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18 Feb

Go Code Colorado: Local Impact, National Buzz


Go Code Colorado is honored to be recognized by Harvard’s Kennedy School for Democratic Government and Innovation as a Bright Idea in this year’s Innovations in American Government Awards competition. Government and innovation aren’t always the most obviously synonymous terms, but projects like Go Code Colorado are changing that. Go Code Colorado was awarded for its […]

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29 Jan

Grand Junction: an entrepreneurs paradise


We are thrilled to announce that Grand Junction will be our 5th location this year for Go Code Colorado Challenge Weekend. While most of us know about the successful entrepreneurship activities of the I-25 corridor, a few of us might be surprised to learn about the innovation of the Western Slope. The Business Incubator Center, […]

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23 Jan

3 Open Data Trends To Watch in 2015


With most of 2015 still ahead of us, we wanted to explore some trends, topics, and projects that are shaping the future of open data. Ever notice that almost all civic data activities are at the civic level? Go Code Colorado is pioneering larger-scale initiatives as the first state-wide challenge of it’s kind. Our community […]

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15 Jan

When you win the Go Code Colorado challenge


Go Code Colorado was built to be better. Better than a hack-a-thon. Better than a startup event. In addition to sparking innovation around open data, we want to deliver real value to Colorado businesses and create a vehicle for entrepreneurs and developers to take part in economic development for Colorado. That’s why we try to […]

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9 Dec

CERN Launches Open Data Portal


You don’t have to be a nuclear physicist to get excited about the latest announcement from CERN, the world’s largest particle physics laboratory and birthplace of the World Wide Web. CERN launches Open Data Portal to make public the data of LHC experiments http://t.co/e1bdehB45u #cernopendata pic.twitter.com/Fo0aIcq56F — CERN (@CERN) November 20, 2014 They’ve officially opened their […]

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4 Dec

Our partnership with businesses


The cornerstone of Go Code Colorado is relevance to business. It’s our charge to return value to the business community in two key ways: Encourage an open data environment in government so businesses can make meaningful use of the public data government manages. Encourage business creation around innovative and sustainable apps that help businesses make […]

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10 Nov

CSU Downtown Denver Parking Information


Location and Map Colorado State University Denver Center is located at 475 17th Street (corner of 17th and Glenarm) in downtown Denver. Find us on Google Maps Parking Options Near the CSU Denver Center There are many parking options in downtown Denver including surface lots, parking garages, meters and valet parking. There are several surface […]

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7 Nov

Go Code Colorado Recognized by Tech Community


On November 5, on behalf of Go Code Colorado’s community of data providers, business leaders, developers, entrepreneurs, and partnering companies, Secretary of State Scott Gessler accepted the Colorado Technology Association’s APEX Award for Technology Project of the Year. “We’re honored Go Code Colorado is being recognized for the innovation it is delivering to Colorado,” Secretary […]

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4 Nov

Help shape the Go Code Colorado challenge


Public data is useless unless it’s used. Go Code Colorado’s Business Challenge Workshop asks business leaders in Colorado to identify the challenges they face in their businesses so that the competing teams in the Go Code Colorado events can focus their efforts on solutions that matter to business decision-makers. This happens in a half-day, facilitated […]

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28 Oct

Savvy Government


Government is not known for being cutting-edge, lean, exciting, fast-paced or technologically savvy. And yet, there is a movement within local governments to be just that—technologically savvy for the betterment of citizens and budgets. Technology has a grassroots movement within Government, thanks to Code for America and a few other initiatives like Go Code Colorado, […]

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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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