People

Node Leaders

Node Leaders are experts in many fields hosting public projects at Dinacon that you can collaborate with. Check out what they are up to an when they will be at the conference!

Maria Simmons

Maria Simmons

Project: Creating Digital Growth Structures from Homemade Microbial Ecosystems In session one, participants will be given an introduction to BioArt…

Joel Murphy

Joel Murphy

Workshop: DIY Arduino Sensing Learn how to build up an Arduino sensor platform with solar charging and more!Some soldering with…

Paula Te

Paula Te

Workshop/Project: DIY Hydraulic Press for Scrap Acrylic Upcycling Bio Paula (she/her) is an interface designer & technologist focused on the…

Brian Huang

Brian Huang

Workshop: Microcontrollers for All – learn how to use Arduino, micro:bit, ESP32, ESP8266, and the Raspberry Pi Pico to build,…

Ramy Kim

Ramy Kim

Workshop: Prototyping an Equitable Community Project: Case Studies and Let’s Figure Some Out Together! Bio Ramy is an Oakland-based environmental…

Betty Sargeant

Betty Sargeant

Workshop Making Weatherproof Biopolymers Betty has been working with PluginHUMAN to develop carbon neutral and carbon negative working practices and…

Participants

Incredible folks from all over the world who are coming together to explore nature in many different ways.

Bharath Haridas

Bharath Haridas

“The diverse sounds of the world are now in crisis. Our species is…

Ahac Meden

Ahac Meden

DATES July 5 – 22, 2022 PROJECTS I intend to continue my DiNaCon/PIFcamp…

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Fritz Francisco

Dates July 01 – 14Bio Previously I have worked on various aquatic animal…

Jasmine Gutbrod

Jasmine Gutbrod

Dates: July 7 – July 21 2022 Potential/probable projects: -Mapping and movement with…

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Project (at the moment): Sculptural Solar Radio Bio By day, I am the…

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Brendy Hale

Project: The Sound of Batticaloa Brendy (he/him) is a first year graduate student…

Production Team

Our partners at Dreamspace Academy are working closely with us to put on this event. They have expertise in documentation, leading workshops, logistics, and intimately know the workspaces and local areas.

Chairs

The chairs for Dinacon 2022 have actually been working on this conference for 3 years (because of cancellations due to the pandemic). Hopefully this team will be able to pull it off!

Andrew Quitmeyer

Andrew Quitmeyer

Dr. Andrew Quitmeyer is a hacker adventurer studying intersections between wild animals and computational devices. He left his job as…

Sid Drmay

Sid Drmay

Sid Drmay is a nonbinary queer multidisciplinary artist based in Hamilton, ON. They use textile art to explore growing up…

L Wilkins

L Wilkins

L Wilkins is a cyborg based in Toronto, Canada. They are currently a PhD student at the University of Toronto,…

Participants

This is everyone who comes together and helps make Dinacon happen! Apply now to join!