Giving you access to a world of possibilities

Local Innovation

Our non-profit association is a mix of open source third-space, collective research space, ecological Fablab
and support structure for entrepreneurship. We share a multidisciplinary space between entrepreneurs, associations, self-employed, SMEs, and curious individuals.

Explore the innovation labs

Whether you are an entrepreneur, a maker, an artist, an artisan, or just curious you will find like-minded people who share their experiences and knowhow at Pangloss Labs.
Innovation is everywhere, so why not here in our corner of the world?

With ten different collaborative innovation labs including a fully equipped fablab and shared workspace there is something for everyone.

To get started, meet us at one of our events, or you can become a member online and get instant access to our members-only slack workspace where you can meet us virtually.

Upcoming Events

July 2020

Thu 9 July

6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Business Lab Meetup
Pangloss Labs, 12bis Residence Joseph Boisson, Rue de Gex, 01210 Ferney-Voltaire, France

Thu 16 July

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Training Laser
PanglossLabs - FabLab 12 bis rue de Gex, 01210 Ferney Voltaire

Training: Introduction à la découpe laser

Venez découvrir la découpe laser en apprenant à utiliser notre machine de 80 watts. Création de gravures et découpes, surfaces flexibles, puzzles 3D et autres sont au programme.
Formation de 2h00 sur machine avec explications par l'un de nos spécialistes Pangloss.

Evènement soumis à inscription.
N’hésitez pas à poser vos questions à :
Langue du cours: Français / Anglais.
Evénement payant.

/!\ Il est conseillé d'apporter son propre ordinateur portables pour cette séance.

Inscription via le lien : Pangloss Helloasso

Training: Introduction to laser cutting

Come to discover the 80W laser cutting and engraving machine at Pangloss.
Creation of engravings and cuts, flexible surfaces, 3D puzzles and others.
Event registration required.
If you have any questions, contact us at :
Language of the Training : French / English
Paid event.

/!\ It is advised to bring your own laptop to the training.

Subscribe using the link : Pangloss Helloasso

Mon 20 July

4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Fablab open doors – Fablab portes ouvertes
Pangloss Labs @ 12 Rue de Gex, 01210 Ferney-Voltaire, France
L’association est ouverte pour les visites tous les 1 mardi et 3ème lundi du mois de 16h à 19h.
Vous êtes invité gratuitement à venir découvrir notre association et les projets que nous mettons en place.
Pangloss Labs, 12 bis Rue de Gex, Ferney-Voltaire.
Tél : 04 50 59 07 83

Wed 22 July

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Training 2D Design
PanglossLabs - FabLab 12 bis rue de Gex, 01210 Ferney Voltaire

Training: Introduction au dessin 2D et vectoriel avec Inkscape

Venez découvrir le dessin 2D sur ordinateur en apprenant à utiliser le logiciel open source Inkscape.
Cette formation est très transversale car elle permet l'exécution des projets de graphisme (brochures, sites web, logo, image entreprise) ainsi que la préparation des fichiers pour fabrication (découpe laser, vinyle, CNC).
Formation de 2h00 accompagnée d'exercices adaptés à votre niveau (adulte/ enfant) avec les explications d'un spécialiste Pangloss.

Evénement soumis à inscription.
N’hésitez pas à poser vos questions à :
Langue du cours: Français / Anglais
Evénement payant.

/!\ Il est IMPÉRATIF d'apporter son propre ordinateur portable pour cette séance.
Si cela n'est pas possible, veuillez nous contacter suffisamment en avance pour qu'on puisse trouver une solution pour vous.

Inscription via le lien : Pangloss Helloasso

Training: Introduction to 2D and vectorial drawing with Inkscape>/h3>>>Cover 2D drawing on computer by learning how to use the open source software Inkscape.

Training is very intensive because it allows the execution of graphic design projects (brochures, web sites, logo, company image) as well as the preparation of files for manufacturing (laser cutting, vinyl, CNC).

The 2-hour training course is accompanied by exercises adapted to your level (adult/child) with explanations from a Pangloss specialist.

Don't hesitate to ask any questions :
Language of the course: French / English
Event with fee.

/!\ It is IMPERATIVE to bring your own laptop for this session.
If this is not possible, please contact us in advance so that we can find a solution for you.

Subscribe using the link : Pangloss Helloasso

Thu 30 July

6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
PanglossLabs - Fablab 12 bis rue de Gex, 01210 Ferney Voltaire

Le dernier jeudi du mois, c'est Apéro@Pangloss !

Grand moment de découverte et d'échange au sein de l'association; venez partager et échanger autour de vos projets, vos problématiques, vos passions.

Note: apéritif de type buffet canadien, chacun peu prendre un petit truc à manger. Des boissons sont aussi disponibles via la cafétériat Pangloss.

Evènement gratuit ouvert à tous, boisson non comprise.


The last Thursday of the month is Apéro @ Pangloss!

Great moment of discovery and exchange within the association; Come and share and discuss your projects, your problems, your passions.

Note: a Canadian buffet, everyone can take a little something to eat. Drinks are also available via the Pangloss Cafeteria.

Free event open to all, drink not included.


A place where you can make (almost) anything

A space for making things.  Open to everyone for learning and sharing projects

We’re open to the public twice a month for visits and to pose your questions.  See our events page for details


  • 3D Printers
  • Laser Cutter
  • Vinyl Cutter
  • Large Format Printer
  • CNC Machines
  • 3D Scanners
  • Knitting Machine


  • Art & Design
  • Prototyping & Repairs
  • Furniture & Decoration
  • Electronics & Automation
  • Experimentation & Research
  • Robotics
  • DIY & Education

For more information about the machines in the Fablab or to get in touch with us please see the detailed Fablab description

Fablab Projects


A shared space for work, play and knowledge exchange


Open innovation lab, Pangloss Labs aims to support entrepreneurship in Grand Geneva, and proposes, with the aim of increasing experience sharing, exchanges collaborations and a spirit of innovation, a shared workspace.

A professional, friendly, and designed for exchanges, this workspace includes:

  • workstations with modern fashionable furniture
  • a meeting room
  • printers and scanners
  • WiFi
  • Coffee machines
  • Fridge


In our convivial space, Pangloss Labs organises plenty of events each year

  • Workshops
  • Meetings between entrepreneurs
  • Coffee mornings and Apéros
  • Meetups…

Our comfortable space along with the expertise of some one hundred members will help you take your business to the next level.