Training and Events Calendar

Feb 28 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
This class will meet on February 28, March 7, March 14, March 21, March 28, March 30 (farm tour), April 4, April 7 (farm tour), April 11 and April 18. Attendance at all sessions is strongly encouraged. Grow your farm 2018 is to train and support beginning farmers and others who want to evaluate and[...]
Apr 5 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Google's Grow Your Business webinar @ online
UMKC SBTDC and ElevationLAB are excited to invite you to join us online for a webinar led by Google! Paige Cahill a national trainer for Google’s “Get Your Business Online” Program will coach and connect you to Google tools and online marketing best practices to help you grow your business, get found, and succeed online.[...]
  Why is cybersecurity important to the Department of Defense and you? Today, more than ever, the Department of Defense (DoD) relies upon external contractors and suppliers to carry out a wide range of missions. Sensitive data is shared with these companies and must be protected. Inadequate safeguards of this sensitive data may threaten America’s national[...]
Intellectual Property Basics and Local Inventor Resources @ ELEVATIONLAB at SBTDC
This program, co sponsored with the United States Patent and Trademark Office and the Elijah J. McCoy Midwest Regional USPTO office will allow you to learn basic information about intellectual property and local resources to help you protect your ideas. You are welcome to bring a lunch to this no fee event. Feel free to[...]
Entrepreneurial Mindset for Workforce Engagement: Not Just for Small Biz Anymore @ Plexpod Westport Commons
Entrepreneurial mindset is problem solving and action. Learn how it’s used for workforce training, creating an engaging culture in established companies, and building new small businesses. Hosted as part of Kansas City Global Entrepreneurship week. Register here.
Discovering Customer Value with Your Business Model Canvas @ Plexpod at Westport Commons
Work hands-on on your Business Model Canvas and Value Proposition Canvas to identify and articulate customer value for your business, whether it’s technology-based or a new product or service. Hosted as part of Kansas City Global Entrepreneurship Week. Register here
Successful Strategies to Develop, Fund and Market Your Technology @ Plexpod at Westport Commons
Successful entrepreneurs, tech coaches and developers share strategies for product development, the funding process, and marketing partnerships to help you commercialize your product or service. Hosted as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week Kansas City. Register here
Entrepreneurial Mindset Training - Independence @ BlendWell Community Cafe | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
Do you want to learn how to be an entrepreneur? Have a business idea that hasn’t yet been tested in the marketplace? This class will empower learning through entrepreneurial thinking and immerse participants in experiences to develop entrepreneurial skills. You will accomplish these goals using a canvas tool to test assumptions in the real world[...]