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Join MakeTank in supporting the maker culture revolution! Explore and advance your knowledge of making as an extension of architectural investigation through  presentations, small group discussions and member-run training sessions with this friendly group.

Visit the MakeTANK website to learn more.

Committee Chairs
Brad Prestbo AIA /
MakeTank is part of the Professional Communities Comission

Upcoming Events

June 28, 2018 | 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Upcoming Event Review / Summer Shindig! We'll have a short meeting this month to briefly review planning for upcoming events and review...
July 17, 2018 | 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

The Emerging Professionals Network (EPNet) and MakeTANK, two committees of the Boston Society of Architects/AIA, team up to bring you on a tour of the Autodesk BUILD Space (23 Drydock Avenue, Boston). Championing building, innovation, learning, and design, the BUILD Space houses a host of fabrication and technology workshops. With Autodesk staff and residents from many realms—including the AEC and design community—the BUILD Space is a place worth seeing.

Only 30 spots are available. You must RSVP to attend.

Bring your IDs and your wallets for a post-tour drink at Harpoon! (306 Northern Avenue, Marine Industrial Park, Boston)

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*MakeTANK MEETING*:  At the BUILD SPACE, 4/20, 6:00-8:00pm - Please RSVP for security. - Please RSVP no later than 4/18...
Please join us on 3/23 at the BSA Space at 6:00pm.  See you there!
After a successful 2016, come help us plan for an awesome 2017! Please join out Google+ page for more info. https://plus....
  Earlier this year we approached the BSA to create a new committee which focuses on ‘maker culture’ and...
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Past Events

June 29, 2017 | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
MakeTANK June Updates The teams will share updates on our new website, hackathon and ABX exhibit. To learn more about the MakeTank, visit architects....
May 25, 2017 | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
MakeTANK May Updates Join us for updates on: Youth Build Boston Hackathon MakeTANK Website ABX Pavilion Sensors ... and beers afterwards! To learn...
March 23, 2017 | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
March MakeTank! Join in the conversation! Brainstorm ABX build ideas, schedule tours of other maker spaces, and have some pizza! To learn more about...
February 23, 2017 | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
2017 Agenda Setting & VR Fun First Half of Meeting: Come help set the agenda for 2017! Second Half of Meeting: Come play with the latest AV / VR...
January 26, 2017 | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
MakeTANK: 2017 Kick-Off After our successful year, come help plan for a successful 2017! To learn more about the MakeTank, visit
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