Category Archives: Workshops/Events

OSM MapJam Saturday 23rd of April

OpenStreetMap (OSM) Ireland members will meet Saturday 23rd of April in Dublin and do OSM mappy stuff on laptops in TOG. Like an indoor mapping party / hack day / social meet up / barcamp. What is OpenStreetMap? OpenStreetMap is a world wide, open content map. It’s often referred to as the Wikipedia of maps […]

The Big Day Out

We are back this year at the Big Day Out in Merrion Square .  A family friendly day, filled with all sorts of goings on. We will be in the SFI Discover Science zone.  We will be showcasing a whole host of new and crowd favorite projects. The event is free and a great way to end […]

CX3000 Heavy Duty Dust and Chip Extractor

We are still carrying out building work on our new space. The big project at the moment is enclosing the workshop. We have three new walls to build. As part of this project we are getting some must have tools for any workshop. Check out the new extractor below.  If you have any tools or equipment […]

CAD and Electronics is back

Our regular joint CAD and Electronics evening is kicking off again next Monday 18th January at 19:00. We’ve had a break while we moved to our new space at 22 Blackpitts. Now we’re ready to go again ☺. Come in and catch up with us. We’ll give you a tour of our fantastic new space. […]

Engineer’s Week: Bridge Building Competition

For Engineers Week, we are holding our fourth annual bridge building competition on Saturday 5th of March from 11am. Two Identical sessions will take place. The morning session – 11:00 – 13.30. The afternoon session 14:30 – 17:00. This is a family-friendly competition that puts teams against one another to build the strongest bridge. Engineering theory and building materials will […]

Science Hack Day Badges

We love rockets around here, so when it came to creating this years Science Hack Day badge, we decided a new design was in order. We created a new rocket shape design for science champions to wear . A video of the process is below. If you would like badges created for a community event do […]