GO CODE COLORADO BLOG

Feb 14 2018

For the Love of Data


It’s Valentine’s Day. We consulted a few love experts and thought we’d take a moment to share what we’ve discovered about good habits for a healthy relationship…with public data. 1. Expressions of Gratitude At Go Code Colorado we are grateful to public data for the very core of our existence. Through the availability of authoritative […]

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Feb 8 2018

Go Code Colorado 2018 is Off and Running!


Here’s What You Need to Know! Last night we officially kicked off Go Code Colorado 2018 with a fun event hosted by Great Divide Brewing Company. So, if you missed it, here are the important take-aways from the event. Apologies, that we haven’t figured out how to turn this blog into a virtual-beer-drinking-and-delicious-snack-eating reality experience, […]

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Feb 1 2018

Get Ready for Go Code Colorado V Kick-off!


Yes, because it’s also nearly Super Bowl LII time, we thought we’d use a Roman numeral too (5 for us, 52 for the other, by the way). No worries though, the Go Code Colorado Kick-off doesn’t compete with the Super Bowl kickoff. They’re spelled differently, they take place on different days and we provide the […]

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Jan 11 2018

NEW YEAR. NEW BLOG. NEW GO CODE COLORADO CHALLENGE!


How about this for a New Year’s resolution: compete in Go Code Colorado 2018, work that big brain of yours and add exercising your creativity to your fitness routine? Unlike a new gym membership, there’s no cost to compete. In case your holiday season included near-amnesia-inducing overindulgences in eggnog or latkes, here’s a Go Code […]

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Jun 23 2017

The Partnerships That Make it All Happen: Part 3


Jun 23 2017 These coworking facilities, incubators and accelerators make Go Code Colorado possible. Some of these partners gave us a place to drink beer, create our code and develop a pitch. Others provided access to experts and stellar insta-education. They all helped us gather courage as we prepared to compete. Mentor Weekend Partners CA […]

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May 30 2017

Food, Water and Sound: Go Code Colorado’s Big Winners


Go Code Colorado’s fourth year had a record 43 teams and 240 participants, and the final competition was a pretty darn polished affair. High ceilings. Black curtains. More sportcoats, less skinny jeans. High school students with freshly flat-ironed hair. Twenty-somethings in ties. Professionals put to the test. Mini beef wellingtons sat on silver platters, fresh […]

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May 25 2017

2017 Go Code Colorado Winners


  Three teams win BIG — Go Code Colorado 2017   Three teams walk away with a ,000 contract from the state and a sponsor incentive package   DENVER, May 25, 2017 — Go Code Colorado, an award-winning program that turns public data into business insights, last night announced the three winning teams that impressed […]

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May 22 2017

The Partnerships that Make it All Happen: Part 2


These Go Code Colorado partnerships gave several hands, a lot of heart, plenty of guidance, and stellar platforms and services to make our fourth year truly fabulous. Some are long-time partners and others just boarded the bus, but either way, we’re grateful for all the giving. Our In-Kind Partnerships Davis, Graham and Stubbs: Thanks to […]

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May 12 2017

The Partnerships That Make It All Happen: Part 1


Go Code Colorado wouldn’t be coding or building community without our fabulous sponsors adding value and helping us make the competition great. Each of these sponsors provided financial support, allowing our 4th annual program to remain completely free to participate in.   AT&T: Back for a second year as the Summit Sponsor, AT&T not only […]

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Apr 17 2017

Challenge Weekend Wows Like Never Before


Nearly 240 people participated in Challenge Weekend 2017, building apps and business concepts across the Centennial state in five cities: Colorado Springs, Denver, Durango, Fort Collins and Grand Junction. Two advancing teams (finalists below) from each region demonstrated the goods (i.e. brilliant use of public data, feasibility and attractiveness to the marketplace), creating genuine value for business […]

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April 27-29, 2018
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