Design Jam and Idea Contest

Design Jam and Idea Contest

Hands-on Design Jam and Idea contest

Hands-on Design Jam and Ideas Contest

Hands-on Design Jam and Ideas Contest


This is an open call for all students, innovators, creative people and visionaries.

Join us on Thursday 29th November in Central Milton Keynes for our design jam and sustainability ideas event and learn how to bring your ideas to life.




Learn how to co-create innovative solutions to sustainability issues

Can you identify a sustainability problem in your community that needs to be addressed? This design jam event can help you find new approaches to making societal changes using Google’s innovation methodology.


Develop your ideas into prototypes in just 4 hours

You will learn how you can fast track a prototype of your idea that is  real enough to get an authentic response from potential users.


Validate your prototypes and learn how to bring them to life

We will  show you how to gather feedback from users who interact with your solution and how to submit your validated concept to the POWER Idea Contest for Sustainable Communitities. The POWER Idea Contest provides the opportunity to win support for the implementation of your idea.


Learn how to apply design jam for sustainability challenges

Join our hands-on design jam to learn how to make use of Google‘s innovation methodology that helps you to solve problems through designing, prototyping, and testing ideas with users in a very short time.




Event details

When?          29 November 2018, 12.30 —16.30    Refreshments included

Where?          Council Chamber, Civic Offices, Central Milton Keynes MK9 3EJ

Cost?             Free of charge


Limited spaces available. Please register now to secure your place!


Tickets available in Eventbrite (Sustainability events in Milton Keynes) or  follow the link here




12:30 - 13:00 Welcome and lunch

13:00 - 13:45 Understanding the Challenge

13:45 - 14:15 Getting inspirations for new ideas

14:15 - 14:30 Coffee break

14:30 - 15:00 Idea development

15:00 - 15:30 Prototyping

15:30 - 16:30 Validation and Contest Submission



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