UMKC Innovation Center partners with the university and the community to spark and sustain entrepreneurial efforts within our region and across the country.

KCSourceLink connects KC entrepreneurs to the right resource at the right time.

MOSourceLink connects Missouri entrepreneurs to the right resource at the right time.

Whiteboard2Boardroom connects entrepreneurs and businesses to technologies available for licensing.

Digital Sandbox KC provides early-stage proof-of-concept support for digital products.

Missouri Small Business & Technology Development Center provides technical assistance to startup and existing businesses.

ScaleUP! Kansas City helps businesses with revenues around $200K scale toward their first $1 million.

Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Centers helps local businesses obtain government contracts.

KCInvestED helps investors learn more about investing in KC startups.

SourceLink® helps communities nationwide build vibrant and vital entrepreneurial ecosystems.
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Discovery Ridge Expansion in Columbia, Missouri

On Monday, the University of Missouri announced plans for an expansion of Discovery Ridge, an emerging research park, in Columbia, Missouri. One look at the renderings, it’s obvious this 80,000 square-foot, multi-tenant building will hit the scene in dramatic fashion. The facility will include lab and office space, housing companies that focus on human health, veterinary medicine, nutrition, bioengineering, biology, environmental sciences and agriculture.
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