Living Future unConference 2017: Volunteer Application
The International Living Future Institute is hosting its 11th annual unConference on May 17 - 19, 2017 at the Westin in Seattle, WA.

We are accepting applications on a rolling basis. First round of shift assignments will begin in late January 2017.
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 30, 2016 (Wednesday): Volunteer application opens
Late January 2017: First round of acceptance notifications 
Rolling: We will continue to accept volunteers, but for best placement / preferred shifts apply by Monday, January 23rd to be included in the first wave of acceptances.
April 3, 2017 (Monday): Registration due date for all accepted volunteers
Mid-April 2017: Watch brief recorded webinar volunteer training and orientation (viewing required) 
May 17 - 19, 2017: 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 (in late January for the first wave of acceptances). 

Volunteers work a total of ten (10) hours, broken up into two shifts (varies in length) over Wednesday and Thursday 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 April 3, 2017). 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 30, 2016: 
Volunteer application opens
Late January 2017:
First round of acceptance notifications + shift assignments
Rolling: 
We will continue to accept volunteers, but for best placement / preferred shifts apply by January 23rd.
April 3, 2017 (Monday): Registration due date for all accepted volunteers
Mid-April (date TBD) 2017: Watch brief recorded webinar training/orientation (required viewing)
May 17 – 19, 2017: Living Future unConference 2017

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, and we'll be reaching out by late January / early February with acceptance notifications. Questions? Email us at LF@living-future.org.

A copy of your application has been sent to the your email address.
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