A massive global co-design event to change our planet


What is Global Sustainability Jam

Global Sustainability Jam is the world’s biggest non-profit innovation event targeting sustainability. The event in Shanghai is organized by CBi ChinaBridge and Successful Design. Creative and passionate people will meet to form teams and work to create brand-new real-world designs, projects and initiatives that will create impact on sustainability. 

The hosts will provide necessary support, including the space, guidance and mentoring, tools and methods, as well as the communication platform. During the event, participants will be able to communicate with teams in other locations all around the globe. 

By the end of the JAM- November 1st at 3:00pm Shanghai time - all participants will upload their work onto the global platform to share their creations with the rest of the world. Find out more here: http://planet.globalsustainabilityjam.org/

See other jammers all over the world

Who can join us

as a Jammer: Open to anyone who has an open mind and wants to practice a hands-on approach to creativity and problem solving. Please make sure that you will be available to participate it during ALL 3 days to ensure seamless collaboration and team dynamic. JAM is a great place to learn new skills, challenge oneself, and meet great people while having fun. Your designs and projects have the potential to create a real impact for a more sustainable future.

as an Observer: If you can’t commit to all 3 days, you are also welcome to observe opening session on Oct 30th and final sharing session on Nov 1st.

as a Spark: Helping to get the juices flowing, inspire, guide and share you knowledge about sustainability design, new business model generation, Social entrepreneurship , etc.

as a Mentor: You will guide Jammers' direction, help them brainstorm, plan and prototype.

as a Juror: You will provide feedback on practicability, feasibility and potential scale for Jammers' project.


How to participate

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The JAM is a non-profit event, and event fees are not mandatory, however, to make this event a memorable and enjoyable experience, we kindly ask for donations to help us offset the costs of providing the working space and other resources (At least RMB 500).


Date & Location

Date:October 30th 15:00- November 1st 19:00

Location:WECO Space,Rm 202, Building C3, 800 Show, 800 Changde Rd, JingAn, Shanghai, China


Previous Jam

2014 Global Sustainability Jam

Jammer Quotation


Contact us

If you are interested in becoming our Spark, Mentor or Juror, please provide your detail info and contact us directly through this email address: contact@shcbi.com

If you are interested in sponsoring us, please contact: contact@shcbi.com