Josef Prusa

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Josef lives in Prague, heart of Europe. At 22 he’s proud dropout of University of Economics in Prague and author of most popular and wide-spread breeds of RepRap 3D printer, the Prusa Mendel. He teaches at two universities and is author of the book “Getting Started with RepRap” (O’reilly). Josef loves hacking and repurposing objects to achieve objectives they were never intended for. Ultimately this led Josef to the Open Hardware Movement which he finds makes designs both more accessible and hackable by like like-minded individuals. He evangelizes about Open Hardware in Central Europe.