Three Techweek KC Events You Should Consider Attending

Techweek, one of the largest technology conferences in the country, is coming this week to Kansas City for the first time. KC was chosen because of the incredible tech growth we have had in the area thanks to Google Fiber. The arrival of Techweek shows the nation that Kansas City is on the cutting edge. Besides the awesome parties and networking events, here are three events we are excited to attend during Techweek KC. Emerging City This is the event that really dives into how Kansas City has grown with Google Fiber and other tech initiatives along with predictions and plans for the future of Kansas City’s tech community. The…

Big Kansas City To Be Hosted At Hangar9 2014

Big Kansas City To Be Hosted At Hangar9 2014   Silicon Prairie News is hosting this years Big Kansas City which will be taking place in Hangar9 from October 8-10. Forbes has declared Big Kansas City as, “one of the top conferences to attend for entrepreneurs.” It’s a conference where founders, designers, developers, investors and more, converging on the Midwest for a span of two and a half days. While sharing ideas, offering advice, co-creating experiences, and inspiring one another. Notable speakers include co-founder and co-CEO of Warby Parker, Neil Blumenthal. Warby Parker is a designer eyewear company that sells at revolutionary prices while offering a buy one, give one…

Connect with Technology Industry Professionals at the Kcnext Summer Networking Event

Connect with Technology Industry Professionals at the Kcnext Summer Networking Event There’s still time to get tickets for the 2013 KCnext Summer Networking Event on Aug. 15, where you can link with hundreds of Kansas City tech professionals in a place that CNET called “deliciously cool.” The KCnext Summer Networking Event is an opportunity to “connect with technology industry professionals, exchange innovative ideas and establish beneficial relationships and strategic partnerships to grow your business.” It also promotes the innovators and technological assets unique to Kansas City. Attendees can take part in a raffle for new tech gadgets and enjoy a bar stocked with Boulevard beer. Tickets are free for members,…