Maker Faire 2014

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We are organizing our presence at Maker Faire 2014!

Maker Faire
May 17 & 18, 2014
Saturday 10am – 8pm
Sunday 10am – 6pm

see Maker Faire for more info

Map of where the Noisebridge booth was last year

Noisebridge booth[edit]

[1] is May 17 and 18 at the San Mateo County Expo Center. If you'd like to help set up/run the booth this year, please add your contact info below. NB should be getting several free passes for volunteers who work at least a 4-hour shift. First come, first served!

Projects/Items Displayed in the Booth[edit]


There will be projects from noisebridge at the faire this year.

  • the space will also be decorated with light.
  • a sign will rise up from behind, announcing the presence of Nosebridge to all.

Other Items to Bring[edit]

  • NB flyers
  • NB stickers
  • NB t-shirts?
  • a colloage of photos of noisebridge?
  • sudomate (5 gallons) Courtesy of Sudo room pop effort!

Maker Faire Volunteering Signups[edit]

Maker Faire is a huge event with more than 100,000 people expected to attend.
In case you have never been, or have never worked a booth at the Faire, this video from our friends at Dangerous Prototypes is a nice introduction.

Please sign up for at least a couple 2 hour shifts for Saturday and Sunday.
Also, add your name and a contact email to the Volunteer Contact section below.
We will be getting in touch with you about more scheduling and badges and all.
Please help fill out the empty timeslots so we have at least 3 people at the Noisebooth during the Faire!

Education Day, Thursday May 15th[edit]

Setup Friday May 16th[edit]

Setup times for the venue: 10am-8pm
1200 - 1600 (full)

  • Monad will be driving down from Noisebridge with our gear(Maker Pass)
  • John E - some flexibility for schedule, available (Maker Pass).

Saturday May 17th[edit]

0900 - 1100 Setup

  • Monad (Maker Pass)
  • John E (Maker Pass)
  • John S (Maker Pass)

1300 - 1500 Staffing (slot open)

1500 - 1700 Staffing

1700 - 1800 Staffing and shutdown for the night

Sunday May 18th 0900-1900[edit]

9am - 11am pull out the projects and set up for the faire to open at 10am.

  • Monad

11am - 1 pm regular staffing

  • John E

1pm - 3pm regular staffing

  • John E
  • J(Julio?)

3pm - 5pm regular staffing

5pm - 7pm regular staffing, break down the booth and leave by 7pm (2 slots open)

Volunteer Contact Information[edit]

John E.
Dan Cote
Kevin S
Jade S

Members with Booths at Maker Faire[edit]

"Going to Maker Faire with another group? Let us know where you'll be!"
Rock The Bike - Nice pedal-powered live music all weekend, outside. Jake helped make the electronics.
Type A Machines -- miloh will be the TAM corporation :-)

Booths to Visit[edit]

Evil Mad Science
Will Upverter be there?

West coast hackerspaces:

  • Sudo Room
  • Ace Monster Toys
  • Hacker Dojo
  • CRASH space
  • Jigsaw Rennaissance
  • add more!