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AACME 2019 Exhibitor Applications are open!


Join us Sunday, May 19, 2019 for the next AACME! Previously known as the Ann Arbor Mini Maker Faire, the Ann Arbor Creativity & Making Expo (AACME) is a continuation of this same great event filled with hands-on activities and demos for all ages. Apply to be a part of this awesomeness, now in its 11th year!

2019 Exhibitor Applications deadline has been extended to Friday, March 15.

We will also be accepting applications for the 2019 Speaker Series, which will include demonstrations, live performances and talks about all types of technology and creative endeavors.

Speaker Series deadline is April 19.

Each year the organizing committee seeks exhibitors from a range of fields and from individuals, nonprofits, businesses, and students. Areas of interest include:

  • Robotics, CNC, computing

  • FIRST/FTC Robotics Teams

  • Green Tech (energy production/monitoring, electric vehicles, etc)

  • DIY Science

  • Performative Technologies and Arts including music and visual arts

  • Participatory activities (e.g., participatory activities such as silk screening or learn to solder, “Make and Takes”, hand tools, skill sharing)

  • Student projects (K-7th and 8th-12th grades)

  • Old and historic technology

  • STEM & STEAM projects

  • Makerspaces/hackerspaces/collectives

  • Radio

  • Rocketry/ballooning

  • Tinkerers

  • Unusual tools, machines, techniques

  • Whimsical technical creations

  • Demos in woodworking, printmaking or letterpress, weaving, spinning, knitting...

  • Fixing and/or taking things apart

Earlier Event: November 2
Ignite Ann Arbor 2018
Later Event: February 26
2019 A2Geeks Annual Meeting