Alex Schaub aka Fabguru is a specialist within the global Fablab network, and connected around the globe to help making Fablabs a success. Formerly work at Waag Society, NL and co-founded Fablab Amsterdam. He was the driving force behind the maker space. More recently, he was involved as a researcher for the Open Design Lab.
His work recently as Fab Guru as injecting new creativity in existing labs, giving master classes and lectures, as well as setting up new labs from scratch, and tailor made formats around the given context. Alex has received a degree as bachelor of music and bachelor of art in 1999, and successfully finished his study Master of Music in 2001 at the Royal Conservatoire in The Hague. Besides his work as technician and manager, he was also involved in many art projects, such as Sonic Kitchen. Sonic Kitchen was an immersive performance, and integrates food, sound and image. As an artist, he was also part of the Connected LiveArt programme from 2003-2005.