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Beakerhead is always looking for individuals of all ages and backgrounds to volunteer and make Beakerhead amazing!

Call for Volunteers!

Beakerhead seeks volunteers to fill over a hundred opportunities leading up to and during Beakerhead.

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Curiosity Rovers

The Curiosity Rovers are the on-the-ground people bringing the science and engineering to life for the public. Info sheets for each major engineered artwork can be found here to spark conversations with all curious visitors.


Photo: Gilles Thibault


Photo:Jackie Ho


Photo:Trevor Lalonde


Photo:Johanna Hung

Pick your preference!

Event Crew
Share your time and skills to bring Beakerhead to life. All you have to do is attend an orientation session and then sign your life away! Er, sign up for your shifts, that is.

Beakernight Crew
This crew is responsible for supporting the annual crush of humanity on Saturday night called Beakernight, a massive outdoor spectacle of art and engineering!

Catharsis Catapult Competition Crew
This team brings the annual Catharsis Catapult Competition to life. Heads up!

Curiosity Rovers
These on-the-ground people bring the science and engineering to life for the public. Wanted: High energy gregarious people.

Recruitment Crew
This team requires charisma! You create and implement the action plans to recruit the hundreds of hands needed during the five days of Beakerhead.

Social Media Crew
This is the official team that shares the delight and quirkiness of Beakerhead through social media.

Street Team
This crew hits the Calgary streets immediately before and during Beakerhead, armed with program guides and visitor information … and high-fives!

Tours Crew
All aboard! This is the crew that creates the various walking, running and bus tours linking Beakerhead installations.

Photo Crew
Like the photos you see at Beakerhead? That’s thanks to the amazingly talented 23-person photo and video crew.