UMKC Innovation Center partners with the university and the community to spark and sustain entrepreneurial efforts within our region and across the country.

KCSourceLink connects KC entrepreneurs to the right resource at the right time.

MOSourceLink connects Missouri entrepreneurs to the right resource at the right time.

Whiteboard2Boardroom connects entrepreneurs and businesses to technologies available for licensing.

Digital Sandbox KC provides early-stage proof-of-concept support for digital products.

Missouri Small Business & Technology Development Center provides technical assistance to startup and existing businesses.

ScaleUP! Kansas City helps businesses with revenues around $200K scale toward their first $1 million.

Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Centers helps local businesses obtain government contracts.

KCInvestED helps investors learn more about investing in KC startups.

SourceLink® helps communities nationwide build vibrant and vital entrepreneurial ecosystems.
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Coming up in Kansas City Entrepreneurship

KC Business Calendar
The KCSourceLink calendar is chock-full of classes and events that you can attend to learn how to start and scale your business. Jenny Miller, network builder extraordinaire, is here with a few of the highlights. Grab your calendar, and let's get to work:

Get the best of both world’s – live stream 1Million Cups and hear from two local presenters during Northland Coffee Connect every Wednesday. Learn about the KCSourceLink Resource Rail on July 13.

How do you get the word out if you have news to share with the world about your business? Find out during Enterprise Center in Johnson County’s Marketing Series: Public Relations for Entrepreneurs on July 13.

E Day at the K is rescheduled for July 19 – you won’t want to miss this tailgate as the Royals take on the Indians.

If you’re looking for grants to fund your technology business, learn about Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer Research (STTR) grants on July 20.

KCSourceLink will have travelling office hours at The DeviceShop on July 12 and at Riverside Area Chamber of Commerce on July 19. Bring your business questions for a one-on-one meeting with KCSourceLink!

Don't see what you're looking for? Head to the calendar or give us a call at 816-235-6500 or 866-870-6500. Kansas City is full of resources to help you succeed, and we want to help you find them.

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