Penang MakerFest

A celebration of makers

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We want you to showcase your amazing work out from your garage!

You can apply as a:

Commercial Maker  | Non-Commercial Maker | Workshop Activities  |  Presentation

Entry Open Date  : 10 August 2018
Entry Deadline     : 20 October 2018

Registration link:


To participate in Penang MakerFest, you will need to submit an entry that tells us about yourself and your project. You can join as an individuals as well as from groups such as hobbyist clubs and schools. Please provide a short description of what you make and what you will actually bring to Penang MakerFest. You may send us images or video for better visual review.

Here’s some suggested ideas for topics that we’re looking for:

  • Robotics
  • Kinetic & Installation Art
  • Music Performance
  • Hacks of Any Sort
  • Homesteader Projects
  • Workshops and Speakers
  • 3D Printers & Digital Fabrication
  • Textile Arts and Crafts
  • Student Projects
  • Rockets and RC Toys
  • Green Tech
  • Radios, Vintage Computers and Game Systems
  • Electronics
  • Electric Vehicles
  • Biology/Biotech and Chemistry Projects
  • Puppets
  • Kites
  • Bicycles and Human-Powered Machines
  • Shelter (Tents, Domes, etc.)
  • Unusual Tools or Machines
  • How to Fix Things or Take them Apart (Vacuums, Clocks, Washing Machines, etc.)

Package provided:

One booth comes with 2 tables ( 2’x4′ per table), two chairs and one 13A power point.

Please note that for commercial maker, RM80 will be charged per booth. Any participant who sell something or there is any form of currency transaction happens during the event is consider as a Commercial Maker.

For non-commercial maker, RM50 will be charged per booth. There will be a competition for this category.
~ Best Booth Design Award
~ Most Creative Project Award
~ People’s Choice Award

Competition is currently no applicable for commercial maker booth.

Feel free to contact Peter ( if you need further information about Makerfest 2018.