Sign up to be a Volunteer and help us make PLDI 2023 a great experience for all attendants!
PLDI 2023 is pleased to offer a number of opportunities for volunteers, who are vital to the efficient operation and continued success of the conference each year. The volunteer program is a chance for students and Programming Languages researchers aspirants from around the world to participate in the conference whilst assisting us in preparing and running the event. In exchange for a fixed number of work hours (usually from 12 to 15) helping with the conference organization, you will be able to closely interact with researchers, mentors, faculty, and other students at PLDI 2023.
You will be able to support us in-person or virtually. We are looking forward to seeing you in the Volunteering team!
Apply using this form. The deadline is April 10th.
Applicants can be undergraduate, Master’s, Ph.D., full- or part-time students (current or prospective) of computer science and related fields.
Applicants must be available for at least four (4) full days between the 16th and 21st of June and will be expected to provide 12-15 hours of volunteering work in that time. Volunteers will also be expected to be available for some amount of pre-conference discussion and training if necessary. Volunteers from all timezones are welcome.
The skills, talents, and dedication of our Volunteers contribute to the overall quality of the conference. The Volunteer role this year will mainly involve working with the organizers to prepare for the conference by providing technical assistance to attendees, managing online Q&A and poster sessions, and supporting active communication in our online environment.
The Volunteering program does not cover travel expenses. [Volunteers receive complimentary registration to PLDI, but spots are limited. Alternatives may be provided in case we receive a high number of applications.]
Volunteers can apply for extra funding from SIGPLAN PAC funding or PLMW when eligible.
A Volunteer should:
- Be enthusiastic and highly motivated, with strong interpersonal skills,
- Be fluent in English, which is the language of the conference,
- Be reliable, punctual and organized.
Apply using this form: https://forms.gle/KELHt5SMghM1dSLu7