1: You should know
What They're Watching in 2018
The KC Business Journal recently took a look at the upcoming year through the perspective of 16 local business and civic leaders.

Among those leaders are Mayor Sly James, CEO of CommunityAmerica Lisa Ginter, and KC Tech Council President, Ryan Weber.

From KCI and Hyperloop, to school funding and tax reform, learn more about what's going to be on the radar for 2018 here.
2: You should go
The Faces of Security
What:
SnapIT Solutions is hosting this exciting panel discussion of diverse information security experts to discuss everything from the ever changing role of a CISO to the emerging trends and aspects in workforce development, recruitment, employment and retainment in a variety of security fields. Make sure you bring your business cards for networking opportunities! See panelists here.

´╗┐ When:
Thursday, January 25
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Where:
GRID Collaborative Workspace
12022 Blue Valley Pkwy
Overland Park, KS 66213

Cost:
Free

Register here .
This event doesn't fit in your schedule? Want to see more tech opportunities?

´╗┐Check out our events page !
3: Your council info
#MOLegKCTC
Missouri Legislative Day Now Full
Thanks to all who have joined our delegation as we visit Jefferson City next Wednesday to address CS Ed with Missouri Legislators. The event is now full, but contact us if you would like to be added to the waitlist.

Leaders from the tech industry and education will join to advocate on behalf of our students. Follow the hashtag #MOLegKCTC for live updates throughout the day.
Volunteer to speak at a local school, share the story of your career in STEM, and inspire future technologists and engineers.
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