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Conference on Creativity and Fabrication in Education

FabLearn 2014, October 25th - 26th, 2014 at Stanford University
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FabLearn 2014 invites submissions for its fourth annual conference, to be held on October 25-26, 2014 at Stanford University. FabLearn is a venue for educators, policy-makers, students, designers, researchers, and makers to present, discuss, and learn about digital fabrication in education, the “makers” culture, and hands-on, constructionist learning. We are seeking submissions for contributors to our Workshops, Student Showcase Panel, Educator Panel, Research Panel (Full paper), Poster Session (Short paper), and Demo Session.


We are also very excited to announce the first FabLearn Europe conference in Aarhus, Denmark, on Jun 16th, which will happen in conjunction with the Interaction Design for Children Conference (Jun 17-20th). To attend FabLearn Europe or apply to participate in one of the workshops, visit


Poster (Short Paper), Research Panel (Full Paper), and Educator Panel submissions are due by June 6, 2014 by 11:59pm (PDT).


Demo, Workshop, and Student Showcase Panel submissions are due by June 13, 2014 by 11:59pm (PDT).


All applicants will be notified about decisions in mid-July.


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Student Showcase Panel, Workshops, Educational Panel, Research Panel, Poster Session, Demo Session

Conference Chairs:
Full Paper Chairs: Paulo Blikstein, Kylie Peppler and Benjamin Shapiro Short
Paper Chairs: Victor Lee and Deborah Fields
Demo Chairs: Arnan Sipitakiat and Richard Davis
Workshop Chair: Matthew Berland
Publicity/Social Media Chair: Sylvia Martinez
Local coordinators: Katy McCown, Alicja Zenczykowska, and Brogan Miller

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