The Vancouver School Board Sustainability Conference is an environmental conference that started in 2013. Last year, the conference attracted over 200 participants across all 18 VSB schools and out-of-districts. We are proud to announce that the VSBSC's sixth anniversary will be held on February 19th, 2018 in Vancouver.
The conference will feature: ⧫ Keynote speakers⧫ A variety of workshop selections⧫ Lunch and snacks⧫ NGO networking fair and networking session ⧫ School planning session with student artists
WHAT IS A YHD?
Every VSB and out-of-district school will have one Youth Head Delegate to act as an ambassador for the conference. As a YHD, you are expected to maintain a strong commitment to your assigned tasks in order to successfully promote the conference in your school.
Youth Head Delegate responsibilities include: ⧫ Attending 1 MANDATORY information meeting prior to the Conference ⧫ Promoting the VSBSC at your school through social media posts, school announcements etc. ⧫ Displaying a vision board at your school ⧫ Contributing new ideas on how you will promote this year’s conference ⧫ Communicating your progress to the Public Outreach Coordinators
WHAT ARE THE REQUIREMENTS?
YHD's need to:⧫ Attend a secondary school⧫ Be committed and enthusiastic about sustainability⧫ Obtain leadership skills (ie. communication, organization and time-management skills) ⧫ Brainstorm effective ways to promote the conference at your school
Applications close: November 4, 2017
Learn more about the conference on our webpage at https://vsb-sustainabilityconference.com/ or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information.