Volunteers

BBK Open Science Fest is a festival made by and for people. These people make it possible as participants, attendees and volunteers. Do you want to learn, have fun and contribute to make BBK Open Science Fest a unique experience? Join our family!


Who can volunteer?

Anyone older than 18 (and minors with authorization) that wants to learn, participate and have a great time.

No experience needed, we will show you all you need to know.



What does it mean to volunteer at BBK Open Science Fest 2021?

It is a unique opportunity to experience an open and participatory science festival from the inside.

It’s a chance to show your skills and worth. The professional team of BBK Open Science and Biook is mainly composed of people who have initially participated as volunteers.

It is an opportunity to promote scientific culture and participatory science, as the protagonist.



What will the volunteers receive?

Training and networking in those areas that interest them the most.

Possibility to participate in other activities of BBK Open Science 2021.

Access to Biook’s job bank.

Festival ‘s T-shirt.

Certificate of participation.



What does being a volunteer imply?

Being available (part time or full time) to participate in the festival, which will be held from June 7th to 13th, 2021. You can choose whether you want to participate online or in person.

Being available for the team building and training sessions that will take place 2 weeks before the festival. The training sessions will be carried out both in person and online



In which areas are volunteers involved?
  • Welcome: ticket reading and attendee management.
  • Welcome: management of participants (online and on site).
  • Facilitator: assistance before and during workshops, experimental activities, events, outdoor experiences, etc.
  • Information: informing attendees and participants of health regulations, accommodation, facilities, programming, etc.
  • Communication and content creation: interviews, photos, videos, social networks, photocall. You can be our most cheerful reporter!


Volunteer teams

We also want to give the opportunity to groups of friends (students, entrepreneurs, activists, artists, etc.) to propose, coordinate or carry out their own activities, or participate as a group in one of the festival’s activities, for example the festival’s Bioblitz.

Whether you want to collaborate individually or as a team, we would be more than happy to have you as part of the team, thank you very much for your interest!



Sponsorships and
collaborations

The international meeting BBK Open Science Fest 2021 is an open and participatory science event unique in the state. In 2019 it achieved a very high social and media impact. Access to the festival is free, as well as participation. The 2021 edition, which will be held online and in person, is focused on social innovation and seeks to unite science and society, placing value on human, social, community and environmental capital, as well as putting the spotlight on the participating people and institutions.

We are open to contributions, collaborations and sponsorships. Please contact us to learn more about possible models of collaboration, sponsorship and brand presence by email: info@bbkopenscience.com or by phone: 633576323.

This festival is non-profit, all donations will go entirely to cover the needs and expenses associated with the festival: materials, equipment, expenses associated with participation and volunteering, etc.

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