During the lecture program of Maker Faire Vienna on May 4th & 5th, 2019 international and local speakers will hold lectures about various topics concerning the maker movement.

Saturday, 04.05.2019

10:30 - 11:00Niklas Gruber / Fabian PoschGRAND GARAGE - Making Ideas Happen (Deutsch)Vortrag 1

"Sharing ideas makes them grow" - Niklas, Rudi, Fabian and Max experienced this first-hand, when sharing their dream of having their own workshop turned into the GRAND GARAGE: a makerspace in Linz, now with a size of over 4000m2.

11:00 - 11:30Jørn AlraunCalliope mini – Bringing Physical Computing Into the Classroom (Deutsch)Vortrag 2

The Calliope mini has been a huge success in German speaking countries in being one part of digital literacy. It has been widely used and we take a look in how it did change the the class – and what needs to be done to be used everywhere.

11:30 - 12:00Gregor Bierent (RoboManiac GmbH)How Will our Kids Bbecome Ready for a Digital Future? (Deutsch)Vortrag 1

Insights into future challenges in professional and everyday life due to digitization. How are our kids and teenager best prepared for the digital future? What new skills are required? Are these taught?

11:45 - 12:30Reinhard HawelSelf-Construction of Radio Devices (Deutsch)Vortrag 2

Even without a license many radio devices can be built - 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.

12:15 - 12:30Paul Hofbauer (Conrad Electronic GmbH & Co KG)Short Presentation 3D-printer (Conrad Electronic GmbH & Co KG) (Deutsch)Vortrag 1

Everything that one should know about new developments in 3D printing

12:30 - 12:45Florian Ebner (Conrad Electronic GmbH & Co KG)A Must for each MAKER, the 3D-printer, Applications, Consumables, Which Possibilities, etc. (Conrad Electronic GmbH & Co KG) (Deutsch)Vortrag 1

Which 3D-printer is suitable for my use? Which filament can I use? And many more questions will be answered.

12:45 - 13:00Stephan PfannererIs 3D Printing a Sustainable Manufacturing Method? (Deutsch)Vortrag 2

In this talk we try to anwer the question, how sustainable 3D printing can be.

13:00 - 13:45Mag. art. Jan Lauth (VHS Wien)Digital Art To Touch And To Play With (Deutsch)Vortrag 1

3D disks will be distributed. Visitors can then feel for the different symbols located on them and are encouraged to creating individual forms. Whoever comes up with a new solution, wins.

13:15 - 13:45Finn Koubek / Christian KoubekBicycle + Cordless Drill + Arduino = E-Bike (Deutsch)Vortrag 2

A spontaneous father & son weekend project with high momentum spawning a street-legal DIY e-bike.

14:00 - 14:30Mario Arh (EBV Elektronik)How Smart Technologies Are Shaping Cities of the Future (Deutsch)Vortrag 1

Smart technologies are indispensable in today's life. This talk gives a brief outlook on which technologies are used to make the city of the future possible and life easier.

14:00 - 14:15Karin Gruber"Do It Ourselves" - Open Workshop for Women Craftistas (Deutsch)Vortrag 2

Why do we need an open workshop for women? And what's "didactic of technology for women"?

14:30 - 15:00Manuel HollfelderInfineon's Solutions for Makers and Hardware Prototyping (Englisch)Vortrag 1

In this talk, we will show you our comprehensive offerings for makers like PCB prototyping boards and easy to use software. Additionally, we will present maker projects which made use of them.

14:30 - 14:35Michala LipkováClay Next - Future of Bespoke Interior Ceramics (English)Vortrag 2

We believe that tomorrow’s tech is invisible, screenless and without wires. Clay Next combines 3 exponential technologies to create the future of interior ceramics: generative design, 3D printed ceramics and IoT - starting with wireless charging.

14:45 - 15:15Markus MayrOpenStreetMap - A Map of the World by Makers for Makers (Deutsch)Vortrag 2

Since 2004 volunteers are mapping their surroundings and contribute their data to the OpenStreetMap, a free map of the world. What started out with a collection of streets is now a world-wide database and source of many DIY projects.

15:00 - 16:30Vienna Design WeekWhat we Waste When We Eat (Deutsch)Vortrag 1

As an impulse for „Urban Food & Design“, VIENNA DESIGN WEEK discusses with experts from the fields of economy, welfare, research, gastronomy and the maker scene about innovative ways of minimizing food waste with the help of design. Panel discussion with Mag. Alice Jacubasch (Wirtschaftsagentur Wien, Kreativzentrum departure), Philipp Hietler („pulswerk“ - Österreichisches Ökologie-Institut / Forschung im Bereich Lebensmittelabfälle), Dr. Alexandra Gruber (CEO Wiener Tafel), DI Cornelia Diesenreiter (Founder „Unverschwendet“). Moderation: Irina Zelewitz (Editor-in-chief, BIORAMA)

15:30 - 16:15Hannes GuthThe Laws of Nature of Music (Deutsch)Vortrag 2

From bow and arrow to modern instruments. By getting to know the laws of nature, the formation of the scales and instruments, the key to music is found. WOW-experiences guaranteed!

16:30 - 17:00DI Patrick AwartYour Postapocalyptic Smarthome Without Klaut. (Deutsch)Vortrag 2

Cloud Smart Home Appliances are everywhere. They are easy to install, cheap and realiable. Or so you think until one day it strikes you. Time for a self hosted postapocalyptic Smart Home.

Sunday, 05.05.2019

10:30 - 11:00Sören Lexplasticpreneur - New Hope Through Plasticwaste (Deutsch)Vortrag 1

Since three years we are running a plastic workshop in Uganda. Plastic waste gets collected, shreddered and pressed into new products (school supplies). This creates new jobs and educational places.

10:30 - 10:45Mag. Timea OberwagnerThe Colour for Every Surfaces: Annie Sloan Chalk Paint (Deutsch)Vortrag 2

This is a live demonstration of the Annie Sloan Chalk paint.

11:00 - 11:45Mihai TudosieBluetooth Made Easy for Your Projects (English)Vortrag 2

Probably the fastest Bluetooth training to date, the talk targets an audience with limited previous experience. However the advanced users of the technology will not be disappointed, as new techniques are revealed during an interactive session.

11:30 - 13:00Eugene Quinn (spaceandplace) & Barbara Slotta (MA18), Mobilitätsagentur WienPublic Space in Motion (Deutsch)Vortrag 1

How can public spaces be used in the future - and who will use them? Which possibilities of mobility in public space will be establised in the future - and how? Presentation hosted by Raumpioniere.

12:00 - 12:45Ing. Arnold Hübsch101 in Digital Decoder Programming (Deutsch)Vortrag 2

Info in Decoder programming. few easy steps which help sto start with the technology

13:00 - 13:30Paul HaydenA Way Towards HQ Metal 3D Printing (English)Vortrag 2

I'm presenting parts of my aster thesis on a new method for precision welding and how it could enable open source metal 3D printing.

13:15 - 14:00Paul Hofbauer (Conrad Electronic GmbH & Co KG)Short Presentation 3D-printer (Conrad Electronic GmbH & Co KG) (Deutsch)Vortrag 1

Everything that one should know about new developments in 3D printing

13:30 - 13:45Florian Ebner (Conrad Electronic GmbH & Co KG)A Must for each MAKER, the 3D-printer, Applications, Consumables, Which Possibilities, etc. (Conrad Electronic GmbH & Co KG) (Deutsch)Vortrag 1

Which 3D-printer is suitable for my use? Which filament can I use? And many more questions will be answered.

13:45 - 14:15Constance WeiserLearn How to Build Green with Greenskills - A Workshop for Sustainable Building and Living (Deutsch)Vortrag 2

Green building can be learned: greenskills gives you an insight into ecological building. In a combination of theory and practice you learn about the qualities and potentials of low tech architecture and experience to work with renewable materials.

14:00 - 14:45Dr. Lara Lammer (TU Wien)Service Robots - Robots for You and Me (Deutsch)Vortrag 1

What is technology? What is a robot? What shapes could a service robot have? In which areas are service robots used? What about Artificial Intelligence? A scientifically informed talk for all.

14:30 - 15:00Gotthard WeissScienceGoesBeer: Chat with an Artificial Beer Sommelier! (Deutsch)Vortrag 2

As initiator from ScienceGoesBeer - scientific talks in combination with beer tastings - I will present you the first artificial beersommelier. Whether it will be intelligent - we will see.

15:00 - 15:30Dorothea Kessler (iFixit)Fix What is Yours! Repair as Today's Revolution (Deutsch)Vortrag 1

iFixit teaches people all over the world how to easily fix their own stuff – and what the inner life of things looks like. On our live talk you’ll learn how iFixit works and why repair is a good thing that enriches the world in many ways.

15:15 - 15:30Veronika PerschéKnitting for Arts - The Digital Knitting Machine (Deutsch)Vortrag 2

In a presentation overviewing collaborative and independent experiments using knit-patterning software as an artisanal tool for elaborating surface design, Veronika Persché will show her recent works called "Trikografie".

15:45 - 16:15Peter KnoblochThe Centennial Washing Machine (Deutsch)Vortrag 1

How to build a fully functional, resource efficient washing machine with competitive washing performance that lasts for 100 years or can be repaired for at least that long?

15:45 - 16:30Alexander BergnerBuilding a Replica of the Lotus 108 Pursuit Bike (Deutsch)Vortrag 2

For Bike Freaks: 25 years ago Alexander Bergner fell in love with the iconic Lotus 108 pursuit bike. 2010 he decided to build a replica. Hear the story of the build.

16:30 - 17:15Reinhard HawelAnatomy of Self-Built Radio Transceivers (Deutsch)Vortrag 2

We describe some radio kits and compare them. We show the schematics and report from our experience with some projects and their realization.