At the front end of idea incubation, DesignJam services and tools are co-creative, design-fueled & human-centred. We bring practical, hands-on learning experiences to help you create a business idea, or make business more creative. More about DesignJam.
DesignJam provides videos, podcasts, glossaries and other tools for design thinking. Additional resources may be accessed from Strategic Innovation Lab (sLab).
A DesignJam ‘BigTent’ is a multi-channel jamboree – an all-day event that gathers up to a hundred design leaders & learners, sharing ideas & tools while working to understand and address a complex problem. We're planning more BigTent events together with communities in Ontario.
Our first BigTent, nicknamed "TrafficJam," illuminated opportunities & challenges of traffic and transit in the Greater Toronto & Hamilton Area (GTHA) in March 2015 at MaRS in downtown Toronto.
Mon. Feb. 1, 2016 — The Tannery, Kitchener, Ontario
Nicknamed “Food&HousingJam,” DesignJam Waterloo gathered young leaders, mentors, teams & aspiring entrepreneurs to conceive innovative user experiences & activate ideas to improve food & housing security in the Kitchener & Waterloo Region through design thinking, innovation & entrepreneurship.
DesignJam offers a series of workshops in different locations across Ontario. Check out some of our upcoming events below.
Sometimes words are not enough to fully engage in the important conversations of our lives. The aim of the afternoon session is to deepen live and real-time visual communication skills through drawing.
What you bring to the table as an individual is really important. Knowing yourself allows you to act with confidence, to be a high-contributing member to your team, your workplace and to society.