CityCamp Colorado – Bringing Innovation to Life

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CityCamp Colorado – Bringing Innovation to Life
October 25, 2012 CityCamp Ron Pringle

Colorado’s largest gathering on civic and government innovation will take place this Friday, October 26th. Denver-based nonprofit, OpenColorado is organizing the event. OpenColorado’s mission is support a transformation that will lead to a simple, beautiful, and easy-to-use government. This event, the third annual CityCamp Colorado, will again bring together community leaders, government employees, technology experts,
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OpenColorado goes to the White House
September 22, 2012 Blog Ron Pringle

On September 25th, OpenColorado director and founder Michele Hovet will be honored for her innovative leadership in the City of Arvada as a White House Champion for Change. Joining her in D.C. are OpenColorado President and founder Brian Gryth and former President and founder Sean Hudson. Michele’s forward thinking leadership style and openness to different
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Colorado Code for Communities Civic Hack-a-thon
July 27, 2012 Blog Ron Pringle

Civic hackers, designers, non-profits, government organizations and data providers will be getting together tonight at Uncubed to kick-off the first Colorado Code for Communities Civic Hack-a-thon. The event is being presented by PlaceMatters with support from the Partnership for Sustainable Communities. For 36 hours, event participants will hack on applications that will improve the lives
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A Local Business Database and App – Good Intentions, but There’s More Potential
March 6, 2012 Blog Ron Pringle

Colorado Senator Morgan Carroll introduced legislation to create a business database. The legislation would direct the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) to create the database. Local businesses would voluntarily be able to register, provide information, and a pay a fee each year. The bill also requires OEDIT to create a mobile
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CityCamp Colorado 2010 Budget
December 8, 2011 CityCamp Ron Pringle

Thank you to all of our Partners and Supporters who helped make CityCamp Colorado possible. In the spirit of transparency, we’re posting the budget for the camp. It may help future camp planners. CityCamp Colorado Budget Revenue Sponsors VisionTEK – Supporter $250.00 Sunlight Foundation – Partner $500.00 Cisco – Partner $500.00 Qwest – Supporter $250.00
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CityCamp Colorado Ignite 2011
November 4, 2011 Blog,CityCamp Ron Pringle

This year we had 8 speakers who covered a wide breadth of topics, and it was a great way to kick off CityCamp Colorado 2011. Thanks to all who participated. You can download the presentations and watch the videos below. The Myth and Reality of Innovation – Brian Gryth Title: Founder and Vice-President, OpenColorado Twitter:
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CityCamp Colorado 2011 Recap
November 4, 2011 Blog,CityCamp Ron Pringle

What: CityCamp Colorado 2011 was an unconference focused on innovation for municipal governments and community organizations. When: Friday, October 28, 2011 Where: Jefferson County Administration and Courts Facility 100 Jefferson County Parkway Golden, Colorado 80419 Hashtag: ccCO Organized by: OpenColorado — The 2nd annual CityCamp Colorado was held on October 28, 2011, with about sixty
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CityCamp Colorado is Tomorrow, October 28, 2011
October 27, 2011 CityCamp Ron Pringle

CityCamp Colorado is tomorrow! Here are some final announcements for the camp: 1. The events really get started tonight, with a happy hour / GovUp brought to you by DotGov and Govloop. Please join us at the Hornet, 76 Broadway, Denver, at 7pm. If you haven’t already, please RSVP at http://citycampcogovup.eventbrite.com/. 2. The camp will
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Pre-CityCamp GovUp Happy Hour from DotGov and Govloop
October 24, 2011 CityCamp Ron Pringle

DotGov and Govloop are hosting happy hour the night before the camp, Thursday, October 27, at 7pm, at the Hornet at 76 Broadway, Denver. Please join us to get to know each other and start sharing some ideas before the camp. Please RSVP at http://citycampcogovup.eventbrite.com/. We’ll have more updates over the next few days. The
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How to Evangelize and Implement an Open Government Initiative
October 20, 2011 Blog Ron Pringle

Here’s a presentation that Leslie Labrecque, from the City of Boulder, and I gave to a recent National Association of Government Webmasters (NAGW) webinar. It may not make complete sense without the accompanying commentary. If you’re interested and in Colorado, give us a call and we can come out and present to you. How to
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