Evan Pettrey just emailed out the LOPSA-East 14: Call for Volunteers. The next conference is May 2-3, 2014. Mark your calendar and join the volunteer team. It is a great way to get involved in the community and meet new people!
Evan's complete letter after the bump.
LOPSA-East (formerly known as the Professional IT Community Conference) is headed into its 5th year and this is going to be the best year yet. We have some big things planned for 2014 and need your help to make them a reality!
We're seeking motivated IT professionals willing to give some time back to the community to help with the below positions.
- *nix Content Lead - This person will be responsible for helping bring in exciting *nix content and speakers for the conference
- Windows Content Lead - This person will be responsible for helping bring in exciting Windows content and speakers for the conference
- BoF Manager - Responsible for driving the submission of BoFs
- Sponsorship Wranglers - Small team of people working with the conference chairs devoted to helping find sponsors for the conference to help make LOPSA-East 2014 the best conference yet
- Web Developer - Somebody willing to work with the conference chair team to put some TLC into the website (WordPress) to make it more attractive and filled with quality content
- Social Media Manager - Responsible for spreading the word about LOPSA-East to all corners of the vast interwebs
- Design Partner - Responsible for branding LOPSA-East in digital and print publications
- Conference Materials Designer - Responsible for putting together written materials for the conference such as the conference booklet
- A/V Monitors - Responsible for helping to coordinate A/V needs in each of our training rooms during the conference
LOPSA-East is a community driven conference that is made possible through the assistance of people like you, without your help we could not continue to put this conference on year after year.
Thanks to all of you who volunteer your time and effort to make this happen. To everybody else, we hope to see all of you at LOPSA-East 2014!
Best, firstname.lastname@example.org Evan (and the rest of the team over at LOPSA-East!)