Exciting volunteer opportunities with SFU Public Square!

Exciting volunteer opportunities with SFU Public Square for the 2013 Community Summit!

SFU Public Square is seeking experienced facilitators for two of our Community Summit events:

  • Our Future, Our Voice Youth Forum – Sept 28th, SFU Surrey
    Volunteer Commitment – 1:00 -5:00pm
  • Connected Local Economies – Sept 30th, SFU Vancouver
    Volunteer Commitment – 5:00pm-11:00pm

Volunteers will be facilitating small breakout activities that run for at least one hour. The remainder of the time will be spent doing general event set-up, take down and reviewing the dialogue findings with the note-taker.

Please note that additional direction will be provided for facilitators. Contact our volunteer outreach coordinator for more information: kate_publicsq@sfu.ca

Download 2013 Community Summit Volunteer Manual for additional volunteer opportunities!

Our Future, Our Voice Youth Forum
Date:Sat, 28 Sep 2013
Time:8:30am – 5:00 pm
Location: SFU Surrey, 5th floor

Event Description: Designed for youth, by youth, the forum will be a chance to grapple with economic issues, make new connections, and contribute to a Citizen’s Agenda for BC’s Economic Future.

Connected Local Economies
Date: Mon, 30 Sep 2013
Time: 5:00pm – 11:00 pm
Location: Room 1200, Segal Building, SFU Vancouver 500 Granville Street

Event Description: An engaging and interactive evening with economist, attorney, and award-winning author Michael Shuman. Following Shuman’s presentation The Vancouver Design Nerds will lead the audience through a nerd jam! The audience will breaks into teams of 6 – 8 people and tackle ten different economic design challenges. A Design Nerd Jam  is a tried tested and true method for collaborative brainstorming and innovation. The cornerstone of the process is Collaborative Rapid Idea Generation, Participant Empowerment and Fun!

Kate Affleck
Volunteer Outreach Coordinator
SFU Public Square
3332 – 515 West Hastings Street
Vancouver, B.C. Canada V6B 5K3

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