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Summer in the Sand

Summer in the Sand offers opportunities for entrepreneurs to network with each other and learn from some of the best in the industry. The topics are tailored to the needs of the Sandbox-funded startups, but offer an impressive lineup of themes and experts to prompt discussion around some of the hottest topics for KC entrepreneurs. 

All sessions run from 3 - 4:30 p.m. and are held at Plexpod Westport Commons.

This Summer's Line-Up

July 3 | How to Pitch to the Sandbox
Ready to bring your idea to the Sandbox? Gain valuable insight from Jeff Shackelford, Digital Sandbox KC director, on the Sandbox process and tips for making an effective pitch for funding support from Digital Sandbox KC. 

August 13 | Regional Funding for Early-Stage Entrepreneurs
Get introduced (or re-introduced) to some of the key players in the Kansas City early-stage capital market. Find out what investors look for, and how you can position yourself for the best possible chance of a “yes.”

September 17 | Growing Your Startup Team
One of the most important parts of a startup is the team. But how do you find the right talent to drive your startup? Learn about some great programs, such as Venture for America, that may help you bring high-quality talent to your company.




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