April 6, 2017

Coalesce and Innovate Mississippi Launch CO.STARTERS

Jackson, Mississippi, March 15, 2017 – Coalesce, in partnership with Innovate Mississippi, will soon offer CO.STARTERS, an internationally renowned platform that...
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March 28, 2017

Tech Conference This Week at Duling School

Jackson, Mississippi — Sandbox Live is two-day technology conference (March 31 and April 1) that seeks to draw attention to...
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March 14, 2017

Innovate Mississippi Launches “Code Mississippi” Statewide

(Jackson, Miss.) – Innovate Mississippi announces the launch of the new Code Mississippi program (www.codems.net), a strategic initiative that was...
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March 14, 2017

Registration Now Open for USM Hackathon Event

Registration is now open for iD8, The University of Southern Mississippi’s inaugural Hackathon, Friday and Saturday, April 7-8 in Hattiesburg....
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March 9, 2017

Mississippi Ed Talk

Mississippi ED Talk, an audio podcast produced by the Research and Curriculum Unit at Mississippi State University, takes a deep...
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March 9, 2017

MSU and NCWIT recognize 28 high school women for computing aspirations

Canton, Miss. – As part of an effort to encourage more young women to choose careers in technology, the National...
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March 3, 2017

Tech Conference Comes to Duling School

Jackson, Mississippi — Sandbox Live is a two-day technology conference (March 31 and April 1) that seeks to draw attention...
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February 28, 2017 / Latest

Code Mississippi Launches

Website and project to promote knowledge economy ecosystem in Mississippi A group of business leaders, policy makers, and knowledge workers from across...
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February 20, 2017 / Latest

Basecamp Coding Academy: GAMECHANGER

Revolutionary new approach seeks to jumpstart a new "Silicon Valley" from Water Valley, Mississippi.  Located in Water Valley, MS, Base Camp...
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February 16, 2017 / Latest

JXN Tech Entrepreneurs Relaunch

Group re-forms after two-year hiatus. To bolster energy in the tech community in Mississippi's capital city, the Jackson Tech Entrepreneur...
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November 4, 2016 / Latest

Kids Code Innovation Month Contest

Kids Code Mississippi is announcing the 2016 Mississippi Innovation Month coding contest. The second annual statewide coding contest is open to...
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March 15, 2016 / Latest

Support CS4MS

We ask your support in helping to promote the CS4MS pilot program to teach coding and digital literacy in Mississippi...
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January 3, 2016 / Latest

Fast Forward MS 2017 Policy Agenda

The Fast Forward Mississippi initiative has been committed to helping develop and advocating for policies that would help reverse the...
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Partners and Resources

Innovate Mississippi is a nonprofit organization with the mission to drive innovation and technology-based economic development for the state of Mississippi. Innovate Mississippi helps to strengthen and grow the culture of innovation in Mississippi and is a resource to all Mississippi entrepreneurs.

Fast Forward Mississippi is the branded outreach effort stemming from the Mississippi Brain Drain Commission. The mission of the effort is to stem the loss of Mississippi’s intellectuals to other states and help create an environment conducive to a thriving 21st century knowledge economy. Kids Code Mississippi is a special project of Fast Forward, which advocates for coding education and implements special extracurricular coding-related programs and events.

The Code Mississippi Leadership Team is made up of 28 individuals representing a variety of leading-edge Mississippi companies. Click here for a full list of the individuals and their respective companies.


••••Coding Events

april, 2017

31mar - 1aprAll DaySandbox Live, Tech Music Film

7apr - 8apr 78:00 amapr 8ID8 Girl's Hackathon

7apr - 8apr 76:00 pmapr 8MUTEHackA hackathon addressing homelessness hosted by Mississippi United to End Homelessness and its partners.

11apr8:00 am- 5:00 pmSilicon South: Promoting Digital Literacy and Computational Thinking in Mississippi

11apr6:30 pm- 7:30 pmOxford, MS - North MS Technology Meetup: Android, Arduino, and Bluetooth

13apr9:30 am- 12:00 pmBoost Your Business with Facebook & InstagramSponsored by Mississippi Development Authority - The Entrepreneur Center

19apr9:00 am- 3:00 pm5th Annual MSTUG Technology Expo 2017Mississippi Technology User Group

21apr - 23apr 215:00 pmapr 23Startup Weekend JacksonHosted by Innovate Mississippi & Presented by Coalesce

24apr6:30 pm- 8:30 pmJackson WordPress Meetup

If you have an event you would like added to the calendar, please click here and complete the contact form.


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