Call for Student Volunteers


Deadline for applications: September 30, 2017

Why you should apply

Becoming a student volunteer for IASDR 2017 is a great opportunity to meet other students and well-known international researchers. You will see the latest in design research and have fun while contributing to an international conference. Connections made during student volunteering can be valuable to a research career.  If accepted, you will also receive discounted registration to the IASDR2017 conference.  Note: We do not cover travel expenses to and from the conference or accommodation costs.

 What to expect

Student volunteers have three main duties:

  • Supporting the set up of presentation, poster, exhibition, and workshop spaces
  • Welcoming attendees and answering questions at the information desk
  • Assisting during presentation sessions

Student volunteers will be reliable and motivated to support the implementation of the conference, with high quality customer service.

To qualify as a student volunteer, you must be studying Design or a related discipline at the Masters or PhD level at the time of the conference and be fluent in English.  Bi-lingual fluency will be a plus.  No previous conference experience is required.

How to apply

Please email with the subject line "Student Volunteer Application" and the following information: 

  • Name
  • Email Address
  • Availability: October 30-November 3 (Please list all Available dates for set up and during the conference time frame)
  • Resume/CV