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CSU and Cognii partner to bring AI technology to online student education

CSU and Cognii partner to bring AI technology to online student education

FORT COLLINS -- Colorado State University and Cognii Inc., a leading provider of artificial intelligence-based educational technologies, announced a partnership with CSU faculty working with... Read More

Monday May 23, 2016 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, CSU, Cognii, Mike Palmquist, Dan Kanejiya

Foundry Group, Colorado Impact Fund and Greenmont Capital achieve B Corp invest status

Foundry Group, Colorado Impact Fund and Greenmont Capital achieve B Corp invest status

BOULDER --Three leading Colorado-based venture investment firms -- Colorado Impact Fund , Foundry Group , and Greenmont Capital Partners -- announced they have achieved B Corporation... Read More

Monday May 23, 2016 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Foundry Group, B Lab, Colorado Impact Fund, Greenmont Capital Partners, B Corp, Gov. John Hickenlooper, Kim Coupounas

Arrow Electronics teams with Indiegogo to speed tech's path to market

Arrow Electronics teams with Indiegogo to speed tech's path to market

DENVER -- Indiegogo , offering a global platform for entrepreneurs to bring their ideas to life, and Arrow Electronics (NYSE:ARW), theglobal technology company providing products and solutions... Read More

Monday May 23, 2016 0 comments Tags: Denver, Arrow Electronics, Indiegogo, Matt Anderson, David Mandelbrot

Brandzooka launches The Ripper to target YouTube video for advertising

Brandzooka launches The Ripper to target YouTube video for advertising

BOULDER -- Boulder-based Brandzooka , a programmatic video marketing platform, announced the release of their new tool, The Ripper. Cutting out time spent on costly re-edits, Brandzooka said... Read More

Monday May 23, 2016 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Brandzooka, Alex Bogusky, The Ripper

Investing, peering into future part of sixth annual Boulder Startup Week

Investing, peering into future part of sixth annual Boulder Startup Week

BOULDER -- Angel investors need to do more to raise their visibility profile and improve the relationships with the startups they invest in. Seth Levine , co-founder of Boulder-based... Read More

By: Steve Porter Friday May 20, 2016 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Boulder Startup Week, Seth Levine, Mar Hershenson, Zooko Wilcox, Zcash, Foundry Group, Foundry Group Angels

Comcast to hire 600 new employees for Fort Collins customer support center

Comcast to hire 600 new employees for Fort Collins customer support center

FORT COLLINS -- Comcast announced plans to open a major new customer support center in Fort Collins that will employ 600 new workers to provide technical product and service support to... Read More

Friday May 20, 2016 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Comcast, Rich Jennings, Wade Troxell, Gov. John Hickenlooper

NREL helps DOE assess progress “on path to SunShot” Initiative

NREL helps DOE assess progress “on path to SunShot” Initiative

GOLDEN -- Analysts and researchers at the Energy Department's (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) played a significant role in a suite of studies released today by DOE's SunShot... Read More

Friday May 20, 2016 0 comments Tags: Golden, NREL, DOE SunShot Initiative, Robert Margolis

Digital Workshop Center becomes official Adobe authorized training center

Digital Workshop Center becomes official Adobe authorized training center

FORT COLLINS -- Digital Workshop Center (DWC) announced it has been certified as the first Adobe authorized training center in Northern Colorado andthe second in the state. DWCsaidthe Adobe... Read More

Thursday May 19, 2016 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Digital Workshop Center, Stu Crair, Adobe


 
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Denver Mini Maker Faire, June 11-12

Denver Museum, 2001 Colorado Blvd.

Tech Transfer

Rockies Venture Club now accepting applications for second Hyperaccelerator

Rockies Venture Club now accepting applications for second Hyperaccelerator

DENVER -- After the successful launch of its Hyperaccelerator program in January, Rockies Venture Club (RVC) announced it is now accepting applications for... Read More

Friday May 13, 2016 0 comments Tags: Denver, Rockies Venture Club, RVC Hyperaccelerator

Green/Environmental

Public invited to attend Ritter book signing event April 6 on CSU campus

Public invited to attend Ritter book signing event April 6 on CSU campus

FORT COLLINS -- Former Colorado Gov. Bill Ritter will host a brief discussion on his new book, Powering Forward: What Everyone Should Know About America's Energy Revolution , on April 6, 4-6... Read More

Friday April 1, 2016 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Bill Ritter, CSU Center for the New Energy Economy, CSU Energy Institute, Powering Forward

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Women in Technology Conference, June 10, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Denver Botanic Gardens, 8500 W. Deer Creek Canyon Rd., Littleton

Talent

Leaders who lead

Leaders who lead

By Steve Marshall We all know that job satisfaction often hinges on the quality of the relationships we have with our bosses. Yet in todays rapidly evolving, 24/7... Read More

By: Steve Marshall Monday May 23, 2016 0 comments Tags: Steve Marshall

Social Innovation

Investing, peering into future part of sixth annual Boulder Startup Week

Investing, peering into future part of sixth annual Boulder Startup Week

BOULDER -- Angel investors need to do more to raise their visibility profile and improve the relationships with the startups they invest in. Seth Levine , co-founder of Boulder-based... Read More

By: Steve Porter Friday May 20, 2016 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Boulder Startup Week, Seth Levine, Mar Hershenson, Zooko Wilcox, Zcash, Foundry Group, Foundry Group Angels

Energy

NREL helps DOE assess progress “on path to SunShot” Initiative

NREL helps DOE assess progress “on path to SunShot” Initiative

GOLDEN -- Analysts and researchers at the Energy Department's (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) played a significant role in a suite of studies released today by DOE's SunShot... Read More

Friday May 20, 2016 0 comments Tags: Golden, NREL, DOE SunShot Initiative, Robert Margolis

Bioscience

Accera completes enrollment for Phase 3 of its Alzheimer’s drug

Accera completes enrollment for Phase 3 of its Alzheimer’s drug

BOULDER -- Accera, Inc. today announced it has completed enrollment of the NOURISH AD Phase 3 clinical study of AC-1204 for the treatment of mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease. The company... Read More

Thursday May 12, 2016 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Accera, Charles Stacey, NOURISH AD, AC-1204

Aerospace

Tractica: Drone-enabled revenue to hit $8.7B in 2025

Tractica: Drone-enabled revenue to hit $8.7B in 2025

BOULDER --Global commercial UAV services revenue will grow from $170 millionin 2015 to $8.7 billion by 2025, according to a new report from the market intelligence firm Tractica. The largest... Read More

Thursday May 5, 2016 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Tractica, Clint Wheelock, drones

Water

CH2M selected for water award by Singapore national water agency

CH2M selected for water award by Singapore national water agency

DENVER -- Singapore's national water agency, PUB, selected CH2M as one of three recipients for its Watermark Award for its legacy of advocating water sustainability through community... Read More

Friday April 8, 2016 0 comments Tags: Denver, CH2M, Peter Nicol, Watermark Award

INvestment

Foundry Group, Colorado Impact Fund and Greenmont Capital achieve B Corp invest status

Foundry Group, Colorado Impact Fund and Greenmont Capital achieve B Corp invest status

BOULDER --Three leading Colorado-based venture investment firms -- Colorado Impact Fund , Foundry Group , and Greenmont Capital Partners -- announced they have achieved B Corporation... Read More

Monday May 23, 2016 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Foundry Group, B Lab, Colorado Impact Fund, Greenmont Capital Partners, B Corp, Gov. John Hickenlooper, Kim Coupounas

New Products

Arrow Electronics teams with Indiegogo to speed tech's path to market

Arrow Electronics teams with Indiegogo to speed tech's path to market

DENVER -- Indiegogo , offering a global platform for entrepreneurs to bring their ideas to life, and Arrow Electronics (NYSE:ARW), theglobal technology company providing products and solutions... Read More

Monday May 23, 2016 0 comments Tags: Denver, Arrow Electronics, Indiegogo, Matt Anderson, David Mandelbrot

Robotics

Robot outshines Denver real estate brokers in recommending homes

Robot outshines Denver real estate brokers in recommending homes

DENVER -- Over three days, a robot (computer algorithm) competed head-to-head with three highly experienced Denver real estate brokers to see who recommended homes a buyer most preferred. The... Read More

Thursday May 12, 2016 0 comments Tags: Denver, QValue, Creed Smith, John Rebchook

Digital Health

Prime Health’s 2016 Summit and Expo draws 100s to examine digital technology’s role in reshaping health care

Prime Health’s 2016 Summit and Expo draws 100s to examine digital technology’s role in reshaping health care

DENVER -- Hundreds of digital health startup entrepreneurs and health organization representatives converged Monday at the 2016 Prime Health Innovation Summit and Expo to discuss the issues... Read More

By: Steve Porter Tuesday May 17, 2016 0 comments Tags: Denver, Prime Health, Prime Health Innovation Summit & Expo, Jeffrey Nathanson, Mike Biselli, Catalyst HTI, Jane Chiang, Christopher Khoury, Gary Loveman, Christi Zuber, Frank Ricotta

 

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