Category Archives: Education

Gulf Coast MakerCon Welcomes New Partner: The People of Manufacturing!

We’re super happy to welcome The People of Manufacturing as a Gulf Coast MakerCon event Partner!  TPOMFG, LLC is a full service Manufacturing Consulting firm, dedicated to the success and growth of American Manufacturing, which owner Greg Serio believes – … Continue reading

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Maker Registration now Open for Gulf Coast MakerCon 2017!

Registration is now open for Gulf Coast MakerCon Maker Booths!  We’ve  some great new partners this year, like Cigar City Multirotors and the Tampa Bay Library Consortium. Here’s some more of what we have on tap for 2017: 40,000 sq. ft. of … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Brian Bombei, of Coaster Modeling Enthusiasts of FL

Brian Bombei, the founder of Coaster Modeling Enthusiasts of Florida, makes something big – really big: roller coaster models out of K’Nex!  He told us a bit more about what he does and why he does it.

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