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Connie J. Zheng
North of Nine Communications for TechShop
|TechShop Takes the Stage at SXSW Interactive|
|TechShop to discuss the maker movement in four SXSW sessions|
, March 5, 2015 --
TechShop, Inc., a membership-based, do-it-yourself workshop and fabrication studio with locations nationwide, will be speaking in four maker-related sessions on at SXSW Interactive in Austin, TX. Other panelists joining TechShop to discuss the power of community and collaboration in the Shared Economy include entrepreneurs and advocates in the maker community from the White House, Department of Veterans Affairs, National Instruments, and TechShop-born businesses Embrace Innovations and SolePower.
The sessions will explore the maker movement from multiple fronts, from why the maker movement is grabbing the attention of top government officials, to how major global brands are helping create the next generation of makers, along with the rise of maker businesses and social good-driven endeavors.
Check out the details for each session below, or follow @TechShop on twitter for updates during SXSW.
TechShop-related panels at SXSW (all times in Central Time)
· Calling for a Nation of Makers (, JW Marriott)
· Maker Trailblazers: Making for Social Good (, Long Center)
· Makers Change the World and Tools Change the Maker (, Long Center)
· The Rise of Maker Millionaires (, Hilton Austin Downtown)
Founded in October 2006, TechShop is a membership-based, do-it-yourself (DIY) workshop and fabrication studio that provides access to a vibrant community of creative makers and millions of dollars' worth of facilities, equipment, tools and software in each location. Based in San Jose, Calif., with locations globally, TechShop offers classes, workshops, instruction and training for people of all ages and skill levels to build whatever they can dream.For information on memberships and course listings, visit www.techshop.com, email email@example.com or call 855-TECHSHOP. You can follow TechShop on Twitter at @TechShop and on Facebook as TechShop Incorporated.
TechShop currently offers a number of investment opportunities. For more information, or to RSVP for one of our upcoming live webinars, visit invest.techshop.com.
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