Ignite Denver 25 Haikus

The haikus below were created by combining Ignite Denver 25 presentation titles: Learning Healing Heart Dizzying motivation Jackpot! I’m not dead   Green Power Root Rot Neuroplasticity use Bullet holes dancing   Infiltrate circles Middle school demons... read more

All you need is love…and Ignite Denver

Why attend Ignite Denver? Colorado is an entertainment intensive state.  We have museums, a well-known art district, multiple music venues (indoor and outdoor), and almost as many local community theaters as microbreweries.  So with all that to choose from why choose... read more

Ignite Denver 24 Speakers Announced

The results are in- we are proud to announce the speakers for Ignite Denver 24: The Social Contract in the Digital Age by Chris Harrold Be a bitch and be proud of it! by Nikoletta Vecsei The Language of Poverty by Danielle Norris Gut Explosions and Funnel Cakes by... read more

What Kat Thinks… About Excuses

Let’s discuss reasons why you might be reluctant to submit a spark idea to Ignite Denver. And then, let’s read my responses as to why those ideas should be ignored. 1. I’m not a good public speaker. To this I say: Me neither! Don’t get me wrong – it’s no secret that... read more

Ignite Denver 23 Sparks Announced

The votes have been tallied and your voices have been heard… it is our pleasure to announce the Ignite Denver 23 Sparks for June 30th: Elizabeth Giorgi – My Bad Job Reviews Made Me an Awesome CEO Kelly Underell – Life is too short to not do what you want... read more

Ignite Denver #23 Spark Voting Is Open!

Today is the day that Spark voting goes live! What do you need to know? Sparks are voted in by the community. For one week, we open up the voting and encourage the community to take 5 minutes and vote. We strive to be a supportive community and ask that each person... read more

Leap Reasons To Attend Ignite Denver #22

We don’t need an extra day to give you extra reasons to come to Ignite Denver #22 on Thursday night, but here are TWO: One: Ultralowfi is bringing their brand of stripped-down jams back to Ignite Denver! Check their website for a taste of what you’ll get... read more

A Few Things You Should Know About Denver

Whether it’s watching the Denver Broncos play at Sports Authority Field or grabbing beers while watching the Colorado Rockies, Denverites will use any excuse to get out of the house. That being said, here are a few things you should know about Denver. BEER: Let’s... read more

SparkPlug: Bhopal Disaster by Mariah Master

Mariah Master gave her Spark at Ignite Denver 21 on Thursday, November 5, 2015. She asked us to share this information about the Union Carbide disaster in 1984, and what they are doing to help.   In 1984, the Union Carbide factory in Bhopal, India spewed a toxic... read more