Plan C Live: The Maker Response To Covid-19 In Spain

Maker News
Plan C Live: The Maker Response To Covid-19 In Spain
YouTube player

Join Dale Dougherty, founder of Make: Magazine and Maker Faire, and Karim Asry, co-founder of Espacio Open and co-producer of Maker Faire Bilbao. They’ll be talking with some of the central activators, innovators, and organizers of the open source and maker response across Spain to produce supplies and meet the ongoing needs for medical and essential workers and the public.

Panel of Guests:

Maria Almazán – Engineer and expert on sustainability and fashion, coordinator of the textile node in Coronavirus Makers (Galicia)
David Cuartielles – Co-founder of Arduino, professor at Malmo University, played a key role in the movement’s rising (Sweden)
Miguel Ángel Fernández – Physicist in Colloids and Interfaces, researcher at University of Barcelona, coordinating R+D on FPP3 respirators for ICU (Catalonia)
Javier Fernandez – maker, member of Makespace Madrid, working con DIY electrovalves and software for open source ventilators (Madrid)
Cesar Garcia Sáez – Co-founder Makespace Madrid, Maker faire Madrid producer and early community catalyst (Madrid)
Rosa Leon – 3d printing expert and entrepreneur, national coordinator of the Coronavirus Makers volunteers network (Murcia)
Delia Millán and Mickael Pitarresi – Managers in Fab Lab in Cuenca, coordinators of local efforts with institutions, makers and companies (Castilla La Mancha)



Discuss this article with the rest of the community on our Discord server!

I get ridiculously excited seeing people make things. I just want to revel in the creativity I see in makers. My favorite thing in the world is sharing a maker's story. email me at hello (at)

View more articles by Caleb Kraft


Maker Faire Bay Area 2023 - Mare Island, CA

Escape to an island of imagination + innovation as Maker Faire Bay Area returns for its 15th iteration!

Buy Tickets today! SAVE 15% and lock-in your preferred date(s).