History of the Maker Movement‘ as told by PT, Ladyada, Mitch Altman, and Sherry Huss. Big thanks to Sherry for the shout-out, that Made My HOPE! (I forget when in the talk so you’ll just have to watch it all the way through) It’s one of the great HOPE talks and really inspiring with lots of insider knowledge (and wisdom) to be gleaned from these luminaries:

(the thumbnail shows the previous panel presenters – press play and it jumps right into the Maker Movement discussion!)

There are a few people who claim to be the “father of the maker movement.” This panel will explore the history of what is called the maker movement, and help un-erase some of the pioneers who have helped bring communities together, shared open-source, and built places for all hackers, makers, artists, and engineers.