Registration is now closed. On-site registration will be available for full conference registrations only. All courses and tours are sold out. Thank you!

2nd International Symposium on Academic Makerspaces (ISAM) 2017

ISAM is a collaborative effort between: UC Berkeley, Carnegie Mellon, Case Western Reserve, Georgia Tech, MIT, Olin, Stanford, and Yale.

Sunday, September 24, 2017 – Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, Ohio 44106
United States

Symposium RegistrationEarly Bird
(On or before 7/7)
(After 7/7)
Full Conference$625$800
Student Full Conference$125$175

Additional ActivitiesEarly Bird
Sears think[box] Tours on 9/26/17$25$35
ISAM 101: Design, Build, and Manage a Makerspace$125$175
ISAM 102A: Makerspace Equipment for Prototyping$125$175
ISAM 102B: Makerspace Equipment for Fabrication$125$175
Additional activities have limited capacity and there will be no registration at the door. Prior registration is required for admittance. No exceptions.


What’s Included

Full conference and student registrations include daily continental breakfasts, lunches, and entrance to both poster receptions. Registration for classes includes lunch only.

Cancellations and Refunds

Cancellations received in writing will receive a refund less a processing fee as follows:

  • Cancellations received on or before July 31st will receive a full refund.
  • Cancellations received from August 1st to September 1st are subject to a cancellation fee equal to 50% of total registration fees (including symposium, tours, and class fees).
  • Cancellations received on or after September 1st are subject to a cancellation fee equal to 100% of the total registration fees (including symposium, tours, and class fees).


You may access your registration record and make changes until online registration closes on September 15, 2016. After that time please contact


If you have any further questions regarding registration or scheduling please contact