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 idea at a time. The six categories of entry included:


Spanning from all over the nation, these tech savvy entrepreneurs brought to the stage through captivating videos and slideshows, some of the most amazing ideas with highly efficient practical uses. From purifying your “personal air” space, to implementing better practices of detecting intoxicated drivers, glowing water bottles reminding you to “hydrate”, and so much more, this action packed event left attendees on the edge of their seats wanting more! It also didn’t hurt to have Sprint’s CEO Mr. Marcelo Claure himself give one of the most inspiring speeches of the night filled with: passion, energy, and excitement for the future. You can find more information on all 10 companies, by visiting: SprintAccel

Overall, TechStars Demo Day for the Sprint Accelerator was one for the books and a refreshing event to showcase just how much Kansas City is truly thriving with an entrepreneurial spirit!

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