So Cal Maker Con

So Cal Maker Con

Los Angeles Fairplex

From socalmakercon.com:

The largest event celebrating inventiveness, innovation and ideas in Southern California!

If you like things like Pinterest,  Etsy or Instructables, this is the perfect event for you. It’s like a tech show, craft show, and ComiCon all in one place – all celebrating the magic of making.

 Whether you want to shop innovative and inventive products from exhibitors, experience technologies that are transforming the world, or learn about the emerging Maker Movement and how you can take part from leading figures – you won’t want to miss out on the event that is becoming the hub of creative activity in the region.

Things to see and do at SoCal MakerCon

-Amazing exhibits (click HERE for a current exhibitor list)
-3D Printing demos and products
-Live aerial demonstrations with drones
-Unique and inventive crafts
-Robotics
-Learn about local resources available to make anything you can imagine
-Fabricated Costumes / Cosplay
-Steam and diesel punk
-Drones (quadcopters)
-Hands-on workshops
-Interactive displays / Large-scale Art
-DIY and hacker projects (meet the makers)
-Speakers
-Crowdfunding campaign demos
-Robot Battles
-Exhibitors with products and services (makerkspace membership, control boards, 3D printers and filament etc.)
-Learn about local resources that are empowering people to make anything their imagination allows for very little money
-Find the perfect Christmas gift for the Pinterest lover or tech enthusiast
-Find one-of-a-kind 3D printed jewelry, Christmas ornaments and novelties you won’t see anywhere else

This is the premier event for ideas and innovation. Whether you participate as a spectator, exhibitor, or speaker, you will find it impossible to not be inspired by the infinite creativity and optimism that is the driving force behind this event and the maker movement in general.