April 01 | 10:00AM
    Industry Event | Husch Blackwell KC Region Outlook 2021
    Join Husch Blackwell for a webinar looking at local commercial real estate, development and construction trends moving beyond the COVID-19 pandemic. Panelists will share what they anticipate for the immediate future and the next 12 to 18 months. 

    Time: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. 
    Location: Virtual

  • KC Animal Health
    April 07 | 7:30AM
    Regulatory Affairs 101

    Animal Health Regulatory 101: Introductory Course on Animal Drug and Vaccine Development


    Virtual Event | April 7 - 8 | 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    This two-day virtual workshop will provide attendees with the regulatory insights necessary to make smarter business decisions in management and leadership in the animal health industry. This program provides an overview of essential regulatory guidelines, terminology, concepts and applications in the day-to-day animal health business management.


  • KC Animal Health
    April 07 | 3:00PM
    Bar K Pet Industry Night
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    Wednesday, April 7 | 4:00 - 10:00 p.m.
    Where: Bar K | 501 BERKLEY PARKWAY, KANSAS CITY, MO  64120

    Bar K is celebrating the Pet Industry the first Wednesday of each month with Pet Industry Night! This is Bar K’s way of saying thanks to the people who take care of our doggos. From the vet techs to the groomers and everyone in between – thank you. The first Wednesday of each month belongs to you. You get free dog entry, half-off snacks, $1 off all domestic drafts $3 off all draft cocktails. We also have complimentary apps from 5-6 pm. 

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    April 14 | 7:30AM
    Board of Directors Meeting
    The meeting is held for KCADC Board of Directors members ONLY. For more information on how to become involved, please contact Tim Cowden or 816.374.5676.

    Location: via Zoom
    Time:  7:30 - 9:00 am
  • KC Animal Health
    April 15 | 11:00AM
    Nexus Informatics Conference

    Nexus Event
    Virtual | April 15- 16 | 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

    The Nexus Informatics Conference is a unique blend of informatics perspectives and expertise – industry, academia, medicine, agriculture, technology and biology – a true “nexus”.  Attendees will have opportunities to discover capabilities, share tactical approaches to problem solving, explore synergies, and launch potential collaborations.

  • KC Animal Health
    April 21 | 2:00PM
    NIAA Annual Conference
    Virtual | April 21 - 23

    As animal agriculture leaders with diverse backgrounds and expertise seek to better understand current agriculture and food system issues affecting their sector of today’s food system, the NIAA Annual Conference provides a forum to learn, collaborate and act.  The 2020 conference theme and agenda provide the opportunity to engage with visionary leaders as, together, we explore their insights and expertise. The annual conference, which overlaps Earth Day on April 22, will feature industry leaders and explore a holistic view of sustainability.

  • TeamKC
    April 22 | 9:00AM
    Industry Event | Neurodiversity and Employment: Strategies to Enhance Workforce Practices
    Join Disability:In for this webinar featuring Dr. Scott Robertson, Senior Policy Advisor, U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Disability Employment Policy. He will define and describe neurodiversity at work and neurodivergence before discussing key strategies for employers to support talented neurodivergent workers to drive business missions.

    Time: 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. 
    Location: Virtual 

  • TeamKC
    April 22 | 1:00PM
    Industry Event | #SafeReturnKC
    #SafeReturnKC Return to Workplace | Childcare & Mental Health Support for Employees

    Since the start of the pandemic, women are disproportionately leaving the workforce due to the demands of child care, elder care and resulting mental health challenges.

    Join for a dynamic conversation on employer policies supporting child care and mental health resources for employees as organizations pivot back to in-person work environments.

    Time: 1 - 2 p.m.
    Location: Virtual

  • KC Animal Health
    April 26 | 9:30AM
    NBAF Scientific Symposium

    NBAF Scientific Symposium 

    Virtual | April 26 - 30 | 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

    In preparation for the NBAF opening later this year, USDA is hosting a virtual Scientific Symposium as a 5-day series of presentations and dialogues.  The purpose is to share innovative research being conducted in the fields of emerging, transboundary animal and zoonotic diseases as well as to facilitate dialogues around research gaps and response needs in these areas.

    Each day will address one of the following themes. Speakers will provide an overview of new technologies and methodologies within each topic, and participants will be encouraged to identify challenges and opportunities in developing and advancing understanding in these areas.

    • Viral Disease Pathogenesis
    • Next-Generation Diagnostics
    • Next-Generation Vaccines
    • Epidemiology and Disease Ecology
    • Emergency Response Research

  • TeamKC
    April 27 | 11:30AM
    Industry Event | Cultivating a Diverse Workplace
    At a time when we continue to foster economic growth in our business community, it is increasingly crucial to recruit and retain diverse talent in our city and region. There are many layers to the recruitment and retention of talent and successful businesses develop a comprehensive action plan as a part of their overall DEI strategy.

    In this session, we will look at a series of topics related to leadership development and talent cultivation. We will discuss data regarding leaders of color, identify how to create a pipeline of candidates, and explore the strategies for creating a culture of belonging that is rooted in both equity and inclusion.

    Host: KC Chamber

    Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    Location: Virtual

  • TeamKC
    April 29 | 1:00PM
    Recruiter Roundtable | DEI&B Conversations
    Our next interactive, camera-on roundtable conversation will focus on diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging. We’ve invited DEI&B leaders from within the TeamKC network to join breakout rooms and participate in small-group discussions. Don’t miss your chance to gain insights from experts and share your own challenges and successes.

    This event is exclusively for KCADC / TeamKC investor members. Contact Angela Kennedy to get involved.

    Time: 1 - 2 p.m.
    Location: Via Zoom
There are no events for April 2021

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