Orange Egypt sponsored “Maker Faire Cairo 2021” in cooperation with Fab Lab Egypt for the 6th year in a row. The event was held online in July 2021 for the first time due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Maker Faire Cairo is the largest and most important event in Egypt that brings together manufacturers, innovators, artists and entrepreneurs to showcase their skills.
The annual event which is held in different versions worldwide highlights innovation, creativity, and science exchange for all those who are passionate to learn and love to share what they can create. It also allows participants to showcase their innovations, conduct new experiments and learn some new skills in various sciences, engineering, art, and crafts.
The event included workshops, talks, discussion sessions, and various webinars, in addition to training sessions on how to
make, build and assemble handmade tools and educational tools along with other events.
The attendees viewed the event from various countries other than Egypt including Syria, the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Germany, then the United States of America, 25 talks and panel discussions took place during the week of the event, which featured more than 41 speakers.