Annual Conference Local Host Position Description
This is an overview of the local host responsibilities for SCUP’s Annual International Conference. The local host chair and committee support the conference committee in identifying an optional campus tours and events program that highlights local sights and complements the educational program.
Please note that SCUP appreciates our volunteers greatly, but cannot offer complimentary conference registrations for your participation. All board and committee volunteers pay for their conference registration.
The primary contact on the SCUP staff for development of the optional tour activities is the director of administrative services.
The Local Host Chair:
Participates as a full member of the Conference Planning Committee. The local host chair’s role is to work with the director of administrative services to plan campus tours and recommend local attractions that may be of interest to attendees.
Participates in two to three planning meetings representing the local host committee. Expenses to attend (except meetings held on site at the annual conference) are paid by SCUP.
SCUP Membership Required? Yes
The annual conference local host chair must be a member-in-good-standing (dues paid), have excellent project management and organizational skills, and be able to work in an online environment.
Terms of Service: One Year
Time Commitment: 1-5 Hours Month
Training: Limited Training by Staff
Travel Requirements: 2 Meetings Annually
Related Webpage: SCUP's Annual Conference Committee
Interested In This Role? Contact Karen Verhey