• TeamKC
    February 01 | 6:30PM
    Kansas Athletics Student-Athlete Career Night
    The University of Kansas Athletics is hosting its annual Student-Athlete Career Night. Complimentary for employers, this event is designed to foster networking and create job opportunities for graduating student-athletes. Read more about hiring student athletes in a recent TeamKC blog post here.

    Location: Booth Family Hall of Athletics in Allen Field House
    Time:  6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
    February 04 | 4:00PM
    Q1 Full Council Investor Briefing
    The Full Council Investor Briefing is specifically for its investor members

    Corporate and community leaders are given the opportunity to network and receive the latest information on new trends affecting KC's economic development progress. An overview of marketing activities and business prospects for the metro are also highlighted.

    Location: The Westin Kansas City at Crown Center  
    Time: Program 4 p.m. | Reception for Bob Marcusse 5 p.m.

  • KCnext
    February 09 | 12:01AM
    CompTIA DC Fly-In
    Join KCnext on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. for a two-day event featuring educational opportunities about current tech-related federal policies. Plus, meet with Missouri and Kansas Congressional members to advocate for the KC regional tech industry. Learn more
  • KC SmartPort
    February 09 | 2:00PM
    CSCMP | Tour of Coleman & Kubota

    Join us the afternoon of February 9 for a tour of Coleman and Kubota. From 2:00 - 3:00 we will tour the Coleman Distribution Center and see how Coleman runs its operations. From 3:15 - 3:45 attendees will tour the new Kubota facility at Logistics Park Kansas City. 

    $20 members
    $30 non-members

    Location: Coleman Distribution Center • 17150 W Mercury St • Gardner, KS
    Time: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

    Click here to register!  Registration closes Monday, February 8.
    If you have any questions please contact Morgan Bell at bell@kcsmartport.com

    February 10 | 7:30AM
    Board of Directors Meeting
    The KCADC Board meets monthly, except August.

    The meeting is held for KCADC Board of Directors members only. For more information on how to become involved, please contact Bob Marcusse at (816) 374-5676.

    Location: Union Station • Level C • Arthur Stilwell Room
    Time: 7:30 - 8:30 a.m.
  • KC SmartPort
    February 17 | 12:30PM
    Transportation Futures Symposium
    A premiere event focusing on Transportation Futures. A compelling dialogue about new transportation ideas for the technology era with an introduction by Irv Hockaday, retired president and chief executive officer of Hallmark Cards, Inc., and a keynote address by William Clay Ford Jr., executive chairman of Ford Motor Company. The event will also include a panel discussion with industry, policy and technology experts. 

    Location: Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts • 1601 Broadway • Kansas City, MO 
    Time: 12:30 - 3:00 p.m.

    Reserve your spot.
  • KC SmartPort
    February 25 | 11:30AM
    CSCMP | Industrial Vending and Supply Chain Automation

    The technology available in supply chains today include robotic part retrieval, mobile shelving, vending machines and more. Automation can provide value and lower costs but only if it is deployed as a component of a system that uses data and technology to create visibility at every level. We will discuss systems of accountability and creating measurable goals that define the savings and the operational targets.
    *Lunch is provided with registration.

    $40 members
    $50 non-members
    $25 educators
    Free for students - contact Morgan Bell at bell@kcsmartport.com to register. 

    Location: Union Station Board Room • 30 W. Pershing • Kansas City, MO
    Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

    Click here to register! Registration closes Monday, February 8.
    If you have any questions please contact Morgan Bell at bell@kcsmartport.com

  • KC Animal Health
    February 25 | 12:00PM
    Webinar: “Steps for Reinventing Your Veterinary Career”

    Yes, you enjoy your private practice . . . but is there more? Could there be greater satisfaction awaiting you in a position within your area of expertise in the veterinary industry? The answer is “Yes!” and Stacy Pursell will show you why in this special Employment Insider Webinar Series from The VET Recruiter®. Stacy, who’s been an executive recruiter/search consultant for more than 18 years and recruits top talent exclusively in the Veterinary and Animal Health Industry, will discuss what types of jobs are available in industry, what qualifications are needed, and how to transition into the corporate world. Joining Stacy, will be our special guest, Dr. Karen E. Felsted, CPA, MS, CVPM, CVA. Dr. Felsted is a veterinarian and experienced business consultant who leads PantheraT, a management consulting firm that works exclusively with veterinary practices and with companies in the animal health world that provide pharmaceuticals, dietary products and business services to veterinary practices.  Dr. Felsted will talk about the overall veterinary market and how the skills you’ve developed in practice can transition to an industry position. 

    When you attend this session, you will discover: 

    • The reasons veterinarians leave practice to work in industry
    • The types of job opportunities available, along with their responsibilities
    • The specific steps for landing a job in industry
    • How to accurately assess your knowledge and skills
    • How to establish a great relationship with a recruiter
    • What the market looks like
    • And much more!

    Join Stacy Pursell of The VET Recruiter® and Dr. Karen E. Felsted of PantheraT on Thursday, February 25 at 12:00 Noon CST/1:00 PM EST and learn the “Steps for Reinventing Your Veterinary Career”!  Space is limited!

    February 26 | 11:30AM
    E.D. Alliance and Real Estate Advisory Council Luncheon
    Please not that E.D. Alliance and Real Estate Advisory Council Meetings are open to community and county partners only. 

    For more information about E.D. Alliance membership please contact Jennifer Lyon at 816.374.5648.


    Location: Union Station | KC Chamber Board Room
    Time: 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

There are no events for February 2016

KCADC Annual Meeting

KCADC Full Council Investor Briefings

12@12 Investor Roundtable

E.D. Alliance

Women in Development

KC Animal Health Corridor Homecoming

KC Animal Health Investment Forum

KC SmartPort Annual Industry Briefing