Bring Your Creations to Maker Faire!


Maker Faire is inclusive of anyone who embraces the do-it-yourself (or do-it-together) spirit and wants to share their accomplishments with an appreciative audience.


Makers apply to show and share as an exhibitor (regular, young maker or startup)


Topics range across engineering, science, art, food, design and craft—and most anywhere in between! Learn more in more detail about this year's emphasis and categories we are looking for below.


Exhibiting makers are as follows:

  • Non-commercial makers: FREE of Charge to exhibit
  • Commercial makers: Please contact us for sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities at makerfaireshanghai@gmail.com


Here are just some of the specific topics that we're looking for:

  • Robotics
  • Electronics
  • Design and Fabrication (both digital and analog)
  • Shelters (tiny homes, tents, domes, etc).
  • Cosplay and Costumes
  • Virtual and Augmented Reality (AR/VR)
  • Sustainability & Green Tech
  • Innovations pertaining to Climate Protection
  • Woodworking
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Food & Beverage Makers (not concessionaires)
  • Homegrown Drones & UAV's
  • Science, Biology/Biotech, and Chemistry Projects
  • Interactive, Kinetic Art Projects (table top to large-scale)
  • Craft (all kinds)
  • E-Textiles and Wearables
  • Radios, Vintage Computers and Game Systems
  • Puppets, Kites, Toys and Other Whimsical Creations
  • Music Performances and Participation
  • Unusual Tools or Machines
  • How to Fix Things or Take them Apart (vacuums, clocks, washing machines, etc.)