Sprint Accelerator | Class of 2015

Thursday June 4th held one of the most exciting events to take place during 1WeekKC: TechStars “Sprint Accelerator” Demo Day at the Kauffman Center for Performing Arts. 10 Elite startups who are working to shape the future of healthcare one

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Startup Village Takes Kauffman Stadium!

1WeekKC’s Wednesday event: EDay at the “K”  kicked off under a private tent behind the stadium. The fantastic panel of entrepreneurs: Anna Stork of Luminaid, Hailee Bland-Walsh of City Gym KC, Brad Jannega of WebPT, Tom Ellingson of Fandeavor, and Davyeon

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Rookie Lunch A Delicious Success!

Friday kicked off 1WeekKC’s celebration of entrepreneurship in Kansas City. Seven days of uniting: innovators, thinkers, purveyors of aspiration, and those who want to dive into the world of entrepreneurship in KC. There was no better way to start the

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The Future of the KCSV

There’s been a lot of talk and even some gossip lately about the latest news coming from the KCSV. Some people have heard that the residents in the Spring Valley neighborhood are rising up and rallying against the KCSV. Others

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[POLL] Who will win the World Series (aka #SiliconSeries)?

The stage is set. The teams are ready. The 2014 World Series is here! It’s a battle between the Kansas City Royals and the San Francisco Giants. But it’s more than that, really. SF representing the historic Silicon Valley and KC representing

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Google Fiber Upgrade – Hello Wireless 802.11ac!

For almost two years, the 4454 House in the Kansas City Startup Village has been connected to Google Fiber. Needless to say, the startup entrepreneurs have been on cloud nine as they enjoy some of the fastest broadband speeds in the

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Village Talk on Tech Circuit – KMBZ Business Channel 1660 AM

On April 30, KCSV co-leader Matthew Marcus (@TheMarcus) took a moment to speak with Krista Klaus and the rest of the panel on KMBZ Business Channel 1660 AM’s “Tech Circuit” radio show. Tech Circuit is Kansas City’s only radio program dedicated

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Announcing the KCSV Committee

As the KCSV enters into year two of it’s existence, many of the co-leaders, supporters and followers have been asking the question, “what’s next?” The village has certainly seen some amazing growth and prosperity since it’s humble beginnings in late

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February 6, 2014: In Kansas City, Kansas it is now EyeVerify Day!

The accolades for start-up EyeVerify, and it’s CEO Toby Rush, keep rolling in. Today is officially EyeVerify Day in Kansas City, Kansas. KCK Mayor Mark Holland made the proclamation this evening at the Wyandotte County Commission Meeting. “”EyeVerify has been recognized

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Fiber Fridays! Episode 6 – Amazon Prime Air in the KCSV?

A drone-style helicopter flying over the KCSV.

So, this week on Fiber Friday we’ll be testing out bitorrent speeds from … WTF!? What’s that in the sky!!?? Are we being attacked by aliens? Is it Independence Day?? #takecover Nope, that’s just Teams Hoopla.io and Handprint testing out the

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