• TeamKC
    May 04 | 8:00AM
    Recruiter Roundtable

    Join fellow talent acquisition leaders for networking and an in-depth discussion on what companies in our region are doing differently to recruit the next generation of talent, Gen Z.

    We'll discuss topics including resume application processing and tracking systems (beyond Glassdoor and LinkedIn) and how the talent landscape is changing across industries.

    8:00-8:15 a.m. | Registration, Networking, and Breakfast*
    8:15-9:30 a.m. | Roundtable Discussion

    *Please let us know if you have any dietary restrictions.

    This is a KCADC member event. Due to space, please limit your RSVP to two representatives per company.

    Location: Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation | Conference Center

  • TeamKC
    May 09 | 11:30AM
    Hiring Vets is Good Business

    Whether you're in healthcare, engineering, technology, or business, finding the right candidate sometimes feels harder than it should be. But there's a pool of graduates who already have the work ethic, discipline and skills to hit the ground running - Military Veterans. Join us for this thought provoking Lunch and Learn about the benefits of hiring veterans and how best to reach them.


  • TeamKC
    May 15 | 11:15AM
    Olathe HR Roundtable | Beating 3% Unemployment

    This month we will discuss how business can adjust their recruitment efforts in light of 3% unemployment (and lower in JOCO!). Come ready to share and explore recruiting and retention strategies that work.

    This program is valid for 1.0 PDCs for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP.


  • TeamKC
    May 16 | 4:00PM
    K-State | Research Showcase

    Connect with Kansas State University expertise at the 2018 K-State Research Showcase on May 16, 4:00 to 6:30 p.m. at K-State Olathe (22201 W. Innovation Drive, Olathe, KS). More than 80 of the university’s researchers will be available to help identify the solutions that will elevate your organization, and staff will be on hand to discuss K-State’s business-friendly research agreements and processes. View a list of exhibitors.


  • KC Animal Health
    May 16 | 4:00PM
    K-State Research Showcase

    The next K-State Research Showcase is slated for 4:00 to 6:30 p.m. May 16, 2018, at K-State Olathe. The showcase is designed to:

      • Open doors to the breadth of K-State research expertise and resources
      • Show how K-State's research strengths are aligned with area needs and how researchers can help industry solve R&D problems and develop long-term strategies
      • Tell success stories
      • Highlight processes K-State has in place to facilitate collaboration
      • Help attendees and exhibitors meet many possible collaborators in a short period of time
    Learn more
  • TeamKC
    May 17 | 5:30PM
    Young Professionals of Color-KC (YPOC-KC)

    Join Kauffman Scholars, Inc. (KSI) and the Hispanic Development Fund (HDF) for their kick-off event for the Young Professionals of Color-KC (YPOC-KC) series!

    YPOC-KC is a new initiative led by KSI and HDF focused on diversity-centered resources and networking for the developing multicultural professional. Programming offered by YPOC-KC will be free and open to the general public as we look to partner with various organizations throughout the Kansas City area. Each YPOC-KC event will dig into the various diversity-focused topics that are essential to supporting and growing a diverse professional workforce in our city. The goal is to assist young professionals of color in Kansas City in finding the support they need to help build and lead Kansas City.


    May 23 | 4:30PM
    KCADC Investor Pop-Up Event
    KCADC Investor Pop-Up Events offer our regional partners an additional opportunity to connect and network with KC regional leaders. Hosted by KCADC investors, for KCADC investors, watch for new events popping up across the metro throughout the year.

    For more information about becoming a KCADC investor, please contact Jennifer Lyon at 816.374.5648.
  • TeamKC
    May 24 | 8:00AM
    Advisory Board Meeting
    This meeting is held for TeamKC Advisory Board members only. For more information on how to get involved, contact Jessica Palm.

    Location: Union Station | KCADC | Presentation Room
    Time: 8:00 - 9:30 a.m.
  • TeamKC
    May 30 | 9:00AM
    Diversity & Inclusion Thought Leaders Workshop

    The Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City is hosting Pam McElvane, Founder and CEO of the National Diversity MBA Magazine hedquartered in Chicago, IL. Pam is known as one of the nations thought leaders in diversity best practices based on Diversity MBAs inclusive leadership index that uniquely measures all aspects of talent management. She will present:

    • The State of Diversity and Inclusion
    • How leaders can position themselves around best practices and principles
    • Next practices for future success

    During this dynamic interactive workshop Human Resources and Diversity & Inclusion leaders with an MBA will have an opportunity to hear from global thought leaders and professionals.

    Space is limited to three representatives per organization. Registration deadline is Monday, May 21 at noon.

    May 31 | 7:30AM
    Q2 Full Council Investor Briefing
    To ensure that our investors stay up-to-date on key initiatives and metro-wide development, each quarter KCADC hosts the Full Council Investor Briefing specifically for its investor members. 

    To learn more about membership in KCADC contact Jennifer Lyon.

There are no events for May 2018

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