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AMRoC Fab Lab is located at 2154 University Square Mall in Tampa (West side of Mall) 

Open Tuesday-Saturday 11am to 7pm

Read AMRoC Fab Lab’s COVID-19 Health & Safety Policy Here.

Visit our sister programs:

Gulf Coast MakerConROBOTICON –  Equity in Entrepreneurship

Ongoing Programs Registration

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!

June 18, 2022 – 3pm to 6pm


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.  AMRoC aims to  inspire personal empowerment through creative self-expression and to bridge the manufacturing and industry talent gap through robust project-based engineering education and training.

AMRoC Fab Lab is a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Manufacturing) playground where people of all ages can:

  • Explore science, technology, engineering, manufacturing and related education and career skill building opportunities
  • Have access to 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
  • Get entrepreneurial support and networking resources.

Awards and Recognition

2021 Guidewell Growing Resilient Communities West Coast Florida finalist

2020 Tampa Bay Inno Blazer Winner

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

2019 Creative Collaboration Community Impact Award – UACDC/Innovation Partnership

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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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