The WWW 2016 conference is looking for volunteers! Traditionally aimed at computer scientists, this year's conference program and keynote speakers hope to reach a broader audience.
If you're interested in learning more, please follow the link below or feel free to contact me directly.
- Volunteer application deadline:
- January 31st 2016 (23:59 Hawaii Standard Time)*
- Acceptance notification:
- Week of February 8th 2016*
- Conference dates:
- Sunday, April 10th - Friday, April 15th 2016
WWW 2016 volunteers ensure the smooth progression of the conference by
managing the registration desk, monitoring conference rooms and assisting
attendees and speakers.
We encourage submissions from individuals from all over the world who are
interested in the World Wide Web and want to contribute to the WWW
Preference will be given to students in related domains (Computer Science,
Programming, IT) and individuals with previous volunteering experience.
Fluency in English is mandatory, additional languages are welcome.
WWW 2016 will offer a training day for volunteers on Sunday, April 10th and
provide accepted volunteers with an invitation letter for visa procedures
What do I get ?
- International and New York volunteers* receive a Passport Registration which allows access to all days of the conference and lodging (2 volunteers per hotel room) for the week. You will be required to work 40 hours in exchange.
- Local volunteers* receive a Passport Registration which allows access to all days of the conference. Local volunteers will be required to work *20 hours*.There will be a flexible roster system that will allow you to schedule your work commitments between attending the parts of the conference that interest you. Above all, you will meet other volunteers from all over the world and make friends for life.
When will I know if I’ve been accepted?
Registration will be open until *January 31st 2016*. We will process
applications as quickly as possible and get back to you in the week of
February 8th, 2016.
There are usually more applicants than positions so we cannot guarantee
that you will be accepted.