The real Makers' tour of Rome

Maker Faire Rome is back: this year it will take place in the wonderful Auditorium Parco della Musica designed by Renzo Piano, which will host both the exhibitors and a dense program of light talks and workshops. We’ll be there too, of course, with our booth (Montessori area, Zone F) and a light talk (Sunday 5th, 5.30pm, room WS14) to explain how you can sell and promote yourself online. Rome […]


Portraits of Makers

Portraits of Makers at our stand at the Maker Faire Rome. To remind us that this vague movement of “makers” is made up of people, those who gave the event a massive burst of positive energy shared by everyone present. And, as you can see in the photos, we may say that the face of the new wave of Italian makers is female!


Maker Faire fashion: what to wear this weekend

This outfit, thought by En=joy Gioielli for MakeTank, is both chic and practical for everyday wear, especially it you need to work at a Fair, standing all day (and we will be at the Maker Faire Rome in the next days!). With a very lightweight button up Jane Norman shirt and trendy yet affordable Vero Moda jeans, you cannot go wrong with this outfit. Paired with Sperry Top-Sider flats, which […]


Maker Faire Europe: what you'll see at our booth

As you already know, MakeTank will (proudly) take part in Maker Faire Europe: you can come and meet us at our booth on the first floor (“L” area) of Palazzo dei Congressi. We’ll be joined by many MakeTank vendors and they are ready for the event, too: together, we’ve just organized a sequence of presentations and workshops on their products and techniques. Here is our event schedule for next Friday, […]


What to do and eat in Rome during the Maker Faire

We’ll all be at the Maker Faire in Rome from October 3-6, 2013. The faire is open to the public on the 5th and 6th, offering a great opportunity to catch up on the latest in the world of European Makers and to visit the capital city. For those of us inside the Faire, we’re going to be tired and hungry by the end of the day, so I’ve prioritized […]


Are you a Vendor? Come with us to the Maker Faire Rome!

MakeTank has a booth at the Maker Faire Europe held in Rome from October 3rd to 6th – the major event curated by Massimo Banzi, founder of Arduino, and Riccardo Luna, editor of the website CheFuturo! and ex-editor of Wired Italia. We want to transform this event in a  opportunity for visibility for all our active Vendors, whom we invite to take an active part in our booth. During the […]