Schedule of ShopBot Events

ShopBot Basic Training classes focus on using a ShopBot and our PartWorks design software. The 2-day classes held monthly at ShopBot Tools Headquarters in Durham, NC are $300 [More details here].  Classes begin each day at 9 a.m. and end at 5 p.m. Lunch will be provided each day as well as bagel and coffee each morning starting at 8:30 a.m.

Online Training sessions are held twice a month from 1:00pm to 3:00pm EST and are free to participants. The sessions are subject-specific, click here to be notified about the next online training.

Camp ShopBots are user events held by individual ShopBotters at their own shops. There is no charge to attend, and topics vary depending on the participants and their interests. To contact the Camp ShopBot coordinator, complete the web form on the Camp ShopBot page or email for more info. Check the Camp ShopBots thread on the Talk ShopBot Forum. To learn more about previous camps and see pictures, check out the CampShopBot section in the ShopBot Blog.

2017

March 13-15 MO USFLN (United States Fab Lab Network) Symposium St. Louis
Lewis and Clark Community College
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March 22 NC Web Training 1-3pm
Topic: Engraving Acrylic
Durham
Online
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March 30-April 1 MA DigiFab Conference Cambridge Request more info or sign up
April 6-7 NC Basic Training Durham
ShopBot Tools
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April 19 NC Web Training 1-3pm
Topic: Favorite Tips from ShopBot Staff
Durham
Online
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April 21-24 AZ National Correctional Industries Association 2017 National Training Conference Tucson More Info
April 22 NC Burlington Mini Maker Faire Burlington More Info
April 26-28 NC SKILLS USA NC State Conference & Championship Greensboro
Greensboro Coliseum  and Koury Convention Center
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May 4-5 NC Basic Training Durham
ShopBot Tools
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May 5-7 NC Construct3D 2017
Digital Fab in Education Conference
Durham
Duke University
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May 10 NC Web Training 1-3pm
Topic: Nesting Parts
Durham
Online
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May 17 NC Web Training 1-3pm
Topic: 3D Signs
Durham
Online
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May 18-20 NC Digital Fabrication Training for Educators Durham
ShopBot Tools
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May 19-21 CA Bay Area Maker Faire San Mateo
San Mateo Event Center
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May 22-25 WI Hayward School of Dimensional Sign Making Workshop Hayward
Callahan Lake
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June 1-2 NC Basic Training Durham
ShopBot Tools
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June 5-8 WI Hayward School of Dimensional Sign Making Workshop Hayward
Callahan Lake
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June 7 NC Web Training 1-3pm
Topic: Node Editing
Durham
Online
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June 8-10 NC Digital Fabrication Training for Educators Durham
ShopBot Tools
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June 14 NC Web Training 1-3pm
Topic: Layers & Toolpath Templates
Durham
Online
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June 21 NC Web Training 1-3pm
Topic: Squaring a Spindle
Durham
Online
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July 6-7 NC Basic Training Durham
ShopBot Tools
CANCELLED
July 12 NC Web Training 1-3pm
Topic: Guitar Neck
Durham
Online
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July 17-21 TX TIVA Summer Professional Conference Irving More Info
July 19 NC Web Training 1-3pm
Topic: Tab Sizes and Amounts
Durham
Online
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July 20-22 NC Digital Fabrication Training for Educators Durham
ShopBot Tools
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August 3-4 NC Basic Training Durham
ShopBot Tools
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August TBD WI Hayward School of Dimensional Sign Making Workshop Hayward
Callahan Lake
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August 17-18 NC Basic Training Durham
ShopBot Tools
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Sept 7-8 NC Basic Training Durham
ShopBot Tools
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Sept 11-14 WI Hayward School of Dimensional Sign Making Workshop Hayward
Callahan Lake
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Sept 21-22 NC Basic Training Durham
ShopBot Tools
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Sept 25-28 WI Hayward School of Dimensional Sign Making Workshop Hayward
Callahan Lake
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Oct 9-12 WI Hayward School of Dimensional Sign Making Workshop Hayward
Callahan Lake
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Official ShopBot Training Classes at ShopBot HQ or authorized location
Trade show, expo or event at which ShopBot is exhibiting
Camp ShopBot or event in which ShopBot will be participating
Third-party event of interest to ShopBotters. ShopBot will not have an official presence.

 

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