Fab Labs

Description / Objectives

Digital fabrication to encourage citizen social innovation.

Fab Labs are places to learn, collaborate in different projects and form part of the city's social development. They are a public service concerning technology and the science of digital production. Anyone and everyone can enjoy the spaces, tools and public resources and propose projects to improve their surroundings.

Fab Labs are open to everyone and the "price" paid to use them is known as contraprestació, a system of social reinvestment for the support received in the lab in exchange for the time, talent, involvement and participation of people to benefit the community. All without any money changing hands.

 

Fab Lab in the Technology Park

The new Fab Lab in the Technology Park is a showcase of advanced industry in Barcelona. This space is aimed at the city's SMEs and companies that produce their own product in the field of technology and industry.

News

Visibility and recognition for digital training with the IT Academy

Wed, 20/07/2022 - 17:26

Employment. The centre has a labour insertion rate of 82%, with many students even finding work before they complete their training.

Giga tech centre for the global digital connectivity of schools to move into Ca l’Alier

Mon, 18/07/2022 - 14:33

Inclusion. The goal is to help drive the improvement of global education and reduce exclusion and the digital divide, an important step in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGS).

Adolescents participant al Visions STEAM - Fòrum

The Zoo becomes a new space promoting scientific vocations

Wed, 23/03/2022 - 15:21

Education. Activities in the STEAM programme will be held at the Zoo, as well as the Parc del Fòrum, the Olympic Ring and Tibidabo.

Technovation Girls expands to 8 to 12 year age range

Thu, 03/03/2022 - 15:02

Women and technology. The international competition on technology and entrepreneurship aimed at girls and young women is launching the 'beginner team' category this season.

Agenda

'3D designing and printing'

When:
Del 04/10/2022 al 20/12/2022
Where:
Espai Jove Casa Sagnier
C Brusi 51*61 (Sarrià-Sant Gervasi)
934140195

Maker Lab: 'Illustrating and collage'

When:
Del 18/10/2022 al 20/12/2022
Where:
Centre Cívic Convent de Sant Agustí
Carrer del Comerç 36 (Ciutat Vella)
932565000
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