Sabrina Merlo

Sabrina Merlo

Sabrina is the Maker Faire Program Director. She works on stage content for the flagship fairs (Bay Area & New York), and also runs Maker Faire's licensing program for locally and independently produced "Mini" Maker Faires. She also co-creates the East Bay Mini Maker Faire in her town, Oakland, CA.

Latest from Sabrina Merlo

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Bilbao's post-industrial neighborhood Zorrozaurre is ground zero for an emerging maker culture and economy. Read more »

Riding a pump track is kind of like riding a roller coaster track. They are really, really fun to ride. And there's a whole scene of makers piling and packing and wetting dirt all for the sake of hours of pedal fun. Read more »

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This week 600 people gathered in Barcelona for Fab10, a truly international conference on the state of digital fabrication and open source hardware, as well as a convention for the global FabLab makerspace network. Fab Labs are the brainchild of Neil Gershenfeld of MIT. His vision was to build a network... Read more »

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Chip Yates is an extreme electric innovator. He has 18 world records in battery-powered vehicles of his own design. He designed and built the world's fastest electric airplane as well as the world's fasted and most powerful electric motorcycle. And he's presenting today at Maker Faire! Read more »

Oculus Rift demos. Photographer Leo Bakx

A photo tour from last weekend's first Eindhoven Mini Maker Faire in the Netherlands. Read more »

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Seattle retail makerspace Metrix is pushing the envelope of tool access with their Advanced Circuits Lab. Their LPKF Protolaser S is the only such machine available to the general public in the world. Read more »

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