ABOUT THE NETWORK
The project is led by Research Design Products with in the Design Products programme at the Royal College of Art and involves the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (RSA), the Central Research Laboratory | Cathedral Group PLC and OpenDesk.
As well as a broad spectrum of academic expertise, the network also currently includes makespaces from across the UK, micro and SME manufacturing businesses, waste management and recycling companies, software developers, technologists and technology developers and GOs and NGOs with interests in craft, design, innovation and manufacturing.
However this is just the start, the main aim of our project is to create a network to develop a shared multi-disciplinary vision and research agenda for the role of makespaces in redistributed manufacturing.
Technologist and EntrepreneurDirector of Business Development & Cofounder at Building Bloqs CICDirector for London Design Museum 2005 © Design MuseumDirector of Policy and Consultancy, Future Care CapitalFounder of Digital FormingCo Founder of UnmadeProduct Desingerevents coordinator at Mini Bar LabsCo-founder and Creative Director at FaberdasheryEducation & Outreach Coordinator @MakLabs, GlasgowDesigner and EngineerCo-founder of research co-operative Strange TelemetryCo-director of arts collective Re-DockDigital Programmes Manager at the V&AResearcher and WriterLead Designer at open_deskFounder and CEO of AndiamoProduct Designer and Consultant for AutodeskFounder of Design for Manufacturing ForumCommunity Manager for EMEA countries at 3D Hubs