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TechShop Inside: Partnering to bring Technology to Schools

The Open Innovation Gateway — Powered by FUJITSU partnered with TechShop to create an innovative, mobile makerspace called TechShop Inside (TSI). This on-the-go learning center is taking the latest in maker technology to schools and other educational environments around the Bay Area. Fujitsu is proud to be partnering in this exciting, even important, venture. TechShop Inside is inspired by the concept of a traditional shop class, putting a new spin on the way kids traditionally have learned to build, create...
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Fujitsu Co-Creates Open Innovation Gateway in San Francisco Bay Area as a Platform to Activate Innovative Practices Faster

Fujitsu Limited, Fujitsu Laboratories of America, Inc., and Fujitsu America, Inc., today launched Open Innovation Gateway – Powered by FUJITSU. The Open Innovation Gateway, located on the Company’s campus in Sunnyvale, is a platform to connect and grow ideas, and based on the collaboration of internal and external partners, to verify and transform them into practical businesses. Through Open Innovation Gateway, Fujitsu works to activate innovative practices faster, both inside and outside the Company…
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TechShop Inside is a DIY Innovation Workshop on Wheels

In an effort to get students and the community interested in science and technology, Fujitsu has partnered with TechShop to create a mobile makerspace. Housed in a moving 24-foot trailer, “TechShop Inside — Powered by FUJITSU” is equipped with building and prototyping technologies to teach students 3D printing, laser cutting, CAD design on Fujitsu laptops and tablets, welding, and more…
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TechShop Inside! – Powered by Fujitsu, a Mobile Makerspace Brings a “Learning by Making” Experience to Students of All Ages

TechShop, Inc., a nationwide chain of makerspaces with eight locations, Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Laboratories of America announce the joint launch of “TechShop Inside! – Powered by Fujitsu,” a mobile makerspace for students of all ages in the form of a 24-foot trailer equipped with some of TechShop’s most popular building and prototyping technologies. This new initiative is based on a strategic partnership between TechShop and Fujitsu Limited that will work to empower the growing maker movement…
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TechShop Inside is a Modern Shop Class on Wheels

TechShop’s Mel Olivares walked us through the Inside lab before introducing the mobile maker space to San Francisco middle schoolers for the first time, explaining that it’s more of a packed-up classroom than a trailer full of gear. “We have an incredible modular rail system that everything locks into. Not only do you have industrial security, but you also have the ability to take every piece of equipment and just pop it out.” The trailer’s work benches can be used as competent workspaces as-is, but they can also be removed and set up in classrooms or outdoor spaces…
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