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View the KC Entrepreneurial Map - based on physical spaces listed on this page
Scale Up! Kansas City - Launches January 15, 2015
MoCoLab - KU Mobile Collaboratory
Exploring assets and obstacles to the growth of KC's Entreprenuerial ecosystem - Silicon Prairie News story provides links to Heike Mayer's paper, "Entrepreneurial Community in Kansas City: From Fragmented to Collaborative?" You can participate by completing the survey mapping KC's Tech Universe until the end of January 2013, enter to win a Roasterie gift card.
ShowMe SxSW Wiki - follow the Missouri team @SxSW
BreadKC - supporting local creativity, one meal at a time.
Startup Genome Kansas City - Community Builders, 1st Time Entrepreneurs, Startups, Investors, Economic Researchers.
Entrepreneur Support Organizations (ESOs):
aSTEAM Village - Expanded learning strategy in before/after-school and weekend environments using STEAM curriculum program for family members in Kansas City, Missouri and Kansas City, Kansas.
CEED - Center for Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Development
Code for Kansas City | Code for America Brigade
Digital Sandbox KC - the Sandbox brings the region together and innovative ideas to life
The Disruption Institute - making #KC the world leader in mobile device innovation.
The Feld Fiberhouse - now the Handprint House
FwdKC - Calendar, News & Jobs
HackEdKC - A 24-hour hackathon event challenging students to use technology to solve problems in their communities.
H & R Block Business and Career Center - Central Library
Homes for Hackers - If you're a hacker looking for a home in the Google Fiberhoods of KC
KC Startup Foundation - champions KC's entrepreneur community
KC Startup Village - If you're a startup looking to locate your business in the Google Fiberhoods of KC.
What is KCSV?! - Awesome video discusses supporting the entire entrepreneurial stack in KC.
KCITP - a grassroots tech community of 9,500+ IT professionals
teKC is your guide to KC's awesome tech community.
KCNext - The Technology Council of Kansas City.
KCSourcelink - linking Kansas City's businesses to the right resources at the right time.
KCBizCare - Kansas City, Mo.'s Business Customer Service Center, is your concierge to City services.
Urban Business Growth Initiative - a partnership of @UMKC's @KCSourceLink & @KCMO @KCBizCare
MECA Challenge KC - Kansas City's Student Innovation Competition
PocketCake - Leading supporter of Kansas City's software development community
CEED - Activating Entrepreneurs
Who Got Funded - The World's Largest Funding Base
Coworking, Hacker, Maker, Incubator & Accelerator Spaces:
Effort is underway to form a Kansas City Coworking Alliance - May 2015
Bauer Machine Works - space for artists of many disciplines, galleries & small businesses
BetaBlox - seed accelerator/business incubator designed to help start-up companies achieve a higher likelihood of success at a faster speed.
Bioscience & Technology Business Center at the University of Kansas
Co-Work Waldo - "friendly, quick and easy place to drop in and get lots done."
Cowtown Computer Congress of Kansas City (CCCKC) - Kansas City's Hackerspace
Ennovations Center - Business, Biotech & Kitchen Incubator
FABLAB at MCC - Business & Technology Campus
Farm To Table Kitchen Incubator
Hammerspace Workshop - Biggest Makerspace in Kansas City & Digital Fabrication Service
LEaP Lab - Hallmark Cards (not public)
Lincoln Building - at the BEU, 18th & Vine
MadeInKCMO - The Jarboe Initiative is building a Maker Village
Maker Studio at Science City Union Station
OfficePort - collaborative, creative collocation - home of Google Fiber RFI Response Team [Feb 2010 to today]
Plexpod - Plexpod is People Space: A Coworking Community
Spark Centre - where new ideas ignite in Kansas City
SparkLabKC - 10 companies > up to $18k per company > 90 days
Sprint Accelerator powered by Techstars - Fueling the mobile health revolution
Think Big Coworking - "most collaborative community in KC" - coworking space where people get stuff done!
Think Big Partners (& Think Big Ventures) - helps early-stage companies grow through our network of in-house services & partners
TechShop - not in KC yet but we need one
The Bunker - hopefully coming soon!
Village Square - KCSV Coworking Space at CEED
What is Civic Hacking? - Great video from Code for Sacramento
Gigabit City Summit - January 2015
HackEdKC - November 15 - 16, 2014
Hacking the Gigabit City - Friday, March 22, 2013 at 5:00 PM - Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 9:00 PM (PDT)
Hack of the Sexes - Friday April 26, 2013 at 6:00 PM - Saturday April 27th, 2013 at 6:00 PM (PDT)
Startup Grind Kansas City - watch for announcement of Feb. meeting - kick off on Jan. 17 was incredible with Tim Barton, FreightQuote.
CityCamp - Watch site for 2013 announcement
CityAge - Dec 3 & 4
iKC: The Unconference - Oct. 3, 2013 an open format conference to facilitate collisions between innovators, entrepreneurs, investors and connectors.
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