Organizing Committee

A hack week's organizing committee includes anyone responsible for some level of decision making, planning and implementation of the hack week. Examples include tutorial developers, teachers, logistics coordinators and overall event leaders. There are many different ways to separate out the various roles and responsibilities of each committee member. Here we outline various organizational structures we have explored, and describe the sequence of steps needed to develop and maintain a healthy organizing committee.

Key Principles

Our overall recommendations for formulating an effective and functioning organizing committee are to: