Project Lead

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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.