Maker Fair 2018

Empathy to Engineering: Solutions for Macroissues

Maker Fair

We are proud to announce Maker Fair 2018 !!

coding and making


A Maker Fair is a celebration of innovators, makers, doers coming together to showcase their products to the local community. Maker Fair track is organized to help the students display their technical skills and team work.

Under this abstracts will be called for and evaluated for their social usefulness and ability to be converted into a product. The selected teams will be required to develop their idea into a prototype and invited for display during the SS12 finals. The displays can be in the form of engineering products, working models or even artistic models addressing a social issue given in the topics.

Points to be noted

  • Team size: Maximum of 4 members.
  • Team members may come from different academic institutions and from different countries. Only the registered members of the team will be given certificates. Mentor names should also accompany the team registration.
  • Teams are requested to register with the pilot universities/sections for the first round contest. After the selection, the winners should register for the finals. The registration process will be announced later.
  • Teams are locked at the close of submissions 15 days before the first round contest, and no further changes to team membership and mentors can be made after that date.
  • Each Team is solely responsible for its own cooperation and teamwork.
  • The winning team is selected based on the following criteria: Challenge, Innovation, Usability, and Extendibility/Documentation.
  • The team that is selected to represent its country/section/university at the SS12 Finals may continue developing after the Prelims to prepare its submission to the Finals. An industry mentor may be provided by the organizers on request.


Important Dates

Finals & Conference

Colombo, Sri Lanka
September 2018  (Date will be announced later)


Maker Fair Coordination

R. Navaneetha Krishnan
Kumaraguru College Of Technology, India
Ph: 9944147137,8072169525
Email: [email protected]