Digital Detox Jam + Fundraiser (Save the Date!)

Posted by on Feb 3, 2017 in nerd jam, nerd news
Digital Detox Jam + Fundraiser (Save the Date!)

Mark your calendars nerds, this is going to be a good one! Join us IRL for a Digital Detox Jam as we explore ways to unplug and interact mindfully with digital devices. This will be our first-ever VDN Fundraiser… yes, Nerds need love too! Please support the Vancouver Design Nerds Society through cost of admission, […]

Design Nerd Fiesta

Posted by on Jul 30, 2015 in nerd news
Design Nerd Fiesta

Join the Design Nerds for our annual summer social. Celebrate some of our more recent projects, welcome new faces and explore the future of the Design Nerd universe together through a mini-jam. 8pm – Late | 9pm Mini-Jam Saturday 22nd August Faculty Brewing Co, 1830 Ontario St., V5T 2W6 $10 = drinks and snacks included […]

Volunteer Call

Posted by on Jul 22, 2015 in nerd news
Volunteer Call

The Vancouver Design Nerds Society is looking for new Steering Committee members to join our team! Apply here with your preferred role(s) by August 5 at 5pm! VND Recruitment 2015 – PDF doc Who are the Vancouver Design Nerds (VDN)? The Vancouver Design Nerds are a network of collaborating designers, artists and social innovators that […]

MOV Food Security in Cities

Posted by on Mar 4, 2015 in nerd jam, nerd news, projects, proposals
MOV Food Security in Cities

In February, the Design Nerds hosted a Jam with our long-time collaborators, the Museum of Vancouver (MOV). The subject was food security and the resiliency of cities to cope with the requirement of reducing carbon footprints while encouraging walkability and neighbourliness and community for residents that often find themselves isolated and disconnected from those living […]

RainCheque images + Winner!

Posted by on Nov 12, 2014 in nerd news
RainCheque images + Winner!

The Winning team, including team-mates (L-R) Kajsa Ström and Sam Cameron, with their idea ‘Corner Canopy’! Images from the Jam:

RainCheque: NeighbourMaker Design Jam

Posted by on Oct 23, 2014 in nerd news
RainCheque: NeighbourMaker Design Jam

  Order tickets (limited capacity) via Eventbrite at https://raincheque.eventbrite.ca/ Design Jam! How can we make new social connections in the rain? The Museum of Vancouver invites you to join the Vancouver Design Nerds in a special Design Jam entitled Raincheque! This NeighbourMaker event challenges you to design tools that encourage Vancouverites to connect with each […]

Street Talkin’ Jam and Vancouver Design Week

Posted by on Sep 5, 2014 in nerd jam, nerd news
Street Talkin’ Jam and Vancouver Design Week

As a part of Vancouver Design Week, the Vancouver Design Nerds are hosting a two-phase Jam about how word-based street interventions can transform our city and preserve our cultural spaces. RSVP EVENTBRITE HERE JAM: 6PM, 17TH SEPT The HIVE 128 West Hastings INSTALL: 20TH SEPT Railway Street From Princess to Dunlevy We’ll be gathering over […]

Design Nerds at the RAIC Festival of Architecture

Posted by on Sep 2, 2014 in nerd news
Design Nerds at the RAIC Festival of Architecture

Mitra Mansour reppin the Nerds in Winnipeg!

DIS 2014 Jam

Posted by on Aug 15, 2014 in nerd jam, nerd news
DIS 2014 Jam

On June 22, the Design Nerds were invited to host a Jam to help kick off DIS 2014 (Designing Interactive Systems) at the Renaissance Hotel in downtown Vancouver.. on the 19th floor.. floor to ceiling glass.. revolving donut shaped space!. After much thought about what we could in fact ‘jam’ on we slowly evolved to […]

Mobile Civic renewal Lab Jam

Posted by on Mar 22, 2014 in nerd jam, nerd news
Mobile Civic renewal Lab Jam

Join Vancouver Design Nerds and The Civic Renewal Lab at The HiVE for a Jam with the aim of creating a mobile Civic Renewal Lab. RSVP: www.mobilelab.eventbrite.ca Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1pjgYDo More information to come. In the meantime, don’t miss our Community Cinema event at SFU Woodwards on Monday the 24th of March: