsPC steuern (DE)

IoT devices are ideal for the input / output of signals. Windows offers comfortable programming languages, development environments, lots of software, etc. So why not combine the best of both worlds? Where are the limits?

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16:00 - 16:30Peter Kneidinger Harvest MAP (DE)

HarvestMap is a map for scrap, a material exchange platform for Vienna and further for Austria. The goal of this platform is the expansion of the life cycle of building material using a database of reusable material. This harvest can be a cross-sectoral basis of a social, ecological and economic processes.

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16:15 - 16:30Rene Schakmann, Ingo WieserHow to build a 144 Core Raspberry PI Cluster (DE)

We build our own mini data center using 36 Raspberry PI's for testing and for a lot of fun. From planing the cluster to building the custom housing of all the PI's, networking and power supply - everything DIY

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16:30 - 16:45Dr. Stavri NikolovWEAR Sustain project (EN)

New funding and support opportunities for artists, designers and technologists to co-create the next generation of wearables and e-textiles

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16:45 - 17:00Veronika KovacsovaThe new working - a tool for urban development| DAS PACKHAUS (EN)

DAS PACKHAUS - EG + 10 floors (4000 m2) 250 creative people coming from various fields such as art, culture and business. Working areas, co-working, event and window displays, a breeding ground for networking, cooperations and exchange!

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16:45 - 17:00Leopold Zyka, Sven LakeOpenLandLAB - Farmbot und die Agrarrevolution (DE)

The OpenLandLAB is a place for social and technological innovations in rural areas. Highlights for 2017: • Pegasus Trimaran http://www.pegasus-trimaran.com/ • opensource Project Farmbot https://farmbot.io/ • A showcase for TESLA

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