One Week KC Kick Off
One Week KC kicks off with a series of events at the Kauffman Foundation:
9-9:30 a.m. Kick Off
Opening remarks will be made by Cameron Cushman, senior analyst of the Kauffman Foundation; Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.); Jim Heeter, president and CEO of the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce; Jo Anne Gabbert, entrepreneur and project manager for the Big 5 entrepreneurship initiative; and Adam Coomes, entrepreneur and Big 5 steering committee member.
9:30-11:30 a.m. Demo Day
(see separate calendar listing)
Noon-1:30 p.m. Lunch and Learn
Sales is the single largest function in business. Across the globe, in economies big and small, selling is the very engine of commerce and industry. Internationally acclaimed author Philip Delves Broughton and author of The Art of the Sale will share his thoughts on the methods used by sales gurus from around the world.
1:30-5:30 p.m. Workshop
Whether you're a new, young or established company, during Startup@Kauffman we want to help you solve your problems. After Demo Day and lunch, join us in Kauffman Labs for an afternoon of co-working, networking and hacking whatever problems are keeping you up at night. We'll have seasoned entrepreneurs, mentors and advisors on-hand offering counsel on your legal, marketing/communications, sales, talent and pitching problems and concerns.
5:30-7:30 p.m. Happy Hour
Register for Startup@Kauffman events here:
Kauffman Foundation Conference Center
4801 Rockhill Road
Kansas City, MO 64110