Committees to plan the FORCE2017 meeting being held October 25 - 27, 2017 in Berlin, Germany. The organization will be overseen by a Steering Committee and will include three working sub-committees as outlined below (Program, Outreach and Logistics).
Responsible for General Session/Keynote/Breakout Sessions/Workshops/$1k challenge/Hackathon Demo/Posters/Awards)
Responsible for Publicity/Communication/Travel Fellowship/Code of Conduct
Responsible for Facility/Hotel Contract, Website, Registration and Abstract System, Local arrangements, On-site Volunteer/Staffing Coordination
Steering Committee (By invitation only)
Responsible for final decisions about the conference, managing the budget and raising sponsorship funds.