Campana Center for Ideation and Invention Educator Open House
Please join us as we showcase the Campana Center’s most recent expansion, which includes spaces designed to bring a community of ideas to life.
We invite you to learn more about its enhanced capabilities and the resources available to both you and your classroom as we partner together to train our students for the future.
Be among the first to experience the newly expanded Fab Lab, the Fab Lab Cab, virtual reality cave, a digital manufacturing line and more. Sherry Lassiter, President and CEO of the Fab Foundation and one of the architects of the Fab Lab program, will share insight into using “Fab” in education.
October 3, 2019
LCCC Campana Center for Ideation and Invention
1005 N Abbe Road
Elyria, Ohio 44035
4 p.m. – Open House and Dessert Reception Begins
4:30 p.m. – Keynote Address in Lecture Hall Room 101 (seating is limited)
Sherry Lassiter, President & CEO of The Fab Foundation
“Tech Futures: A Fab Approach to Education in the Age of Technology Disruption”
6 p.m. – Event Concludes
President & CEO, The Fab Foundation
Director, Fab Lab Program @ MIT’s Center for Bits and Atoms
Sherry Lassiter is one of the architects of the MIT global initiative for field on-site technology development, the Fab Lab program. A Fab Lab, or as users like to call it, Fabulous Laboratory, is a rapid prototyping platform for technical education, innovation and personal expression. The Fab Lab network includes over 1800 digital fabrication facilities in more than 100 countries. Lassiter is President and CEO of the Fab Foundation, a non-profit organization committed to building technical capacity in a locality, improving individuals’ abilities to develop themselves and their communities and bringing access to tools and knowledge that cultivate and support innovating practices. Lassiter is currently engaged in the deployment and growth of Fab Labs around the world, enabling grassroots technology development by, for and of the community.
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