Thank you for your interest in volunteering!
We’re offering several opportunities for our community to contribute to the 2019 CC Global Summit! You can help make the summit come to life by volunteering for a variety of interesting and challenging roles.
Currently we have openings for the following volunteer opportunities. You must fill out a separate application for each position:
Program Committee Volunteer
The Summit programming is the most important part of our event and the main reason most people attend. You’ll have the chance to work with a diverse and committed team to plan the program vision for the Summit. We know everyone is crunched for time, so we’re aiming to make it easy to contribute in a meaningful way!
Number of positions: 20, with representation from every CC region.
Time Commitment: Weekly or-biweekly conference calls Oct 2018-March 2019 (or when program is finalized and published), asynchronous communication by email and in Slack. On completion of committee work, the registration fee for the 2019 Summit will be waived.
Description: as part of the committee, you’ll work collaboratively to develop the theme and tracks as well as curate the program submissions to create the 3-day summit program.
Skills/requirements: exceptional knowledge and experience in a program area relevant to Creative Commons, excellent communication skills, experience working with people from other cultures/backgrounds, member of our Slack community (we can help with this if you are not already).
Scholarship Evaluation Committee Volunteer
The Summit Scholarship program is a large component (almost 30%) of our Summit budget, and we’ve committed to growing it this year. You’ll be helping make sure funds reach those in our community who need it most.
Number of positions: 6-8, with representation from every CC region.
Time Commitment: 3-5 hours per week, Oct 2018-Feb 2019 (or when all funds have been assigned). On completion of committee work, the registration fee for the 2019 Summit will be waived.
Description: part of a committee made up of CC staff and members, use funding guidelines provided by CC to rank scholarship applicants.
Skills/requirements: Exceptional knowledge of/experience in your local CC community (country or region), sensitivity in dealing with confidential personal information.
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