Design Thinking Resources

Hi Jammers, If you want to understand a bit more about Design Thinking  – these are some resources that might be helpful. IDEO are leaders in this field and have popularised Design Thinking – you might have heard of the term but here’s a few links to give you some idea of what it’s all about. We’ve mixed […]

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Let’s Build Birmingham Together

We’re really excited that this year’s Gov Jam will be starting on the launch of Birmingham’s City Camp debut. City Camp is an open festival, bringing together pioneering ideas from across the world. Exploring the theme of city futures and ultimately the future of Birmingham, Powered by Impact Hub Birmingham, city camp will see citizens, coming […]

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Hi, I’m Rupi and This is why I Jam

Making the switch from jammer to collaborator – I’m using my skills from my day job (content marketing) to get as many people as possible from a broad range of backgrounds involved with various Global Jams happening this year. The jams are 48 hours for me to share the love I have for service design […]

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Global Gov Jam: Secret Themes from years gone by

The Global Jams are united by one thing – The secret theme. Every year, Jammers around the world are amused and perplexed in that priceless moment when the secret theme is revealed. The theme is the ingredient of the jams that connects us and our ideas both locally and globally  whilst setting us off on […]

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Hi, I’m Daniel and This is why I Jam

In January 2015, I teamed up with Chris Sadler to bring the Global Jam community to my home town Birmingham. So far, I have worked with Chris to design and facilitate four of these events for the city. Having been through the process so many times with different people, I’ve seen many different ways it […]

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