Full registration to DIS 2017 (including welcome reception and conference dinner, excluding workshops) is provided for student volunteers. In addition to assisting with different aspects of the running of the conference, this is a great opportunity to meet and network with international academics, researchers, and industry practitioners.

Register your interest via email to volunteers [AT] by 20th March 2017.

Please include the following information in your application:

  • Name, contact information, affiliation;
  • Educational background;
  • Conferences you have attended before;
  • Any previous experience(s) as a student volunteer;
  • Whether you have submitted or are planning to submit a paper to DIS 2017.
  • A one page overview of your research area, interests and their relevance to the DIS conference.


Student Volunteers Chairs

Emilia Sobolewska
Edinburgh Napier University

Augoustinos Tsiros
Edinburgh Napier University

You can contact the chairs by emailing volunteers [AT]