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Spring School on Rapid Prototyping: MAKERS 5.0

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If you’ve ever dreamt of mastering rapid prototyping techniques, this is your chance. We invite beginner-level students to dive deeper into the world of 3D modeling, 3D printing, laser cutting, woodworking, metalworking, CNC, and other cool technologies! We offer a two-week-long intensive course (one week fully online, packed with theoretical and practical workshops, teamwork, and other fun) and a fully on-site week here in Vilnius, Lithuania, at the very creative workshops of VILNIUS TECH ‘LinkMenų fabrikas’.

This spring school, we focus on sustainability and the circular economy. How can we implement circularity in new product development? How can we create new things while using recycled materials?

WHEN: APRIL 8 – APRIL 19, 2024

(April 8th – 12th – lectures ONLINE; April 15th – 19th – workshops in Vilnius, Lithuania).

Where: Vilnius Gediminas technical university Creativity and Innovation centre “LinkMenu fabrikas”, Vilnius, Lithuania

Candidate requirements:

  • English proficiency (minimum B1 level in listening, speaking, reading, and writing);
  • Student of product design, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, or a relevant field;
  • Basic knowledge of rapid prototyping and product design;
  • Ability to work in a team in a multicultural environment.

Certificate and ECTS

A certificate of participation will be given to each participant at the end of the spring school. 3 ECTS will be awarded to students who have participated in the entire programme.

Why it’s so cool:

• Valuable skills and competencies (product design, basics of electronics, 3D modelling and more).

• Experienced mentors.

• Networking with industry professionals.

• Work at the inspiring and creative workshops of VILNIUS TECH “LinkMenu fabrikas.”

• Opportunity to discover Vilnius.

HOW TO PARTICIPATE? Fill in a registration form before 1st of March 2024, wait for our acceptance letter and contact your Institution’s International Relations Office regarding the funding opportunities. Please note that this Spring school is implemented in Erasmus+ Bended Intensive Programme (BIP) mode.

More information and registration here.

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