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This page provides information about Go Code Colorado 2020 which was canceled due to concerns about the spread of COVID-19. Check back early 2021 for information about the next Go Code Colorado.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW!

Join Go Code Colorado communication channels:

Slack – It is mandatory for the team lead to be registered in our Go Code Colorado Slack workspace.

gocode.colorado.gov/compete/join-us-on-slack/

Newsletter – Sign up for our newsletter and keep up to date with the competition, resources, and tips for the challenge.

gocode.colorado.gov/contact/email-update-sign-up/

Read the competition rules and judging criteria:

Learn about the rules to compete including Requirements, Participant Disclosure, Submission Requirements, Semi-Finals, Finals, and Rules of the Competition Process:

gocode.colorado.gov/rules/participant-rules/

Learn about the Business Application Track judging criteria.

gocode.colorado.gov/rules/judging-criteria/#Business-Application-Track-Scoring-Criteria

Learn about the Business Analytic Track judging criteria.

gocode.colorado.gov/rules/judging-criteria/#Business-Analytics-Track-Scoring-Criteria

 

Attend the events:

At least one team member must be registered for and attend a Challenge Day.

gocode.colorado.gov/events/challenge-day/

Finalist teams must attend and present at the Final Competition to be eligible to win.

gocode.colorado.gov/events/final-event-2020/

Form a team:

Must have at least two (2) people in a team to compete.
A team must be part of the Go Code Colorado GitHub repo (github.com/GoCodeColorado), created through the#team-registration channel in Slack.

Create a submission:

Challenge Statement: Use public data to help businesses (for-profit or not-for-profit) improve their companies and communities.

gocode.colorado.gov/compete/requirements/

 

Business Analytics Track: In the Analytics Track, teams compete in analyzing Colorado’s public data to provide useful insights and recommendations that benefit business decision-makers in Colorado.

Business Application Track: In the Application Track, teams compete to create market-relevant applications or tools using public data – that provide solutions for business decision-makers in Colorado.

 

Submission requirements:

gocode.colorado.gov/rules/participant-rules/#ParticipantRules-SUBMISSION-REQUIREMENTS

Semi-Final requirements:

gocode.colorado.gov/rules/participant-rules/#ParticipantRules-SEMI-FINALS

Finals requirements:

gocode.colorado.gov/rules/participant-rules/#ParticipantRules-FINALS

 

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