Event Agenda

Get ready for an action packed 48 Hours but before that are several events throughout the month!

We have a variety of events as part of the Armed Forces Jam festivities.

Our Launch Night / kick-off party on Thursday featuring:
– A night of interesting talks from the Armed Forces & video game industry

Thurs - Nov 4th 6PM - Armed Forces Kick-Off Night (Night of Talks)
Fri - Nov 5th - Concept Pitches + Build your Teams
Sat - Nov 6th - The Grind Continues
Sun - Nov 7th 6pm - Project Wrap Up + Final Showcase
Thurs - Nov 4th 6PM - Armed Forces Kick-Off Night (Night of Talks)

Let’s kick off the weekend with a night of interesting and inspiring talks about the Armed Forces, Simulation & Video Games. If you’re a game developer, use this night as inspiration for your pitch on Friday. If you’re a part of the Armed Force industry use this opportunity to further learn about the interactivity and potential of games. If you’re just a fan or enthusiast of games, military or innovation, just enjoy the night of drinks, food, and amazing company.

Venue – Central Florida Tech Grove

6:00pm – Event begins with mingling and drinks.
7:00pm – Event Intro & Keynote Talks
9:00pm – Enjoy chatting with everyone as the talks end

Fri - Nov 5th - Concept Pitches + Build your 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 – Central Florida Tech Grove

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

Sat - Nov 6th - The Grind Continues

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

Venue – Central Florida Tech Grove

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

Sun - Nov 7th 6pm - Project Wrap Up + 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 – Central Florida Tech Grove

8:00am – Doors Open, Breakfast/Coffee
12:00pm – Lunch and Status Updates / Call for Help
4:30pm – Complete Game Projects, Begin Project Uploads
5:30pm – Dinner & Technical Check with presentations over the projector
7:30pm – Team Presentations Begin
9:00pm – Go Home!

This is a highly collaborative event dedicated
to creating fun, exciting & innovative games
to help tackle challenges in the Armed Forces

Organized by The Indienomicon Foundation

For over 8 years our experienced team comprised of local industry leaders are dedicated toward bringing you the greatest collaborative event possible.


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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. Game Jam Attendee