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.
UMKC Innovation Center
UMKC Innovation Center

Kansas City Women in Technology

Kansas City Women in Technology's mission is to grow the number of women in technology careers in Kansas City through providing networking events and volunteer opportunities for members, and running programs targeted toward youth to encourage girls to pursue technology.

About

Kansas City Women in Technology's (KCWiT) mission is to grow the number of women in technology careers in Kansas City through providing networking events and volunteer opportunities for members, and running programs targeted toward youth to encourage girls to pursue technology.

KCWiT's vision is an equally diverse technology workforce in the Kansas City area that attracts and retains talented people.

Currently, KCWiT runs several programs throughout the year:

- CoderDojoKC (dispelling notions that coding is gender-specific; coding sessions for both boys & girls)

- Coding & Cupcakes (exploring coding for mothers & daughters)

- Coding & Cocktails (exploring coding for adult women)

- TechTalks (networking events including educational speaker/panel)

- Django Girls (yearly weekend-long workshop geared toward women who want to learn to build websites)

Services

Networking Organizations

  • Demographically Based
  • Geographically Based
  • Industry Specific
Primary ContactJennifer Wadella