• Global Goals Jam Munich

    A challenging and exciting weekend to push your creativity, knowledge and skills to their limits: the Global Goals Jam is coming to Munich!

    This year is the first time that the Global Goals Jam is taking place in Munich. The two-day #GlobalGoalsJam was developed by the UNDP and Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences and has since then taken place in more than 40 cities on five continents.

    You will work in a small team of designers, developers and other creatives on creating local interventions aimed at short term targets in support of the long-term sustainable development goals. A team of motivated and skilled mentors will support your process with Design-Thinking Methods and critical thinking.

    At the same time creative teams from all over the world will parallely work together on local challenges, using a tailored toolkit provided by Digital Society School. Last year over 45 cities joined, and more than 1200 creators and designers developed concepts, ideas and prototypes for the Global Goals.

    We invite you to expand your network and learn about design thinking methods in a weekend packed with engaging design sprints. As a participant, you and your team will create solutions aimed at this year's global themes:

    • Water and Climate Change (SDG 4, SDG 13)
    • Migration (SDG 10, SDG 16)
    • Electronic Waste (SDG 12)
    • Sustainable Development for People and Planet (SDG 1, SDG 8)



    • Learn from field experts
    • Learn to use a special design toolkit
    • Learn the design thinking process
    • Create social impact
    • Learn how to fall in love with the problem, not with a solution
    • Create objects and ideas that help to generate new insights on local challenges
    • Prototype and test ideas
    • Work in multidisciplinary teams
    • Do networking
    • Become part of a global network of changemakers
    • Have a LOT of fun!



    Do you care about sustainable development of our world? If you’re into creating, collaborating, bringing new perspectives, networking, making, designing, developing, leading, innovating, having fun, challenging perceptions, bringing ideas into reality and more? Then this is for you regardless of your age, occupation, gender, nationality, status, etc.

    Your are NOT expected to be an expert in any field. You are NOT expected to be a designer. Just bring your best energy and your curious mind. The rest is already there.

    Please secure your participation by getting the ticket as soon as you can, as we have limited space and usually many more applications than available spots. We would like to see you and enjoy the 20th, 21st and 22nd of September with us. Tickets via Eventbrite!

    We can’t wait to see you. Let's #Design2030 now!



    Friday, 20th September: 17:00 Opening party and mixer @ Google Office, Munich

    Saturday, 21st September: 09:30-17:00 Identify real world problems by talking to real people, convert problems into opportunities and ideas @ Social Impact Lab Munich

    Sunday 22nd September: 09:30-15:00 Prototype your ideas and test them with real users @ Social Impact Lab Munich

    15:00-17:00 Public presentations and closing


    For more information: Global Goals Jam HQ

    To stay up to date about the Munich Jam, head to the Facebook Event.

    Get your ticket via Eventbrite!



    Food & Drinks will be provided throughout the event.


    The Global Goals Jam Munich 2019 is presented by Global Shapers Munich.

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