Event Agenda

Get ready for an action packed 48 Hours!

Talks & Comedy
Fri-Pitches & Teams
Sat-The Grind
Sun-Final Showcase

Talks & Comedy

This night is for inspiring, though provoking, interesting talks & humorous jokes all about the auto industry and its future. Loosen your collar, take off the tie, let your hair down, put on your flats, because tonight you will get to enjoy your industry in a new way (whether it be in Automotive, Gaming, or Tech) and have inspired discussions for the weekend ahead.

Venue – TBD

6:00pm – Event begins with mingling, drinks.
7:00pm – Automotive & Technology Speakers + Automotive Stand Up Comedy
9:30pm – Go Home!

Fri-Pitches & Teams

The night you chart a course for fun & excitement. Have an idea? Pitch it. Heard an awesome idea? Join a team.
As is with most jams, remember to bring your own development gear.

Venue – TBD

6:30pm – Event begins with mingling, drinks and dinner
7:00pm – Event Intro
7:30pm – Game & Project Pitches begin
9:00pm – Teams Assemble, Ideas Planned and Begin work
11:00pm – Go Home!

Sat-The Grind

The non-stop game building action remains non-stop, except for the times you have to stop for food and ask for help.

Venue – TBD

8:00am – Doors Open, Breakfast/Coffee
12:30pm – Lunch / Status Updates / Call for Help
6:30pm – Dinner
11:00pm- Go Home!

Sun-Final Showcase

The hard work hopefully looks like it is forming into something recognizable as fun. Success or failure, hopefully you learned something. Tonight, you will present your team’s game concept for everyone to enjoy!

Venue – TBD

8:00am – Doors Open, Breakfast/Coffee
12:00pm – Lunch and Status Updates / Call for Help
4:30pm – Complete Projects, Begin Project Uploads
5:30pm – Dinner & Technical Check with presentations over the projector
6:30pm – Team Presentations Begin
9:00pm – Go Home!

Stay tuned for our venue announcement.

Warning: You will be spoiled!

This is a highly collaborative event
creating fun, exciting & impactful technology
to improve the future of the auto industry

The Organizing Team

Our experienced team is dedicated to bringing you the greatest collaborative event possible.
(This isn’t our first trip to the game development rodeo – see pics & testimonials spread throughout this site!)

Moody Mattan

Moody Mattan

CEO brandXR /
Motor City Auto Jam Organizer
Kunal Patel

Kunal Patel

CTO BrandXR / Co-Founder Indienomicon /
Motor City Auto Jam Organizer

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‘I had a really great time. The [game jam event] you guys put on continues to be a great way for new people to get into the community and for anyone in the area to meet other local developers. Everyone organizing it helps make it a fun, lighthearted and enjoyable experience.
S.B. 2014 Game Jam Attendee

Advisors

We have an ever growing diverse group of subject matter experts for Motor City Auto Jam. They have deep auto industry knowledge necessary to create compelling solutions. Our mentors are experts in their fields and will provide guidance, experience, and insight to any and all teams. Seriously they have attended 100 years of schooling followed by 100 years in the real world making cool things happen. Use them!

Stephen Dantas

Stephen Dantas

Founder, Digityll & Co-President of VRARA of Detroit
Jeff Day

Jeff Day

President and Founder, North of 10 Consulting