Meeting 20100722

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Makerspace Agenda/Meeting

  • Makerspace intro (5 mins)
    • anyone new, please introduce yourself!
  • Makerspace business (5 mins)
    • hand out flyers to those @ the meeting - please pass them out or put them up!
    • budget:
      • current funds: $6030 of $6000 !!
      • current members: 25
      • subscribing members: 19
    • dues: sign up on the website for recurring donations -> Thanks to everyone that has signed up so far!
      • $370 for May (10 people)
      • $490 for June (13 people)
      • $660 for July (18 people)
    • What You Can Do:
      • flyers
        • Download them here
        • design/make new ones
        • post them
        • refresh the postings
      • tell your friends and coworkers
      • drop a note on any relevant mailing lists, forums, or news groups you're on
  • Events (20 mins)
    • past events
      • Art Conspiracy Clock aka the [Art Con SEED Clock]. ( Steve and Ed )
      • HOPE 2010 - NY, NY - Friday, July 16 - Sunday, July 18
        • Get a report from our attending representative: Peter S.
    • upcoming events
    • updates
      • Discuss DMS hosting/organizing the DFW Software Freedom Day event this year ( Sept 18, 2010 )
      • DMS proposal for the interactive art installation for TEDxSMU
      • The Audelia space!! Spread new info about it, discuss it, and brainstorm over details that will need to be taken care of before we open for business. Lease was signed Friday afternoon, 20100618. Currently waiting on a CO (certificate of occupancy) from the City of Dallas!


Minutes

  • 1907 starting
  • DMS bits
  • 1928
  • 1934 done w/ DMS bits
  • Ed has a small presentation on embedded
  • Mark info about the makerbot
  • Glenn is sick, out
  • 1935 Frank telling us about himself
  • 1938 Ed talking about embedded comp
  • dfw_steampunk (on livejournal)

Group Project

Attendees

Name Relation to DMS
Frank interested in making stuff and taking stuff apart
Eric Chaney
Ian Lim
Jason Grant
Alan Hatchett
Mark Havens
Ed Paradis
Steve Rainwater
Peter Smith
Paul Wilson via Generator Steampunk