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Startland's Innovation Exchange: Ecosystem Building in the 2020s

Thursday, February 20 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm • Organized By Startland
10000 Marshall Dr., Lenexa, KS 66215


Join STARTLAND and presenting partner Husch Blackwell for an evening discussion that looks at what worked for entrepreneurs and startup ecosystem builders in the 2010s and what those carrying the torch need from the community in a new decade of innovation in Kansas City.

A $7.50 ticket includes food and drink and supports the operation of STARTLAND programs including MECA ChallengeBack2KC, and Startland News.

Parking is available for free around Plexpod Lenexa.

Fireside Chat:

Tim Barton in conversation with Darcy Howe

Round Table Discussion:

Event Agenda:

  • 5:30 pm | Happy hour

  • 6:00 pm | Main program

  • 7:00 pm | Networking

February's Innovation Exchange is presented by Husch Blackwell — where teams collaborate across practice areas to deliver in-depth solutions to the most complex business challenges.

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Plexpod Lenexa
10000 Marshall Dr.
Lenexa, KS 66215
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