Kinderprogramm

Awesome Technology for small Makers

In cooperation with Wirtschaftsagentur Wien we offer an exciting program for kids at Maker Faire Vienna on May 5th &6th, 2018.

For all workshops and hands-on activities: Just come by, no pre-registration needed! There is limited space for all workshops, therefore participants will be registered by the “first come, first served” principle. Some workshop hosts ask for a contribution towards expenses (for materials etc.) that can only be paid in cash.

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Exhibitors in the kids area

3D Chocoprinter STAND E11

3D chocoprinter - A new trend in the world of company events and private parties, original gifts and promotional items; brand market support and fragrant, tasty and amusing experience.

Abacus Theater - Timecruiser STAND H11

The Timecruisers are giant, strolling time machines. They are operated by time travelers, who see the ages pass by in a height of three metres. Technology from the past and the future is combined in these mobile pieces of art. Performance times Sat. & Sun. 11:00, 13:00, 15:00, 17:00.

BADALA – Fun for Kids and Used Boxes STAND K06

Stickers by 'BADALA' (derived from the Panjabi word for 'transform') turns cardboard boxes into inexpensive, eco-friendly toys with educational value, that inspire children’s imagination, creativity and intelligence.

bAm STAND 223

Cuto is a small and handmade robot. It is between art and technology, between craft and science. His artificial intelligence enables to recognize digital activity and communication with humans. His goal is to make People happy!

Blinkenrocket! Learn to Solder. STAND 213

The Blinkenrocket is a DIY soldering kit to learn the art of soldering. It features an 8x8 Ledmatrix that is programmable via audio.

Chronobioscope - A DIY microscope STAND E10

Do you wish you could bring all the excitement, curiosity and exploration of a real lab microscope to your home? Do you want to compress lengthy biological processes into seconds? Now you can with our DIY Raspberry Pi powered Chronobioscope!

City Games Vienna STAND E14

Discover Vienna playfully with friends and family. Wunderkammer Wien: Scratch-off Monster Hunt cards, to free the Viennese from grumpiness. Im Untergrund Augmented Reality: Use your private investigation app, reveal the mysterious crime organisation

CoderDojo: Make your own [game]! STAND K02

Have you ever wondered how hard is to make your own game? In this all day hop-on hop-off workshop from CoderDojo Wien, you'll learn exactly how to make your own video game and much more. Dive into the world of programming and spread your genius!

DaVinciLab STAND K03

The DaVinci Lab discovers and nurtures talents. It's all about experimenting, trying, designing, developing, testing and reflecting on new things. We are turning kids into critical designers of the digital world and awakening the" DaVinci Element "in every child.

DER STANDARD // Building Sculptures out of Newspaper STAND E44

Newspaper in the spotlight! Together with our media partner DER STANDARD we will get creative with newspapers and find out, what we can build with it - which is a lot!

The Fascinating Inventions of Leonardo da Vinci STAND 210

In his time Leonardo da Vinci invented machines which were far ahead of his time. Here you can find some of these invention recreated as models built from lasercut wood and see how they work.

DIY Meets the Lab – Try Out Self-Made Lab Equipment STAND E50

Is apple juice acidic or alkaline? In an experiment, adults and kids find out about the pH of different liquids. Besides red cabbage juice, they get to use DIY lab equipment, built by Happylab, including a magnetic stirrer and a pH meter.

DOIT: Own Your City STAND E13

DOIT: Skills for young social innovators in an open digital world. Own Your City: Urban data games for awareness, organisation and action in the cities. ZSI and Wiener Neustadt HAK students present their IoT games on urban energy, noise and pollution.

Design Your World with 3D Printing with DaVinciLab STAND K04

Discover the world of 3D-printing - design your own product and participate in our challange - Are you crazy enough?!

Fablab Bratislava at CVTI SR STAND 220

Fablab Bratislava, in co-operation with secondary schools and universities from Bratislava, teaches digital fabrication. We present works of students created in Fablab.

FabLab Croatia > FabLab.hr | FabLab with a makers heart! STAND 253

Projects from the first Croatian FabLab. Our mission is oriented toward innovations in education, local community engagements and entrepreneurial mindset shift.

Fridays for Future: Upcycling Everything STAND E72

Fridays for Future together with young people around the globe demands courageous policies to stop climate change. We like to produce the different information materials, needed for our schoolstrikes for climate action, ourselves, by upcycling used paper and packaging.

Handmade Wooden Truck STAND E75

It's an electric truck made from wood and some parts from bike and old VHS video player device .

AI for Kids & Teens STAND K05

AI - just a buzz word? Not in DaVinciLab - with us you will learn to code robots with machine learning models. How is it possible? Just visit us and discover much more! #learnforlife

Lighten up! STAND 122

The FRFLI brand emerged from the lack of choice of reflective accessories on the market. Apart from health & safety equipment and sportswear, there was not much to choose from. We try to change that by coming up with funny and fashionable products.

Meet Flippix and Win! - The Flipper-Simulator from Geizhals.at STAND E39

Play & Win: Come to our booth, play one round with our handcrafted flipper simulator „Flippix“ and win great prizes!

Metalab STAND 205

Metalab is a Hackerspace from Vienna located at Rathausstraße 6. We have enough space for your hard- and software projects and probably the most creative chaos in Vienna.

Mobile Animation Box STAND 116

Stop Motion Artist Marcus Grysczok would like to develop an analog animation studio that fits into a suitcase.

Modular Robotics for Everyone STAND 218

Educational robotics projects for 3D printing opens up endless combinations and are limited just by your own creativity.

Mundus STAND 255

Mundus is a smart board game of the 21st Century that combines traditional board games and smartphones. By combining traditional board game elements and the potential of our smartphones, we bring virtual entertainment back into the physical world.

Nerdy Derby // powered by Happylab STAND 101

Welcome at the Nerdy Derby - the car racing event for all nerds and people who want to become one. Build your own racing car in a few steps and compete agaist the others. We created the 8 m long racetrack with the CNC milling machine at Happylab Vienna.

Otelo Robomat - robot factory STAND E91

The Otelo Robomat is part of the new Children's Experience Technology digitization program. With the Robomat, children from the age of 4 can have their own robot assembled and produced.

Physics Cart STAND E15

We use workaday tools and materials like plastic bottles, disposable syringes, a cordless screwdriver or a barbecue grid to present surprising physical phenomena that can be tried right away.

plasticpreneur - Turning Waste into Value STAND E82

Plasticpreneur faces the challenge of plastic waste and offers tools to turn plastic waste into valuable things. There is a variety of applications and therefore offers the development of new prodcuts, projects and businesses.

projekt workstations STAND E45

Workstations is a platform for the creation of workshops, open spaces and experimental fields around craft and design, architecture and art, for children, adolescents and adults.

Robo Wunderkind STAND K01

Robo Wunderkind is a modular robotics kit that even a 5-year-old child can easily put together and bring to life. Using color coded blocks, kids assemble their working robot and program it to perform real functions. We invite big and little makers to join our interactive playground and explore the exciting world of robots. Build, play, code and explore – Robo Wunderkind makes it childish easy!

Robomaniac: STEM-Robotics for Kids STAND K09

At the RoboManiac booth children get to know different educational robots and make first programming experiences. At the do-it-yourself station kids can build an electro quiz.

Robotics Club from Mathematical Grammar School Belgrade STAND 258

Our stand is about robots made with Arduino and similar systems. We are high schoolers trying to promote robotics so other teenagers would practice it. There you can try out our interactive robots and hopefully see something new and interesting.

SLIME - Playful Polymers - by Engineering For Kids® STAND K08

During this Chemistry workshop children will create their own SLIME, which is neither a liquid nor a solid. Children will identify its physical properties and understand how molecules combine liquids and solids to create a polymer, while having FUN!)

Travel Games STAND E61

Backgammon, Draughts, Ludo... all handprinted on 100% cotton. With a touch of origami, the game neatly folds into a portable bag to carry your wooden checkers. Play anywhere and anytime with spielmawas - travel games.

What is sustainable design? Repair your own electric toothbrush and find out hands on! STAND E90

How should sustainable products, that could also be repaired be designed? Find out by repairing your own toothbrush!

We are the Robots STAND E29

2 self-built remote-controlled vehicles; wearables: robot-pullover, handbag; Coffee-Can Radar

Wunderwuzzi Robots STAND E89

The Wunderwuzzi robots offer children a fun introduction to the fascinating world of robotics.

Workshops for kids

Saturday, 04.05.2019

10:00 - 13:00Tino WernerBuild a Sensor-Controlled Varikabi Robot (Deutsch)W04

The sensor-controlled Bot varikabi avoids obstacles or follows your hand, a light, a shadow or a line. 12 amazing functions are possible! With the plug-in kit, you can build one of 7 different animals. Finally, you can test them on different courses.
contribution for material 25€

11:00 - 12:00Roza PavleskaUnveil your creativity (Deutsch)W01

Get to know the unique "tool" to create everything in every situation - your individual creativity!

11:00 - 12:30Karin Gruber / Maria Pieringer (Craftistas Wien)D.I.Y. - Key Pendant, Flash Lights and Solar Objects (for girls* & women*) (Deutsch)W03

You can constuct a key pendant from old boards or wires, build flash lights from fabric/felt with an LED or build a solar object. (from 10 years)
contribution for material 5€ / 9€ / 17€

11:30 - 12:15Thomas KöppeLets Build your Own Slingshot (Deutsch)W02

We build with you your own slingshot. After that you can shoot on it with a nerf gun. But, you must catch the marshmallow!
contribution for material 25€

12:30 - 14:00Karin Gruber / Maria Pieringer (Craftistas Wien)D.I.Y. - Key Pendant, Flash Lights and Solar Objects (for girls* & women*) (Deutsch)W03

You can constuct a key pendant from old boards or wires, build flash lights from fabric/felt with an LED or build a solar object. (from 10 years)
contribution for material 5€ / 9€ / 17€

13:00 - 14:00Sabine LasingerHot or cold? – Self-Made Thermometer (Deutsch)W01

Do you want to find out if it is hot or cold? Build your own liquid thermometer and see how it works. (from 10 years)

13:30 - 14:30Christoph Müller / Anel BucanbAm "Cuto" (Deutsch)W01

Cuto is a small and handmade robot. His goal is to make People happy! The workshop shows how to assemble Cuto and change his behavior with code. Idea is to show, how a robot is working. (from 6 years)
contribution for material 20€

14:00 - 17:00Tino WernerBuild a Sensor-Controlled Varikabi Robot (Deutsch)W04

The sensor-controlled Bot varikabi avoids obstacles or follows your hand, a light, a shadow or a line. 12 amazing functions are possible! With the plug-in kit, you can build one of 7 different animals. Finally, you can test them on different courses.
contribution for material 25€

15:00 - 16:00Cansu PeközElectro-felt! Soft Controllers for the Crocopoi Platform (English)W01

We will be making game controllers with conductive textile materials to use with the Crocopoi platform developed in Fab Lab Barcelona (8 - 17 years)
contribution for material €5

15:00 - 16:30Karin Gruber / Maria Pieringer (Craftistas Wien)D.I.Y. - Key Pendant, Flash Lights and Solar Objects (for girls* & women*) (Deutsch)W03

You can constuct a key pendant from old boards or wires, build flash lights from fabric/felt with an LED or build a solar object. (from 10 years)
contribution for material 5€ / 9€ / 17€

16:15 - 17:15Elisabeth Geiderer / Claudia Hackl3D Printing in a Flowerpot (Deutsch)W01

Are you interested in nature + technology? This is your chance! It's not only the tree that grows layer by layer, but also your 3D printed plant pot. We will send you into a lovely weekend with your own blossoming gift from the sunny OEG3D! (from 6 years)
contribution for material 5€

Sunday, 05.05.2019

10:00 - 13:00Tino WernerBuild a Sensor-Controlled Varikabi Robot (Deutsch)W04

The sensor-controlled Bot varikabi avoids obstacles or follows your hand, a light, a shadow or a line. 12 amazing functions are possible! With the plug-in kit, you can build one of 7 different animals. Finally, you can test them on different courses.
contribution for material 25€

10:30 - 12:30Michael HapplLets Build a Robot! (Deutsch)W01

If you're interested in robots, this is the workshop for you! First we explore how a robot works, then you can assemble your own robot called "Lightbug". The finished robot is yours and you can take it home! (from 10 years)
contribution for material 35€

11:00 - 11:45Sigrid "MO" MoschnerYour Fan - Created by Yourself (Deutsch)W03

Design your own Fan, in your colours. We paint in Acrylic and/or Water Colours, Metallic effects available, too. No previous knowledge necessary! (from 6 years)
contribution for material 10€

13:00 - 14:00Reinhard Hawel / Alfred SiegenfeldConstruction of Simple Morse Keys (Deutsch)W01

We explain how a Morse key is built. We build our own Morse key and we will use it. At the End of the Workshop everybody will understand Morse code and can key his/her own name. (from 6 years)
contribution for material freie Spende

13:00 - 14:00Sabine LasingerHot or cold? – Self-Made Thermometer (Deutsch)W02

Do you want to find out if it is hot or cold? Build your own liquid thermometer and see how it works. (from 10 years)

14:00 - 17:00Tino WernerBuild a Sensor-Controlled Varikabi Robot (Deutsch)W04

The sensor-controlled Bot varikabi avoids obstacles or follows your hand, a light, a shadow or a line. 12 amazing functions are possible! With the plug-in kit, you can build one of 7 different animals. Finally, you can test them on different courses.
contribution for material 25€

14:30 - 15:30Sören Lexplasticpreneur - Turning Plastic Waste into New Products (Deutsch)W01

With our plasticpreneur mashines we shredd plastic waste into granules - which we then heat and turn into new products. This turns yogurt cups and shampoo bottles into pegs, flower pots and rulers. (from 10 years)

16:00 - 17:00Gudrun Schuchmann / Lukas HuberExperiencing Signals and Their Processing (Deutsch)W01

We'll examine signals by generating and transmitting them. From smoke signals to glass fiber, from morse code till internet. Experience electronic transmission and have a look at Ö3 radio waves. (Workshop in German without translation). (8 - 12 years)