Call for Volunteers

Volunteer Opportunities


Why should you volunteer?

  • Unique opportunity to make a contribution to the community
  • Get an insider’s view of being part of an event
  • Gain useful job experience and satisfaction
  • Meet like-minded people as well as the leading medical experts in the fields of neuromuscular diseases
  • Identify possibilities for personal skills development
  • Strengthen your CV

In return for volunteer services the ICNMD2018 gladly offers the following benefits:

  • Complimentary food & beverage during volunteer shifts
  • Complimentary admission to the Congress when not on a shift
  • A Certificate of Participation

Please note that the Congress does not cover any travel or accommodation costs. 

You are required to:

  • Commit to at least 12 volunteer hours
  • Speak fluent English
  • Attend a mandatory training session on Thursday, July 5, 2018. Time to be confirmed.

Scheduling Availability:

Times are subject to change and may vary based on your role.

Volunteer Positions:

  • Greeter/Hostess for Congress venue
    Welcome attendees at the Congress venue, offer directional assistance
  • Greeter/Hostess for Scientific Sessions, Session Room Monitor
    Ensure the smooth running of the session, assisting the speaker where required, session attendance tracking, etc.
  • Registration Desk Representative
    Supporting the Registration Desk
    Register participants for the Congress, distribute Congress bags, etc.
    Provide local advice and information
  • Exhibit Hall and Poster Session Representative
    Assist poster presenters where required
    Provide assistance to delegates in the Exhibit Hall

Contact Information

If you have any questions about volunteering please email the Congress Manager, Andreas Hinnerth, at

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