This committee shall report to the Vice President of Conferences Activities Board. This committee fosters and coordinates all competitions at IEEE RAS (co)sponsored events. It evaluates requests for competitions and makes recommendations as to RAS endorsement, technical sponsorship, or financial support. It also provides assistance to local chapters wishing to organize local or regional competitions. The committee consists of a chair or co-chairs, and its membership typically includes representatives of events holding competitions, AdCom, the chair of the Education Committee, and a representative from the Student Activities Committee.