Inno Jam

Are you a student working on projects related to User Assistance (UA)? Are you writing your final paper on UA? Are you a recent graduate planning a start-up in User Assistance?

All students or recent graduates are welcome to take part in our competition for Innovative Ideas in the area of User Assistance. An Inno Jam will take place during the UA Reloaded 18 conference on June 13-14, 2018, at SAP in St. Leon-Rot, Germany.

We look forward to receiving your UA-related projects, final papers, and ideas!

Watch this video about UA Reloaded 17 to get more insights into our conference and visit the UA Reloaded 18 website http://ua-reloaded.de/.  

How to Participate

Please apply by April 30, 2018, via email to Susanne Lohmüller s.lohmueller(at)tekom.de including your

  • name,
  • study program,
  • university, and
  • a project summary (max. 1 page). 

In the event of a high number of entries, applications may be pre-selected by a competent jury. 

Who can participate

This competition is open to students currently enrolled in technical communication programs or related studies as well as recent graduates (after 2016).

Why to Participate

  • Successful applicants have the chance to introduce their ideas in short 5-minute presentations at the UA Reloaded 18 conference to a knowledgeable and enthusiastic audience. Show us your talent in User Assistance and make yourself a name in the industry!
  • Participants have a chance of winning the Inno Jam and one of the 500 Euro cash prizes for the best projects
  • The applicants will be invited to attend UA Reloaded 18 meaning free conference tickets as well as travel reimbursement of up to 200 Euro per project. (If we have more applicants than expected, a pre-selection by a qualified jury will decide on who will be invited to present at the Inno Jam.)

  • The winners will receive a certificate to prove their skills judged and appreciated by an independant jury. This certificate can e.g. be used promotionally effective when applying for a job.
  • Get qualified feedback on your ideas and projects.