Make-It Project

The programme aims to understand the role of Collective Awareness Platforms (CAPS) in enabling the growth and governance of the Maker Movement particularly in relation to using and creating social innovations and achieving sustainability.

Nederlandse Organisatie voor Toegepast Natuurwetenschappelijk Onderzoek, Teknologisk Institut, Zentrum für Soziale Innovation, Technische Universität Dortmund, The Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia (IAAC), Fab Lab Zagreb, Happylab GmbH, Sihtasutus Teaduskeskus AHHAA, Create it REAL ApS Ι


Identification of the characteristics of the different types of maker communities, through participatory exploration of individual cases and action research.


Mutual knowledge exchange among makers and researchers through Make-It platform.

Who is it for?

Individual makers, organizations and FabLabs.


Depends on the project.

Duration of stay

Depends on the project.

Financing amounts

Not mentioned.

Source of funding

EU Horizon 2020 Programme

Type of activity


Type of sector

Data science, Design