FIRST Board of Directors establishes standing (permanent) and ad-hoc (temporary) committees in order to better achieve FIRST goals. Board of Directors shall appoint the membership and Chair of such committees and shall determine their operating procedures.

Permanent committees

Membership Committee

Mission Statement

The membership committee main objectives/scope include:



Discussion Mailing List


Conference Program Committee


To develop the Program for the Annual Conference including selection and management of speakers and topics. The goal of the PC is to develop a program that includes well known and respected speakers in the field and state-of-the-art presentations.

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