KCSW Startup Weekend Bootcamp - March 25, 2015

    Wednesday, March 25, 2015

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KCSW Startup Weekend Bootcamp - March 25, 2015

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Event starts at 6:00 pm

Sprint Accelerator Community Space
210 West 19th Terrace
Kansas City, MO

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What is Startup Weekend Anyway?

Are you new to the Kansas City Startup Community?  Interested in seeing what goes on at a Startup Weekend event?  Join the Kansas City Startup Weekend organizing team for an overview of Startup Weekend and open forum questions.  We will get you hob-knobbing with Startup Weekend alums and Startup Community leaders to brush up on lingo and pick up a few survival tips for May's 54-hour marathon.

Guest Speakers
  • RaRaReader - 1st Place Winner at June 2014 Women's Edition @RaRaReader
  • GiftSprite - Runner-up at June 2014 Women's Edition @GiftSprite
Can't make it March 25th?  Check out our other Bootcamp opportunities!

May 14th -> Pitch Karaoke! http://www.up.co/communities/usa/kansas-city/bootcamp/6052

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6:00 pm
Meet & Greet
Arrive at the venue and get checked in

6:30 pm
Fireside Chat
Learn something new and take it all in!

8:00 pm
Networking and Goodbyes
Make those last-minute connections before you leave


Ari Kern
Regional Manager Southeast USA

Ari Kern is the Regional Manager for the Southeast USA for UP Global and Startup Weekend.  Ari offices out of Kansas City, MO at the Sprint Accelerator powered by Techstars.  UP Global is dedicated to empowering the entrepreneurial community and building networks that drive collaboration and strengthen entrepreneurs worldwide. With a platform offering action-based learning programs, resources, and networks for entrepreneurs and leaders, UP Global aims to be the leading organization strengthening/transforming communities through entrepreneurship.  Ari has facilitated Startup Weekends in the US and recently emceed the UP America Summit in Kansas City.  Ari has explored startup communities throughout her region and now internationally through her involvement in Startup Weekend St. John's.  She is passionate about supporting the individuals making change happen where they live!

Eddie Lorenzo

RaRa Reader - Record your own ebook/audiobook using your own voice so that you can read to your child at any time. Read Aloud, Read Along with RaRa Reader.

Matt Hamilton

Founder of GiftSprite, "We're a simple, elegant mobile app that makes it easy to coordinate gift-giving to kids among family members and friends. give the right gift. every time."

Organizing Team

Techstars Startup Weekend Kansas City is 100% led by volunteer community leaders.
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  • Bob
  • Jen
  • John
  • Neil
  • Troy
  • Ryan
  • Wayne

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