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Current Volunteer Positions

Team
Web Committee

Time Frame
Immediate opening -> ASAP

Role Description
The volunteer is expected to help with technical website management of events. This includes creation of new events security definitions, integration of the event into the context of the website, etc. All of these activities are based on the underpinning Socious website management software. Further activities deal with the interaction between the Socious based website and external functionality like mobile apps.

Requirements

  • Basic knowledge of HTML
  • Working experience with CMS systems preferred
  • Customer centric behavior
  • Fluent English (written and verbal)
  • Self engaged personality
  • Located in NA or EMEA

Efforts
1 hour / week

Benefits
Full conference fee for one of the major conferences per year (AU, NA or EMEA).

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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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Team
European Conference Planning Committee

Time Frame
Immediate opening, main work beginning mid of January 2021

Role Description

The volunteer is in the team to prepare the next IDUG EMEA 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 EMEA
  • Ability to work remotely via email and teleconference
Efforts
  • About 2 hours / week

    Benefits

    • Free participation in the next conference 

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