Living Future unConference 2018: Volunteer Application
The International Living Future Institute is hosting its 12th annual unConference on May 1 - 4, 2018 at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, Oregon.

We are accepting applications on a rolling basis. First round of shift assignments will begin in late January 2018.
As a volunteer, you will receive a special discounted rate of $500 for the full conference pass (registration is required). All meals provided during the event are included. Volunteer admission does not include travel or lodging costs, so please plan accordingly. Volunteers must complete the total commitment of ten (10) hours, otherwise the volunteer will be charged the remaining full cost of the conference pass.

Questions? Shoot us an email at LF@living-future.org.

Priority is given to current members of the Emerging Professionals and/or full-time students. Diverse candidates are encouraged to apply. 

TIMELINE
November 17, 2017 (Friday): Volunteer application opens
Within 2 Weeks of Acceptance: Signed Volunteer MOU due
Rolling (as soon as you register): Shift Selection
March 23, 2018 (Friday): Registration due date for all accepted volunteers
Early-April 2018: Watch brief recorded webinar volunteer training and orientation (viewing required) 
May 1 - 4, 2018: Living Future unConference
Apply to Volunteer
 
Volunteer Contact Information

 
First Name *

 
Last Name *

 
Phone Number *

We'd also like to be able to reach you by phone, however, most communication will be conducted through email.
 
City, State *

 
Organization/Company

If applicable
 
Professional Title

If applicable
 
Returning vs. New Volunteers

 
Have you volunteered with the International Living Future Institute before (eg. previous conferences, as an Ambassador, etc.)? *

     
 
As a New Volunteer, please provide a professional reference: *

Name | Title/Org | Phone/Email | Relationship
 
As a Returning Volunteer, briefly describe your past volunteer experience with the Institute. *

 
Volunteer Experience

 
How did you hear about the event? Why do you want to volunteer for the Living Future unConference? *

 
Briefly describe your recent volunteer work with other organizations and/or any other skills and experience relevant. *

 
What is your comfort level with public speaking? *

Some of our volunteers will need to make announcements at the beginning of the educational sessions.
 
What is your comfort level with Mac-based technology? *

 
Additional Information

 
Are you a current member of the Emerging Green Builders / Emerging Professionals? *


 
Are you a current full-time student? *

If yes, you will be required to provide proof of enrollment.
     
 
The volunteer schedule has not been finalized yet, and so you will be asked for your shift preferences upon acceptance. 

Volunteers work a total of ten (10) hours, broken up into two shifts (varies in length) over Thursday, 5/3 and Friday, 5/4 in the following roles: 
Registration + Info Desk Check-In; Education Session / Workshop Check-In and Room Monitor; Runner / Floater

 
Volunteer Terms and Conditions *

As a volunteer, you will receive the discounted volunteer rate of $500 for the full conference pass (registration is required by March 23, 2018). All meals provided during the event are included. Volunteer admission does not include travel or lodging costs, so please plan accordingly. Volunteers must complete the total commitment of ten (10) hours, otherwise the volunteer will be charged the remaining full cost of the conference pass.

TIMELINE
November 17, 2017 (Friday): Volunteer application opens
Within 2 Weeks of Acceptance: Signed Volunteer MOU due
Rolling (as soon as you register): Shift Selection
March 23, 2018 (Friday): Registration due date for all accepted volunteers
Early-April 2018: Watch brief recorded webinar volunteer training and orientation (viewing required) 
May 1 - 4, 2018: Living Future unConference

Please note that you may not return to this application to edit it at a later time. Once submitted, the application is final.
     
Thank you for submitting your application to volunteer at the Living Future unConference! We'll be reviewing all applications on a rolling basis. Questions? Email us at LF@living-future.org.

A copy of your application has been sent to the your email address.
Visit the Living Future 2017 site