AMRoC Fab Lab is located at 2149 University Square Mall in Tampa (West side of Mall) 

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We’re a 2020 Tampa Bay Inno On Fire Honoree in the Equity Advocates category!


2019 Children’s Board of Hillsborough County Social Enterprise Competition – 1st Place

2019 Creative Collaboration Community Impact Award – UACDC/Innovation Partnership

AMRoC is currently closed to the public with most programming online until further notice, to help do our part to slow the spread of COVID-19.  Read our AMRoC Fab Lab COVID-19 Policy here, and visit our Consolidated for COVID page for information and resources.

The Advanced Manufacturing & Robotics Center (AMRoC) Fab Lab, a program of the nonprofit Foundation for Community Driven Innovation (FCDI), is a public Fab Lab dedicated to building capacity in the University Area community, empowering individuals through creative self-expression and bridging the manufacturing and industry talent gap through robust project-based engineering education and training. 

At AMRoC, people of all ages can 

  • Explore science, technology, engineering, manufacturing and related education and career skill building opportunities
  • Have access to a workshop with wide variety of power and hand tools 
  • Learn about design, 3D printing and prototyping
  • Enjoy robotics and other experiential science, tech and arts programs
  • Access entrepreneurial support and networking resources.

Does your business or organization want to help create meaningful economic and educational empowerment in Uptown Tampa? Then join the Uptown Community Collaborative at AMRoC Fab Lab!

Use the Quick Registration buttons below to sign up for upcoming classes and programs.

AMRoC Fab Lab is grateful to  RD Management and University Mall, Hillsborough County Public Library Cooperative and our many fine community partners.   Visit our Get Involved page to see how you can help, too!

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The Tampa Bay Advanced Manufacturing & Robotics Center (AMRoC),  a program of the Foundation for Community Driven Innovation (FCDI).

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