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Leadership South Kansas City Class of 2019

Wednesday, November 14 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm • Organized By South Kansas City Chamber of Commerce
5908 E. Bannister Road, Kansas City, MO 64131

About

We are currently recruiting participants for our Leadership South Kansas City Class of 2019 and I would ask you to consider participating or sending someone from your company through the program.  LSKC is in its 27th year and is a great way to make contact with Kansas City community leaders while educating participants about our community and preparing them for leadership roles within the community.

The deadline to enroll is November 5, 2018.  The class kicks off on November 14th and below is the course schedule.

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Day 1 - Orientation & Team Building

Day & Time: November 14, 2018

                   9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Program:       

  •  Introductions and overview of LSKC
  •  Chamber 101
  •  Team Building

Day 2 - City & County Government

Day & Time: November 28, 2018

                   8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Program:  Learn about how our city and county governments operate and meet elected officials.

  • Meet with Mayor, City Manager and 5th & 6th District City Council Representatives
  • Experience the City Hall Observation Deck
  • Tour the Emergency Operations Center
  • Meet with Jackson County Legislator
  • Meet the Jackson County Prosecutor

Day 3 - Regional Partnerships

Day & Time: December 12, 2018

                   8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Program: Learn how the efforts of several regional organizations come together for the benefit of Kansas City. Presentations from:

  •  Mid-America Regional Council (MARC)
  •  Economic Development Corporation of   Kansas City (EDCKC)
  •  Kansas City Area Development Council (KCADC)
  •  Port KC 
  •  Dining & Business Etiquette Lunch

Day 4 - Transportation

Day & Time: January 3, 2019

                   8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Program:

  • Presentation & Tour of Kansas City Area Transit Authority (KCATA)
  • Experience the Street Car and learn about its future
  • MoDOT presentation on "The State of Transportation in Missouri & Tour KC Scout
  • Presentation from Bikewalk KC
  • Presentation from the Kansas City Aviation Department

Day 5 - Bio Science/Health Care

Day & Time:  January 16, 2019

 8:00 am - 2:30 p.m.

Program:  Learn about Health Care and Bio-Science in Kansas City

  • Presentation by Life Sciences Institute
  • Tour Stowers Institute Swope Health Services
  • Presentation from Greater Kansas City Health Care Foundation

Day 6 - Technology

Day & Time:  January 30, 2019

                   8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Program:

  • Smart Cities Presentation
  • KC Tech Council Presentation
  • WeWork and Thinking Big Presentation
  • Tour Fishtech
  • Tour a Data Center

Day 7 - Energy

Day & Time:  February 6, 2019

                   8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Program:

  • Hawthorne Power Plant tour
  • Lineman Training Demonstration
  • Electrical Safety Demonstration
  • Tour KCP&L Training Center

Day 8 - Entrepreneurship

Day & Time:  February 20, 2019

                    8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Program: 

  • Tour the several local businesses and meet the entrepreneurs that started them
    • Roasterie
    • Hangers Cleaners
    • Martin City Brewing Company
  • Presentation from UMKC SBTDC, Kauffman Foundation & KC Sourcelink

Day 9 - State Government

Day & Time:  March 6, 2018

                   7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Program: Travel to Jefferson City to:

  •  Meet State Senators and Representatives
  •  Watch House/Senate debates
  •  Presentation from Missouri Chamber of Commerce
  • Presentation from MoDOT
  •  Presentation by State Treasurer and State Auditor
  •  Tour Missouri Supreme Court

Day 10 - Professional Sports

Day & Time:  March 20, 2019

                    8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Program:

  • Tour Kauffman Stadium
  • Tour Arrowhead Stadium
  • Tour Negro Leagues Baseball Museum
  • Presentation from Sports Commission

Day 11 - Education

Day & Time:  April 3, 2019

8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

  • Meet area school superintendents
  • Learn about the needs for post-secondary education options
  • Learn about area mentor programs and how to start one in your company
  • Learn about how to start an internship program in your company

 

Day 12 - Arts & Culture

Day & Time:  April 17, 2019

                    8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Program:

  • ArtsKC Presentation
  • Tour Nelson-Atkins Museum or Kemper Museum
  • Tour Coterie Theatre
  • Tour Kansas City Art Institute 

 

Day 12 - Public Safety

Day & Time: May 1, 2019

                  8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Program:

  •  Presentation and tour of the KCFD Training Academy
  •  Presentation and tour of the KCPD Training Academy

 

 

Day 14 - Manufacturing & Industry

Day & Time:  May 15, 2019

                    8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Program:

  •  Presentations and tours of several South Kansas City Manufacturers
    • LabConco
    • Nordco
    • Peterson Manufacturing Company
    • Honeywell FM&T

 

Day 15 - Community Service

Day & Time:  May 29, 2019

 8:00 am to 4:00 p.m.  

Program:       

  • Tour Community Assistance Council, Gillis and Wayside Waifs
  • Community Service at CAC and Wayside Waifs

 

Day 16 - Graduate Recognition Lunch

Day & Time:  June 12, 2019

                    11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Program:

  •  Lunch
  •  Keynote Speaker
  •  Presentation of certificates
$699
When
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South Kansas City Chamber of Commerce/Kansas City South Foundation
5908 E. Bannister Road
Kansas City, MO 64131
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