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Bring a concept to a creation event

In the inspiration phase there have been quite some references to events where things get created. Why not take concepts to these type of events?

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Many of us on this platform know about the concepts being 'open source'. This concept is to challenge you to pick one of your favorite concepts, and take it to an event like Maker Faire, Garage48 or whichever you think is best or closest to you and start realisation. Easier said than done, maybe, but I will do it as well. There will be an event in November here in Riga, and I will try to get a concept in. Promised.

What kind of social impact does this concept achieve?

Depends on the concepts picked, but there is great potential in the past challenges.

What skills are required to take this concept forward?

A bit of organisation and convincing skills. You have to be able to secure a spot in such an event. Furthermore, a bit of project management would help, but it might be available on these events as well.

How do you envision this concept being supported financially?

Generally, participation in these type of events takes only a small amount of money. And I suggest that for realising a concept, you make defining the business case part of the project.

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Photo of Patricio M. Hidalgo

Great exponential exposure. Way to go. I applaud you :-)

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Thanks, Patricio!

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