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Real Talk: Necessary Steps Civic Leaders Must Take to Keep Kansas City's Business Market Competitive

Friday, December 2 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm • Organized By Kansas City Tomorrow Alumni Association
2555 Grand Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64108


Join us to hear from a panel of local leaders discussing the real issues that restrict growth and join in the discussion to find solutions.

Startland founder & CEO, Adam Arredondo, will moderate a panel discussion of Kansas City Leaders. This event will be a candid discussion on the ways in which civic policy & bureaucracy advance and inhibit business, innovation, and entrepreneurship in Kansas City.  

Featured Speakers:

Adam Arredondo (moderator) – Founder & CEO – Startland

Simone Curls – Executive Director – Prospect Business Association.

Maria Meyers – Executive Director – UMKC Innovation Center & Founder – SourceLink

Eze Redwood – Brand Strategist – Lillian James Creative & Strategic Advisor – We The Project

This event is complimentary for renewed KCTAA members and $35/Non-renewed KCTAA members and guests. Click here to renew your membership and attend for free!

Pre-registration is required for all attendees.
Kansas City Tomorrow Alumni Association
Kansas City Tomorrow Alumni Association
(913) 851-1562
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