The most important European event dedicated to innovation is back and can be attended in person at an exceptional location: the Gazometro, in the heart of Rome’s Ostiense neighborhood. Acea takes part in the 9th edition of Maker Faire Rome 2021, held between 8 and 10 October, as sponsor and exhibitor.
The iconic Gazometro is the symbol of the industrial revolution of the early 1900s. Built in 1937 to regulate the flow and pressure of Rome’s gas, today it is a landmark in an area of the city that is in constant evolution; the perfect venue to host Maker Faire Rome 2021.
Thursday 7 October - 17:30
The day before the start of the event, the opening Conference will see the intervention of numerous speakers from all around Europe. This year’s topic is Fast Forward – The Future In The Making.
Friday 8 – Saturday 9 – Sunday 10
The official event, Maker Faire Rome – The European Edition will take place during the following three days. The event can be attended in person, buying tickets on the official website, or followed the online on the interactive channel entirely dedicated to the events and meetings, and to browsing the stands.
Among the various initiatives part of the 9th edition, Tech For Care is an online platform created to share projects to help respond to the Covid-19 emergency. It showcases a selection of resources, technological solutions and smart equipment conceived to fight the pandemic and its effects. The platform was met with great enthusiasm by the research community and has already led to the creation of numerous collaborations.