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
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Kansas Procurement Technical Assistance Center - Kansas City

The JCCC Kansas PTAC provides goverment procurement services to small businesses in over 17 counties in Kansas including Johnson, Wyandotte, Douglas and Leavenworth.


Kansas PTAC provides government procurement services to small businesses in Kansas.  Partially funded by a grant from the Defense Logistics Agency, the Kansas PTAC makes the following services available to businesses in Kansas: Bid matching (matching a client's products/services with what the government is currently buying) Assisting clients to market their products or services to government agencies Access to federal/military specifications and standards Procurement price histories Educational seminars Electronic data interchange services


Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Obtaining Government Funding

Selling to the Government and Large Corporations

  • Bid Matching and Preparation
  • Government and Military Specifications
  • Obtaining Government Contracts
  • Price History
  • Registration Assistance
Primary ContactJessica Johnson
AddressJohnson County Community College
Regnier Center Room 244, 12345 College Boulevard
Overland Park, KS 66210
Phone(913) 469-2313
Fax(913) 469-2547