Centralized hubs of innovation are connecting key pillars of startup ecosystems across the country. But are they alive and well in Kansas City? What developments are on the horizon?
Join Startland News and presenting partner Husch Blackwell for an in-depth look at how innovation hubs are driving community growth, the new opportunities they present for ecosystem acceleration, and what community stakeholders need from them to succeed.
Fireside chat: Embracing innovation hubs
Moderator: Adam Arredondo, executive director, the Kansas City Startup Foundation
Special presentation: Developing an innovation hub
Ecosystem roundtable: Engaging innovation hubs
Crystal German, principal, Prosperity Labs
William Dowdell, program director, Hire KC
Anurag Patel, CEO, Helix Health
Jeff Geheb, chief experience officer, VMLY&R
Jamilah Jones, business development officer, EDCKC
Sam Hasty, managing partner, OHUB
Ryan Meador, dean of student development and enrollment management, Metropolitan Community College
Moderator: Drew Solomon, senior vice president business and job development, EDCKC.
Not All There — Ft. Jake Bjorseth, founder, TRNDSTTRS Media
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