Meet Your Hartford Teams

Connecticut makers get ready, set, and go! Make48 has an event coming to Hartford!

Eight teams have been chosen to compete at MakerspaceCT this fall (October 7th - 9th, 2021). The top two winning teams from the Hartford event will advance to compete at the Nationals competition, slated for March 2022, where one team can win $10k.

The challenge sponsor for this event is Stanley Black & Decker, the trusted brand for tools and innovative solutions since 1843. Founded and headquartered in Connecticut, Stanley Black & Decker has manufactured tools and created jobs in the U.S. for 175 years. They're recognized around the world as the company for makers and innovators, the craftsmen and the caregivers, and those doing the hard work to make the world a better place.

Meet the teams heading into the Hartford competition, where they will need to unlock their imagination and create a brand new idea under the theme of “Outdoor Lifestyle.” A world of endless possibilities in this challenge! Teams will learn more about the design challenge when the competition starts including price point, manufacturing costs, and other criteria.

Now let’s meet your teams!!

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