Starting, Growing and Integrating Makerspaces into Higher Education

Sponsored by: Digilent

Monday, March 16
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Organizer & Moderator:
   
Larissa Swanland
Larissa Swanland
Founder of Diglilent MakerSpace & Academic Manager Digilent, Inc.

   

 

 Speakers:  
   

Kipp Bradford
Board Member Maker Education Initiative & Former Senior Design Engineer & Lecturer
School of Engineering
Brown University
   

 

   
 Clint Cole
Clint Cole
Founder & CTO, Digilent, Inc.
Associate Professor
Electrical & Computer Engineering
Washington State University
   


   




Chris Gammell
Principal and Founder
Contextual Electronics
                              
                                                               
   

Chris Gammell is the founder and lead educator of Contextual Electronics, an online educational program pairing theoretical and practical electronics knowledge. The focus of the project based course is on designing, building and troubleshooting real world hardware in an online apprenticeship format. Chris also runs a podcast about electronics called The Amp Hour and works on a search engine for electronics components called Parts.io.

   

John Schneider
John Schneider
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs
College of Engineering & Architecture
Washington State University
   





   Conference Sponsors   
 
 Conference Partner 
 

 
 Signature Partners
 
Mouser
 
 National Instruments
 
quanser
 
 Platinum Partners 
 

 
 
 
 Texas Instruments
 
 Diamond Partners
 

Analog Devices
 

 Atmel
 

 
 

MathWorks
 

Mentor graphics
 
 
 
 Synopsys
 

 Gold Partners
 
CST of America 
 
Digi-Key 
 
 
 

 
 Xilinx
 
 
 
 Saturday Evening Sponsor
 

 
 ECExpo Sponsor
 

 
 Spotlight Program Sponsor
 
 National Instruments
 
 Hospitality and Session Sponsors
 

 

 
 National Instruments
 
 Synopsys
 
 Texas Instruments
 
 Merchandise Sponsors
 

 CST of America
 
Digi-Key
 
 
 
Synopsys