Apr 25 @ 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Rarely are all the facts of breaking news included in the stories we read. From the coincidences that led to a business deal to the personal challenges along the way, there’s often a fascinating patchwork of details that remain in reporters’ notebooks. Think of Innovation...
The Foundation 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...
Premiere Leadership Summit @ The View at Briarcliff (inside the Courtyard Marriott)
Apr 27 all-day
During this one day event, three sessions have been designed precisely for the top issues that leaders face. The speakers will utilize case studies and role playing to emphasize 360 degree communication, problem solving skills, and employee coaching techniques. Plus, our luncheon speaker will offer...
Apr 27 @ 10:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Intentional Collisions - Customer Experience @ Sprint Accelerator
It’s time for another session of Intentional Collisions at the Sprint Accelerator and this time we’ll be diving into Customer Experience, with our theme champion, Virgin Mobile! Intentional Collisions is an ongoing program, where Sprint Accelerator organizes a themed and condensed coworking day; bringing together...
Apr 27 @ 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Microsoft Technical for Startups -  Office Hours @ Think Big Coworking | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
Come speak with KC’s local Microsoft startup rep! Bring your question on Azure cloud, the BizSpark program, or any other Microsoft services. Want to know more about what Microsoft is doing for startups? Stop by during office hours or reach out at jsvan@microsoft.com to set...
Apr 27 @ 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
The Sales Series teaches entrepreneurs the basics of building scalable sales systems, attracting and compensating top-performing sales staff and customer retention.
Apr 27 @ 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Think Big Happy Hour - Hosted by BKD @ Think Big Coworking | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
Join members of BKD’s technology and communications team, along with guest present Ashley Thompson, for a discussion on research and development credits for startups. Enjoy drinks and conversations with attendees before and after Ashley speaks at 4:30 p.m. DISCUSSION TOPICS New rules introduced by the...
Apr 27 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Come and meet all the members and get a tour of the space. Stay for turbo talks on various topics of the moment. Share your projects and ideas or maybe just eat a hot dog. Thursday nights are free to non-members until 9PM. We do...
WordCamp KC: Annual WordPress Conference @ Kauffman Foundation Conference Center
Apr 28 – Apr 29 all-day
WordCamp KC: Annual WordPress Conference @ Kauffman Foundation Conference Center | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
WordCamp Kansas City is an annual conference focused on WordPress (free and open source website software), as well as blogging, content distribution, social media, entrepreneurship, coding, marketing and more. WordCamp Kansas City gathers developers and users of WordPress as well as managers and decision-makers from...
May 4 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Come and meet all the members and get a tour of the space. Stay for turbo talks on various topics of the moment. Share your projects and ideas or maybe just eat a hot dog. Thursday nights are free to non-members until 9PM. We do...
May 4 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Reformed computer Hacker Kevin Mitnick will discuss cyber security issues with retired FBI Special Agent Jeff Lanza
May 10 @ 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
TechHire KC - Tech Sector Meetup at Think Big @ Think Big Partners | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
Find out how the TechHire initiative can impact your organization, how you can participate with subsidized placements, and discover how you can influence programming, training and curriculum to better meet your workforce needs. During these meetups, we will explore those topics and dive deeper into...
May 11 @ 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM
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...
May 11 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Come and meet all the members and get a tour of the space. Stay for turbo talks on various topics of the moment. Share your projects and ideas or maybe just eat a hot dog. Thursday nights are free to non-members until 9PM. We do...
UMKC School of Computing and Engineering Tech Talk With John Carmack @ Jeannette Nichols Forum, located on the first floor of the UMKC Miller Nichols Library Learning Center
May 12 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
UMKC School of Computing and Engineering Tech Talk With John Carmack @ Jeannette Nichols Forum, located on the first floor of the UMKC Miller Nichols Library Learning Center | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
The University of Missouri Kansas City is set to host technology pioneer John Carmack on Friday, May 12 for a Tech Talk event hosted by the School of Computing and Engineering (SCE). The event will take place from 4 – 5 p.m. in the Jeannette...
Fifth Annual Midwest Symposium On Social Entrepreneurship @ Kauffman Foundation Conference Center (4801 Rockhill Road, Kansas City, Missouri)| Henry W. Bloch Executive Hall for Entrepreneurship & Innovation (5108 Cherry Street, Kansas City, MO 64110)
May 15 – May 16 all-day
Fifth Annual Midwest Symposium On Social Entrepreneurship @ Kauffman Foundation Conference Center (4801 Rockhill Road, Kansas City, Missouri)| Henry W. Bloch Executive Hall for Entrepreneurship & Innovation (5108 Cherry Street, Kansas City, MO 64110)
The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC), in collaboration with the United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (USASBE), are hosting the fifth annual Midwest Symposium on Social Entrepreneurship May 15-16, 2017 at the Kauffman Foundation Conference Center (4801...
KCSaaS - From Whiteboard to Revenue; the importance of a product development strategy @ The Gallery Event Space | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
Building a Stronger SaaS Community. KC SaaS regularly hosts panel discussions that are free to the public and feature speakers who are actively engaged in driving the growth and investment in our local SaaS companies. KC SaaS also provides fee-based professional development opportunities in the...
May 17 @ 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
How2: Create your Business Model Canvas @ UMKC SBTDC | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
Do you have a business that needs direction but don’t know How2 develop the right plan? Gain an in-depth understanding of the process of Business Model Canvas plus, learn How2 apply these proven principles in your business. The How2 Create Your Business Model Canvas is...
May 18 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Come and meet all the members and get a tour of the space. Stay for turbo talks on various topics of the moment. Share your projects and ideas or maybe just eat a hot dog. Thursday nights are free to non-members until 9PM. We do...
BSidesKC @ Think Big Coworking
May 20 @ 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
BSidesKC @ Think Big Coworking | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
This year’s event will feature 2 speaker tracks, a Lockpick village and the newly announced Open Hacking Village. OHV provides a free, legal environment hackers to tinker around in. OHV includes 3 villages: IoT hacking, car hacking and enterprise hacking. Every attendee will receive a...
May 24 @ 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM
What you should know as a group health plan fiduciart @ UMKC SBTDC | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
This seminar is co-sponsored with the US Department of Labor and will provide you with an understanding of the law and your responsibilities, especially COBRA and HIPPA as well as other current and timely laws. You’ll learn how to understand the terms of your plans,...
Apr 25 @ 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Rarely are all the facts of breaking news included in the stories we read. From the coincidences that led to a business deal to the personal challenges along the way, there’s often a fascinating patchwork of details that remain in reporters’ notebooks. Think of Innovation...
The Foundation 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...
Premiere Leadership Summit @ The View at Briarcliff (inside the Courtyard Marriott)
Apr 27 all-day
During this one day event, three sessions have been designed precisely for the top issues that leaders face. The speakers will utilize case studies and role playing to emphasize 360 degree communication, problem solving skills, and employee coaching techniques. Plus, our luncheon speaker will offer...
Apr 27 @ 10:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Intentional Collisions - Customer Experience @ Sprint Accelerator
It’s time for another session of Intentional Collisions at the Sprint Accelerator and this time we’ll be diving into Customer Experience, with our theme champion, Virgin Mobile! Intentional Collisions is an ongoing program, where Sprint Accelerator organizes a themed and condensed coworking day; bringing together...
Apr 27 @ 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Microsoft Technical for Startups -  Office Hours @ Think Big Coworking | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
Come speak with KC’s local Microsoft startup rep! Bring your question on Azure cloud, the BizSpark program, or any other Microsoft services. Want to know more about what Microsoft is doing for startups? Stop by during office hours or reach out at jsvan@microsoft.com to set...
Apr 27 @ 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
The Sales Series teaches entrepreneurs the basics of building scalable sales systems, attracting and compensating top-performing sales staff and customer retention.
Apr 27 @ 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Think Big Happy Hour - Hosted by BKD @ Think Big Coworking | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
Join members of BKD’s technology and communications team, along with guest present Ashley Thompson, for a discussion on research and development credits for startups. Enjoy drinks and conversations with attendees before and after Ashley speaks at 4:30 p.m. DISCUSSION TOPICS New rules introduced by the...
Apr 27 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Come and meet all the members and get a tour of the space. Stay for turbo talks on various topics of the moment. Share your projects and ideas or maybe just eat a hot dog. Thursday nights are free to non-members until 9PM. We do...
WordCamp KC: Annual WordPress Conference @ Kauffman Foundation Conference Center
Apr 28 – Apr 29 all-day
WordCamp KC: Annual WordPress Conference @ Kauffman Foundation Conference Center | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
WordCamp Kansas City is an annual conference focused on WordPress (free and open source website software), as well as blogging, content distribution, social media, entrepreneurship, coding, marketing and more. WordCamp Kansas City gathers developers and users of WordPress as well as managers and decision-makers from...
May 4 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Come and meet all the members and get a tour of the space. Stay for turbo talks on various topics of the moment. Share your projects and ideas or maybe just eat a hot dog. Thursday nights are free to non-members until 9PM. We do...
May 4 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Reformed computer Hacker Kevin Mitnick will discuss cyber security issues with retired FBI Special Agent Jeff Lanza
May 10 @ 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
TechHire KC - Tech Sector Meetup at Think Big @ Think Big Partners | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
Find out how the TechHire initiative can impact your organization, how you can participate with subsidized placements, and discover how you can influence programming, training and curriculum to better meet your workforce needs. During these meetups, we will explore those topics and dive deeper into...
May 11 @ 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM
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...
May 11 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Come and meet all the members and get a tour of the space. Stay for turbo talks on various topics of the moment. Share your projects and ideas or maybe just eat a hot dog. Thursday nights are free to non-members until 9PM. We do...
UMKC School of Computing and Engineering Tech Talk With John Carmack @ Jeannette Nichols Forum, located on the first floor of the UMKC Miller Nichols Library Learning Center
May 12 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
UMKC School of Computing and Engineering Tech Talk With John Carmack @ Jeannette Nichols Forum, located on the first floor of the UMKC Miller Nichols Library Learning Center | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
The University of Missouri Kansas City is set to host technology pioneer John Carmack on Friday, May 12 for a Tech Talk event hosted by the School of Computing and Engineering (SCE). The event will take place from 4 – 5 p.m. in the Jeannette...
Fifth Annual Midwest Symposium On Social Entrepreneurship @ Kauffman Foundation Conference Center (4801 Rockhill Road, Kansas City, Missouri)| Henry W. Bloch Executive Hall for Entrepreneurship & Innovation (5108 Cherry Street, Kansas City, MO 64110)
May 15 – May 16 all-day
Fifth Annual Midwest Symposium On Social Entrepreneurship @ Kauffman Foundation Conference Center (4801 Rockhill Road, Kansas City, Missouri)| Henry W. Bloch Executive Hall for Entrepreneurship & Innovation (5108 Cherry Street, Kansas City, MO 64110)
The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC), in collaboration with the United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (USASBE), are hosting the fifth annual Midwest Symposium on Social Entrepreneurship May 15-16, 2017 at the Kauffman Foundation Conference Center (4801...
KCSaaS - From Whiteboard to Revenue; the importance of a product development strategy @ The Gallery Event Space | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
Building a Stronger SaaS Community. KC SaaS regularly hosts panel discussions that are free to the public and feature speakers who are actively engaged in driving the growth and investment in our local SaaS companies. KC SaaS also provides fee-based professional development opportunities in the...
May 17 @ 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
How2: Create your Business Model Canvas @ UMKC SBTDC | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
Do you have a business that needs direction but don’t know How2 develop the right plan? Gain an in-depth understanding of the process of Business Model Canvas plus, learn How2 apply these proven principles in your business. The How2 Create Your Business Model Canvas is...
May 18 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Come and meet all the members and get a tour of the space. Stay for turbo talks on various topics of the moment. Share your projects and ideas or maybe just eat a hot dog. Thursday nights are free to non-members until 9PM. We do...
BSidesKC @ Think Big Coworking
May 20 @ 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
BSidesKC @ Think Big Coworking | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
This year’s event will feature 2 speaker tracks, a Lockpick village and the newly announced Open Hacking Village. OHV provides a free, legal environment hackers to tinker around in. OHV includes 3 villages: IoT hacking, car hacking and enterprise hacking. Every attendee will receive a...
May 24 @ 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM
What you should know as a group health plan fiduciart @ UMKC SBTDC | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
This seminar is co-sponsored with the US Department of Labor and will provide you with an understanding of the law and your responsibilities, especially COBRA and HIPPA as well as other current and timely laws. You’ll learn how to understand the terms of your plans,...