NREL Industry Growth Forum

Volunteers Needed!

2017 Conference Photo To volunteer, you must be currently enrolled as a student at a university. We will contact you two months before the Forum if you are selected.

Be a part of this extraordinary event! For twenty years the National Renewable Energy Laboratory’s Industry Growth Forum has been the premier clean energy investment event focused exclusively on early stage companies developing clean energy technologies. The Forum attracts over 400 venture capitalists, corporate investors, energy executives, high caliber of entrepreneurial companies, and government officials. Volunteers needed for a variety of logistical aspects. Flexible schedules are available and volunteers will receive a pass to all Forum events!

Where: Westin Downtown Denver
When: May 2-4, 2018
Volunteer Interest Categories:
  • Registration/Exhibits/Mobile App Support/Hospitality -Registration is a key area where we need assistance, particularly on Thursday morning and Friday morning when most of our guests arrive. Getting people checked in is critically important.
  • One-On-One Session Monitors - This opportunity involves a variety of tasks related to helping make sure that the networking sessions run smoothly on Thursday morning.
  • Presentation Management - This task involves assisting presenting companies load changes to the presentation computers the afternoon/evening before their sessions. It also involves loading and running the presentation in-session and being responsible for the timekeeping of the presentations in session. You may also be responsible for distributing and collecting handouts, score sheets, and generally being available to help the session moderators as needed.

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