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22.12.2020 News

Fab Labs' Nordic co-operation is intensifying

The Nordic Fab Labs have strengthened their co-operation by establishing an association. The presidency of the association rotates the Nordic countries and the autonomous territories belonging to the Nordic countries, so that each in turn is responsible for leading the association. The board has a member from all the Nordic countries.

4.12.2020 News

Apply for Fab Academy

Fab Academy is a 5-month hands-on distributed learning experience where you will learn how to Make Almost Anything utilizing Fab Lab tools. Fab Academy is directed by Prof. Neil Gershenfeld from MIT. Students will get support from our Fab Lab instructors. 

27.11.2020 News

Fab Lab Oulu collaborates with ComnPlay Science EU funded project

Fab Lab Oulu is collaborating with ComnPlay project, providing instructors for a series of digital fabrication workshops targeted to young kids and families.

6.10.2020 News

COVID-19 STEAM Innovator Challenge

Schools can alredy join to the COVID-19 STEAM Innovator Challenge with your innovative solution to fight against COVID-19!

31.8.2020 News

Fab Lab Oulu collaborates with the International Conference on Design Creativity

Last week, Center for Ubiquitious Computing at University of Oulu organized the 6th International Conference for Design Creativ

31.8.2020 News

Fab Labs all around the world are helping to paliate COVID pandemic

Since the COVID19 pandemic started in February 2020, Fab Labs and makerspaces from all around the world started to collaborate within their communities trying to support healthcare institutions,  l

25.8.2020 News

Online Civil Mask Workshop

Do you want to fabricate your own civil mask? Do you want to customize it? We are still offering online civil mask workshops!! Anyone is welcome!

17.8.2020 News

Fab Lab opening with restricted access for university students and staff


28.7.2020 News

Fab Lab Oulu in FabXLive

Fab Lab Oulu will participate in two different workshops at FabXLive event, this year's global and online Fab Lab Network conference.

9.4.2020 News

Coronavirus task force created at Fab Lab Oulu

In the context of the current Coronavirus crisis, many Fab Labs all around the world and other makerspaces are joining forces to support healthcare proffessionals providing solutions for some of th

31.3.2020 News

Fab Lab Virtual tutoring hour

We will have a virtual shift everyday in Zoom, where you can discuss Fab Lab related themes. One member of Fab Lab staff will be available every working day from 10 till 11 am. The Zoom link for the meeting is

24.2.2020 News

First ever 5G Candy Maze

The first 5G remote controlled Candy Maze in the world was built during the third edition of the Science Hack Days at Fab Lab Oulu!!!

5.12.2019 News

City of Oulu acknowledges the contribution of Fab Lab Oulu in education

City of Oulu has acknowledged the efforts made by 

30.10.2019 News

Fab Academy 2020. Applications are now open!!

Do you want to learn "How to Make Almost Anything"? Do you want to master Fab Lab tools and processes? Do you want to get 25 ECTS? Then, you should take next Fabacademy course at Fab Lab Oulu.

22.8.2019 News

Our 10 students graduated in Fab Academy

For 4th year in a row, Fab Lab Oulu has been one of the 63 labs all around the world teaching Fab Academy course.

13.6.2019 News

Linda Liukas visited Fab Lab Oulu

Linda Liukas, Fab Learn Europe 2019 Keynote Speaker visited Fab Lab Oulu before her amazing keynote session at the conference

13.6.2019 News

We presented three papers in Fab Learn Europe conference

FabLearn Europe – an international conference on Creativity and Making in Education – brings together international researchers, educators, designers, and makers to discuss and explore digital fabr

13.6.2019 News

Fab Lab opened during whole summer

We will open during June, July, August with the following schedule: Mon-Fri: 09:00 - 16:00 Welcome to fabricate with artic attitude!!!

14.11.2018 News

Designing and Making own jewelries workshop!


More than 20 jewelry lovers participated in Jewelry Maker Workshop in Fab Lab Oulu in the evening on Thursday 8.11.2018. Fab Lab went full of people who were enthusiastic to design and make own jewelries. Most of the participants were beginners who did not have any prior experience in using digital tools for designing and making. Workshop was organzed by two Fabacademy graduated: Behnaz Norouzi and Megumi Iwata. Ari Vuokila, Kati Pitkänen and Jari Uusitalo (all of them Fabacademy graduated) collaborated assisting participants.

17.9.2018 News

Fab Academy 2019 >> Applications are now OPEN!

Applications for enrolling to Fab Academy 2019 in Fab Lab Oulu are now open!

17.8.2018 News

Fab Lab closed on 23.08.2018

Fab Lab Oulu is closed on 23rd August 2018. No machines can be booked for that date. 

27.6.2018 News

More than 200 high schools students participated in summer trainee

Fab Lab Oulu is busy this summer with more than 200 high scool students. Koodikärpät has organized a successful summer training for them.

13.6.2018 News

Fab Lab will not close during summer!!!

Fab Lab Oulu will be opened on July (Mon - Fr) from 9:00 till 15:00. Welcome to fabricate!!!