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Join the Careables Maker Gathering, 25th of June [online]

DATE

From June 25
to June 25

LOCATION

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Careables is inviting you to our first virtual maker gathering!

Having felt the need for a platform where we can share the knowledge we have gained over the past months related to Covid-19 pandemic, GIG will be hosting its first virtual Careables maker gathering on the 25th of June.

Careables is all about DIY care, making & health and the intersection of maker movements and health care. We think this collaboration is crucial, not only but especially during times of pandemics.

To end the workshop sessions, together with Wikifactory we’ll host a Viral Response round table.

Program details (times in CEST):
13:30-14:00 Welcome session: Introduction to GIG, Careables, Check-in, bloom&platform tech + code of conduct
14:00-14:30 Mapping the Health Making Community & current global activities
14:30-15:15 Covid-19 maker response & the environment
15:15-15:45 Break for Bloom room explorations: share music, jokes, ideas, videos, projects, news and hugs
15:45-16:45 Training the Healthcare Makers of the Future
16:45 – 17:15 Ouroburos Performance – ouroboros means the cyclical movement of time and life. in this performance DJ ZEBB mixes traditional chants of oro nao and suruí, Amazon indigenous communities and 8 bit computer sounds
17:15-17:45 Fundraising: How do we find funding for our projects?
17:45 Break for meditation

18:00 –Viral Response Roundtable with Wikifactory ( This session will be hosted on this Zoom link)

To sign up for the gathering fill in this form

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