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Everyone’s got a big idea.

Make48: World’s Fastest Invention Competition 


Teams of all ages, genders, backgrounds, and places develop BRAND NEW ideas in a weekend invent-a-thon. 48 hours to plan, prototype and pitch an idea for prizes and licensing potential.

It is a valuable resource for anyone and everyone to gain insight into the innovation community.

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The Ultimate Inventor Resource:

Meet KCAI Graduate and Season 1 Winner Hannah Fine

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Hannah Fine is not your typical inventor. As a Kansas City Art Institute graduate, Fine’s passions align more with the creative side of development, a rare find in a usually…

Forging Designs At Hammerspace

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Makers are gonna make and many of them create at the long-running Hammerspace.  Hammerspace has been cranking out Makers since 2011. The workshop is home to a group of creatives…

The Next Wave of Innovation Will Come From America’s Forgotten Communities (via Forbes)

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Tech companies have been scaling the globe for years, leaving the majority of economic opportunity in the hands of a select few. It’s time to discover ways to accelerate emerging…

Building Confidence With MINDDRIVE

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Building creates many things.  We create the buildings we live and work in, vehicles, products, gadgets, but it also creates confidence.  This is the mission behind MINDDRIVE.  MINDDRIVE is an…

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