Position: Equipment Acquisition

Reporting to: Kathy Bond, Operations Division Head

Apply via: Volunteer Information Form

Tasks and Responsibilities:

You will be responsible for coordinating a master list of equipment needed at the convention and then sourcing the equipment in the most economical way possible---either through purchasing or borrowing. You will also be responsible for arranging any shipping needed for the equipment and storage as necessary. 

Time commitment: 

Before the con, this position will likely require a commitment of 4-8 hours per week. During the con, you will be heavily involved in Move-in and Move-Out in order to keep track of the equipment. After the con, this position will last until borrowed equipment is returned. 

Experience, attributes, skills, and/or abilities:

You should be detail-oriented, good with spreadsheets, enjoy organization, able to communicate and reach out to people.

Physical requirements: 

There may be some physical requirements during MIMO, but this position is primarily sedentary, and we could work around someone who can't lift things off a truck

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Help Wanted: Fanzine Lounge Co-host

Position: Fanzine Lounge Co-host

Reporting to : Fanzine Lounge Area Head, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Apply via: Volunteer Information Form

Tasks and Responsibilities:

Make visitors to the lounge feel welcome. Assure that fanzines that are on display are not removed from the lounge. Engage in great conversations with other fans and generally have a good time.

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Progress Report 0

Progress Report 0

Progress Report 0 is out. Enjoy!

Progress Report 0.1 (PDF).pdf

Note we've updated it to the latest price table, so technically it is now Progress Report 0.1

 

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We Did It!

We Did It!

Worldcon will be returning to the San Jose McEnery Convention Center, Thursday, 16 August through Monday, 20 August, 2018.

We'll be posting news as we make your Worldcon of the future!

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