Project Lead#

Project Leaders have an interest in guiding small teams in their progress toward hackweek project goals. Usually the project lead is the person who pitches a project idea.


  • Supporting all team members in getting something valuable out of their time during hackweek project work.

  • Fostering collaboration within a small team.

  • Laying the foundation for long-term project development after the hackweek is complete.

Specific Activities#

  • Pitch an idea for a project.

  • Gather a team and help each person get clear on their individual goals during the project work.

  • Facilitate relationship-building and development of collaborative structures among the team.

  • Help everyone design project work that is within the scope of the hackweek.

  • Lead daily standup team check-ins.

People With Experience in this Role
Michelle Hu
Shashank Bhushan