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Major Tasks


Develop the Events and Courses Strategic Plan 2015-16:

  • Gather input from a variety of sources
  • Write rough draft and present to Steering Committee
  • Create Final Draft to be incorporated into the overall Strategic Plan

Coordinate Short Events (< 3 hrs.):

  • Recruit presenters for short events
  • Coordinate 2 events in Fall 2014 and 3 events in Spring 2015
  • Develop contacts for future presenters
  • Create documentation for future coordinators to use

Desired Traits


Organizational Skills:

  • Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects
  • Ability to predict logistical needs in hosting events and respond to unexpected needs as they come up
  • Ability to document coordination process for future coordinators

Communication Skills:

  • Ability to communicate professionally with students and faculty of UC Denver as well as professionals in the FOSS4G field
  • Ability and desire to create and foster relationships with other individuals and organizations interested in supporting the the lab
  • Ability to regularly report on project goals to Steering Committee and participate in discussion regarding the future directions of the lab

Personality Traits:

  • Desire and ability to work in a fluid environment with evolving structure and tasks
  • Desire to gain experience in coordination and communication skills