5 Colorado tech events you should check out this week

Written by Jess Ryan
Published on Oct. 03, 2016
5 Colorado tech events you should check out this week

Every week we dig through our events calendar and hand-select five events worth checking out.


Rise of the Rest, Oct. 4 at 4 p.m.

Join Revolution and Steve Case for a fireside chat, pitch competition and reception celebrating Colorado’s entrepreneurial spirit as part of their “Rise of the Rest” bus tour. Hear about the Denver community, check out some rising stars and meet fellow startup enthusiasts at these free events.

Dip your toes into code, Oct. 4 at 7 p.m.

Completely new to code? Silicon STEM Academy and the Pre-Coders Meetup group are hosting an intro night where you can meet fellow newcomers, talk to developers and hear about some options for learning how to code.

One Million Cups with Agribotix, Oct. 5 at 9 a.m.

Learn more about how Agribotix uses drones in agriculture and help them solve some of their business challenges at this interactive event, hosted by One Million Cups in Boulder.

Startup Funding 101, Oct. 6 at 6:30 p.m.

Join the Startup Founder 101 Meetup group to hear from entrepreneurs who’ve successfully raised money or bootstrapped their companies. Mark Pougnet of Wazee Digital, Scott Yates of BlogMutt and Danny Newman of Roximity will speak on a panel, followed by a Q&A session.

A Taste of Denver Startups, Oct. 8 at 11 a.m.

Meet some of Denver’s up-and-coming startups and enjoy delicious food and drink at this showcase event, hosted by LaunchPACK. Play games, test out virtual reality equipment and learn from various workshops. The event is free to attend, and you can get food and drinks at a discounted price if you register beforehand.

View all of this week’s events — or submit your own — on our events calendar.

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