As our goal is to democratize technical innovation, we developed and run hundreds of cycles of our different educational programs. Theses programs target different age groups and different backgrounds. Our network of alumni exceeded +1000.
The Maker Diploma is an 11-week hands-on training program designed to empower people with the knowledge they need to take ideas from concepts to prototypes.
A Maker Diploma graduate will be able to conceptualize, model, and create a medium-fidelity prototype of a smart device or a solution; which fulfills a personal demand or solves a local challenge. The program takes place twice a year, thanks to our sponsors and partners.
As a community-oriented organization, we believe in the power of building an engaged community, and healthy communities cannot be exclusive or centralized by any mean. This is why partner up with different organization to build communities in rural areas, underpreviliged neighbourhoods, and governorates other than the capital Cairo.
Manshia 2.0 community club was established to empower the kids of Manshiet Nasser and create a better informal-education track for them. San3a Tech with the support of Chevron developed a program to support the club for 3 consecutive years. The support included establishing a fully-equipped fab lab inside their premise, providing ToT programs for the ir staff and volunteers, and conducting different training programs for the kids in the neighbourhood to help them pursue STEM careers.
Awareness & Events
Events is the biggest and the most efficient tool to onboard new community members, and it plays a huge role into reshaping the culture of the society. Not only events, but San3a Tech developed different media tools to reach out to thousdans of people.
Maker Faire Cairo
Maker Faire is a gathering of fascinating, curious people who enjoy learning and who love sharing what they can do. From engineers to artists to scientists to crafters, Maker Faire is a venue for these "makers" to show hobbies, experiments, and projects. It happens everywhere around the globe with +200 events worldwide.
Maker Faire Cairo is one of the biggest Maker Faires in the MENA, organized by San3a Tech in collaboration with the American Center Cairo. It has been taking place since 2015 and currently, it attracts 10K attendees on average annually.