Here is the KIT!
KIT OF REGISTRATION FOR NEW FAB LABS
The following materials must be provided so that the Fab Lab Brasil Network can support the approval of the new Fab Labs with the Referees:
- Fab Lab video with caption in English (will be posted on Fab Brazil Network page)
Information contained in the video:
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About the Fab Lab (Fab Lab’s name, location, context, focus, etc.)
About the Fab Lab team (team presentation, mini bio, role, responsibilities) About Fab Lab structure (tour throughout the Fab Lab showing the space) About the Fab Lab machines (showing the equipments that they have) About the Open Day (which days, time and access information)
Presentation (in portuguese and english) with information that will also
be used (later) to register in fablabs.io
Information contained in the presentation:
● Slide 1
Fab Lab name and logo (if it exists)
● Slide 2
Photo of the Fab Lab with the layout of the space (can be the floor plan)
● Slide 3
Team photo (individual photo of each person) with mini bio and their role
● Slide 4
Inventory of machines with image and their specification (e.g: Printer
Makerbot 3d - printing area 150x150x150mm - PLA and ABS).
● Slide 5
How Open Day works, with rules and days (e.g. every wednesday from 12:00 to 19:00. It’s necessary to schedule before by email firstname.lastname@example.org . To access it’s necessary to bring your own PPE (personal protection equipment) and any material that will be used)
● Slide 6
Information in case of service providing (e .g. we provide cutting services, printing, etc. for more information access the website)
● Slide 7
Term of acceptance signed and scanned (template available at the end of this document)
STEPS FOR NEW FAB LABS REGISTRATION
Step 1: Build your Fab Lab, exchanging knowledge with other Fab Labs, visiting other spaces, reading materials.
Step 2: Prepare a video and a presentation (After the Lab is approved the video will be go on the FLBN youtube channel)
Step 3: Presentation of the Fab Lab (with the previous video and slides) on hangout for all the Fab Lab Brazil Network and Referees (optional) in a recorded meeting. Each Fab Lab must organize a 10 minutes presentation.
Step 4: Fab Lab Brazil Network will support approvals 4 times a year. After completing step 3, the Network will submit the documentation developed to the Judges for approval in the months of January, April, July and October.
Step 5: After receiving confirmation from FLBN you have one week to register in FabLabs.io and include the information of the slides (team, machines, etc) selecting the indicated Referees. (after that the Lab will be automatically reschedule to next cycle of approval).
Step 6: The Judges will have a week to approve the labs (Two weeks after the FLBN confirmation email).
Developed by: Kenzo Abiko e Tais Lima em (Set/2018) Modified by: Nuria (Set/2018)
TERM OF ACCEPTANCE
I ___________________________________________ Representing F abLab _____________________________________
Affirm that the FabLab I represent:
- Have read and acknowledged the Fab Lab Charter and will leave it exposed in a visible place of the FabLab . (http://fab.cba.mit.edu/about/charter/)
- Has the tools and supplies compatible with the International Fablabs Inventory (http://fab.cba.mit.edu/about/fab/inv.html)
- Participates actively in the global network (such as: regional meetings, FABx conferences and discussions at FabLabs.io)
- Has employees who will be trained in FabAcademy or similar program. 5. Has access to the general public through the open-day.
I further state that in case the laboratory in question ceases to follow one of the 5 basic principles of FabLab, it will leave fablabs.io and remove the Fab Lab nomenclature from its name.
___________________, ___ of _____________ of 2018
signature and readable name
It is understood that this letter and its contents are passed on to all FabLab’s team, and that this document is valid even with the change of the representative that signs it.
This term is based on the principles of FabFoundation: ( http://www.fabfoundation.org/index.php/what-qualifies-as-a-fab-lab/index.html )