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Current Volunteer Positions

Team
North American Conference Planning Committee

Time Frame
Immediate opening, main work beginning in September 2022

Role Description

The volunteer is in the team to prepare the next IDUG NA conference. It includes participation in about two meetings (face to face or virtual) over weekends and organization of the speakers during the year. The workload is unevenly distributed over the year. During the grid building process, around the presentation finalization and before the conference it is more than over the rest of the year. We have regular virtual calls during the early evening. Expect 1-3 hours per week on average.

Requirements

  • Should have visited a couple of IDUG conferences
  • Technical Knowledge of Db2 for z/OS or Db2 for LUW or Development with Db2
  • Self engaged personality
  • Fluent English (written and verbal)
  • Located in Northern America
  • Ability to work remotely via email and teleconference
Efforts
  • About 2 hours / week

    Benefits

    • Free participation in the next conference 

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    Team
    Australasia Conference Planning Committee

    Time Frame
    Immediate opening

    Role Description

    This volunteer is part of the team that will prepare the next IDUG Australasia conference. Responsibilities include participation in meetings and organization of the speakers during the year. The workload is not evenly distributed throughout the year. During the grid building process, around the presentation finalization, and before the conference the workload will be greater than the rest of the year. 

    Requirements

    • Have attended a couple of IDUG conferences
    • Technical knowledge of Db2 for z/OS, Db2 for LUW, or development with Db2
    • Self-engaged personality
    • Fluent English (written and verbal)
    • Ability to work remotely via email and teleconference
    Efforts
    • About 2 hours/week

      Benefits

      • Free participation in the next conference 

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      Team
       Global Marketing Committee

      Time Frame
      Immediate opening -> ASAP

      Role Description

      This committee directs and supports all marketing strategies, concept development, and selection of editorial content for all of IDUG’s publications and conference marketing materials. We are seeking a Db2 professional with a background in marketing.

      Requirements

      • Market development, digital marketing, and content marketing experience or ability to learn
      • Understanding of Db2 and related database technologies such as cloud, AI, and machine learning
      • Ability to work remotely via email and teleconference

      Efforts
      Typically 1-2 hours per week, very flexible

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      Team
      RUG Committee

      Time Frame
      Immediate opening -> ASAP

      Role Description

      A primary objective of the RUG Committee is to initiate, formulate, motivate, and facilitate a constructive dialogue from IDUG to the RUGs, from the RUGs to IDUG, and between the RUGs. We are seeking a Db2 professional with a background in RUG activities.

      Requirements

      • Regional User Group involvement, Db2 events participation, awareness of challenges with Db2 education and ability to learn
      • Deep understanding of Db2 and related database technologies such as cloud, AI, and machine learning
      • Ability to work remotely via email and teleconference

      Efforts
      Typically 1-2 hours per week, very flexible

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      IDUG Volunteers

      Volunteers are the fuel that powers IDUG.  Without the dedicated and engaged volunteers who step up all year long, we would not be the global community we are today. There are many ways IDUG members can get involved, from short-term projects to committee and board support. 

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