FAB11 Making an Impact

FAB11 Making an Impact

This week it’s all about FAB11, the digital fabrication conference that welcomes 500 FAB LABS to share their history, ideas and dreams, teaching the world that they can make almost anything. Directors of Fab Labs share their stories of community, education … Continued

SOLIDWORKS For ENTREPRENEURS Program

SOLIDWORKS For ENTREPRENEURS Program

The SOLIDWORKS Community team announces the SOLIDWORKS for Entrepreneurs Program  to launch the design of your dreams. SOLIDWORKS for Entrepreneurs Program partners with innovative designers, incubators, accelerators, and maker spaces who are just starting out. SOLIDWORKS software helps to bring designs … Continued

KAIST Wins DARPA Robotics Challenge

KAIST Wins DARPA Robotics Challenge

The DARPA Robotics Challenge (DRC) is a three-year robotics systems competition focused on developing robots that can help humans respond to natural and man-made disasters.   The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is a US federal agency that laid the groundwork … Continued

UK National Women Engineering Day

UK National Women Engineering Day

Today in the UK, the country celebrates National Women Engineering Day.  With a 94 year history, the Women in Engineering Society has been celebrating the accomplishments of women in design and engineering.  This year there is a strong focus on … Continued

West Virginia University wins NASA Robot Competition

West Virginia University wins NASA Robot Competition

NASA Sample Return Robot Challenge encourages innovation in autonomous robotics as teams locate and collect samples across a wide variety of terrain and obstacles without human intervention.  The Cataglyphis Mountaineers robotics team from West Virginia University (WVU) college of engineering, under … Continued