Build a 3D Printer!
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Feb 16–20, 2014
Organized by: icecairo (Innovation - Collaboration - Entrepreneurship)
Venue: icecairo (Innovation - Collaboration - Entrepreneurship)
Address: THE GrEEK CAMPUS, Falaki Gate: 28 Falaki St., Bab El Louk, Cairo, Egypt
Tahrir Gate: 171 Tahrir St., Bab El Louk, Cairo, Egypt
Admission: 1200 EGP

Come join us for the first ever open source 3D printer workshop in Egypt & learn to make your own printer!!!

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3D printing is a growing a trend all around the world that will soon revolutionize the way we live. There are only a few units in Egypt, but this is changing. Be one of the first to experience the freedom to design, model, and print anything you want!

Next3Design will be presenting at icecairo the concepts behind operating, building, and maintenance of a 3D printer. The workshop will give you an overview of 3D printing, types of different printers, materials, and software (modeling & generating the required G-code & the User Interface).

Practical sessions will include building the frame, mechanics, and electronics. In addition, participants will be installing the software and understanding the different printer settings to optimize your use of material. By the end of this course you will know how to make you own 3D printer.

This hands-on 3D printing course can be taken by anyone! No previous experience necessary.

Model: Ultimaker
Duration: 5 days, 10am - 6pm
Language: Arabic/English.
Price: 1200 EGP (lunch included)
* Discounted price available for icecairo members

Want your own 3D printer? You can build it with the trainers during this workshop!!! Contact us for further details on additional cost of purchasing a unit.

For any enquiries, please email

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Trainers :Next3Design is a startup that focus in 3D printing technology and has built many different 3D printer models and has a passion for spreading that technology to Egypt and believe in investment in that new field.