Volunteer at AMC2017

Calling all volunteers for AMC2017!

The Allied Media Conference includes four days and five nights of workshops, panels, film screenings, Detroit tours, and art and music events, with over 2,500 people in attendance. From welcoming participants at the registration table, to installing signage and assisting with questions at the info desk, volunteers are crucial in making the AMC run smoothly.

AMC2017 Call for Volunteers
Photo by Ara Howrani

We are excited to open our call for volunteers for AMC2017. We welcome volunteers of all ages, identities and abilities, and especially look forward to applications from returning volunteers. The deadline to apply is May 19th. We will reach out to accepted volunteers by May 20, 2017.

AMC volunteers provide eight 8 hours of work at the conference (this can be split into two shifts). Volunteers are also required to participate in an in-person or virtual orientation on Saturday June 10th. In exchange, you will receive lunch on the day you volunteer, a volunteer t-shirt, and complimentary AMC registration which includes four days and nights of workshops, events and performances.

How to apply to volunteer at AMC2017:

  • Apply using this form with your interests and experience level with the AMC.
  • Confirm your availability: AMC volunteers provide eight hours of work at the conference. All volunteers are also required to participate in an in-person or virtual orientation on Saturday, June 10, 2017.
  • Once we confirm your volunteering on May 20, 2017, we will send you a link to register for your orientation and volunteer assignments.
  • Please let us know ASAP if you need to withdraw your volunteer availability.

Volunteer roles at AMC2017 this year include:

  • Childcare
  • Signage
  • Translation
  • General Operations
  • Registration
  • Nighttime Events
  • Medical Team
  • Safety
  • Info Desk

Please read the full descriptions for these roles here.

Email amc@alliedmedia.org with any questions. See you this summer!


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