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May 2019

NetWork Kansas Classes

Wednesday, May 1, 2019
NetWork Kansas Classes

Please visit the NetWork Kansas class schedule for topics offered throughout the year.

National Small Business Week 2019

Sunday, May 5, 2019Saturday, May 11, 2019

National Small Business Week is a national recognition event to honor the United States' top entrepreneurs each year. The distinguished group of small business owners are hailed each year by the U.S. Small Business Administration and a collection of event co-hosts.

Innovative Business Transition Strategies Webinar

Monday, May 6, 2019
12:00 pm1:00 pm

This webinar will present innovative rural community strategies for transitioning local businesses. Our featured speaker is Bob Stowell, community leader and attorney from Ord, Nebraska. Bob will share very specific strategies his rural community has employed to transition important local businesses to a new generation. Ord is among Nebraska’s high performing rural communities with a reputation for impactful rural development. This workshop will provide listeners with a chance to learn about effective business transitions and engage in a conversation on this topic.
To get connected to the webinar:

Step 1: Go to the following URL:
Step 2: Click on 'Enter as a Guest' option. Type in your name then click on 'Enter Room'
Step 3: Dial in conference number: 1-866-579-8110 followed by the access code: 376689#
Step 4: Make sure to mute your computer speakers if you are on the call to reduce feedback, and please mute your phone if you are not asking a question to reduce background noise and distractions.

Rural Rise Monthly WebConference

Thursday, May 16, 2019
2:00 pm EDT3:00 pm EDT
Rural Rise Monthly WebConference

Join monthly conversations around successes and learnings from diverse communities across the country.

The Mayors Conference on Entrepreneurship

Monday, May 20, 2019Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Kansas City, MO
The Mayors Conference on Entrepreneurship

Don Macke will be presenting at the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation's annual conference for mayors who want to help communities and cities "grow their own."

Kauffman Foundation Eship Summit

Tuesday, May 21, 2019Thursday, May 23, 2019
Kansas City, MO
Kauffman Foundation Eship Summit

The ESHIP Summit is an annual convening that brings together entrepreneurial ecosystem builders – leaders connecting communities to accelerate entrepreneurship. e2 Entrepreneurial Systems is a sponsor.