Should Kids learn to Code
THE BIGGEST SUBJECT WE SHOULD BE TEACHING KIDS, BUT AREN’T
By 2020, there will be 1.4 million computer specialist job openings, according to the Department of Labor. There is much debate over whether or not everyone should learn code, but in a time when communicating with a computer seems almost more important than communicating in a second language, it makes sense that computer …Read More »
Breckenridge Startup Weekend
Startup Weekend Breckenridge August 15, 16 & 17 at Colorado Mountain College
Beautiful Breckenridge is located in the Rocky Mountains just one hour from Denver and three hours from Grand Junction. Our Startup Weekend is August 15, 16 & 17 at the Colorado Mountain College.
Ever wondered what it takes to be an entrepreneur?
The professional and personal challenges, the high and lows, the failures and the successes?
Startup Weekend is a …Read More »
Published on Aug 6, 2014
Since 2012, the most creative and well-connected innovators from Colorado and beyond have come together for a week of learning, discussion, networking, and more. In 2013, 5,500+ startup community members and over 650 companies engaged in over 125 community-driven events all with the goal of celebrating everything entrepreneurial in the Mile High City.
Seth Godin told the 2013 crowd that Denver Startup Week is incredibly unique. “This …Read More »
Built in Brews Brew Challenge
Friday night Built in Colorado hosted the finals of their Startup Homebrew Challenge. At Ping Identity in Denver Colorado, the teams presented their awesome home brews and most of them were top notch in my mind. My two favorites from the evening were Go Spot Checks beer and Commerce Kitchens home brew.
Photos from the evening provided by 23rd Studios. Sponsors included host Ping Idenity, Remy Corporation …Read More »
Built in Brews | INSPIRATO
The Inspirato Story
Over a decade ago, Brent and Brad Handler took a much-anticipated vacation with their families in Hawaii. While Maui’s beaches and sunsets were as breathtaking as they’d hoped, the minute they returned home they realized their trip had been a disappointment. Why? They had spent the entire week wishing they had more space to spread out in and relax, more bedrooms so …Read More »
Built in Colorado
Hosts an quarterly luncheon either in Boulder or Denver to help create conversation and bring together the Leaders of the Digital tech world in both areas. Sponsored this time around by TruEffect and host in Denver at Coohills there was a great panel moderated by David Cohen of Techstars.
All photos can be seen by clicking here 23rd Studios FlickrRead More »
Battle of Games Hackfest | Quick Left
We’ve done a beerfest hackfest, biking hackfest, lock-picking hackfest, but now it is time….time to bust out your best hacked-together code with your maze-solving, token gathering, and weapon making skills. Why? Because we’re kicking off Boulder Startup Week with our Battle of the Games hackfest! You can make your own adventure text game, table-top game, a MMOG, a badass MUD game (but be prepared …Read More »
Unreasonable Drinks | TDA_Boulder
On the first Thursday evening of every month we partner up with a Boulder-based organization we really love to host Unreasonable Drinks. Although amazing times are guaranteed, there is no agenda other than drinking, great friends, and tasty niblets. Our goal with these gatherings is to bring together the Unreasonable community and the broader startup community in Boulder. Our aspiration with Unreasonable Drinks is to create the …Read More »
Learning about just, non-oppressive transitions & working with labor unions
Inspiration & action
A couple weekends ago I (Katie) was invited to California to take part in a leadership convergence of 26 local 350 groups from around the US and Canada. 350.org — in case you haven’t heard of it — is a global climate justice movement that has teams in 180 …Read More »
Techstars Open House | Boulder 2014
The day we’ve been waiting for.
Techstars is open for a night of meeting alumni, staff, and mentors, and asking and answering all your questions about Techstars. This is going to be, well, awesome!
This is one event in a great lineup we’ve called 7 Weeks of Awesome – where each Monday we host a great talk that focuses on topics critical to entrepreneurship. Come hang …Read More »