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15 Feb

Go Code Stories: Meet Doug


Meet Doug. Serial entrepreneur. Software developer. Fearless visionary. He’s been competing in Go Code Colorado since 2015 and believes in its power to bring software developers and entrepreneurs together for true collaboration and ideation. “Not everything starts out amazing. You have to iterate. Go Code Colorado provides the space and energy and facilitation to keep […]

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7 Feb

Go Code Colorado Kickoff: Year Four


Go Code Colorado’s kickoff event was hot this year. Festive. Vibrant. And SRO: Standing Room Only. Here’s a recap in case you had a darn-good excuse for staying home. Secretary of State Wayne WIlliams addressed a burgeoning pool of potential competitors. And remember, there’s no mandate on wrangling public data into a usable format. When […]

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25 Jan

Expand your network state-wide at Kickoff 2017


REGISTER FOR KICK OFF Colorado. It’s in our name. It’s in our mission. Go Code Colorado is the first (and we think only) program of its kind not because we just felt like it. Our focus is state-wide because it’s funded by businesses from across the state, so we return value to businesses across the state. And this […]

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18 Jan

Introducing the 2017 Go Code Identity…


Every year, we watch our community grow and evolve. And every year, our community pushes through multiple iterations. Of ideas. Of apps. Of presentations. But we always keep pushing. Because we know that sometimes a mere nuance can make a big difference in moving an idea forward and making it better. So it goes with […]

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4 Jan

Go Code Colorado 2017 Kick-Off: What’s This Year’s Challenge


It’s time to kick of the 2017 challenge. And you’re invited. Register now.   When: Wednesday, February 1, 2017 Where: Galvanize, Golden Triangle. Beverages: Great Divide brew and family friendly options as well. Stuff to Eat: Trendy food with sustenance. Figs, mushrooms, maybe meatballs. It’s a time for curious conversations. Entrepreneurial collaboration amidst chaos. Star […]

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23 Nov

History of Open Data


Hey Go Coders– For this blog, we’re returning to Go Code’s grass-roots. How did the open data movement start? Who has supported Go Code along the way? And who really built the bridge between government and business? Behold the power of public data, which has been around longer than you may realize. Sometime in the […]

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28 Oct

A Sit-down With Data Guru Margaret Spyker


It’s no secret the center of Go Code Colorado is data. But what you might not know is who’s behind making the data available and accessible to meet the needs of our challenge participants as they develop their apps. That’s where the team at Xentity Corporation comes in. Xentity is the contractor engaged by the […]

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19 Oct

Winning Team Updates Q&A


We recently connected with a couple of last year’s Go Code Colorado winners to find out what they’ve been up to the last few months. Not surprisingly, they’ve already accomplished a lot. Foodcaster: Better Locations for Food Trucks By combining pedestrian foot traffic and cellular service state data sets with food truck parking regulations, Google […]

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6 Oct

Announcing the 2017 Competition Schedule


Mark your calendars. The dates for the 2017 Go Code Colorado are set. As always, the competition launches with our kickoff event. It’s the first reveal for the challenge statement and we’ll have content from our partners and mentors that will set you up for success in the competition. And as with all of our […]

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4 Aug

Colorado Tech Tour: Day Four


Day four of the 2016 Tech Tour brought us to northern Colorado. Fort Collins has a rich history with Go Code Colorado, placing winning teams in each of the program’s first three years. So much so, that we put together a video about ‘what’s in the water’ in Fort Collins that has created such strong […]

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Key Events

Wed01

Kickoff 2017

February 01, 2017 @ 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Fri07

Challenge Weekend

April 07, 2017 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Fri - Sun21 - 23

Mentor Weekend

April 21 @ 6:00 PM - April 23 @ 8:00 PM
Wed24

Final Event

MAY 24 @ 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

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