EDC Events

Annual Joint Legislative Luncheon May 21 – The Northland Joint Legislative Luncheon will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 21, at the Embassy Suites KCI, 7640 NW Tiffany Springs Parkway, Kansas City.

The event will feature updates from our Missouri State Legislators about the current session in Jefferson City.

You may RSVP online at this link before May 15. If you have questions or need assistance, please contact Stephanie Deppen at sdeppen@plattecountyedc.com or 816-270-2134.

Next Strategic Planning Session Set for June 26The series of community meetings will conclude with a look at "entrepreneurism."

Look North Awards Luncheon – Sept. 19, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Keystone Awards Breakfast – Dec. 11, 7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Regularly Scheduled Events

Northland Coffee Connect Each Wednesday

The Northland Coffee Connect is held from 7:45 to 9 a.m. each Wednesday at iWerx, 1520 Clay Street, North Kansas City. Northland Coffee Connect is a free, weekly networking and entrepreneurial support event, incorporating presentations by business owners who have inspiring stories to share with a diverse audience of mentors, advisers, and fellow business owners. Presenters and attendees are generally those interested in starting and growing businesses in Greater Kansas City's Northland, iincluding both Clay and Platte counties.

Join the Lunch Connection Each Month

On the fourth Tuesday of each month, the Clay County Economic Development Council co-sponsors a fun networking event, The Lunch Connection.

Held at Trezo Mare in the Briarcliff Center, 4105 N. Mulberry Drive, Kansas City, the event is from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Also joining the event are co-sponsors the Riverside Chamber of Commerce and the Briarcliff Business Partner Alliance.

Participants pay for their own lunch, and RSVPs are requested to samuel.jones@commercebank.com.

Cocktails & Collaboration Monthly at iWerx

The third Thursday of each month, iWerx co-working office space sponsors a networking and learning happy hour, Cocktails & Collaboration.

The networking and dialogue are free each month at iWerx, 1520 Clay St. North Kansas City.