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Makers Summit - Session 1

December 7th, 2015

Episode 376 of 454 episodes

Introducing the next industrial revolution A conversation exploring the emergence of the maker movement in all its forms and the factors that are fuelling its rise – from the arrival of cheaper tools, to the revival of making in popular culture, to the growing consumer appetite for domestic goods. Panellists: Liz Corbin, Institute of Making and co-founder of Open Workshop Network; Julie Madigan, Manufacturing Institute; Indy Johar co-founder of 00; Rosy Greenlees, executive director of Crafts Council Chair: Peter Marsh former FT journalist and author of The New Industrial Revolution

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