Global Service Jam

29-31 March 2019

About

The biggest, oldest and boldest of the three Jams, the #GSJam appeals to everyone interested in a design-based approach to change. With its broad appeal, it’s a great place to learn – or get better at – a whole set of design tools, methods and mindsets, which can be applied to any project. Or for experienced participants, the unique Expert Challenge lets you test your skills against the clock, and against your peers on five continents.  With over 100 Jam locations all over the world, you won’t have to look far to find a Jam site. Or why not start your own?

#GSJam News

A selection of #thisiswhywejam from all over the World

Check out a fine selection of tweets and posts from all across the social media landscape.

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Big changes at #GSJam in March 2019!

The world's biggest design focussed innovation event is back, and it's going to be better than ever! Join the Global Service Jam in more than 100 cities worldwide on thelast weekend* of March, 2019!

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#GSJam PowerUp - watch jams from all over the world LIVE

During the Jam weekend, Marc Fonteijn from the Service Design Show went LIVE talking to Jam hosts from all over the world.

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Jammin' all over the World

The Global Service Jam is around halfway through, and although some wonderful Jams have already left us, many are still building up their activities.

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Become a host

Decide: nine questions

So, you are thinking about hosting a Jam? To help you decide, we put together the answers to nine key questions on this concise Slidedeck.

Learn more from our FAQ

For more information, check out our FAQ page. Of course, you can get help any time at ​help@globalservicejam.org​

Sign up

If you feel ready, sign up to join the host community and make your Jam appear on the Global map of Jam locations.

Participate as a Jammer

Check out the location list below and find a Jam near you. To sign up as a Jammer, you need to get in contact with the host of your Jam.

Locations so far...

["Brisbane Jam",-27.454951,153.013483,4]

Australia

Brisbane Jam

QUT Creative Industries

Z1 The Works, 34 Parer Place via Musk Avenue, Kelvin Grove QLD 4059, Australia

The Global Service Jam is a non-profit event which has been set up to promote the discipline of service design, and to allow interested people to exchange techniques, ideas and experience in a relaxed, energetic environment. Brisbane Jam is our first official event, run by a collective of Passionate Brisbane Designers with many years of experience in Service Design.
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["Jam Melbourne",-37.8136276,144.9630576,4]

Australia

Jam Melbourne

Melbourne CBD

Melbourne VIC, Australia

Super-charge your creative confidence with a team to make a new service in 48-hours, be part of the global movement. In a spirit of experimentation, co-operation and friendly competition, teams will have 48 hours to develop brand new services inspired by a shared theme.

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["Manama Service Jam",26.2285161,50.5860497,4]

Bahrain

Manama Service Jam

Manama, Bahrain

An event for innovators in Manama City at the weekend of the last week of March to develop new innovative services. It targets; - People who are working in service design. - Students, academics (20 - 30) years old. - Entrepreneurs.
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["Ghent Service Jam ",51.0656583,3.7296144,4]

Belgium

Ghent Service Jam

Knight Moves HQ

Sint-Salvatorstraat 18, 9000 Gent, Belgium

Join us for another inspiring Global Service Jam! We're hosting the Ghent edition for the second time in a row. We hope to make it even more fun and exiting than last year. 🎉 Looking forward to jamming together!

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["Bacabal Service Jam",-4.2330247,-44.7881188,4]

Brazil

Bacabal Service Jam

Oriente - Educação Corporativa

R. Frederico Lêda, 1253 - Centro, Bacabal - MA, 65700-000, Brazil

Bacabal Service JAM is an opportunity to interact with new people, to exercise and acquire new knowledge in a pleasant and challenging environment. You will be amazed at the pace of the 48 hours we're preparing: seeking information, proposing solutions, reviewing concepts, having fun, enjoying positive stress, making friends, expanding contacts and professional horizons, thinking and acting madly / rationally, enjoying yourself with the experiences and even doing business. We are doing everything so that, in the end, you will be counting days to live all this again.

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["Belem Service Jam",-1.4373204,-48.4898768,4]

Brazil

Belem Service Jam

SEBRAE LAB

R. Municipalidade, 1461 - Umarizal, Belém - PA, 66050-350, Brazil

This is the second time Belém will host the Global Service Jam. The first experience was a total success in 2012 and in 2019 the event will be even more complete. Join us and come to Jam together for a better world through Service Design!

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["Porto Alegre Service Jam",-30.0346471,-51.2176584,4]

Brazil

Porto Alegre Service Jam

Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil

Hey! Vamos criar novos serviços juntos? A Global Service Jam é um evento que acontece no mundo todo [ao mesmo tempo!], reunindo pessoas para criar um serviço através de metodologias do design em 48h a partir de um único tema. Na Jam que vai acontecer em Porto Alegre, queremos reunir pessoas com vontade de aprender e inovar na cidade, criando novas maneiras de solucionar problemas através de metodologias de design thinking e design de serviços! As inscrições abrem em breve, e serão limitadas ;)

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["Service Jam Curitiba",-25.430288,-49.26641,4]

Brazil

Service Jam Curitiba

Ebanx

Shopping Itália - R. Mal. Deodoro, 630 - Centro, Curitiba - PR, 80010-010, Brazil

A Service Jam Curitiba é a edição local da Global Service Jam e reúne diversas pessoas para explorarem maneiras de mudar o mundo ao seu redor usando o design e criatividade. Em até 48 horas (aqui em Curitiba 27 horas!), Jammers em aproximadamente 100 cidades ao redor do mundo trabalham simultaneamente para criar protótipos inspirados com base no mesmo tema secreto. A Jam segue uma programação com diversas técnicas e métodos do Design de Serviço, passando por momentos de pesquisa com usuários, ferramentas de criatividade e técnicas de prototipação.

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["Service Jam Rio",-22.9068467,-43.1728965,4]

Brazil

Service Jam Rio

Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Local edition on Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Currently looking for partners. Working hard to put Rio back into the map, after our city's last participation, back in 2013. Our motivation is to propagate innovation initiatives within Rio. We believe that collaborative and creative journeys have transformed the way of developing business, solving problems and is aligned with the agile culture that has been positively impacting companies.
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["Service Jam São Luís",-2.5204028,-44.2336841,4]

Brazil

Service Jam São Luís

Espaço Black Swan

Cantinho do Céu, São Luís - MA, 65052-050, Brazil

Pela primeira vez na cidade de São Luís teremos uma Service Jam! A proposta da Jam é conectar pessoas de várias cidades do mundo ao mesmo tema surpresa e fazê-las vivenciar o processo de design durante um fim de semana, promovendo o aprendizado em design de serviço e experiência do usuário NA PRÁTICA. Os participantes são separados em grupos multidisciplinares que estarão não apenas falando sobre design, mas também trabalhando com novas pessoas, desenvolvendo ideias e concretizando um projeto que possa tornar o mundo um lugar melhor. Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/servicejamsaoluis/
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["Toronto Jam for Good",43.653226,-79.3831843,4]

Canada

Toronto Jam for Good

Toronto, ON, Canada

The Toronto Jam for Good, leverages more the experience of a team that has been organising the Global Service Jam, IoT Lab for Good, FinTech Jam for Good and other similar events to bring together designers, developers and strategists to make the world better, one new service at a time.

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["Vancouver Service Jam",49.2827291,-123.1207375,4]

Canada

Vancouver Service Jam

TBA

Vancouver, BC, Canada

We're hoping to organize and host the 6th annual GSJam, we will keep you posted as we figure out schedules, logistics and costs. In the meantime, visit us at FB to stay posted: Facebook.com/methodsquared
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["2019 Hangzhou Service Jam",30.274084,120.15507,4]

China

2019 Hangzhou Service Jam

Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China

Hangzhou becomes the center of inspiration, the center of innovation, and the center of the new economy entrepreneurs. It's so friendly to private sectors and people here are well-educated. We want to build a SD community for those great talents to share the creative and Inspiring thoughts and understand the importance of the service design. Let’s take 48 hours to fight for the future from nothing, building and up on 2019 Hangzhou Service JAM!

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["2019 Shanghai Service Jam",31.2303904,121.4737021,4]

China

2019 Shanghai Service Jam

Shanghai, China

Shanghai is the center of innovation in China. People here are well-educated and comprehensive. We want to give more opportunities for people in Shanghai to try out the Service design process and build a SD community in China. Join us! Join 2019 Shanghai Service JAM! Let’s have fun during the 48 hours.


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["Beijing Jam",39.939384,116.43224,4]

China

Beijing Jam

GuoHua Plaza

China, Beijing Shi, Dongcheng, DongZhiMen, Dongzhimen S St, 3号国华投资大厦 邮政编码: 100001

For most of people , 48 hours' just an ordinary weekend. But for the Global Service Jammers We will Take participate in the social welfare improvement activities, Deep dive into ourselves brainstorming and imagination, Create great ideas to change the world.
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["Jam in Chengdu",30.5747435,104.0672394,4]

China

Jam in Chengdu

四川成都天府软件园E1-1

Cheng Du Gao Xin Qu Ji Shu Chuang Xin Fu Wu Zhong Xin ( Tian Fu Da Dao Bei Duan Fu Lu ), Wuhou Qu, Chengdu Shi, Sichuan Sheng, China

Group of designers, group of artists, group of people who are really look into the society and create a new way to embracing the world! Welcome to be our friends and experience the way of design! We would like to bring you more insights internationally and share experiences with you all.
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["Service Jam Shenzhen 2019",22.5555518,113.7736775,4]

China

Service Jam Shenzhen 2019

ThoughtWorks Software Technologies (Beijing) Ltd.

Shenzhen Branch Room 2703, 27th Floor, Building C Dachong Business Center Shennan Road, Nanshan District Shenzhen, Guangdong 44 518000

Theworld's biggest event for #servicedesign #designthinking #innovation in2019.
With the spirits of experimentation, co-operation and friendly competition,teams will have 48 hours to develop a brand new service inspired by a sharedtheme. Super-charge your creative confidence with a team to make a new servicein 48-hours. We hope you join us jamming together.

Be part of the global movement. See youthere! :)

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["Wuhan Jam",30.592849,114.305539,4]

China

Wuhan Jam

Wuhan, Hubei, China

It's very first time that GSJ will be hosted in Wuhan, also the first time to collaborate with NGO for planning the activities. This time, we will focus on some social issues and involve people from social organization, trying to bring them new idea in solving the issues.
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["Xi'an Jam",34.2596292,108.6870125,4]

China

Xi'an Jam

ThoughtWorks Software Technologies (Xi'an) Ltd.

5th floor, Building E , Huanpu Science and Technology Industrial Park No.211 8th Tiangu Road, Hi-tech Development District / Xi'an / 710077 ShaanXi

We're  excited to announce the first ever Global Service Jam in Xi'an, China. Design  as a practice is always evolving. There is no better way to catch up the  trends than work with new people in this industry and try out new design  approaches firsthand. Come and join us this year, let's meet each other and  make our idea real.

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["Barranquilla Service Jam",11.015936,-74.8642222,4]

Colombia

Barranquilla Service Jam

Universidad del Norte

Puerto Colombia-Barranquilla #5, Barranquilla, Puerto Colombia, Atlántico, Colombia

The Barranquilla Service Jam, will be jamming for the second time in 2019. Our 2018 experience was full of fun and special moments and delivered different approaches to the secret theme. Although last year our jammers were mostly students, we welcome anyone who is interested in having a fun weekend while learning or sharing something new.
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["Bogotá Service Jam ",4.7109886,-74.072092,4]

Colombia

Bogotá Service Jam

Bogotá, Bogota, Colombia

Bogota Sevice Jam wants to inspire citizens to make changes in the different services they use every day, giving them the opportunity to not only think like a designer when looking for opportunities, but giving them tools to make their ideas tangible. After having been in other cities of Colombia, we returned to our capital with the new experiences that Global Service Jam is going to promote this year. Everyone who wants a better world with meaningful services are welcome.
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["Medellín Service Jam ",6.199548,-75.57934,4]

Colombia

Medellín Service Jam

Universidad Eafit - Medellín

Carrera 49, número 7 sur 50, Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia

El Jam realizado sería liderado por el Capítulo Service Design Network Colombia y la Universidad EAFIT. Este evento apoyaría la necesidad de la ciudad de Medellín de tener espacios para entender y llevar a cabo el diseño de servicio, generando conversaciones que nos ayuden a potencializar estos temas y generar un ecosistema que potencie el desarrollo de la ciudad.
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["Zagreb Service Jam",45.8348464,15.970761,4]

Croatia

Zagreb Service Jam

10000, Zagreb, Croatia

Come and join us for the second edition of the Zagreb Service Jam, a three-day service design event with a single goal – to change the world in only 48 hours. You can expect to learn about service design and design thinking, to hear great motivational lectures, to work and network with more than 70 participants and to leave inspired to apply design thinking wherever you go. See you there!

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["Oulu Service Jam",65.014063,25.4666344,4]

Finland

Oulu Service Jam

Oulu Game LAB

Rantakatu 3, 90100 Oulu, Finland

Third Global Service Jam held in Oulu. Expert coaches will guide participants in the design process and teach methods for user standing users and creating solutions. Event will be held in downtown Oulu at Oulu Game LAB.

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["Service Jam Tampere",61.4977524,23.7609535,4]

Finland

Service Jam Tampere

Tampere, Finland

Service jam Tampere is a gathering of design enthusiasts and those interested intrying a hands on approach to designing change. We want to bring together a diverse group of people interested in design to create something new, exciting and fun!
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["Orléans Service Jam",47.893964,1.8941683,4]

France

Orléans Service Jam

LAB’O Village By CA Orléans

1 Avenue du Champ de Mars, 45100 Orléans, France

Nekoé spécialisé dans l'innovation par les services organise pour la neuvième année consécutive l'Orléans Service Jam qui fait écho à l’événement mondial le Globale Service Jam dont le thème principal tourne autour du design de service. En France, cette manifestation se déroulera du 29 au 31 mars 2019 au Lab’O d’Orléans. L’Orléans Service Jam s’adresse à une multitude de personnes venus de tous horizons. Au cours de cet événement, les participants sont invités à explorer et découvrir différentes méthodes dans le but de prototyper un service. Tout ça de manière ludique et dans la bonne humeur!

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["Paris Est Service Jam",48.852775,2.602651,4]

France

Paris Est Service Jam

Centrif, 2 Rue Alfred Nobel,

77420 Champs-sur-Marne, France

Paris Est Service Jam is dedicated to promote service design Paris Est Service Jam, le lieu francilien pour découvrir dans la bonne humeur le design de service. Organised by former and actual students from IAE Gustave Eiffel, Master Marketing and Management of Services Avec la participation active de diplômés et d'étudiants du Master Marketing et Management de Services de l'IAE Gustave Eiffel You're welcome, it's free On vous attend, c'est gratuit !

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["Carls Service Jam",49.015666,8.389606,4]

Germany

Carls Service Jam

Hochschule Karlsruhe

Moltkestraße 30, 76133 Karlsruhe, Germany

For the first time ever, Karlsruhe is joining the Global Service Jam Community. With the Carls Service Jam, we connect both the idea of the Global Service Jam, the city of Karlsruhe and big thinkers and innovators like Carl Benz and Karl Drais.

Join us in developing new ideas and solutions for a new tomorrow.

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["Cologne Service Jam",50.9264365,6.9558244,4]

Germany

Cologne Service Jam

SDN - Loft 33

Josephstraße 33, 50678 Köln, Germany

This year Cologne service jam is hosted by SDN and Denkwerk. We are excited to get to know all the Kölner jammers, explore the methods of service design and have a lot of fun bringing our ideas to life!

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["Hamburg Service Jam",53.557142,9.9263729,4]

Germany

Hamburg Service Jam

SinnerSchrader HQ

Völckersstraße 38, 22765 Hamburg, Germany

Hamburg Service Jam invites everyone from the region (and beyond) to join us for a 48hours of jamming session. Does not matter what your professional background is– everyone can join, of any age. Join us for a hands-on Design Thinking or Service Design journey and get to meet people from different professional background. Please contact the organiser for tickets and any further questions.

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["Munich Service Jam",48.1355394,11.6135594,4]

Germany

Munich Service Jam

Autoscout24

Bothestraße 11, 81675 München, Germany

The Munich Service Jam 2019 in the beautiful Autscout24 headquarters is part of a 48h intensive jamsession, taking place all over the world. You’ll learn or intensify service design and design thinking-based skills, pick up a bunch of new ideas and practices, meet talented people and share your work and ideas with others. We’re looking forward to see you!
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["Service Design Dresden Jam",51.0399432,13.7291719,4]

Germany

Service Design Dresden Jam

Impact Hub Dresden

Bayrische Str. 8, 01069 Dresden, Germany

Our Jam Team has been running various Jams in Dresden starting in 2013. Since then have been on board every year for the GSJ, so we are looking forward very much to jam again, with the event that started it all ;-) We are a grown team of facilitators and organisators of Design Thinking events with various professional backgrounds: Service Designers, Coaches, Business Consultants etc. Our aim is to provide and experience a weekend full of good vibrations, good ideas and new horizons. We are very optimistic that it will be like that :-)

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["Service Jam Berlin",52.5200066,13.404954,4]

Germany

Service Jam Berlin

TBA

Berlin, Germany

On the 29th-31st March 2019, people who are interested in service design will meet all over the globe for the 9th Global Service Jam.

Jam Berlin is part of this global service jam event with 60+ Service design enthusiasts who are eager to learn new methods and tools and share their experiences. In this INTENSE weekend of experimentation, co-operation and friendly competition, teams will have 48 hours to develop innovative ideas and solutions inspired by a shared theme.

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["Service Jam Wiesbaden",50.078682,8.237,4]

Germany

Service Jam Wiesbaden

LuisenForum, 3. OG

Kirchgasse 6, 65185 Wiesbaden, Germany

Wiesbaden will take part in the global challenge once again in 2019. For the third year in a row, we will hold a creative service concepts jam session in 48 hours. Let's come up with some great ideas and prototypes highlighting team spirit and simple service design methods. Our focus is on "doing" following the motto of "Doing, not talking". Did we mention it’ll be a lot of fun? You don't need to have any practical knowledge or experience. No matter how old you are or where you come from, everybody is welcome to join!
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["Amdavad Ideation Troopers Jam ",23.022505,72.5713621,4]

India

Amdavad Ideation Troopers Jam

Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

The land of Ahmedabad is as diverse and multi-disciplinary as a city in India can get. With its wide range premier institutes, the city has given us leaders excelling in all kinds of field from business to design to architecture to communication to space sciences. With such amazing troopers in one place, its only apt that we host a brain ticking and inspiring Global Service Jam right here in Apno Amdavad. So on behalf of the Global Service Jam and Studio Carbon, here's inviting you all, for the first time, to the Amdavad Ideation Troopers Jam.
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["Bangalore Service Jam 2019",12.9819939,77.6256131,4]

India

Bangalore Service Jam 2019

Bengaluru, Karnataka 560008, India

Jams are a crazy place to express, work and most importantly learn to play at work. People from Jams walk out with very trans-formative experiences, sometimes personal and other times, professional. Don't let the word design fool you here, this is an open for all JAM. All we are asking is 48 hours to help you see things differently.
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["Delicious Dublin Service Jam",53.3344805,-6.2754694,4]

Ireland

Delicious Dublin Service Jam

Tog Dublin Hackerspace

22 Blackpitts, Merchants Quay, Dublin 8, D08 P3K4, Ireland

Dublin Service Design Jam is a fun and funky chance to develop your design skills and fix some frustrations we face.
Free for you to work hard and play harder at the wonderful TOG Dublin hackerspace www.tog.ie

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["Bologna Service Jam",44.5081055,11.3523345,4]

Italy

Bologna Service Jam

Baumhaus

Via Sebastiano Serlio, 25, 40128 Bologna BO, Italy

The Service Jam of the city of Bologna is back! After a brief hiatus, the historical service jam of Bologna is ready to rock your 2019 with a brand new edition, new ideas and a staggering new team of old and fresh faces. Powered by SDDBologna, Quadrante and all the partners, get ready to jam again :)

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["Rome Service Jam ",41.9027835,12.4963655,4]

Italy

Rome Service Jam

Rome, Metropolitan City of Rome, Italy

The global service jam will be in Rome again this year we will rock the city with some service design, in a beautiful location. Rome is a city that need design, you will have the occasion to bring it on
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["Amman Service Jam",31.990326,35.865068,4]

Jordan

Amman Service Jam

not decided yet

61 Mohd Fayadh Al Assaf Street, عمّان، Jordan

Here in the land of slow growth and shortages, a new hope arises as we get together to celebrate our similar mindsets and collaborate to produce better services for a better future, in an environment of creativity, passion and true sense of productivity "jammed" in a single weekend where you get to work with strangers who are familiar the most , and innovate better services whether you're a professional or an entrepreneur.

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["Kuwait Service Jam 2019",29.375859,47.9774052,4]

Kuwait

Kuwait Service Jam 2019

Kuwait City, Kuwait

An event for innovators in Kuwait City at the weekend of the last week of March to develop new innovative services it Targets -People who are working in service design. -students, academics (20 - 30) years old. -Entrepreneurs.
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["Riga Service Jam",56.9496487,24.1051865,4]

Latvia

Riga Service Jam

Riga, Latvia

For the first time, Riga will join glob​al community of innovators and service jammers. With friends and co-organisers from Latvia, Lithuania ​and Estonia, this is promising to jam with a truly International flavour, bringing togeth​e​r professional​​s, students and service design enthusiasts for 48h of Jamming to change the world. See you there!

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["Luxembourg Service Jam ",49.611621,6.1319346,4]

Luxembourg

Luxembourg Service Jam

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

During two exciting days, people all around the globe will come together for 48 hours to develop brand new services inspired by a shared theme. From Santa Marta to Miami and Brasília to Berlin professionals and students of various backgrounds will meet at 50+ locations of the world to spend a weekend creating new exciting services. This intensive 48 hour global event is aimed at bringing together people from all backgrounds to prototype solutions to real problems inspired by a shared theme. Registrations end on March 3rd, hurry up!

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["Mexico City Service Jam",19.5034187,-99.1869728,4]

Mexico

Mexico City Service Jam

UAM AZCAPOTZALCO

Av San Pablo Xalpa 180, Reynosa Tamaulipas, 02200 Ciudad de México, CDMX, Mexico

The first Service Jam in Mexico City by expert designers and researchers in the field. It will be held in the UAM Azcapotzalco, where industrial design and architecture careers are taught, Let's create a better society together!
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["Revolution Jam",19.4276061,-99.1608372,4]

Mexico

Revolution Jam

TBD

Juárez, 06600 Ciudad de México, CDMX, Mexico

This is the 1st Jam organized by a community of service design ex-alumni from 4 different generations. We plan to reunite and generate inter-generational collaboration, by participating and also facilitating the process for design students interested to find more about service design. Everyone who wants to learn more about service design and how to apply it to any challenge, come join us! #sdmx #servicedesignmexico #revolutionjam

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["Casablanca Service Jam",33.5731104,-7.5898434,4]

Morocco

Casablanca Service Jam

Casablanca, Morocco


An event for innovators in Casablanca City at the weekend of the last week of March to develop new innovative services.  
It targets: all people who are interested in designing services using innovative methods.


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["Islamabad Design Jam",33.6472325,73.0602867,4]

Pakistan

Islamabad Design Jam

Rawalpindi, Islamabad Capital Territory 46000, Pakistan

Whether you're a designer, researcher, entrepreneur or a stay-at-home mom of two wonderful kids, if you have the drive in you to take an idea from inception to prototype, the Islamabad Jam is the place for you. Working together with co-citizens from around the city, you will design solutions for the world's next billion users in an exceptionally fun and creatively stimulating environment. There's a reason we're calling it a Jam and not a Challenge. But here's the catch: the theme of the jam will only be revealed to you on the day of the event, and you will have 48 hours to start and finish.
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["Lima Service Design Jam",-12.0463731,-77.042754,4]

Peru

Lima Service Design Jam

(in progress)

Lima, Peru

El Lima Service Design Jam es parte de una iniciatia global que busca conectar a las personas apasionadas por el diseño de servicios. Equipos de distintas ciudades a lo largo del mundo tendrán que partir de un mismo reto y diseñar en 48 horas servicios, desde la investigación hasta el prototipado. ¡Muy pronto más información!
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["Katowice Service Jam",50.2682418,18.9822734,4]

Poland

Katowice Service Jam

Tenka

Gliwicka 188, 40-859 Katowice, Poland

W tym roku w Katowicach uczestnicy spotkają się na kreatywnej przestrzeni Tenka w dzielnicy Załęże i będą angażować się w zespołową pracę nad wyzwaniami, żeby znaleźć innowacyjne rozwiązania z potencjałem do wdrożenia. W trakcie spotkań będziemy zachęcać do eksperymentowania i kreatywnego myślenia. Utworzone interdyscyplinarne zespoły będą miały 48 godzin, aby zgłębić obszar problemowy, znaleźć pomysły, stworzyć i przetestować prototypy oraz zaprezentować swoje projekty.

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["Krakow Avocado Jam",50.0447931,19.9560421,4]

Poland

Krakow Avocado Jam

PLEO method

Bolesława Limanowskiego 36, 33-332 Kraków, Poland

Już po raz jedenasty organizujemy krakowską edycję Jam'ów poświęconych projektowaniu usług. Ideą tegorocznej edycji Krakow AvocadoJam jest: „You have 48 hours to change the world...". Na wydarzenie zapraszamy 40 uczestników z różnych specjalizacji. Nad ich pracą czuwa zespół mentorów na co dzień zajmujących się projektowaniem usług oraz szkoleniami Design Thinking.
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["Poznań Service Jam",52.407061,16.910811,4]

Poland

Poznań Service Jam

Concordia Design

Zwierzyniecka 3, 60-813 Poznań, Poland

To 3-dniowe warsztaty, na których uczestnicy będą zaznajamiać się z narzędziami service design thinking. Warsztaty skierowane do wszystkich osób, które chcą nauczyć się w jaki sposób tworzyć nowe usługi lub optymalizować też już istniejące. Wszystko po to, by ulepszyć swój produkt.

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["Szczecin Jam 2019",53.437983,14.5354569,4]

Poland

Szczecin Jam 2019

INKU Szczeciński Inkubator Kultury

aleja Wojska Polskiego 90, 70-490 Szczecin, Poland

Szczecin Jam 2019 gives an opportunity to come up with a solution to Secret Global Theme and make it real in a group of new creative people. We will solve everyday problems using design thinking, a working method for developing new ideas. People all over the world are Jamming around the same Theme, sharing insights and support globally.We will find together creative solution and bring it to live in way of "doing not talking" rule. You will learn new tools, discover more about how you work and whom you best work with, sharpen your skills and have a great time. Let's jam and join our Szczecin Jam!
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["Wroclaw Service Jam",51.1078852,17.0385376,4]

Poland

Wroclaw Service Jam

Wrocław, Poland

It just so happens that it is the 6th edition of Wrocław Service JAM! Wroclaw Service Jam is an intensive, 3-day workshop, involving interdisciplinary design teams whose aim is to design a service. The great atmosphere during Wroclaw Service Jam means that there are no limits to the design of services. This is also the case for participants.

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["Madeira Service Jam 2019",32.6669328,-16.9240554,4]

Portugal

Madeira Service Jam 2019

Funchal, Portugal

JaminMadeira is the community in Madeira island which organises and hosts collaborative and creative events such as Global Service Jam, Global Sustainability Jam and Global GovJam. Powered by PACO Design Collaborative Madeira Service Jam 2019 is the 10th global design jam on the island! Hosted by University of Madeira and Paco Design Collaborative in Funchal, this Jam will see the participation of new and brilliant mentors from different fields of research and practice. For further information stay tuned on: https://www.facebook.com/jaminmadeira/

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["Doha Service Jam",25.2854473,51.5310398,4]

Qatar

Doha Service Jam

Doha, Qatar

An event for innovators in Doha City at the weekend of the last week of March to develop new innovative services. It targets; - People who are working in service design. - Students, academics (20 - 30) years old. - Entrepreneur
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["Moscow Service Jam",55.755826,37.6172999,4]

Russian Federation

Moscow Service Jam

Design Thinking Center

Moscow, Russia

Come and join the world's biggest (and funnest) innovation event. No matter what your background, we welcome you to 48 hours of exploration, ideation and prototyping creativity – linked LIVE with other locations all around the world. Anyone is welcome!
(Hey, if you are an experienced designer and find yourself in Moscow at the last weekend of March, you will be very welcomed by our Jam host team! Each of us has their own story of applying the human-centered approach to designing services and is ready to share it with newbies. Come on and join like-minded people!)

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["Rostov Service Jam",47.2357137,39.701505,4]

Russian Federation

Rostov Service Jam

Rostov-on-Don, Rostov Oblast, Russia

На Service Jam мы покажем методы, применимые в любой профессии, где нужно создавать продукты и услуги для людей: в образовании, IT, дизайне, ивентах, социальном проектировании. Это возможность прокачать креативность, потестировать свои способности и, возможно, найти для себя новое направление деятельности. И точно - научиться новому.
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["SPbJam",59.9325367,30.3497868,4]

Russian Federation

SPbJam

freelance

Nevsky pr., Sankt-Peterburg, Russia

C 2011 года сервис-дизайн комьюнити со всего мира собирается, чтобы провести The Global Service Jam - некоммерческое мероприятие, которое объединяет всех у кого есть интерес к теме разарботки сервиса и улучшения клиентского опыта. С 29 по 31 марта сервис-дизайнеры мира будут решать кейсы, делиться опытом с другими участниками и полностью погрузятся в атмосферу сервис дизайн практики. В течении 48 часов мы будем выявлять проблемы, брейнштормить, исследовать, прототипировать, тестировать и находить решения. Подробнее о Global Service Jam: http://globaljams.org

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["Service Jam Ekaterinburg ",56.8389261,60.6057025,4]

Russian Federation

Service Jam Ekaterinburg

Consul Hall

Yekaterinburg, Sverdlovsk Oblast, Russia

Каждый год в последний уик-энд марта сообщество сервисных дизайнеров собирается вместе на Clobal Service Jam. Это 48 часов поиска нестандартных решений для улучшения клиентского опыта с помощью принципов дизайн-мышления. Люди из разных стран и городов собираются в небольшие команды и решают одну общую задачу, которая никому не известна заранее. В результате такого объединения рождаются невероятные идеи и результаты. В Екатеринбурге Clobal Servise Jam пройдет впервые. Присоединяйтесь, чтобы познакомиться с принципами сервисного дизайна и попробовать на практике инструменты дизайн-мышления.

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["Jeddah Service Jam",21.485811,39.1925048,4]

Saudi Arabia

Jeddah Service Jam

Jeddah Saudi Arabia

Join us in this global unique experience for the third time in Jeddah and we will make it more bigger this time :) you don't need to bring something or to be from specific industry, join us to learn, share and having fun. Make it distinctions week end with new people and new knowledge.
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["Riyadh Service Jam 19",24.7135517,46.6752957,4]

Saudi Arabia

Riyadh Service Jam 19

To be announced

Riyadh Saudi Arabia

Continuing our annual tradition, we are happy to announce the fourth service jam in our beloved city of Riyadh. We constantly challenge ourselves to make each consecutive jam bigger, better, and more impactful. This year is no different, so if you're an innovator, change enabler, or a design enthusiast, we hope to see you there!
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["Service Jam @Middle Road",1.2986691,103.8533635,4]

Singapore

Service Jam @Middle Road

Level 2 Training Rooms 1 to 3, National Design Centre

111 Middle Rd, Singapore 188969

The Global Service Jam is just around the corner! On 29-31 March 2019, people interested in service and customer experience design will meet simultaneously all over the world. In a spirit of experimentation, innovation, co-operation and friendly competition, teams will have less than 48 hours to develop and prototype a completely new service inspired by a shared theme. At the end of the weekend, a collection of brand new services will be published to the world. Join us at the National Design Centre (NDC), the nexus in Singapore for all things design!
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["Service Jam @One North",1.3009971,103.7897135,4]

Singapore

Service Jam @One North

PIXEL

10 Central Exchange Green, Singapore 138649

The Global Service Jam is back! On 29-31 March 2019, people interested in service and customer experience design will meet simultaneously all over the world. In a spirit of experimentation, innovation, co-operation and friendly competition, teams will have less than 48 hours to develop and prototype a completely new service inspired by a shared theme. At the end of the weekend, a collection of brand new services will be published to the world. Join us at PIXEL, a 25,000 sqft innovation space in One-North for nurturing infocomm-media talent and fostering cross-sector collaborations.
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["Service Jam @Tanjong Pagar",1.2743717,103.8428764,4]

Singapore

Service Jam @Tanjong Pagar

Carousell HQ

240 Tg Pagar Rd, Singapore 088540

The Global Service Jam is back! On 29-31 March 2019, people interested in service and customer experience design will meet simultaneously all over the world. In a spirit of experimentation, innovation, co-operation and friendly competition, teams will have less than 48 hours to develop and prototype a completely new service inspired by a shared theme. At the end of the weekend, a collection of brand new services will be published to the world. Join us in the beautiful office of Carousell at Keppel Tower 2!
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["Mad Service Jam",40.42895,-3.707164,4]

Spain

Mad Service Jam

Miami Ad School

Santa Cruz de Marcenado, 4, Local 4, 28015 Madrid, Spain


Durante los días 29, 30 y 31 de marzo tendrá lugar el Global Service Jam (GSJam). Un evento que, durante 48 horas, pretende aglutinar a equipos multidisciplinares con un mismo fin: diseñar nuevos conceptos de servicios. Éste se realizará de manera simultánea en otras ciudades de todo el mundo. Siguiendo con el éxito cosechado en ediciones anteriores, MadServiceJam contará este año además con un expert track, para profesionales y jammers avanzados…

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["Malmö Service Design Jam 2019",55.6087954,12.9945611,4]

Sweden

Malmö Service Design Jam 2019

Capgemini Design & Discovery Studio

Nordenskiöldsgatan 1, 211 19 Malmö, Sweden

Are you interested in Service Design / Design Thinking? Do you enjoy working in teams? Do you have a-learning-by-doing mentality and want to make new friends? Our jam is the right place for you! We split into teams and work together friday afternoon until Saturday evening. We design and prototype new services inspired by the Global Service Design Jam 2019 theme. We provide the venue, materials and service design inspiration. All we need is YOU, and some magical collaboration. What will you design in less then 20 hours? Up to 30 jammers will take part. We hope you'll be one of them!
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["Taipei Service Jam",25.0258406,121.5612122,4]

Taiwan

Taipei Service Jam

臺北醫學大學杏春樓一樓跨領域學院展演區

No. 250, Wuxing Street, Xinyi District, Taipei City, Taiwan 110

Taipei Service Jam 回來了! 從 2012 年開始舉辦至 2015 年,這四年之間,有近四百名參加者,與我們一同探索與拓展創新服務與服務設計,過去三年雖然因為工作忙碌沒能繼續舉辦,但我們仍持續思考著還能做什麼嘗試是能更有助益的呢? 今年,在臺北醫學大學的鼓勵與支持下,我們重新啟動,期望透過這場全球上百個城市參與的盛事,能讓更多的專業領域相互激盪與融合、能夠與大學教育系統發展新關係,播下更多創新與設計種子,結交更多志同道合的好友。 歡迎你加入我們!
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["Gaziantep Service Jam",37.068356,37.368905,4]

Turkey

Gaziantep Service Jam

KALYON İŞ MERKEZİ

İncili Pınar Mahallesi, Prof. Muammer Aksoy Blv. No:46, 27090 Şehitkamil/Gaziantep, Turkey

An event for innovators in Gaziantep City at the weekend of the last week of March to develop new innovative services. It targets - People who are working in service design. - Students, academics (20 - 30) years old. - Entrepreneurs.
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["Istanbul Service Jam",41.058231,28.980071,4]

Turkey

Istanbul Service Jam

ATÖLYE

Merkez Mah., Silahşör Cad., Birahane Sok. Tarihi Bomonti Bira Fabrikası No:1, 34384 Şişli/İstanbul, Turkey

As ATÖLYE and Deloitte Digital Turkey, we're organizing the 3rd edition of Istanbul Service Jam, at 29 - 31 March, in ATÖLYE. Istanbul Service Jam is based around service design, design thinking and idea development techniques. Inspired by a common theme, we will identify needs, produce prototypes, test them, and share the results with the world. As we do all these things, we will also be learning new tools and discovering new ways of doing things. You're all invited to a 48 hours event to change the world.
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["Service Design Jam: Odessa",46.4818101,30.7353477,4]

Ukraine

Service Design Jam: Odessa

Impact Hub Odessa

Retska Street, 1A, Odesa, Odes'ka oblast, Ukraine, 65000

We will have Service Jam in Odessa for the first time. We expect it to be fun and full of fresh ideas. Participants will found out more about design thinking concept. We are waiting for around 50 people, who are interested to collaborate.
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["Dundee Service Jam",56.462018,-2.970721,4]

United Kingdom

Dundee Service Jam

Venue TBC

Dundee, UK

Dundee is back for the 7th year running to deliver a world-class jamming experience. Open to all we aim to provide a weekend of applied design with some great mentors and interesting challenges to show you how design can be used as a tool for change.

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["Leeds Service Jam",53.8007554,-1.5490774,4]

United Kingdom

Leeds Service Jam

Leeds, UK

Leeds Service Jam is an chance to try out some new stuff. Meet some strangers, work together on a global theme and create a solution. You don’t need to have done anything like this before - come and learn with others who haven’t either. You’ll share thoughts and ideas, but you’ll see how it is more important to try things to learn more. Focus on doing things even if they probably aren’t fully thought through and be ready to accept when they don’t work out. If you’d like to join us, we’d love to see you, between now and the jam you can connect with us at @GSJLeeds!
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["Atlanta Service Jam",33.7489954,-84.3879824,4]

United States

Atlanta Service Jam

TBD (likely Midtown, Downtown, or Buckhead)

Atlanta, GA, USA

Join a growing community of interest for Service Design in Atlanta! We have been jamming since GSJ launched in 2011. We have a newly formed Service Design Network chapter and over 500 members in our Meetup group, so the time to get involved is now! If you live within 6 hours of Atlanta, this Jam is for you! (Note: we can probably find a couch for distant travelers.)

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["DC Service Jam",38.9071923,-77.0368707,4]

United States

DC Service Jam

Washington, DC

Washington, DC, USA

Jammers are designers, artists, business people, mothers, community members, students, legislators and citizens. They meet with one goal in mind: to create, prototype, and publish a new service in less than 48 hours. The DC Service Jam is a weekend-long workshop to develop new services, using design thinking tools like brainstorming, user research, and rapid prototyping & testing. After revealing the Jam’s secret theme on Friday night, we’ll break into teams and start working to identify and understand a real-world need, ideate and prototype concepts, and deliver a solution by Sunday PM!

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["Inaugural Columbus Service Design Jam",39.9602601,-83.0092803,4]

United States

Inaugural Columbus Service Design Jam

Columbus, OH 43215, USA

The Service Design Squad of Clutch invite you to join us for a weekend-long service design workshop. Our goal is to create a service prototype, while exchanging ideas and techniques with each other. We will use design thinking tools (such as research, visualization, and rapid prototyping). All levels of expertise, from beginner to expert, are welcome to join in the fun.

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["Inaugural San Diego Service Jam 2019 ",32.715738,-117.1610838,4]

United States

Inaugural San Diego Service Jam 2019

TBD

San Diego, CA, USA

San Diego Service Jam is a weekend-long service design workshop to develop new services, using design thinking tools like brainstorming, user research, and rapid prototyping & testing. Both newbies and experts are welcome. You'll walk away with new tools for your service design toolkit, share a few scrumptious meals with new friends, and create solid service prototype with a team of fellow designers.
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["JAM HTX",29.7604267,-95.3698028,4]

United States

JAM HTX

Houston, TX, USA

Grab your space boots, and join us at JAM HTX 2019! We're super excited to join the Global Service Jam for our second year. It'll be an incredible opportunity to meet other jammers, hone your design skills, and strengthen your creative muscle. Remember you don't need to be a designer to jam. Bring an open mind and be ready for a weekend full of ideas, learning, and fun.
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["NYC Service Design Jam",40.7830603,-73.9712488,4]

United States

NYC Service Design Jam

Manhattan, New York, NY, USA

Come practice, play and learn with us! Tickets on sale Early March Join us in March for the annual Global Service Design Jam in NYC! We bring together a diverse group of thinkers and makers for a weekend of collaboration, investigation, friendly competition (and definitely some dancing!). Across the weekend, teams can expect to create new services through an human-centered design process. Our mentors are there to guide you through the process and we end the event with a full-team share-out.

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["Salt Lake Service Jam",40.7765233,-112.0605713,4]

United States

Salt Lake Service Jam

ImpactHub Salt Lake City

150 S. State St. / Salt Lake City / UT 84111

The Global Service Jam is a non-profit volunteer activity organized by an informal network of service design aficionados, who all share a common passion for growing the field of service design & customer experience.

This year we're hosting the first one in Salt Lake City and we welcome everyone to come be a participant!

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Archive

Check out our website archive of the Global Gov Jams from 2012 to 2018 at http://planet.globalservicejam.org.