About IDA

Get involved: Become a volunteer in IDA

There are many ways to get involved in IDA. Learn more about volunteering in one of IDA's political bodies or networks, or become a union representative and help your colleagues build a better work life.

IDA's volunteers make a huge difference for all IDA's members.

IDA is largely a member-driven association with more than 3,000 active volunteers engaged in everything from network boards, academic clubs to student mentors. At IDA, there are many functions where you can be of value:

Make a difference in your workplace: you can part of negotiating good working conditions for your colleagues as an trade union representative. You can also arrange networks or events at your workplace. Please look at our guide for employee representatives (In Danish).

Become a mentor: As a mentor, you build up young people's interest in the STEM subjects through 1-1 coaching.

You can read more about becoming a mentor here

Arrange your own event: Do you have an idea for an exciting professional event? IDA's networks offers you practical assistance and support for carrying out the event. Get in touch with a network now and hear about the possibilities of getting involved. You can view contact details on the individual network pages.

Get influence in IDA: Would you like to be involved in IDA's political organisation? You can read about IDA's political bodies and find contact details to learn more here: IDA's political organisation

Take courses as volunteer: As volunteer, with the IDA Academy, you can develop through various courses and events that either contribute with basic knowledge, challenge you or give you the chance to meet other volunteers.

If you are missing the right task, role or function for you, you did not find what you were looking for, or if you just have an excellent idea, please write to aktiv@ida.dk. We would love to hear from you.