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Become a volunteer for ICES Annual Science Conference 2019!

Do you want to be involved in the marine science event of the year? ICES is looking for volunteers to help out during their Annual Science Conference (ASC) taking place in Gothenburg on September 9-12. You will have the possibility to network with researchers, decision-makers and students from the whole world!

ICES, The International Council for the Exploration of the Sea, is an intergovernmental marine science organization, meeting societal needs for impartial evidence on the state and sustainable use of our seas and oceans. ICES is a network of more than 5,000 scientists from over 700 marine institutes in 20 member countries, and beyond. An Annual Science Conference (ASC) has been organized since 1902.

This year the conference is coming to Gothenburg and your help is needed! 

ICES Annual Science Conference 2019

Main responsibilities

The conference will take place at the Swedish Exhibition & Congress Centre and Gothia Towers (Svenska Mässan) on September 9-12.

Volunteers will be involved in different activities:

  • Preparations before the conference (Saturday 7 - Sunday 8 September)
  • Registration of participants (9-10 September)
  • Support for the ”poster session” (9-10 September)
  • Support during the seminars (9-12 September)
  • Concierge/tourist guide (9-12 September)
  • Support during social events (9-12 september)
  • Other event-related tasks

Your Profile

  • Confident interacting with and meeting people. Work experience in customer service/ reception will be considered an asset
  • Interest in the topic!
  • Independent and structured
  • Excellent oral communication skills in English (even any additional languages)
  • Good knowledge of Gothenburg

What’s in for you?

  • Opportunity to build on your CV, network, and gain knowledge of state of the art ocean science research!
  • Registration to the conference
  • Meals during work shifts
  • Free participation to selected social events


Are you interested? Apply here before June 9!



Grazzia Matamoros Centre for Sea and Society, University of Gothenburg
Maria Zetterqvist SWaM, Havs- och vattenmyndigheten


Sidansvarig: Karl-Johan Nylén|Sidan uppdaterades: 2019-05-17

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