Volunteering at WCPP

Thank you to all those who applied for a volunteer position, the Congress Committee are reviewing the applications and decision notifications will be sent out shortly.

The theme of 6th World Congress on Positive Psychology is “Nexus”- meaning connection. The congress will build connections, collaborations and pathways that can help us work together to enhance human flourishing. Volunteering at WCPP 2019 will allow you to connect and network with a range of different people; peers, organizers and delegates. In order to make this congress a success, we will need your support with a variety of tasks including monitoring sessions, assisting with wayfinding, helping in the exhibition hall, escorting Plenary speakers and Key Note Speakers from the speaker room to the stage; ensuring podium session and other sessions run in a timely manner and much more. We look forward to your application and would like to thank you in advance for your support!


Application Criteria:

You will be asked to attend the session assigned to you and will furthermore be asked to check in with the conference organizers on a daily basis at (7:30 am, Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre) to check your assignments. You will need to commit to at least one full day of volunteering which may include evenings. You will be placed where help is required and you show commitment to completing your assigned volunteer tasks. Volunteers must be current IPPA Members.

Volunteers will receive:

  • Snack and coffee at the Volunteer morning briefing onsite at the Congress

  • Volunteer Ribbon on their Congress name tag

  • Name listed on the Congress website

  • Complimentary 1 Day Congress registration for the day they’re volunteering

  • Volunteers will be called up on stage in the final presentation of the conference

Applications close Midnight EST March 22, 2019 and successful applicants will be notified prior to the Earlybird Registration Deadline of April 13, 2019.