Fab Lab

Local production and innovation workshops, equipped with digital and technological manufacturing machines used in the production of objects, tools and electronic devices. These workshops are spaces of experimentation that are strongly integrated in the community, exploring the relationship between the physical and digital world, offering a wide range of uses, projects, activities and business models.

United States
Impact indicators
  • 565 workshop spaces around the world: 107 in Northern America and 270 in Europe (September 2015). 

  • More than 400 graduate students in 7 years of the Fab Academy programme.


Fab Foundation

 The model has been reproduced in Barcelona.