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October 02 - October 02
ColoradoBiz 5th Annual GenXYZ
Time: October 02: 5:00 pm - October 02: 9:00 pm
Location: Mile High Station - 2027 Old West Colfax Ave Denver, CO 80204
ColoradoBiz Magazine’s nationally recognized, 5th Annual GenXYZ Awards Event celebrates the Top 25 Most Influential Young Professionals in Colorado and their impact on the state’s economy. Since its beginning in 2010, GenXYZ has been growing and has become extremely competitive. With nearly 300 nominations in 2014, the honor of being recognized as one of Colorado's Top 25 Most Influential Young Professionals grows as well.
We look forward to sharing the surprise reveal of our Top 5 Winners during our awards program and invite guests to enjoy the networking, high energy crowd, food, music, photos, and giveaways that ColoradoBiz Magazine’s GenXYZ Awards Event offers! View photos from last year's GenXYZ event here!
PROGRAM (7:00pm): ColoradoBiz Magazine’s GenXYZ program recognizes outstanding Colorado business and community leaders between the ages of 21-39. Each finalist represents the diversity of Colorado and includes those who have had great accomplishments and made significant contributions to their businesses, industries, and communities.
PUBLICATION: The September/October 2014 issue of ColoradoBiz will feature the 25 Most Influential Young Professionals in Colorado Business. To order additional copies, contact Katie Feldhaus at email@example.com.
ENTERTAINMENT: This awards event will gather young business professionals for cocktails, unique hors d’oeuvre stations, music, photobooth, and an awards ceremony.
Contact Daron Linton at firstname.lastname@example.org or 303.662.5256
Events for 02/11/2013
February 09, 2013 - May 01
Flash Fiction Contest - Hidden Amongst These Worlds
Time: 4:27 pm - 11:59 pm
Announcing the 2013 Pikes Peak Branch National League of American Pen Women Flash Fiction Contest
A complete, but very short story of 100 words or fewer
Deadline: Postmarked/received by email by May 1, 2013
Entry Fee: $10 first manuscript, $8 each additional manuscript, $10 optional critique fee
Prizes: First-$100, Second-$50, Judge’s Merit-$25
Theme: Hidden Amongst These Worlds (Can be any genre)
Flash Fiction is a complete, but very short story of 100 words or fewer. The title is not included in the word count. The story must pertain to the theme, “Hidden Amongst These Worlds” All genres are welcome, and multiple entries may be submitted. An entry fee is required for each entry, however each entry after the first is discounted to $8 per. You can also opt for a completely optional critique of your piece by a published author for an additional $10 per entry. A self-addressed, stamped envelope must be included with mailed entries if you would like it returned by mail. Winners will be notified by May 31, 2013. For complete rules and entry blank, please go to www.ppb-nlapw.org/contests.php or www.ppb-nlapw.org and click on the Contests tab or email email@example.com.
February 11, 2013 - February 11
Creating a Colony on Mars - The Future of the Space Industry
Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: DaVinci Institute, 511 E. South Boulder Road, Louisville, CO 80027
What would it be like to raise a family on another planet? When will shipping companies start including "Earth" in the address field of their packages? Who will hit the first 1000-yard golf drive on Mars? Will the first trillionaire make the bulk of her fortune on Earth or elsewhere in the solar system?
Explore these and other future-shaping questions with Brian Enke, a Senior Space Research Analyst at the Southwest Research Institute. Brian has given several space-related DaVinci talks, and now he returns with the latest exciting news on space settlement.
At least four companies or non-profits have developed feasible (and vastly different) business models for sending people to live on other worlds within the next 10-20 years. We will discuss these entities and their plans for opening up the next frontiers for human development. We will also speculate about what these plans mean for the rest of us - and our children. Economics, politics, environmentalism, psychology, energy, medicine, sociology, technology... all subjects and concerns are on the table..
VENT: Night with a Futurist
DATE: February 11, 2013 - Monday
COST: $20, Members: Free
PHONE: 303-666-4133TOPIC: Creating a Colony on Mars - The Future of the Space Industry
SPEAKER: Brian Enke, Research Analyst - Department of Space Studies Southwest Research Institute