I had a blast at the first-ever Atlanta Mini Maker Faire. Not even a sinus infection and sunburn could ruin it. Our UWG ACM table got lots of traffic, even though we didn't have any flashy banners or whatever -- just a bunch of guys and their little robots sitting at a table. But we had a steady stream of people talking to us, asking questions, wanting to know how to build their own 'bots, etc. I was in heaven. I love talking geek with smart people.
Some of my favorite exhibitors included the Atlanta Hobby Robotics Club, the R2 Builders Group, and Hackerspace Charlotte (who were right beside us and were swell guys).
And by golly we're going to do this next year! Things to include in our plans: