Laboratório vivo para o fortalecimento do ecossistema de inovação e criatividade da cidade
Living lab for strengthening the city’s innovation and creativity ecosystem
The children’s workshop / V!Va Lab
7 December 2016 - 17 December 2016
The children’s workshop / V!Va Lab


V!VA'Lab is the educational service of OPO’Lab- the digital fabrication laboratory of Porto. We combine our pedagogical experience and the joy of hands on learning, to programming languages and technological tools of the 21th century.

V!VA’Lab is a learning area where one can play encouraging exploration and creative experimentation. Robotics, simple machines, art, programming, electronics and 3D modelling are some of our tools for developing future skills.


Coordinators: Alexandra Baltazar and Miguel Almeida

Partner: Areal

Date: from Tuesday to Saturday, from 7 till 30 December 2016

Opening time: from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Location: Porto Innovation Hub, area 2

Duration: 1 hour per workshop

Target audience: from 6 to 14 years old

Capacity: 15 children

Entry: free entry upon prior registration - Alexandra Baltazar,, t.939 592 960

Format: small workshops with various activities bearing in mind the FabLab (digital fabrication) component: make your catapult, pop-up book, illuminated postcards and Christmas tree

Equipment on display: Beebot, Bluebot, simple circuits, Fischer Technik and Robot LEGO WeDo

Materials: Acrylic, wood, EVA Board, felt, filament, electronic components, teaching materials


Filtro Aplicado:



Câmara Municipal do Porto
Praça General Humberto Delgado, 4º piso
4049-001 Porto


+351 222 097 161



Porto Innovation Hub

Rua Dr. António Luís Gomes s/n
4049-001 Porto


Tuesday - Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Tuesdays + Wednesdays + Thursdays
6:00 p.m.



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