Preparation of the first “handi mini maker faire” at the world’s skill competition featuring persons with disabilities at the end of March organizing a hackathon featuring with 4 prototypes for 4 different disabilities
Opening of the first office of My Human Kit in Rennes in February 2016. Employees recruitment , redesigning of web platform. Search and selection of partners and funders for the 2016-2019 period.
Musée de l’Homme
Entrance of the “bionicohand”in the Musée de l’Homme in Paris
Google Impact Challenge
The project is in the top 10 finalists of the first edition of Google Impact Challenge France (282 candidates, 10 selected).
Handicaps and numeric
Sponsorship of the first hackathon of digital and handicap meeting in partnership with Kerpape functional rehabilitation center. Grant of the first fund from Google organization foundation, The Fondation de France, The Brittany Region.
MIT Innovateur moins de 35 ans
Nicolas Huchet gets the MIT under 35 award (best social innovator MIT).The association decides to create the Humanlab project and to expand its object to all handicaps.
My Human Kit
Creation of the association My Human Kit to develop the project. Demonstrations and exchanges in San Francisco, Paris, New York, St Petersburg, Berlin, Pise, Mumbai, Hyderabad, etc... Selected at TedX in Rennes, Paris, Berlin.
Project distinguished at “Maker faire Europe” in Rome.
First presentation of an open source prosthetic bionic hand prototype. Printable in 3D in Rennes and launch of the Bionicohand project.
LabFab of Rennes
Nicolas Huchet discovers digital manufacturing with the fablab of Rennes, the Lab Fab.