Aug 17 @ 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Making a Case for Your Company with Jeff Shackelford, Digital Sandbox @ Enterprise Center in Johnson County | Fairway | Kansas | United States
The Sales Series teaches entrepreneurs the basics of building scalable sales systems, attracting and compensating top-performing sales staff and customer retention.
TEDxKC Watch Party @ Woodneath Library Center
Aug 18 @ 6:00 PM
TEDxKC Watch Party @ Woodneath Library Center | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
TEDxKC will be partnering with several locations around town to host TEDxKC watch parties. Tickets include a TEDxKC t-shirt, TEDxKC eclipse glasses, refreshments and a live simulcast of TEDxKC. Join a few hundred TED enthusiasts for the fun.
TEDxKC Watch Party-Independence @ North Independence Branch
Aug 18 @ 6:00 PM
TEDxKC Watch Party-Independence @ North Independence Branch | Independence | Missouri | United States
TEDxKC will be partnering with several locations around town to host TEDxKC watch parties. Tickets include a TEDxKC t-shirt, TEDxKC eclipse glasses, refreshments and a live simulcast of TEDxKC. Join a few hundred TED enthusiasts for the fun.
TEDxKC Watch Party-Lee’s Summit @ Colbern Road Branch Library
Aug 18 @ 6:00 PM
TEDxKC Watch Party-Lee's Summit @ Colbern Road Branch Library | Lee's Summit | Missouri | United States
TEDxKC will be partnering with several locations around town to host TEDxKC watch parties. Tickets include a TEDxKC t-shirt, TEDxKC eclipse glasses, refreshments and a live simulcast of TEDxKC. Join a few hundred TED enthusiasts for the fun.
Aug 23 @ 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Managing a Remote Development Team with Kunjan Shah @ Village Square | Kansas City | Kansas | United States
The Founder Series addresses legal and operational issues commonly faced by startup founders, from the process of finding and working with co-founders to strategies to protect your intellectual property. This ECJC workshop series is presented in partnership with Village Square, Located in the heart of...
SBIR with Sally Williams @ Enterprise Center in Johnson County
Aug 24 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
SBIR with Sally Williams @ Enterprise Center in Johnson County | Fairway | Kansas | United States
The Capital Series is offered for investors and entrepreneurs, allowing for detailed discussions of the due diligence process, term sheets, valuations and investor pitches during the equity investment process, as well as discussion of possible sources of debt financing. The 2017 Capital Series is offered...
Think Big August Member Happy Hour, Hosted by Make48 @ Think Big Coworking and Event Space
Aug 24 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Think Big August Member Happy Hour, Hosted by Make48 @ Think Big Coworking and Event Space | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
Every month, Think Big Members unplug a little early and gather around the bar on second floor to sip, socialize and connect with the members of our entrepreneurial-driven coworking community. It is a way for us to discover new synergies, learn new ways in which...
One Health Innovations Symposium @ Kansas City Convention Center
Aug 27 – Aug 28 all-day
One Health Innovations Symposium @ Kansas City Convention Center
The Kansas City Area Life Sciences Institute, in collaboration with Kansas State University and the University of Missouri, has arranged for over 20 speakers to present at the 2017 One Health Innovations symposium with the theme of “Preventing the Next Pandemic.” This symposium features an...
Sep 6 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Xamarin Mobile Dev Platform: Microsoft Hosted Lunch & Learn @ Think Big Partners | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
Come get an overview of the pros and cons of going with Xamarin as your mobile development platform. Learn what your options are if you already have your apps developed, if you are starting new, or just want to know more about your mobile dev...
Sep 7 @ 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Xamarin Basics: Microsoft Hosted Workshop @ Think Big Partners | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
Come get started with the Xamarin platform. Watch a few short coding demos and then get started developing your own Xamarin app. Come with a version of Visual Studio installed along with the supporting Xamarin packages. Install guide: https://developer.xamarin.com/guides/android/getting_started/installation/ Refreshments provided by Microsoft
DevOpsDays KC @ Uptown Theatre
Sep 21 @ 8:00 AM – Sep 22 @ 5:00 PM
DevOpsDays KC @ Uptown Theatre | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
Where large enterprise software companies and a growing startup community are fueled by the fastest internet in the world. With more than 750 members in the local DevOps Meetup group, this conference will draw an elite group. Come and enjoy excellent presentations from local and...
National Day of Civic Hacking @ Think Big Partners
Sep 23 @ 9:00 AM – Sep 24 @ 4:30 PM
National Day of Civic Hacking @ Think Big Partners | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
Join the Kansas City Code Brigade for an exciting two day hackathon where we write apps that solve community problems. Do you love coding? How does working on open source while solving practical problems sound to you? Then join us for this exciting two day...
Oct 3 @ 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
FastTrac NewVenture @ UMKC SBTDC | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
This session of FastTrac NewVenture includes classes on October 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31. Attendance at all five classes is strongly encouraged. In FastTrac® NewVenture™, a program of the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation of Kansas City and brought to you by the UMKC SBTDC...
Oct 5 @ 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Pitching to Investors @ UMKC SBTDC | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
Learn about what investors need to know and want to see before making an investment in a start-up. Presented by Michele Weigand, Managing Partner of Focused Perspective with over 27 years of Finance and Business Development experience. Michele was the former Chief Investment Officer for...
Nov 8 @ 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Social Media Secrets and Strategies for Business @ UMKC SBTDC | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
This 3-hour fast-paced training course will show you how to implement the most important aspects of social media and should leave you feeling more intuitively in control of your company’s strategy. Topics Covered: What to post and how much to post on the top three...
Breakfast for Champions @ The Aspen Room
Nov 14 @ 7:30 AM
The Lee’s Summit Chamber of Commerce has partnered with Matt Shatto with Shatto Farms to be the featured speaker at their annual Breakfast of Champions Entrepreneurial event during GEW 2017. Matt will talk about Shatto Farms, where’s it been and the changes they’ve made from...
Aug 17 @ 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Making a Case for Your Company with Jeff Shackelford, Digital Sandbox @ Enterprise Center in Johnson County | Fairway | Kansas | United States
The Sales Series teaches entrepreneurs the basics of building scalable sales systems, attracting and compensating top-performing sales staff and customer retention.
TEDxKC Watch Party @ Woodneath Library Center
Aug 18 @ 6:00 PM
TEDxKC Watch Party @ Woodneath Library Center | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
TEDxKC will be partnering with several locations around town to host TEDxKC watch parties. Tickets include a TEDxKC t-shirt, TEDxKC eclipse glasses, refreshments and a live simulcast of TEDxKC. Join a few hundred TED enthusiasts for the fun.
TEDxKC Watch Party-Independence @ North Independence Branch
Aug 18 @ 6:00 PM
TEDxKC Watch Party-Independence @ North Independence Branch | Independence | Missouri | United States
TEDxKC will be partnering with several locations around town to host TEDxKC watch parties. Tickets include a TEDxKC t-shirt, TEDxKC eclipse glasses, refreshments and a live simulcast of TEDxKC. Join a few hundred TED enthusiasts for the fun.
TEDxKC Watch Party-Lee’s Summit @ Colbern Road Branch Library
Aug 18 @ 6:00 PM
TEDxKC Watch Party-Lee's Summit @ Colbern Road Branch Library | Lee's Summit | Missouri | United States
TEDxKC will be partnering with several locations around town to host TEDxKC watch parties. Tickets include a TEDxKC t-shirt, TEDxKC eclipse glasses, refreshments and a live simulcast of TEDxKC. Join a few hundred TED enthusiasts for the fun.
Aug 23 @ 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Managing a Remote Development Team with Kunjan Shah @ Village Square | Kansas City | Kansas | United States
The Founder Series addresses legal and operational issues commonly faced by startup founders, from the process of finding and working with co-founders to strategies to protect your intellectual property. This ECJC workshop series is presented in partnership with Village Square, Located in the heart of...
SBIR with Sally Williams @ Enterprise Center in Johnson County
Aug 24 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
SBIR with Sally Williams @ Enterprise Center in Johnson County | Fairway | Kansas | United States
The Capital Series is offered for investors and entrepreneurs, allowing for detailed discussions of the due diligence process, term sheets, valuations and investor pitches during the equity investment process, as well as discussion of possible sources of debt financing. The 2017 Capital Series is offered...
Think Big August Member Happy Hour, Hosted by Make48 @ Think Big Coworking and Event Space
Aug 24 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Think Big August Member Happy Hour, Hosted by Make48 @ Think Big Coworking and Event Space | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
Every month, Think Big Members unplug a little early and gather around the bar on second floor to sip, socialize and connect with the members of our entrepreneurial-driven coworking community. It is a way for us to discover new synergies, learn new ways in which...
One Health Innovations Symposium @ Kansas City Convention Center
Aug 27 – Aug 28 all-day
One Health Innovations Symposium @ Kansas City Convention Center
The Kansas City Area Life Sciences Institute, in collaboration with Kansas State University and the University of Missouri, has arranged for over 20 speakers to present at the 2017 One Health Innovations symposium with the theme of “Preventing the Next Pandemic.” This symposium features an...
Sep 6 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Xamarin Mobile Dev Platform: Microsoft Hosted Lunch & Learn @ Think Big Partners | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
Come get an overview of the pros and cons of going with Xamarin as your mobile development platform. Learn what your options are if you already have your apps developed, if you are starting new, or just want to know more about your mobile dev...
Sep 7 @ 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Xamarin Basics: Microsoft Hosted Workshop @ Think Big Partners | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
Come get started with the Xamarin platform. Watch a few short coding demos and then get started developing your own Xamarin app. Come with a version of Visual Studio installed along with the supporting Xamarin packages. Install guide: https://developer.xamarin.com/guides/android/getting_started/installation/ Refreshments provided by Microsoft
DevOpsDays KC @ Uptown Theatre
Sep 21 @ 8:00 AM – Sep 22 @ 5:00 PM
DevOpsDays KC @ Uptown Theatre | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
Where large enterprise software companies and a growing startup community are fueled by the fastest internet in the world. With more than 750 members in the local DevOps Meetup group, this conference will draw an elite group. Come and enjoy excellent presentations from local and...
National Day of Civic Hacking @ Think Big Partners
Sep 23 @ 9:00 AM – Sep 24 @ 4:30 PM
National Day of Civic Hacking @ Think Big Partners | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
Join the Kansas City Code Brigade for an exciting two day hackathon where we write apps that solve community problems. Do you love coding? How does working on open source while solving practical problems sound to you? Then join us for this exciting two day...
Oct 3 @ 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
FastTrac NewVenture @ UMKC SBTDC | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
This session of FastTrac NewVenture includes classes on October 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31. Attendance at all five classes is strongly encouraged. In FastTrac® NewVenture™, a program of the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation of Kansas City and brought to you by the UMKC SBTDC...
Oct 5 @ 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Pitching to Investors @ UMKC SBTDC | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
Learn about what investors need to know and want to see before making an investment in a start-up. Presented by Michele Weigand, Managing Partner of Focused Perspective with over 27 years of Finance and Business Development experience. Michele was the former Chief Investment Officer for...
Nov 8 @ 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Social Media Secrets and Strategies for Business @ UMKC SBTDC | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
This 3-hour fast-paced training course will show you how to implement the most important aspects of social media and should leave you feeling more intuitively in control of your company’s strategy. Topics Covered: What to post and how much to post on the top three...
Breakfast for Champions @ The Aspen Room
Nov 14 @ 7:30 AM
The Lee’s Summit Chamber of Commerce has partnered with Matt Shatto with Shatto Farms to be the featured speaker at their annual Breakfast of Champions Entrepreneurial event during GEW 2017. Matt will talk about Shatto Farms, where’s it been and the changes they’ve made from...