About Us

Our Mission

To provide access to the tools and resources for education, innovation and invention, using technology and digital fabrication to allow anyone to make (almost) anything.

Our Vision

To be be a community that encourages entrepreneurship, advances science and technology careers, contributes to the resurgence of American innovation and creates a new generation of entrepreneurs, inventors and artisans.

Our Core Values

EXPERIMENTATION

We believe that experimentation is the key to invention and the overall economic sustainability for the U.S.

ACHIEVEMENT

We believe that science, technology, engineering, art and math education is and can be fun and should be attainable to all

OPEN ACCESS

We believe that people of all ages and backgrounds should have an open access to space, equipment and technology

COLLABORATION

We believe that collectively we can do more than anyone can accomplish alone

PROBLEM SOLVING

We believe all people can help solve real world problems

EMPOWERMENT

We strive to empower businesses, entrepreneurs and students

CREATIVITY

We believe that all people have creative talent

HANDS ON LEARNING

We strongly value and support a do-it-yourself mentality