Activities

A community based digital Fab Lab will be established at the workshop building of the Department of Farm Power & Machinery of BAU by procuring and installing different equipment like 3D printer, CNC milling machine, Vinyl cutter, laser cutter, etc. The lab will have open but scheduled access for the students, teachers, researchers from different disciplines of BAU as well as from other educational institutions including Mymensingh Engineering College, Mymensingh Medical College, Mymensingh Polytechnic Institute, research institutes, industries, and general people like farmers, blacksmith, carpenter, etc. so that they can use this lab to design and develop prototypes of their innovative ideas with the assistance of the technical personnel of the lab. Awareness campaign, workshops and group discussion will be arranged among the peoples of different institutions and industries to inspire them to use this lab mentioning its benefit of using. Training sessions will be arranged for the interested peoples from different fields. Collaboration with different industries will be made to conduct research jointly on developing prototypes of innovative ideas and to convince the industries to move forward for producing and marketing the innovations. Network will be developed with the global community of Fab Labs so that ideas and suggestions can be exchanged. Competitions on innovative ideas will be arranged for different category of peoples. Members will be encouraged and supported to participate in different national and international competitions, fairs and workshops on innovative ideas.