GO CODE COLORADO BLOG

Jun 8 2018

ANNOUNCING THE 2018 GO CODE COLORADO WINNERS


Three teams walk away with ,000 each, priceless mentorship and experience DENVER, June 8, 2018 — Go Code Colorado, an award-winning competition that challenges teams to turn public data into useful business insights and tools, announced the three winning teams that impressed judges during the final competition event Thursday. Abodio, Business Incentives and Carbos emerged […]

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May 29 2018

The Judges Who Will Select the 2018 Go Code Colorado Winners!


Go Code Colorado finalist teams are about to face the ultimate test—pitching to a panel of distinguished judges at the Final Competition Event. With $45,000 on the line, you can bet the finalists have worked hard. They were selected as the best ideas from nearly 40 teams competing at their respective Challenge Weekend locations in […]

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May 11 2018

Wow, What a Mentor Weekend!


“Inspiring,” “visionary,” “challenging,” “high-velocity,” and, simply, “dope” are some of the adjectives Go Code Colorado finalists used to describe their Mentor Weekend experience. When the ten finalist teams were chosen at Challenge Weekend, each was given the opportunity to participate in the incredible (and incredibly-intense) Mentor Weekend in Boulder, April 27 – 29. In addition […]

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Apr 26 2018

A Big Thanks to Our Sponsors!


Go Code Colorado simply wouldn’t be possible without our generous sponsors. They provide essential in-kind support to set the competitors up for success. They also send a strong message to the government agencies that provide open and accessible data for the competition that Go Code Colorado and all the hard work the participants do is […]

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Apr 17 2018

Media Advisory: Go Code Colorado Selects Finalists for 2018 Competition


Big Variety in Challenge Weekend Finalists Finalists from Challenge Weekend events in Colorado Springs, Denver, Durango, Fort Collins and Grand Junction receive ,500 each and advance to the final competition event, with three ,000 awards at stake. DENVER, April 16, 2018 — Go Code Colorado, an award-winning program that challenges multidisciplinary teams to turn public […]

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Apr 11 2018

Announcing….Challenge Weekend Judges


Go Code Colorado digs deep into the business, entrepreneur, start up and tech communities to find highly-qualified and experienced competition judges for Challenge Weekend. When it comes to building useful insights and tools, these folks have been there and done that, with great success. The judges volunteer their precious time because they believe in the […]

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Apr 5 2018

Dig into Data and Revel in Resources


In our March 22 blog, which was designed to get you ready for Challenge Weekend, we advised you to dig into the data and get strategic with the tech resources we’ve provided. Of course, we dig data, we dig digging into data, and we love tech everything, so we thought we’d elaborate a bit more […]

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Mar 22 2018

Get Ready for Challenge Weekend!


Go Code Colorado is about turning public data into business insights. This year’s challenge statement is extremely broad, to provide for the maximum amount of creativity from participants: Build a product that uses public data to deliver insights for a business decision-maker. We provide lots of public data, the venue, plenty of food and refreshments, […]

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Mar 7 2018

Go Code Colorado Road Show Gets Traction!


Last month, Go Code Colorado went on the road—from Fort Collins and Colorado Springs to Grand Junction, Durango and Pueblo—to spread the word about the 2018 challenge. We’re also scheduling more Road Show events, so bring yourself, your friends, colleagues, neighbors—the whole darn village, because that’s what this competition is all about. Our Fort Collins […]

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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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Upcoming Events

Fri-Sun13-15

Challenge Weekend

April 13-15, 2018
Fri-Sun27-29

Mentor Weekend

April 27-29, 2018
Wed18

Webinar: MENTOR WEEKEND

May 18, 2018 @ 12:00-1:00 pm
Wed23

Webinar: FINAL COMPETITION EVENT

May 23, 2018 @ 5:30-6:30 pm
Thu24

Webinar: FINAL COMPETITION EVENT

May 24, 2018 @ 5:30-6:30 pm
Thu7

Final Event

June 7. 2018 @ 6:00 PM

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