about MAkersLoft TINKER FEST

Event Overview

MakersLoft Tinker Fest is a festival of creativity and innovation for school children of classes 1 to 12. It is a two-day event where students from 100+ schools in Kolkata participate in competitions, exhibition, workshops and talks by eminent speakers.


In 2019 Tinker Fest will be held at Don Bosco School, Park Circus on November 16 & 17 weekend. The event is open to all students, there is no fee. Parents can accompany their children to the event.


At the heart of Tinker Fest is the Innovation Competition. To participate schools and students have to innovative Science, Arts, Crafts, Robotics, Electronics, technology projects and submit a video of it. Top 50 projects will be selected and invited to exhibit in Tinker Fest.


Apart from this there are LIVE competitions that students can register for - Robotics, Game Design, Graphic Design, Model Making, Fancy dress and 3D Doodling. The theme for this year is “Superheroes” and students can take dress up as their favourite superhero character. Best dressed student will win a prize. The rules for competitions and registration is done online through this website.  All students participating in competitions shall get a certificate and winners will get prizes.

Tinker Fest is organized by MakersLoft, a premier institute for hands-on-learning. To contact them, call 8335075374 / 6290126203 or email info@makersloft.in

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Event Format

COMPETITIONS

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  • Innovation competition for individual as well as school teams. 
  • Day 1, Nov 16 is for students of Grade 6-12, 2019. 
  • Day 2 is dedicated to the senior group of grade 1-5. 
  • So design and build your superhero project!

EXHIBITION

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  • For schools and students to showcase their creativity
  • Top 50 projects from the junior and senior categories  will be showcased in the Tinker Fest gallery 
  • Awards for top 3 projects  across the junior and senior categories.

WORKSHOPS & SPEAKER SESSIONS

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  • For students & teachers to acquire skills
  • For teachers and parents on latest trends on STEM education and 21st century skills
  • To engage with thought leaders and interact with a community of makers and learners. 

Why participate in Tinker Fest?

SCHOOLS

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  • Recognition for school
  • Encourage creativity and innovation in students
  • Teachers can learn about latest trends in education through speaker sessions

STUDENTS

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  • Develop creativity
  • Learn new skills
  • Gain confidence
  • Develop communication and presentation skills
  • Be inspired

EDUCATORS

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  • Learn new skills
  • Understand new methodolgies
  • Interact with Thought leaders
  • Engage with new ideas

TINKER FEST 2018 VIDEO

Our Partners

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