Conference Details

Friday, March 2, 2018
8 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Cost: $85 CPE: 7 hours (1.5 hour ethics available)

Henry W. Bloch Executive Hall for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
5108 Cherry Street, Kansas City, MO, 64110
UMKC Campus Map

Conference Documents

Documents for the conference will be provided at the conference. Participants are encouraged to bring laptops or other electronic devices with them. Wifi will be provided for attendees.

Agenda & Speakers

Presentation/Session descriptions can be found under the speaker name using the speaker biography link. Topics and speakers are subject to change. Any changes and updates will be posted immediately on the conference website under Agenda & Speakers.


Campus parking is available in the Cherry Street parking structure. Please see the above campus map for instructions on how to enter from Oak Street directly north of the Bloch School and Student Union. Students will be present on the 4th floor of the parking structure in clearly visible STAFF t-shirts to hand out parking hang tags for the event. It is recommended that you bring proof of registration to cross-reference with the registration checklist.


Both the Holiday Inn and Embassy Suites Country Club Plaza locations recognize a "UMKC rate". However, this is a local discount and will only be applied if you contact the local front desk to make your reservation.

Holiday Inn Country Club Plaza
One E 45th Street, Kansas City, MO 64111
Contact: (816) 753-7400

Embassy Suites by Hilton Kansas City Plaza
220 West 43rd Street, Kansas City, MO 64111
Contact: (816) 756-1720

There are many nice hotels at the Country Club Plaza if you prefer to utilize a hotel auction website.

Henry W. Bloch School of Management
5110 Cherry Street
Kansas City, MO 64110

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