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New Positions: Call for Volunteers

posted May 27, 2013, 5:14 AM by Christian Timmerer   [ updated Sep 18, 2013, 6:19 AM ]
Update: this blog post is further updated here.

The IEEE CS Special Technical Community on Social Networking (STCSN) ( invites enthusiastic volunteers for the following new positions: 

Treasurer (update: taken) 
  • Interact with board on financial regulations, particularly for sponsorship and for setting up agreements with external organizations. 
Conferences Chair (update: taken) 
  • Identify existing conferences of relevance. Contact the organizers of these conferences to publicize the STCSN at their event in form of poster display and brochures, in return for publicizing their conferences to the STCSN members. Contact general chairs of several relevant conferences to discuss collaboration with STCSN (e.g., technical co-sponsorship). In the absence of relevant existing conferences, work with STCSN chair and relevant board(s) in Computer Society to establish a conference. 
Membership officers (2 positions) 
  • Help invite new members and produce reports on memberships. Help members find openings in our volunteer positions. Engage members to add to our content. 
Social Media Evangelists (2 positions) 
  • Help solicit, review, select, and post items on the Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Google+ accounts, which the STCSN uses. 
Bulletin Editor  (update: taken)
  • Draft short, simple, consistent layout for bulletin. Identify media to publish online bulletin and establish circulation to members in cooperation with Webmaster. Solicit short contributions to the bulletin and coordinate information officers. Aim at short bulletins with frequent issues (e.g., monthly). 
  • Support all officers in publishing their latest news and successes online. Announce each issue of bulletin to members 

If you are interested in any of these positions, please send an e-mail with brief information about you to Christian Timmerer (STCSN chair)