Learn & Win! 🏆_

Jumpstart 2024 and have the best weekend of your life!
No coding skills needed!

Future JAM

The student innovation challenge
Web3 for Journalism, Media & the Arts
Melbourne, Australia
19th — 21st Jan 2024
Register here

It's free! 🤯

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Cool prizes

Win + earn 🏆

  • Startup mentoring for the winning team
  • Full scholarships for coding, Web3, design and 3D animation
  • More cool prizes revealed soon!
Register here
Innovation Challenge

Fun + Learning!

  • Connect with smart people
  • Collaborate on a Web3 solution
  • Design an app for your startup idea
  • Pitch your ideas to investors & media influencers

Experience startup life over 48 hours!

Date & times

Event schedule 📅

48hrs of learning fun

Day Date Start/Finish
Friday 19th Jan 4pm - 11pm
Saturday 20th Jan 8am - 11pm
Sunday 21st Jan 8am - 5pm
Safe space

A safe space to be yourself 🤗

Your uniqueness is needed in the tech world!

We're dedicated to providing a safe and comfortable environment and harassment-free experience for everyone.

  • U Cubed welcomes you as you are
  • We'll stand up for your right to be your whole self
  • Harassment or inappropriate behaviour will not be tolerated
Code of Conduct
Problems to solve

Solve big problems! 🧐

Choose one of these, or bring your own:

Mistrust in media

Misinformation and "fake news" creating huge problems for families & society

Centralised media

Too much power & not enough oversight leading to exploitation & injustice

Data and privacy

Harvesting and misuse of personal information for corporate gain


Who can participate? 📝

To enter, participants must be:

  • A high school or university student, or a recent school leaver
  • Between 16 and 23 years old
  • Be able to attend all 3 days of the event in Cremorne (Melbourne, Australia)
What to expect

Fun, food & games 🤩

Fun, games & learning to the max!

Meet cool people

Grow your network and make new friends

  • Connect with 50+ other students
  • Meet journalists, media influencers
  • Get advice from Web3 entrepreneurs
Food & games

We won't let you get hungry or bored!

  • Meals, drinks and snacks provided
  • Entertainment and swag
  • It's FREE to participate!

Compete for a chance to win more prizes

  • Solve puzzles
  • Complete tasks
  • Will you be first to finish all challenges?
Sponsors & Supporters