EU to hold first European Maker Faire in Brussels

A number of EU institutions are hosting the first-ever EU Institutional Maker Faire at the European Parliament in Brussels on 31 May as part of European Maker Week. The event will feature makers, innovators and entrepreneurs of all ages who are using cutting-edge tools to bring their ideas to life. European Maker Faire is co-organised by Startup Europe, an initiative of Directorate General for Communications Networks, Content and Technology (CNECT) and the EU Policy Lab, an initiative of the Joint Research Centre (JRC), the European Commission, Think Young (TY) and Maker Faire Rome – The European Edition (MFR).