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Meet the Maker: Pamela French, of Pami Pocket

Pamela French is one of our great commercial makers,  bringing her creation, “Pami Pocket ” to Gulf Coast MakerCon.   She’s also Vice President of the Tampa Bay Inventor’s Council, one of our event partners, heading up our Inventors Showcase. … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker & Gulf Coast MakerCon Sponsor: Gabriel Anzziani, of Gabotronics

We welcome Gabriel Anzziani, of Gabotronics, back to our Annual DIY Festival of the Inventive Spirit for a third year in a row, and this year, as well, with gratitude to Gabotronics as a Gulf Coast MakerCon Sponsor. Gabriel Anzziani, … Continue reading

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Meet the Science Makers: Sarasota Scientific Instruments

Gulf Coast MakerCon is an Affiliate Event of the USA Science & Engineering Festival, and we’re proud to help take our place among events all over the country working together to re-invigorate the interest of our nation’s youth in science, technology, … Continue reading

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Guest Blog: Show & Tell Isn’t Just for MakerCon

LI4E Volunteer and Maker of all Trades, Chuck Stephens, shares his thoughts on the power of sharing. ________________________ Have you ever heard of Luigi da Vinci? Luigi was a brilliant maker during the Italian Renaissance. He spent all day building … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Daniel Flisek, Mr. Home Scientist

Daniel Flisek is a civilian Physicist working for the US Navy with a self-professed ” strong interest in chemistry on the side.” We  asked him to tell us a bit about himself and what he’s bringing to Gulf Coast MakerCon. … Continue reading

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Gulf Coast MakerCon for Educators

The “maker” movement is simply the DIY creative spirit reignited for the 21st century. It’s a return to self-sufficiency, self-reliance and creativity, providing engaging and hands-on opportunities to inspire, educate, and entertain curious and creative learners of all ages. It … Continue reading

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Meet the Robot Makers!

Robots are a big part of any maker event, and Gulf Coast MakerCon is no exception.  We’ll have a variety of robots on hand – bouncing balls, flinging frisbees, butlering and battling to the (near) death, a grand kick off … Continue reading

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