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 […]

Read more
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 […]

Read more
The Metasystemic RoadTrip

What is infrastructure? Personally it is not something I often think about, and it is probably a safe bet that most people don’t really think about it either, even though we all use it every day for a wide variety of things. These systems are so deeply embedded into our lives that we don’t notice […]

Read more
Space Jamming with BIAD students at Birmingham City University

Yesterday, we were invited along to Space Jam, a new collaborative design event for students at Birmingham City University held at the fantastic creative space, Black Tape Studios – The Mills Studio. The Space Jam founders Mohamed and Shamil attended the Service Jam in February and as graduates of BCU, they were really keen to […]

Read more
Khyati on the Global Service Jam

Jammers come from all walks of life bringing their knowledges, skills and presonalities together to create amazing things. Khyati shares her story of how she came to get involved with the Jam and what the experience was like.  Back in February, I took the plunge and somewhat nervously decided to participate in the Global Service […]

Read more