Trending in 2020

KC Tech Specs is designed to provide insight into the metrics at play as this region prepares to do the work to accelerate Kansas City as a tech hub. As learned from past regional initiatives like Google Fiber's high-speed internet, opportunities will emerge that dramatically increase that acceleration. This section explores four emerging topics we're tracking that are already making the news. Download the full report to learn more.

Data is essential to understand the story of Kansas City’s tech industry. But what are the other narratives that may emerge before KC Tech Specs v4 is released? Transformative technology projects like the hyperloop and 5G wireless technology will play a significant role in shaping the future of tech in the region. Additionally, policy changes around data privacy statutes and computer science education standards have the opportunity to propel the industry forward or hinder its pace.

*This information represents a portion of the Trending in 2020 of KC Tech Specs v3. For the full report, use the button below to download.

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