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Corporate Engagement: Essential for the Startup Ecosystem

In order for Kansas City to be become "America's Most Entrepreneurial City", we must engage top area corporations.  Corporations need startups and startups need corporations.  Linking the innovative spirits, strategies and technologies of entrepreneurs with the knowledge, expertise and commercialization of corporations allows the whole ecosystem to thrive.  At Sprint Accelerator, we're creating a cultural exchange between entrepreneurs and corporate leaders to break down barriers to communication, innovation and overall progress. 

Join us at the Sprint Accelerator during GEW to hear directly from key stakeholders from these essential communities (corporate and entrepreneurial).  You may even learn a bit more about what we've been up to and what's in store for Spring 2017!  There are a lot of exciting efforts taking place with the goal of engaging corporations with the startup ecosystem.  So come to mingle with old friends and brand new resources, for a much stronger KC moving forward together!

 

 

5:30 - 6pm     Guests arrive & networking

6 - 6:45pm     Panel discussion

6:45 - 7pm     Q&A from the audience

7 - 7:30pm     Networking and say your goodbyes

 


MODERATOR:  Maria Meyers, Director, UMKC Innovation Center and Founder, U.S.SourceLink and KCSourceLink

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Looking forward to seeing you there - let's DO THIS, KC! 

 

 

 

 

When

Wednesday, Nov 16 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Where

Sprint Accelerator
210 W 19th Terrace
Kansas City, Missouri 64108
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Who

For more information contact:
Ari Kern
Sprint Accelerator
(816) 482-3533

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