JA Let’s Jam!


The program aims to nurture the empathy, creativity, problem solving, collaboration and communication skills of young people, through creative thinking and presentation workshops; and a social innovation competition amongst the participating schools. The theme for 2016 is ‘The Future of Housing’. Top performing teams will compete for several team awards in the final presentation with prizes courtesy of Fossil Group.

Program length: 8 hours (OLE learning time)

Target Participants: Form 3 to 6

Language: English or Cantonese

Program format: Two half-day workshops and a competition

Dates of workshops:

Oct 8, 2016 (9:00am – 1:30pm)
Design Thinking Workshop

  • Philosophy and process of design thinking
  • Understanding of the housing issues in Hong Kong

Oct 15, 2016 (10:00am – 1:00pm / 2:00pm – 5:00pm)
Video Production and Social Media Workshop 

  • Essential presentation skills and technique in utilizing tools, e.g. storytelling and video production
  • Basic concepts of social media marketing

Nov 5, 2016
Submission of video and commencement of social media campaign

Nov 18, 2016
Announcement of 5 finalist teams

Dec 3, 2016
Final Competition