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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.


Join Go Code Colorado communication channels:

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

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

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:

Learn about the Business Application Track judging criteria.

Learn about the Business Analytic Track judging criteria.


Attend the events:

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

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

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 (, 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.


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:

Semi-Final requirements:

Finals requirements:


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