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Connecting the Dots – Session Facilitators

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Time Details

The 2021 Connecting the Dots conference is held October 22 & 23. Volunteers must commit to a minimum of one shift (3+ hours).



Volunteers will participate virtually via Zoom.

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Position Description


To provide day-of-event virtual support to participants during the Connecting the Dots conference (October 22 & 23).

Responsibilities & Tasks

  • Welcome and introduce session speakers, presenters and panelist at Connecting the Dots Conference.
  • Support speakers conducting Q&A session.
  • Session time keeper 
  • Promote constructive feedback, back individual ideas for purposes of getting better clarity and/or to validate the speaker’s intention.
  • Being able to summarize and communicate key themes and trends that the group has proposed, support the presenter to effectively create closure.
Benefit of position
  • Making a difference as part of a dedicated and passionate staff/volunteer team working to further CNIB’s mission.
  • Appreciation from clients/participants.
  • Developing and using existing experience and skills in interpersonal skills and time management.
  • Respectful, astute, and accommodating to session participants.
  • Confirmation of hours upon request.
Qualities, Skills and Training
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Energetic personality.
  • Remains patient and impartial during the conference session.
  • Training specific to the event and platform.
  • Minimum 14 years old.
Position Commitment
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Application and contact information

If you are interested in this position, you can apply to join our team today by using our online application form