Academy of Ideas
SW1P 3AZ, London (Greater)
07 Sep 2022
07 Oct 2022
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Volunteer at The Battle of Ideas Festival


The Battle of Ideas Festival is an annual FREE SPEECH public event where we debate contemporary issues in a full and frank manner. With 3K+ attendees, 400+ speakers and 100+ debates over two days, we need a team of enthusiastic and committed volunteers to support us for this year’s festival in London on the 15th and 16th of October.




Why should you volunteer?


-Get free tickets and behind-the-scenes access to the Battle of Ideas Festival


-Meet and debate with like-minded people


-Gain experience of working in a fast-paced environment with a customer focus


-Develop teamwork and organisation skills for your CV


-Additional opportunities in advance for marketing experience, press work and research




What can our volunteers do?


-Registration Desk- Work at the registration desk, supporting high-profile speakers, guests, other volunteers and attendees as they arrive throughout the weekend.


-Stewarding- Key to the smooth running of the debates, stewards work with the chairperson of their room to make sure debates are ready to go on time, provide microphone support during so that everybody’s contribution can be heard, and make sure debates do not overrun.




If you would like to sign up, fill in our form at, https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/NC8XZZ9


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