Calgary Mini Maker Faire 2013

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Last update: in September 2013.
Current information on this subject can be found at Protospace's show participation.


Protospace is attending Calgary Mini Maker Faire 2013, September 14-15. There's a room for hackerspaces, there's a booth for Protospace. Attendance is expected to be 3000 people.

Things Protospace Will Do

  • New business cards (James) - Matt & Hayley got it done.
  • Prospective membership pamphlet (Matt & Jim) - Likely not getting done.
  • Have a booth in the hackerspace room with people, projects, video, swag
  • Have big Tuesday meet & geeks the Sept weeks after Makerfaire.
  • Be nice and clean for new guests and member hopefuls
  • Have sponsorship letter (Matt & Kevin) - Kevin made updates. Should host/print some.
  • Have website content backfilled (Matt & Kevin)
  • Sell pre-order tickets (Now!)
  • Have first 3 months for price of 2 membership deal again
  • ... Other things I forgot

How to Help

  • Show up at Makerfaire, in 10 days, Sept 14-15 weekend.
  • Help man the booth for an hour or two or all day
  • Bring awesome stuff
  • Sell tickets now
  • Host a workshop
  • ... Other stuff I forgot and will bring up later.

People who will help with soldering workshops: Danny, Ben, Dana,

People who are available on floating hours or unscheduled: Matt (anytime), David Bernier (1 hour Sat), Inks, Don Greer (50% of time), Dave G (teardown).

People who've committed to manning the booth (ideally 4+ people for all hours):

Day 10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm 6pm
Saturday Sept. 14 Colin, Brian Colin, Brian Colin, Brian Colin, Brian, Evan, Tony Colin, Brian, Evan, Tony Colin, Brian, Evan, Tony Colin, Brian, Evan, Tony Colin, Brian, Evan, Tony Colin, Brian, Evan, Tony
Sunday Sept. 15 Colin, Chris Colin, Chris, Mike M Colin, Chris, Mike M Colin, Chris, Mike M, Jamie Colin, Mike M, Jamie Colin, Mike M, Jamie Colin, Mike M, Jamie Colin, Mike M, Dave G, Jamie N/A

Booth Stuff

  • Jim's circuitboard mill
  • Brian's food printer
  • Danny's lasers
  • Computer & Monitor
  • Business cards
  • Forms (?)
  • Soldering workshop