Maker Faire Vermont Application to Exhibit
This form is for Makers who want to exhibit their creations at a 2017 Vermont Maker Faire, where dozens of makers exhibit to hundreds of visitors. We need you and your creative, innovative projects to be part of these exciting events, and to apply now before it's too late! Space is limited. For more information about the Maker Faire Vermont and all the exciting faires offered this year, visit www.innovationforce.net. These events are primarily for educational purposes. Please check the faires you are interested in exhibiting. There is no charge for non-commercial makers to exhibit. We will provide cover, 8' table, 2 chairs, power, and wifi as needed.
Which Vermont Maker Faire(s) are you applying to exhibit?
Barre Mini Maker Faire - DONE!
Waterbury Mini Maker Faire - DONE!
Rutland Mini Maker Faire - DONE!
Champlain Maker Faire September 23 & 24, Shelburne Farms, 11am-4pm both
Randolph Mini Maker Faire October 7 noon - 5:00 pm, Downtown Randolph
Essex Mini Maker Faire September 30 10:00 am - 4:00 pm, Essex Junction
Aiken K-12 School Maker Faire December 2 10:00 am - 2:00 pm, UVM Davis Center
Maker Booth or Exhibit
Workshop or Presentation
Project Description (write as though going into the Maker Faire program)
Project Photo URL
Project Photo File
Age Eligibility (16 and older)
If Commercial Maker, what are your approximate annual sales? Commercial Makers may be assessed a fee.
$10,000 - $25,000 ($50 registration fee)
$25,000 - $50,000 ($100 registration fee)
$50,000 - $200,000 ($250 registration fee)
$200,000 + ($350 registration fee)
Noise Level and Type
Low - does not interfere with conversation
Amplified - adjustable level of amplification
Repetitive or potentially annoying sound
Just plain loud!
Don't need WiFi
Would be nice
My project requires WiFi
Power Requirements (indicate approximate level of electrical power required)
Radio Frequencies (indicate what your project produces or if susceptibility)
Are you interested in participating in other Maker events?
Release and Consent
*due to nature of the Waterbury event, no selling can take place at the Waterbury Mini Maker Faire.
Participation Agreement: Release and Consent
TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION: If accepted, the Maker Faire agrees to the participation of the person or organization identified above (“Maker”) in Maker Faire (“Maker Faire”), and the Maker agrees to participate, in accordance with the terms of this Maker Participation Agreement (“Agreement”). In this Agreement, “we” or “us” means CMF Inc. and “you” means the Maker identified above. “Exhibit” means the display and/or demonstration, and/or other activities and materials that you provide or present in the space or work area assigned to you by us at Maker Faire.
RULES and LAWS: You agree to comply with all applicable laws, any requirements and/or rules issued by us in connection with Maker Faire. You are responsible for obtaining any permissions required for your performance, distribution, or posting of copyrighted material; for obtaining any necessary licenses and permits; and for payment of all taxes (including sales and use taxes), license fees, or other charges applicable to your participation in Maker Faire. We may terminate this Agreement and/or your participation in Maker Faire if you violate this Agreement, or the standards of conduct established by us or by the venue proprietor.
LIMITATIONS ON LIABILITY & INDEMNITY: You agree that we will not be liable in any way to you if we cancel Maker Faire. You waive any claim or potential claim against us if Maker Faire is cancelled, and release us from any resulting or related liability, cost, expense, or damage. Neither you, nor we, our affiliates, or the venue proprietor (collectively, the "Event Providers") will be liable for lost profits or other indirect, incidental, consequential, or exemplary damages in connection Maker Faire and/or this Agreement, whether or not such Event Provider or you have been advised of the possibility of such damages or lost profits. Neither party’s liability in connection with Maker Faire, or under this Agreement (except for your indemnity obligations), will exceed 1,000,000 dollars. In no Event Provider shall be liable to you for any damage, loss, harm, injury or death to your person, property, or business, or any of your visitors, officers, agents, or employees, resulting from theft, fire, earthquake, water, unavailability of facilities, any errors or omissions in Maker Faire-related materials, insufficient participation, accident, or any other reason in connection with Maker Faire or related activities (such as staging), except to the extent directly attributable to our willful misconduct or gross negligence. You agree to indemnify, and hold harmless the Event Providers from and against any claim, cost, expense, loss, liability, or damage incurred as the result of any third-party claim based on (i) your construction or maintenance of an unsafe Exhibit, (ii) your (or your agent’s) negligence or willful misconduct, and/or (iii) your material breach of this Agreement.
MISCELLANEOUS: This Agreement (including any accompanying Addendum) constitutes the final, complete, and exclusive agreement between you and us. This Agreement is made in consideration of the parties’ mutual promises contained in it. This Agreement may only be modified by the parties’ express written agreement, signed by both of them. You are an independent contractor and not our agent or employee. This Agreement will be interpreted under Vermont law. Any action to enforce this Agreement must be brought in the federal or state court located in Vermont and the parties agree to the exclusive venue and jurisdiction of these courts. You are not permitted to assign or otherwise transfer your rights or obligations under this Agreement to anyone else. The Limitations on Liability section (above) of these Terms and Conditions of Participation, shall survive the termination or expiration of this Agreement.
You and your Exhibit may appear in recordings of Maker Faire and related promotional or documentary materials. Your rights are waived to any images and/or recordings you may appear in while at Maker Faire and in any and all related promotional or documentary materials.
You acknowledge that Maker Faire, including the Exhibit(s), may be recorded in audio, visual, and/or audiovisual media by us and/or our licensees, and you consent to the making and use of such recordings by us and our licensees for any purpose, such uses including without limitation the transcription, modification, reproduction, public display, distribution, broadcast, and transmission in any form. You release us, and our licensees, from and waive any claims related to or arising by reason of the making and/or use of any such recordings. You grant us, and our licensees, the right to use, in connection with the promotion and production of Maker Faire, your name, likeness, and any trade name and/or logo. The provisions of this paragraph will survive termination of this Agreement.
By submitting below, you confirm that you have read this Agreement and that you understand and agree that your compliance with this Agreement is a condition of your participation in Maker Faire, and i) if you are signing on behalf of yourself as an individual, you warrant and represent that you are over 18 years of age, and ii) if you are signing on behalf of an organization (including a business), that you are fully authorized to execute this Agreement on behalf of the organization.
I have read and agree to the terms of this Release and Consent statement.
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