$30 – $60

Guelph Medical Make-A-Thon

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University of Guelph School of Engineering

Thornbrough Building

Design Studio 1002/Computer Lab 1004

Guelph, ON N1G 1Y4

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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Do you want to learn how to use 3D printing to save lives, time, and money? Then you should participate in this Guelph Medical Make-A-Thon! Members of the public and Medical Makers are welcome to register to learn how to design and 3D print life-saving devices for humanitarian medical workers. Certificates will be emailed afterwards.

**Medical Makers will be trained to use, maintain and troubleshoot the Guelph Chapter 3D printers donated by Guelph Medical Imaging for their Medical Makers projects.**

If you attend this event, you will:

  • Meet cool people

  • Develop cutting-edge tech skills for job opportunities in the growing 3D printing sector

  • Learn humanitarian design skills from experts

  • Have a meaningful and unique learning experience

  • Give back to the global community

You can join either register on your own or as a team. No prior experience required. Please bring your laptop. You can use 3D modelling and 3D printing freeware for this event.

Proceeds support Medical Makers humanitarian projects.

Draft Schedule: (subject to change)

Saturday

10:00 AM: Check-In

10:15 AM: Introductions

10:45 AM: Workshop #1: 3D Printing Basics

11:30 PM: Form Teams + Start Printing!

12:30 PM: Meal Break

1:00 PM: Workshop #2: Humanitarian Design Workshop

1:30 PM: Workshop #3: Print Logs

2:00 PM: Optional Hands-On Activities (i.e., 3D Scanning, 3D Design Freeware, 3D Printer Maintainence + Troubleshooting)

5:00 PM - Deadline To Start 3D Printing Your Team’s Prototype

6:00 PM: Meal Break

7:00 PM - Keep Working As Late As You Like!

Sunday:

10:00 AM: Pick Up or Finish Your Prints

12:00 PM: Deadline for Submission of Print Logs + Meal Break

1:30 PM: Showcase + Judging

2:30 PM: Awards + Photos

3:30 PM: Feedback + What’s Next

4:30 PM: Clean Up

5:00 PM: Go Home

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Location

University of Guelph School of Engineering

Thornbrough Building

Design Studio 1002/Computer Lab 1004

Guelph, ON N1G 1Y4

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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