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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Connect & Celebrate

Thursday, June 13 @ 1:30 pm - 6:30 pm • Organized By Women's Business and Development Center
1200 Main Street, Kansas City, MO 64105


Join the Women's Business Development Center for an afternoon of procurement and learning opportunities, networking, and celebrating the achievements of our Kansas City clients and partners!

1:30 - 3:00pm
Business Matchmaker 
Pre-matched meetings for WBEs with corporate and public sector buyers
Business Connection Tables
Tables open to any supplier hosted by corporate, public sector, and WBE buyers
Business Resource Tables
Tables open to any supplier hosted by small business providers


Economic Forecast for Small Business

Moderated discussion with an economist on local workforce trends, availability of capital, and expectations for the local economy
5:00 - 6:30  
Reception|Awards Celebration 
Corporate Champion Award
Public Sector Champion Award
WBE Gold Star Award
Rising Star Award
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Kansas City Power & Light Energy Center
1200 Main Street
Kansas City, MO 64105
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