Next Weekend (Jan 26 - Jan 28) ACM is hosting the Global Game Jam. https://globalgamejam.org/
The event will have the following schedule.
Day 1 (Jan 26):
15:00-17:00 Check-in, i.e. people come in, make sure they are signed up on the GGJ site (there is no deadline to sign-up, other than the end of the jam but the sooner the better) and setup snacks, computers, and other things.
17:00-18:00 Announcements & Keynote, I will start by playing the keynote video given to me by GGJ (which I should get this Monday) and then I will explain how the game jam will work and answer and intimidate question about the jam itself.
18:00-19:00 Groups and Ideas, People will form groups and start brainstorming ideas.
19:00-? Work on games.
Day 2 (Jan 27):
11:00 Deadline to GGJ profile and game page
18:00-19:00 Playtest someone else's game
Day 3 (Jan 28):
14:00-17:00 Turn in games
17:00-19:00 Present games