University of Oulu, 2016

UArctic Congress 2018: seeking for student volunteers!

Do you want to be part of the UArctic Congress 2018 in Oulu, September 3-6? Participating as a volunteer you will get a chance to meet and network with established members in the Arctic research community, get free conference registration and a written certification of your work.

 

We are looking for enthusiastic young people to help us to run the conference. In return we offer you the opportunity to attend the conference for free, you will get the chance to meet and network with established members in the Arctic   research community and we will give you a written certification of your work.

 

Your duties will include:

  • Setting up the conference infrastructure (coffee, tea areas, computers, projectors…)
  • Running the registration desk (attendees’ packs, badges…)
  • Assisting speakers (computers, microphones, directions…)
  • Helping conference attendees (where to find the room, toilets…)
  • Coordinating with technicians (in case of something goes wrong with the computers…)
  • Providing support to activities (demos, workshops…)

 

In return, you will get:

  • A written recommendation on your LinkedIn profile or a standard written certificate
  • An awesome UArctic Congress 2018 T-shirt
  • Free conference registration, including lunches
  • A chance to meet and network with established members in the Arctic research community as well as your student peers

   

Who can participate?:

  • Both degree and exchange students are welcome
  • You need to have sufficient knowledge of English
  • No previous experience is required. Students from various disciplines and backgrounds are encouraged to register
  • Please note that your travel expenses are not covered

If you are interested, contact Anastasia.Emelyanova@uarctic.org by the end of April to volunteer. More info (pdf)

Welcome to the UArctic Congress team!

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