The Open Hardware Summit was held on April, 22, 2022 online with ~19 speakers from working on project around the world. Recordings of the talk can be found on YouTube and tweets about the summit can be found @ohsummit.
2022 Summit Team
The organizers of the summit did a fantastic job and included Lee Wilkins, Claire Cassidy, Sid Drmay, Nadya Peek, and Alicia Gibb.
My list of links and brief talk summary for each talk follows.
A Few Tools for Re-Imagining the Future
Ashley Jan Lewis
- Afrofuturism of the Science fiction writer Octavia E Butler
- Octavia E Butler wrote the Parable of the Sower book series which predicted our current situation
- Octavia Rules from predicting the future.
- Learn from the past
- Respect the law of consequence
- Be aware of you perspective
- Count on surprises
- Predicting the future can be used to avoid hazards
A Better Hardware Life Cycle: Build Stuff Without Feeling Like a Jerk
How Frustration Led to Delft Open Hardware
Jerry De Vos
Open Source Tools for Making Open Source Hardware
Community-Led Distributed Manufacturing
Material Testing Procedure: How to Recycle All Kinds of Waste Plastic Via Pellet 3D Printing
FluigiCAD – Building open source CAD tools to make microfluidics more accessible
Open Source Hardware for Science, in the Context of Public Policy
Introducing an Open Systems Assembly Protocol, or, a proposal regarding how to build OSHW’s modular, networked future.
Question Everything: How we Shipped an Open Hardware Laptop by Breaking all the Rules
Lukas F Hartmann
- 3D print replacement parts in PLA
$LiFePO_4$ batteries in standard size because they are safer
- Works in batches of 100 normally, but 50 batches for the laptops. Updated from batch to batch
How the Open Hardware Observatory (OHO) can help publish hardware
Dr. Alexander Adams
Open Source Toys for Endangered Animals
How to Enable Anyone to Build their Own Renewable Energy System
Kathrin Weihe & Michel Langhammer
Knotty (Naughty) Hardware
Can Pretty Antennas be Practical? Designing cuteformal antennas for WiFi/Bluetooth integration
Panel on Open Hardware and Health Tech
with Robert Viseur, Bérengère Fally, Samuel McDermott, and Robert L. Read