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Monday, May 5 • 12:15 - 12:29
From Fab Labs To Fab Cities

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How making stuff became news today? Why we (almost) removed manufacturing from our cities? After almost three centuries of industrialisation, we are envisioning how digital technologies are changing the way we live. Computers and the Internet have changed our life, but we still rely on a production line thousands of miles away from were we consume and use products. Digital fabrication will bring back productivity into our houses, neighbourhoods and cities, and will reconfigure the way we relate between humans, how we make transactions, and the whole economic and social systems. FAB City will try to look how can we start to shape the new productive cities.

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Tomas Diez

Director, Fab City
Tomas Diez is the director of Fab Lab Barcelona. His research focuses on the emergence of communities that manufacture goods locally with digital tools. He further explores how these new models of production transform our cities and the way citizens live, consume and relate to each... Read More →


Monday May 5, 2014 12:15 - 12:29
01 The Circus

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