Volunteer at Congress 2019

February 19, 2019

From June 1-7, 2019, UBC Vancouver will host Congress 2019 — Canada’s largest academic gathering. 


With over 900 volunteer positions available, the university invites faculty, staff and students to support in showcasing the beauty and hospitality of UBC. 

Congress 2019 volunteers will play a vital role in the success of this academic event, which will bring more than 70 academic associations and approximately 10,000 attendees to UBC’s beautiful Vancouver campus. Volunteers will have the opportunity to network with renowned academics and participate in the behind-the-scenes arrangements of Canada’s largest gathering of scholars. In addition, Volunteers will also gain access to more than 60 world-class academic events including public keynotes, the Big Thinking series and UBC programming.

For more details regarding volunteering, and to sign up today visit: congress2019.ca/volunteer

Guidance for faculty and staff wishing to volunteer during work hours can be found here, with further details for Managers available here

Further information about Congress 2019 at UBC is available via the official Congress2019.ca website. 

You can also get a taste of this year's conference via the Congress 2019 welcome video.  

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