LaunchKC Grant competition : As one of the largest entrepreneurial competitions in the world, LaunchKC is an economic game-changer in Kansas City, Missouri. In its 5 year, LaunchKC will award $500,000 in grants and continue is efforts in supporting start-up businesses, creating jobs, attracting talent, unlocking value and engaging follow-on investors in Kansas City.

Techstars Kansas City presents - Digital Crossroads and Techstars Demo Day : Techstars is the worldwide network that helps entrepreneurs succeed. This year’s Techstars KC accelerator class hails from three countries and includes six companies from the midwest. Although our companies come from many industries, they share in common that they are all solving problems to make the world as we know it more efficient and transparent. Join us for the Digital Crossroads events, followed by our Demo Day event to close out our 3 month accelerator. 

BetaBlox Demo Day : BetaBlox is a business incubator located in Kansas City, MO and Tulsa, OK that works with early stage entrepreneurs to increase their likelihood of success. This year we are excited to host our annual Demo Day, a showcase event in KC where each entrepreneur in the BetaBlox program gets a chance to present what he or she are working on to the city and its supporters.

Techweek Expo : We are excited to be back at Union Station for 2018. With that comes an exciting tech expo in the Grand Hall of Union Station that will showcase exiting tech companies of all sizes, with over 100 exhibits and displays to learn about and network with during Techweek KC.

Big Data Summit : Back and bigger than ever, 2018 will bring the biggest names in big data and data analytics to Kansas City within the scope and reach of Techweek. 

Along with the exciting events above, Techweek KC 2018 will focus on these Tracks:

  • Healthcare Technology
  • FinTech
  • Venture Capital
  • IoT/smart cities
  • Virtual Reality and augmented reality
  • Digital media/marketing
  • Public policy in tech
  • Minority entrepreneurship
  • Crypto currency/blockchain

Speakers

Kira Blackwell

Program Executive at NASA Headquarters

Kimberly Bryant

Black Girls Code Founder

Rodney Sampson

Founder of Opportunity Hub in Atlanta

Alex Allen

CMO, Spring Venture Group

Joe Roets

CEO, Dragonchain

Trent Bigelow

CEO, Track Technologies

Devon Johnson

Co-founder and CTO, ProPair

Bren Mors

Developer Advocate, Google

Neto Marin

Developer Advocate, Google

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If you want to meet the most talented people in technology in and around Kansas City, Techweek is the place to be.

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