Design Jam + socialgood.us - Personal Items Storage Solutions

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Every 3rd Thursday of the month until September 3, 2019

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We are collaborating this month with socialgood.us to host an intro to design thinking workshop focused on temporary storage for homeless people who need a secure and accessible space.

*Please RSVP at the link below, there will be a $5 charge for students and $10 charge for professionals.*
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/design-jam-solving-for-homelessness-in-austin-tickets-61176671070

Austin is still one of the top cities to move to, it continues to rank at the top of many lists. However, the effect of its growth is also creating challenges of displacement and homelessness.

While Austin might be known as the most economically segregated city, our city is making investments to reverse this image. How could we make Austin the most equitable city for all?

About Design Jam:
Design Jam is a group for designers seeking a community for a creative outlet. All skill levels are welcome: we ask that you bring a passion for creativity and your ideas.

About the facilitator, Eli Wood:
Eli is a Solutions Architect at Voltage Control, a bespoke workshop agency. He is passionate about designing prototypes to empower teams. When not exploring new technology, He enjoys spending quality time his family and friends away from the computer screen.

About our venue, Impact Hub:
Impact Hub Austin offers coworking, shared workspace, private offices, dedicated desks, programs and accelerators that connect the Austin community to a global movement for good. They offer a powerful combination of mission, community and space to support game-changing ideas for social impact.