CIE: ‘Fab Lab’ now open
The Chicago Innovation Exchange (CIE) has recently announced the opening of its “Fab Lab.”
The new lab is located in the Doerr Building at 1463 E. 53rd St., 2nd Floor, Chicago, IL 60615. The doors of the new Doerr Building and “Fab Lab” open Monday, July 13, 2015 for CIE Members only. All Argonne and UChicago employees are welcome to take a tour.
Doerr Building Tour
- Monday, July 13, – Friday, July 17, 2015
- 1463 E. 53rd St., Chicago, IL 60615
- 2nd Floor
- 1 p.m.
Take a spin around the Doerr Building and “Fab Lab” any day at 1:00 p.m. The “Fab Lab” is located directly across the street from the main CIE headquarters at 1452 E. 53rd Street, Chicago, IL.
‘Fab Lab’ 101
- Session 1: Tuesday, July 14, 6 p.m. – 7 p.m.
- Session 2: Wednesday, July 15, 2 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Learn about the machines in the “Fab Lab.” Learn about the details of the design process and essential safety information. This class is required to use the “Fab Lab” or have designs printed on the 3-D printers.
- RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
‘Fab Lab’ Demo and Open House
- Friday, July 17
- 4 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Visit the newly opened Doerr Building. There will be demos of some “Fab Lab” machines. Learn about how you can get involved with digital fabrication and prototyping. Network with fellow CIE members at the open house.