Making Space - Othermill Engraving Workshop with Danielle Applestone, CEO of Other Machine Co.

When

Wednesday, October 18, 2017
6:00pm - 8:00pm

2017-10-18 18:00:00 2017-10-18 20:00:00 America/New_York Making Space - Othermill Engraving Workshop with Danielle Applestone, CEO of Other Machine Co. D. H. Hill Makerspace at the D. H. Hill LibraryD. H. Hill LibraryD. H. Hill Makerspace at the D. H. Hill Library2 Broughton Dr. Campus Box 7111 Raleigh, NC 27695-7111

Where

  • D. H. Hill Makerspace at the D. H. Hill Library
    D. H. Hill Library
    D. H. Hill Makerspace at the D. H. Hill Library
    2 Broughton Dr.
    Campus Box 7111
    Raleigh, NC 27695-7111

Workshop Description

Join Danielle Applestone PhD, CEO of Other Machine Co., and she leads users through prototyping metal parts and engraving with the Othermill, the desktop milling machine her company manufactures. Learn about the possibilities that desktop milling makes accessible, and leave with a custom engraving of your own.  

Workshop limited to 10 participants and open only to NCSU students, staff, and faculty.  

Register for the workshop.

ABOUT DANIELLE APPLESTONE

Danielle Applestone is CEO and co-founder of Other Machine Co., a Berkeley-based, leading manufacturer of desktop CNC (Computer Numerical Control) milling machines. Formerly, Danielle ran a U.S. Government Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) project to develop digital design software and manufacturing tools for the classroom. Danielle’s team took their technology and launched Other Machine Co. in 2013. Her company was then acquired by former Makerbot CEO and co-founder, Bre Pettis in early 2017. Danielle is passionate about STEM education for women and girls, fostering work-based apprenticeship programs, and encouraging the development of businesses that provide relevant and meaningful mentorship for the future workforce. Danielle received her B.S. in chemical engineering from MIT in 2002 and a PhD in materials science and engineering from the University of Texas at Austin in 2012. She is a member of the 2016 Class of Henry Crown Fellows and the Aspen Global Leadership Network at the Aspen Institute.

 

The Making Space Series is generously sponsored by Pentair.