ACM/IEEE 20th International Conference on
Model Driven Engineering Languages and Systems

Austin, Texas, Sept 17-22, 2017

Call for Student Volunteers


About

Volunteering at MODELS 2017 is an excellent opportunity for students from around the globe to meet and exchange ideas with leading individuals in the model-driven engineering community from both industry and research. Being engaged in the student volunteer program is also an excellent way of meeting other students from all over the world.

Application Summary

Online Application Form Use the Google form or the PDF form.
Adviser Recommendation Mail to: a.garcia-dominguez _at_ aston.ac.uk
Submission Due Date June 14, 2017, AOE
Notifications Date June 21, 2017

Selection Process

Student volunteers must submit both the online form and a recommendation letter from their advisor no later than June 14, AOE. Recommendation letters must be directly sent to the Student Volunteers Chair by email. Around 15 student volunteer positions are available. The selected students will be notified no later than June 21.

Benefits

Complimentary student registration (workshops and conference, conference banquet excluded). Being a student volunteer is an excellent opportunity to meet, interact, and network with leading academic and industrial researchers and practitioners in the area of model-driven engineering. Such interactions often help shape the research direction for many students. Being a student volunteer is also a great way to meet other students from all over the world that share your interest for model-driven engineering and to offset some of the costs of the conference!

Responsibilities

  • Approximately 20 hours work in total during the conference week. Ideally, student volunteers will be assigned to a satellite event and/or a conference session in which they have a scientific interest.
  • Technical assistance to speakers and conference participants.
  • Other activities that keep the MODELS 2017 conference running smoothly.
  • Attend the whole conference and satellite events. Be available the day before the beginning of the conference for a debrief.

Qualifications

  • Student volunteers must be enrolled in a Ph.D. or Master program at the time of the conference.
  • Fluent in English.

Volunteer Organization and Contact Information

Student Volunteer Chairs:

  • Antonio Garcia-Dominguez, Aston University, UK, a.garcia-dominguez _at_ aston.ac.uk
  • Jeho Oh, University of Texas at Austin, USA, jeho _at_ cs.utexas.edu